What’s the Difference between HRV and ERV Systems?

Sunday, October 20th, 2019

LennoxOlder homes such as the kind you probably grew up in always had some amount of air leaking in and out of the house. While horribly inefficient, the need for ventilation wasn’t as apparent as it is today. Modern houses are constructed as airtight as possible so they will keep the hot air in during winter and the cold air during summer. While this increased efficiency saves money as well as stress on your HVAC, it requires you to have a mechanical ventilation system to provide your home with clean, healthy indoor air. The most advanced types of equipment designed to ventilate houses are HRV (Heat Recovery Ventilation) and ERV (Energy Recovery Ventilation). Here are some things you should know about HVAC installation in Decatur.

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A Complete Checklist for Furnace Maintenance

Tuesday, October 15th, 2019

Install ceiling fanMaintaining your furnace is important not only so that you avoid expensive repairs and breakdowns during the winter, but a well-maintained furnace can also help you save money on your heating bills. Maintaining heating systems in Johns Creek is a job for you as a homeowner as well as for professional HVAC technicians. Here are the items you should have on your maintenance checkup for your furnace this fall.

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Why Is Your AC Short Cycling?

Thursday, October 10th, 2019

Dirty air filterResidential HVAC services in Cumming, GA, are frequently contacted to help homeowners with a common problem with their air conditioner: short cycling. Short cycling basically means that the AC turns on and off frequently, which means that your home isn’t getting to a comfortable temperature. Fortunately, the cause of short cycling can often be addressed without too much trouble. Here are a few reasons your system might be doing this and how HVAC professionals can help.

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The Health Hazards of Unclean Air Ducts

Thursday, October 3rd, 2019

Dirty air ventThe ducts are an important part of your HVAC system. In fact, in some cases what seems to be a problem with your heating or air-conditioning may actually be a problem with your vents. It’s important to have your ducts cleaned as part of HVAC preventive maintenance but cleaning your ducts can also be beneficial for your health. Here are a few ways your health may suffer from dirty air ducts.

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