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Energy Evaluations

3 Signs You’re Overworking Your System

With summer finally in full swing, your air conditioning will finally get a good workout. But while you want your HVAC unit to work hard at keeping your home cool and comfortable, you don’t want it to work too hard. An overworked HVAC system not only uses more energy than an unstressed system, but it’s…

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How to Know if Your System is “Properly Matched”

If your San Antonio home has the most common type of HVAC system, a central “split system,” you probably know it has two main components: an air handler/evaporator unit situated indoors, and a compressor/condenser unit located outdoors. Even though these two units are installed a distance apart, they need to match because they operate in…

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Maximize Energy Efficiency: Room-by-Room Savings

Increasing the overall energy efficiency of your home before the long summer starts will keep your energy bills lower. These room-by-room tips may help you focus your efforts to achieve a cooler and more comfortable home. Whole-House Efficiency Have your HVAC system serviced at least once a year. It will run more efficiently and dependably.…

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Ways to Manage Home Heating Load 

Ways to Manage Home Heating Load 

If you’re around an HVAC technician for any length of time, you’ll likely hear the phrase “heating load.” This is a calculation of precisely how much heat is needed to make your home comfortable. “Cooling load” is the same thing for air conditioning. For proper sizing of a central HVAC system, a trained technician will…

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Ideal Temperature for Pets in the Fall

Ideal Temperature for Pets in the Fall

Autumn in San Antonio usually means the arrival of pleasant outdoor temperatures. For pets indoors, however, fall can mean a time of adjustment to uncomfortable temperature changes if their home’s thermostat is set too high or too low. Here are ways to ensure the temperature for pets is just right in your home while maintaining…

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Prepare Your Home for a New HVAC System Installation

If you have decided to replace your home’s central cooling or heating system, it’s a good idea to take some essential steps in advance of the new HVAC system installation. Your home should be ready for the new equipment, while the system itself should be properly sized for your particular home. Take the following steps…

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Home Buying Decisions Require an HVAC Inspection

Home Buying Decisions Require an HVAC Inspection

When you’re house hunting, it’s a no-brainer for you to schedule a whole-house inspection to ensure your potential new home is in good condition. Unfortunately, most home inspectors don’t have the expertise to properly evaluate your heating and air conditioning system. So should you get a separate HVAC inspection? Here are the reasons why you…

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Common HVAC Equipment Buying Mistakes People Make

Common HVAC Equipment Buying Mistakes People Make

If you wait until your current HVAC equipment wears out, you may find yourself in a situation where you have to choose its replacement in a hurry. While having new HVAC components installed quickly may be necessary for your family’s comfort, your purchasing decision also impacts issues like your home’s air quality and ongoing energy…

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Household Appliances That Affect Your Energy Bills

Household Appliances That Affect Your Energy Bills

If your household energy bills are too high, finding ways to curb your consumption is a smart strategy to bring them under control. A good way to start is by learning how different household appliances and equipment used on a daily basis can impact your overall consumption and how to reduce the amount of energy…

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Summer Saving on Energy Bills

Summer Saving on Energy Bills

Small changes in your home energy habits can make a big impact on your energy bills, and you don’t have to cut back on comfort. During the warm and humid summertime in San Antonio, those are quite the accomplishments. What’s more, not only are summer savings possible, they are easy if you use these HVAC…

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