5 Common Misconceptions

5 Common Misconceptions

About Your Heating and Cooling System 1 Bigger Is Always Better Often families seek to purchase a bigger unit when they feel that their current one is not doing the job. However, upsizing is often not the correct solution. In fact, a unit that’s too big can actually...
Guide to Duct Sealing

Guide to Duct Sealing

  Heating and cooling our homes account for more than 50% of our energy cost.  We cringe when we see that heating bill in the cold winter months, when we know that our system has ran almost continuously.  In the winter, we take special effort to ensure that every...
Maintain Your Equipment

Maintain Your Equipment

Dirt and neglect are the top causes of heating and cooling system inefficiency and failure. To ensure efficient system operation, it’s important to perform routine maintenance. Change your air filter regularly. A clean filter will prevent dust and dirt from building...
What is a SEER Rating?

What is a SEER Rating?

Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio The efficiency of central air conditioning systems is rated by a Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio (SEER). In general, the higher the SEER, the less electricity the system needs to do its job. SEER is a mathematically determined ratio...

A Homeowner’s Guide- Understanding HVAC Equipment