HVAC contractors do an amazing variety of work and require many different tools and pieces of equipment. When creating ductwork for a building, for example, they need specific things to work with sheet metal and even more precise tools to create ducts.
Homeowners everywhere are looking for effective ways to save money. One of the biggest line items in any household budget is the energy required to run major home appliances, including the heating and cooling system.
Following these energy efficiency tips will not only save you money on your monthly gas and electric bills but also extend the life expectancy of your system and all its components. Continue reading
Research carried out by the EPA’s Energy Star division shows that most cases of premature HVAC system failures are caused by neglect and dirt and dust due to improper maintenance. Properly maintaining your unit will not only save you money on repair and replacement, but also improve its operation and increase the life span. Continue reading
Ductless split systems have been around for a while but this type of system has recently been gaining in popularity.
Both traditional centralized systems and ductless split systems have their advantages. The appropriate choice depends on the circumstances and needs of each homeowner.
Here are a few questions to help determine if a ductless split system is right for you.
Would you like to save $150 to $180 every year? This can be accomplished by changing your manual thermostat to a new, digital, programmable model. One of the easiest ways to start saving big on utility bills while reducing your energy consumption is to switch to a programmable thermostat. Continue reading