Furnace Buying Guide

Heating equipment is a significant investment for homeowners, so you should choose your new unit carefully. Here are some important factors to consider when buying a new furnace. Annual Fuel Utilization Energy Efficiency (AFUE) A furnace's efficiency is measured by its annual fuel utilization efficiency (AFUE), a percentage which represents a unit's annual heat output [...]

By | September 28th, 2017|AC Repair, HVAC Repair|0 Comments

Financing Your HVAC with Atlanta Air Care and Wells Fargo

With proper care and regular maintenance, modern HVAC equipment is designed to last 15 to 25 years. However, due to the variety of moving parts, they will eventually need to be replaced no matter how well the system has been maintained. Unanticipated Need or Emergency Doesn’t Have to Mean a Cash Crunch Did a small [...]

By | September 22nd, 2017|AC Repair, HVAC Repair|0 Comments

Stay Cool in Your Newly Finished Basement

Finishing your basement will increase your home’s living space so you and your family can relax and enjoy a variety of fun activities together. But how will you cool your new space? Should you add on to your existing HVAC system, upgrade to a larger whole home system, or add a secondary supplemental system? Add [...]

By | August 23rd, 2017|AC Repair, HVAC Repair|0 Comments

Cleaning Your HVAC Vents and Ducts

If you notice dust puffing out of your home’s air ducts when the HVAC system turns on, you can see dust or pet hair trapped in a vent, or dust is coating your return air register grills, your home's duct work may need a good cleaning. How Bad Can It Be? Increased energy costs: When [...]

By | August 18th, 2017|HVAC Repair|0 Comments

Be Safe and Keep Cool in Hot-lanta This Summer

Here in the Atlanta area, summertime means phrases like: “triple digit heat index”, “feels like 107 degrees”, and “it will still be in the 80s after 8 p.m.”. This sweltering time of year means you should practice heat safety, be aware of heat related illnesses, and make sure your home’s AC is in top working [...]

By | July 26th, 2017|AC Repair, HVAC Repair|0 Comments

Why is My Air Conditioner Constantly Running?

If your air conditioner runs day and night without shutting off, or constantly cycles on and off, there are several causes for concern. Besides a sky-high utility bill, your unit is also being subject to constant wear and tear from all that unnecessary work. Here are some of the most common causes of a constantly [...]

By | July 17th, 2017|AC Repair, Air Quality, HVAC Repair|0 Comments

Comparing Smart Thermostats

Most households spend thousands of dollars every year on energy bills, with half of those costs going to heating and cooling empty homes. Programmable thermostats can help you cut back on wasted energy, extend the lifespan of your heating and cooling equipment, and help the environment. They may also be eligible for financial incentives from [...]

By | June 26th, 2017|AC Repair, Energy Savings, HVAC Repair|0 Comments

6 Natural Ways to Lower Your Home’s Humidity

Here in the South, the rise in summer temperatures also means the rise of humidity in our homes. If your home’s humidity levels begin creeping over the 60% mark, you may notice condensation on windows or mirrors, musty odors, or clammy skin. If this elevated moisture level continues, you may also notice damp spots and [...]

Tune-Up Your A/C and Stay Cool All Summer!

Hot weather is here, Atlanta! Your air conditioner is now your best friend. Make sure it has a tune-up so it can run at peak performance, keeping everyone cool as the temperatures rise. The last thing you want to deal with is a break down to leave you without any air conditioning in the sweltering [...]

By | May 25th, 2017|AC Repair|0 Comments

Change Your A/C Filters Ahead of Another Scorching Atlanta Summer

Your air conditioning filter can greatly affect both the quality of your home’s air and the efficiency and longevity of your air conditioning unit. In addition to filtering out pollen, dust, and other contaminants from the air you breathe in your home, your air conditioning filter prevents these particles from collecting on the evaporator coil [...]

By | May 17th, 2017|AC Repair, HVAC Repair|0 Comments