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3 Ways Automating Summertime Air Conditioning Saves Money

Summertime air conditioning can cost an arm and a leg in places like Savannah and the surrounding area where we have to battle heat as well as humidity. The most efficient air conditioning system in the world is going to have issues when the humidity is regularly over 90 percent and the summer temperatures regularly trend […]

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3 Heating and Cooling Loads Every Homeowner Needs to Know

Sizing an HVAC system too big or too small is a recipe for inefficiency. To get the right size, a contractor has to determine cooling and heating loads, which means how much cooling or heating the home requires. There are three types of cooling and heating loads, and it's helpful to know how each one […]

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Let’s Talk About What Your A/C’s Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio Means to You

If you're thinking about replacing your air conditioner, you need to understand SEER. SEER, an acronym for seasonal energy efficiency ratio, is the HVAC industry's metric for air conditioner efficiency over a cooling season. Generally, the higher the seasonal energy efficiency ratio (SEER), the less electricity the system uses and the more efficient it is. When […]

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4 Problems With Your Duct System That Can Decrease Indoor Air Quality

The air quality in your Georgia home is important to both your health and your comfort, especially if you have asthma or allergies. The following problems in your duct system can have a negative effect on your indoor air quality.

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Valuable Copper Components Make Your A/C a Target for Theft

Because central cooling systems contain a good deal of copper, it’s wise to have a plan in place to prevent A/C theft. This will deter and possibly prevent someone from irreparably damaging your outdoor condenser to take the copper coil. Air conditioners are the second leading target for thieves who steal copper.

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What Homeowners Need to Know About Sizing a Geothermal System

Geothermal heat pumps harness the Earth’s energy and temperature to heat and cool your home. The indoor air handler is identical to an air-source heat pump, while the outdoor unit consists of a loop system buried beneath the surface of the ground or submerged in a water source. Correctly sizing a geothermal system is imperative to […]

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7 Tips to Reduce Cooling Costs in Your Savannah Home

Savannah’s hot summers can be a challenge when you’re trying to reduce cooling costs. However, there are many ways to cut your A/C bill, and they don’t have to involve sweating out the heat. Try these seven tips to reduce cooling costs while still staying cool.

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When Did You Last Test Your Carbon Monoxide Detector?

Carbon monoxide is known as a silent killer. Because we can’t detect it ourselves, carbon monoxide poisoning results in the accidental deaths of hundreds of Americans each year. Testing every carbon monoxide detector in your home on a regular basis is a simple way to ensure you and your family’s safety.

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Are A/C Problems Getting You Hot Under the Collar? Try These 5 Troubleshooting Tips

Air conditioning problems can raise temperatures in your Savannah home, but many A/C glitches may be solved without a service call. If your A/C performance has the hiccups, try these five troubleshooting tips before contacting your trusty HVAC technician.

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What Does an Adequately Insulated Savannah Home Look Like?

Summers in Savannah can get pretty hot and sticky. To keep the inside of your home comfortable during a hot summer day, you need to have adequate insulation from the attic to the foundation. An adequately insulated Savannah home keeps the heat and humidity outside while you’re enjoying cool comfort inside.

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