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Maintenance Advantages

You may think a maintenance plan for your heating and air system is unnecessary. People often brush off HVAC related things until it’s not working. This is a HUGE mistake. By doing this, you are costing yourself money….probably a lot of it. Due to the lack of maintenance, you may even have to replace the […]

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Dehumidifiers & Humidity

Here in the south, the humidity levels sure do get rather high. Unfortunately, that means we feel hot and sticky almost all season. Your air conditioner must run for a considerable amount of time in order to dehumidify the air within your home down to a tolerable level. This is where dehumidifiers can be very […]

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Stay Cool, Naturally

Georgia definitely brings the heat during the summer months. The vast majority of us struggle with this, and do everything we can to stay cool. Luckily, we’ve figured out a few tricks to help with that mission. Bedding Choose cotton for your bedding. A light color is helpful as well. Cotton is more breathable than […]

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Keep Your Home Cooler

As we dive further into the summer, it’s only getting hotter. That, of course, comes with higher operating costs for those of us that prefer to feel cooler. With a little innovation, you can make your home feel like it’s 72°, without your thermostat being set that low. Cool Summer Nights If we get so […]

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HVAC Ratings

So, you’ve decided to upgrade your HVAC system but are unsure of what you’re comparing when it comes to energy efficiency ratings? You’ve come to the right place! We understand that this is a little confusing for those unfamiliar with this industry. Below we’ve laid it out in more simple terms to make this process […]

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Water Around Outdoor Unit

Water around your unit isn’t necessarily a cause for concern. Your air conditioner has two main jobs. One is to cool your home and the other is to dehumidify the air. While it’s cooling your home, the blower fan inside moves the warmer, humid air over the coil. The refrigerant within the system absorbs heat. […]

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Ice on Air Conditioner

If you’ve just found your air conditioner covered in ice, the system needs to be turned off. Many people try to continue running the system in hopes to get some cool air. This is counter-intuitive. By continuing to run the frozen system, you’re just creating more ice on the unit. If a technician gets there and the […]

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Indoor Air Quality

One of the most shocking things that I’ve ever discovered, is how awful the indoor air quality is in most homes. Believe it or not, the air in Atlanta during rush hour traffic, may be cleaner than the air in your home. If that information hadn’t been released by the EPA itself, I don’t know […]

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Air Conditioner Efficiency

Follow this guide to help maintain the efficiency of your air conditioner. It’s worth the extra time for an item that keeps you and your family comfortable all season long. By following these steps, you will likely see a decrease in your operating costs. First, if you don’t already have a programmable thermostat, get one! […]

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How long will my air conditioner live?

Whether you have an old air conditioner or a new one, these steps can help you squeeze more, efficient years out of your system. Of course maintaining your unit is key but there are a few other small things you can do yourself to assist with the process. CHANGE YOUR FILTERS REGULARLY This is the […]