Spring has arrived. You walk over to your thermostat and it won’t turn on, or maybe you’re just ready to make an energy efficiency change in your home. The cost of installing a new air conditioning unit can cost more than people expect. The price will vary depending on the size of your home and […]
Looking to save money on your heating and cooling bills? Before you settle on a solution, learn how air source heat pumps work. These common heat pumps are an inexpensive and efficient option for homes and buildings in milder climates, where winters are not too extreme. Plus, recent technological improvements have made them a viable option in […]
What do poor airflow, blocked vents, dirty fins, clogged drains, filthy filters, and low coolant levels have in common? They’re all problems that can compromise the efficiency of your central air conditioning. Learning how to maintain your air conditioner can result in substantial savings, because a properly maintained system that operates efficiently minimizes your energy […]
There’s plenty of confusion when it comes to purchasing a new heating and air system for your house. One of the most common and easiest to explain is the difference between a single stage unit, a two stage unit and a variable capacity unit. The image below shows the difference between the three. Typically the […]
What is a heat exchanger? If you’re interested in heating or cooling your house with an air source heat pump, a heat exchanger is a vital piece of equipment. In fact, your heat pump requires two heat exchangers to get its job done. To understand why, you’ll need to explore how a heat pump works.