American Comfort Heating and Cooling Blog

3 Great Things Heat Pumps Can Do

June 1st, 2021
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Living around here can provide us with some challenges when we are trying to stay comfortable. High temperatures and humidity can leave us feeling overheated and uncomfortable. Thankfully, the addition of a reliable HVAC system can combat that discomfort.

Are you looking for a new comfort system for your home? It may be time to consider the installation of a heat pump. Heat pump mini split systems are incredible split air conditioners that offer great comfort for your home along with some other incredible benefits.

You can learn more about heat pumps in Buford, GA to see if they are the right fit for your home below or contact us to talk with a professional.

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Why An Icy AC is Bad News

May 17th, 2021
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When we think about ice in our homes it is usually something that creates relief during the summer. For example, adding ice to a big glass of water or iced tea to cool off. Or even grinding up ice to create homemade slushies and snowcones.

That said, ice isn’t a good thing when it shows up on your air conditioner. It’s heating up as we get closer to summer, so you know that the outdoor temperatures aren’t causing the AC to freeze. The question is, what is making your system so cold and why is this a bad thing?

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Get Your Refrigerant Leak Patched ASAP

May 3rd, 2021

When your air conditioning stops working, especially during a week with scorching weather, it is a serious problem. While all air conditioning issues need to be tackled immediately, refrigerant leaks can be especially problematic. Wondering why? This is because your refrigerant is what allows your system to create cold air.

Remember, if you delay getting a refrigerant leak fixed, there are greater chances of damaging your air conditioning system. However, the first thing to do is identify whether you have a refrigerant leak or not. The next step is to schedule repair services. If you are located in Duluth, GA we can help with all types of AC repairs.

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3 Perks of Early AC Maintenance

April 19th, 2021

Do you think it is too early to get your AC scheduled for maintenance? You couldn’t be more wrong! Temperatures and humidity can worsen conditions and make the heat unbearable for days and sometimes even weeks. Hence, ensuring that your AC does its job effectively and efficiently is in your best interest. Now is the time to be thinking of AC maintenance, right before the peak hot season hits, so that your machine runs smoothly all summer long.

Other than improving your home’s cooling system’s functionality, routine AC maintenance has several additional benefits. This blog will look at 3 perks of regular AC maintenance that every homeowner should know.

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Clean Ducts Make a Difference

April 5th, 2021

You might not realize the importance of clean ducts initially, but those who have dealt with dirty ductwork will have several stories to convince you otherwise.

We’ve laid some of those reasons out to help you understand how clean ducts make a difference.

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Don’t Delay End-Of-Season Heater Repairs

March 22nd, 2021

As the winter season ends and spring is on the horizon, you may be tempted to look over the problems with your heater in hopes that the weather will gradually get warmer and warmer. However, the climb in temperatures is not steady most of the time, with sudden cold periods coming in between. To make sure you always a well-heated home, don’t delay end-of-season heater repairs.

Here are four reasons why.

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Why Dry Air Can Ruin Your Comfort

March 8th, 2021

Living in Georgia means spending the majority of the year battling against humidity. The idea of adding moisture back into our homes can feel counter-intuitive. But this thing about your home comfort is that you want to balance your moisture levels in your home’s air rather than having air that is completely dry. in fact, dry air can be just as damaging to your comfort as overly humid air can.

When you are struggling with your home heating in Duluth, GA, you may want to see if overly dry air is the source of the problem. Let us explain why dry air that is too dry can be a big problem for your home’s warmth and how we can help you fix the issue.

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5 Things That Might Increase Your Heating Bills

February 22nd, 2021

Staying warm is the name of the game throughout winter and part of spring around here. This can be a challenge if turning on your heater send your energy bill sky high. You shouldn’t have to choose between staying warm and being able to afford groceries this month. The truth is sky-high energy bills like that are often a sign of a problem.

We believe that residents in Duluth and the surrounding areas deserve 2 be able to stay warm at an affordable price. We have provided a quick guide to help you figure out if there is an easy fix to your high heating bill issue here. If one of these tips does not solve the problem make sure to reach out to us heating repair in Duluth, GA.

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3 Things To Love About Tankless Water Heaters

February 8th, 2021
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We all can agree that sometimes there is no better feeling in the world than being able to take a nice, warm shower. You depend on your water heater to be able to provide this for you when you really want that warm water. This means that choosing a good system for your water heating needs is pretty important.

Whatever your situation, if you are on the hunt for a new water heater in Atlanta, GA, you will want to know everything there is to know about your system options. If you have an older system that is ready to retire chances are that it is a tank heater. With that in mind, we’d like to tell you a bit more about another option you have: the tankless water heater.

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How to Tell It Is Time For a Heater Upgrade

January 25th, 2021
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Most of us have spent more time than we’d probably like indoors over the past several months. And while we can thank our HVAC systems for keeping our homes bearable during that time period, maybe you’ve noticed that things aren’t quite what you’d like them to be in your home lately. Maybe the temperature in the house is colder than you’d like or it seems like your heater just never stops running. Maybe it is a combination of both. If you are having serious trouble with your heating system, it is a good idea to reach out to a professional team for heater service in Atlanta, GA.

One of the services we offer is a heating system replacement. If you just said, “Whoa that seems extreme,” don’t worry, we wouldn’t suggest this service unless it is needed. The truth is though that you may need an upgrade for your heater even if you don’t know it yet.

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