A heat pump is an increasingly popular way to heat and cool your home. It works by moving refrigerant in and out of the house, absorbing heat indoors and exhausting it outdoors to cool, and doing the reverse to heat. Heat pumps are valued for their efficiency, and the fact they run by electricity, so […]
Your home comfort system has done a lot for you. Your A/C keeps you cool in the summer, and your furnace keeps you warm in winter. Those aren’t the only ways HVAC has improved your life, though. Here are a few HVAC benefits you probably don’t even think about.
Most homeowners don’t realize how versatile their HVAC systems are. Sure, they cool and heat the air. But the A/C and heating systems are also capable of improving your indoor air quality. What’s more, the HVAC can also keep the relative humidity lower in your home so that you feel more comfortable in the summer.
Your landscaping can have a big impact on how well your HVAC system performs, both summer and winter. Trees, shrubs, weeds, grass and even some of your landscaping and gardening practices play a part. Read on and learn how gardening affects HVAC systems.
Your home’s decor is very important to you. That designer furniture is top of the line. That Persian area rug can last you for generations. But only if it’s properly cared for. All of these high end pieces must be well maintained in order to last. And your HVAC system is integral to that purpose. […]
Buying a new HVAC system is one of the most challenging purchases most homeowners face. Deciding on the right HVAC types for your home requires a considerable amount of information, from how energy efficient your home is to your financial temperament. These steps can help you get started on this challenging process.
HVAC airflow is among the most critical factors when it comes to home comfort and efficiency. When airflow’s not up to specs, cooling and heating performance declines, energy consumption rises and system components incur more wear and tear.
The condenser fan found inside the outdoor unit plays a critically important role in your air conditioner’s performance. The fan’s motor powers the spinning blades that create cooling air movement across the condenser coil, which aids in heat transfer. Caring for the HVAC condenser fan motor not only helps keep your Dayton home comfortable, it […]
It’s unfortunate that not many homeowners understand the significant effect that good airflow alone can have on home comfort. Airflow is critical to the performance and efficiency of your HVAC system. Read on to get a better understanding of how air typically moves through your home.
Whether you’re a hobbyist who wants to work in comfort year-round or plan to convert the space, adding climate control makes the garage livable year-round. There are plenty of good options, none of which include extending your forced-air HVAC system to condition the garage.