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Why Won’t My Heat Pump Switch to Cooling Mode?

March 27th, 2017

heat-pump-wont-switch-cooling-modeHeat pumps are one of the most energy-efficient choices for both cooling and heating your home. We don’t use our heaters too much during the winter—particularly in comparison to other parts of the country. So in order to save money, it makes sense to have a year-round HVAC system.

But what if your heat pump won’t switch to cooling mode once you need it? Fortunately, you have our team to call for prompt Marietta, GA heat pump services. In the meantime though, keep reading for an explanation as to why this may be occurring.

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Air Conditioner Installation Cost: Determining Factors

March 13th, 2017

air-conditioner-cost-factorsAs spring quickly approaches, our temperatures are staying cool. Mid-late spring is arguably one of the most enjoyable parts of the year in the peach state as far as our weather is concerned. But soon enough, it will get hot and humid again.

When that familiar subtropical climate will grace us with its presence, you want the peace of mind that you are prepared as you can be with a functional air conditioning system. And if you discovered last year that yours is about ready to call it quits, then now is the perfect time to consider a Woodstock, GA AC system installation. But what will it cost you?

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Is Your Household Ready for Spring?

February 24th, 2017

household-ready-for-springWhen it comes to preparing your home and your family for spring, the first thing that likely comes to your mind is warmer weather. So, you should make sure that your air conditioning system is properly maintained and ready to function as efficiently and effectively as possible this cooling season.

But what about your Canton, GA indoor air quality?

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How to Maintain Even Heating throughout Your Home

February 13th, 2017

even-heating-home-maintainOne of the most common reasons that a heater may not heat the space its intended for as well as it should from the get-go is due to improper sizing upon installation. If you inherited your current Peachtree City, GA heating system with your home and notice this problem, then chances are you need to upgrade your system to one that is appropriately sized and fitted for your specific home and needs.

Of course, this is not the only reason your heater may be working inefficiently. There are a number of factors to take into consideration when determining the efficiency of any of your home comfort appliances, and there are a few reasons that your heater might not be heating your home evenly. We’ve covered this below, and offered some suggestions on just how to achieve the even heating that you and your family deserve all winter long.

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Ductless Systems: The Importance of Proper Sizing

January 30th, 2017

ductless-systems-proper-sizingWhen you are seeking a way to most efficiently heat and cool your home, you can’t do much better than having a zoned HVAC system installed. Zoning allows you to have multiple air handlers and subsequent thermostats throughout your home, so that you can customize the temperature in each room. Not only is this more efficient than any other option—you don’t have to heat or cool unoccupied rooms—but it’s also a great way to prevent family arguments as everyone has control over their own temperature!

It is possible to adapt a zone control system to your existing central air conditioner or furnace. But if you’re in the market for a new HVAC system or are at least considering one, then you’d do well to keep a Whittier, NC ductless split heating and cooling system in mind. Ductless systems are extremely efficient and deliver a consistent, quiet flow of conditioned air to keep you and your home comfortable all year-round. However, they can only work to their fullest potential if they are correctly sized for your home to begin with.

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Why and When You Should Invest in Duct Testing

January 16th, 2017

Most homeowners assume that so long as their ductwork is blowing heated or cooled air throughout their living space, which those air ducts are working just fine. Unfortunately, many people don’t realize that their ductwork may actually be working inefficiently, negatively impacting your indoor air quality and the performance of your HVAC systems.

Since your air ducts are not particularly visible in your home, problems with the ductwork can often go undiagnosed and unresolved for a long time. When you schedule professional duct testing, however, you don’t have to worry about this. But when should you consider this service?

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The Best Way to Keep Your Heating System Running This Season

January 9th, 2017

Winter has definitely made its way here, and as such we’re relying on our heating systems more and more to provide warmth to our homes and families. Hopefully, your heater works throughout the winter without giving you any issues, but it can’t do so if it’s not properly taken care of.

Preventive maintenance is the leading way to make sure that your heating system works as efficiently and effectively as it should all winter long. There are additional measures you can take, however, to keep your heating system running well this season.

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It’s Never Too Late for a Heater Tune-Up

January 2nd, 2017

Just like any other major appliance or piece of equipment in your home, your heater needs a certain amount of service to be able to continue functioning at a high level. Part of this service is regular tune-ups. Even as we progress into winter, it’s never too late for this service and scheduling your maintenance appointment ASAP will help you keep your heater in good working order for years to come.

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Ductless System Trouble: Why Won’t My Heater Start Up?

December 27th, 2016

While we may only experience pretty mild winters around these parts, it still gets cold enough to warrant the use of an efficiently functioning heater—particularly at night. And the last thing you want to encounter on a bitterly cold evening is a heater that won’t start up at all.

Of course, if your ductless split system malfunctions, it’s something you want to have taken care of right away. Scheduling maintenance before winter hits is the best way to prevent problems like this from occurring, however whether or not you scheduled this appointment doesn’t matter when you find yourself with a broken down heater in the middle of winter. Keep reading to learn about why your ductless system may not be starting up, and keep our number on hand if you do in fact need repairs of any kind.

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Beware These Heat Pump Noises

December 19th, 2016

When your heat pump is operating as it should, it typically makes a fairly quite noise, described as a whirring sound when the compressor comes on to start the heat exchange process. You shouldn’t be able to hear any other noises aside from this when your heat pump is running. If you are, then you more than likely have something wrong with your heat pump that requires your attention.

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