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Key Services That Invest in Your Heating System

January 13th, 2020
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When you think about your heating system you probably consider how happy you are when it is working well. Maybe you go as far as to think about how annoying it is when your heater breaks down. But do you ever think about what you could do to invest in the operational efficiency and longevity of your heater?

Believe it or not, there are several services that you can schedule that will help your heating unit accomplish its job throughout the cooler months, whether it be a heat pump or a furnace. We want you to know about how beneficial these services are so you can stay comfortable for years to come. All you need to do is keep reading to learn more (and of course when you need a heating HVAC contractor in Lawrenceville, GA make sure you reach out to our team!)

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Effective Water Heater Repairs Prevent the Cold Shower

December 30th, 2019
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Maybe it was an abrupt temperature change halfway through your morning shower. Or maybe you noticed that the water was getting cooler and cooler each night when you rinsed off. However you picked up on it, the fact is that your hot water is disappearing. And it is likely because of your hot water heater.

Similarly to your heating system losing the ability to produce appropriately warm air, your water heater’s inability to create hot water is a sign that there is something wrong with this vital home comfort system. And in both of these cases your response should be the same: contacting a professional to get the issue repaired.The key difference is that in this scenario you are calling a plumber.

However, you likely don’t want to wait until your hot water is gone before you reach out for a fix. So, what are the signs that your water heater is struggling that you can watch for before your shower gets icy?

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3 Benefits of Annual HVAC System Maintenance

December 16th, 2019
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By all accounts, you believe that your heater is working perfectly well, thank you very much. The home is warm, there are no weird noises, and your bills are reasonable (aside from that one day Jimmy thought it would be funny to crank up the temp). So, if everything is running smoothly, why should you bother with scheduling maintenance for your heating system?

In short: because you want that system to keep running well.

Heating system maintenance has all sorts of benefits for your system that end up paying off in the long run. What seems like a small investment actually turns out to be a pretty major impact on the ability of your heater to do its job.

But let’s touch on the specifics so you can understand exactly how beneficial maintenance is for your heater.

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Is A Furnace Repair Worth the Cost?

December 2nd, 2019
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You’ve been trying to ignore that weird noise that your furnace heater has been making for a long while but you just can’t push it off anymore. At first you thought it may have just been a “quirk” that your furnace developed with its age. However, it only got louder and more aggressive and now you’re noticing that the heating doesn’t seem to be working just right.

It can be all too easy to put off this necessary service off, however. Maybe you can just get used to the noise, or perhaps you can simply use the heater a little less. The truth is thought that you are far better off getting a repair done now.

It’s time to face the music: your heater is due for furnace repair Buford, GA.

Why? Let us explain.

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Will Your Heater Be Working For Holidays?

November 18th, 2019
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The holidays are a wonderful time of year when many of us are able to visit with our loved ones, enjoy a plethora of good food and relax. One of the best things about this season is when it is chilly outside but you have the benefit of enjoying your heater’s hard won efforts to keep you warm.

The holidays wouldn’t be the same without your heater because you would spend a lot more time bundled in a burrito of blankets to ward of the cold and would barely make it anywhere. This is one of the many reasons it is so important to double check your heater as fall becomes winter. If there are any potential problems with your heater, you want to catch them now, before your system breaks down at the worst possible time.

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What Heater Should You Get?

November 4th, 2019
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Did you wake up shivering this morning? Are you spending longer amounts of time in the shower because it is your only reliable source of warmth right now?

These are the habits of someone who does not have a working heater. And if you meet that mold, we want to help. No one should have to shiver their days away in their home when there are energy-efficient heating options available. All you need to do is choose which one you want to install!

We are of course happy to help with both the process of deciding which heating system you want, and providing our services for heating system installation in Buford when you are ready.

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It’s Not a Ghost, It’s Your HVAC System!

October 21st, 2019
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Did you know that a large amount of ghost noises end up coming from a faulty HVAC system? It’s true! From strange noises to too cold rooms, there are actually a large amount of signs that seem to indicate paranormal activity that actually just mean you need to call in an HVAC repair technician.

If you are one of the many individuals who has been dealing with some strange sounds around your house this fall season, you may be in need of HVAC services. We encourage you to reach out for a repair before calling the priest!

Not sure what sort of sounds might be coming from your air system? We can help you narrow it down. Just read on.

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Is It Time to Replace Your HVAC System?

October 7th, 2019
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We know the idea of replacing your HVAC system is likely a scary one. You may start seeing dollar signs in your mind’s eye from the sheer thought of it. With that said, your HVAC system won’t last forever. It is good to know what signals to watch for that will tell you when your system needs to be ousted.

When the time comes to replace your heater, make sure you reach out to an experienced Lawrenceville HVAC contractor to get the job done. The contractors at American Comfort Heating and Cooling are professionals who take pride in making sure your new HVAC system is sized and installed properly.

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Prep Your Home for Fall with Air Duct Cleaning

September 23rd, 2019

We’ve made it through a long, hot summer here in Buford and we’ve officially reached that point of the year where the weather is going to fluctuate from hot and cold for another few weeks. This is the perfect time of year for you to start thinking about your home’s indoor air quality. Fall is one of those times of the year that can be a little tough on your IAQ and you want to make sure that your home is in great shape before winter.

You can come to our professionals for an air duct cleaning service. A duct cleaning service is one of the best ways to boost your home’s IAQ. If you want great indoor air quality, you can schedule an appointment for air duct cleaning in Buford, GA today. Get in touch with our team.

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It Might be Time for a New AC System If…

September 9th, 2019

We’ve had a long summer here in Buford and it’s finally ending, it might be time for you to contact the professionals on our team. Have you had to repair your home’s air conditioner at least once every few summers for the past few years? Do you feel like your air conditioner just never keeps you cool? It might be time for you to contact the professionals on our team for AC installation in Buford, GA.

We know, we know, this isn’t exactly what you’d call “good news.” Installing a new air conditioning system isn’t something that’s easy to do or inexpensive, but we can make the process as easy as and as inexpensive as possible. Come to us when you want air conditioning care that really counts. We’re a step above the rest.

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