American Comfort Heating and Cooling Blog: Archive for the ‘Air Conditioning’ Category

Central AC, Heat Pump, or Mini Split Installation?

Monday, May 27th, 2024
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When it’s time to replace or install an air conditioning system, you’ve got a big decision to make. Not only do you need to choose which type of system to get, but once you narrow that down, you need to decide on a make and model. We understand how important these decisions are which is why we want you to know what your options are.

Installation day is the most important day in the life of an AC system. So no matter what system you choose, let us be the HVAC company that installs it for you. Our NATE-certified technicians embrace our motto of “Bringing comfort to America, one home at a time.” That means we focus on our customers for every HVAC Service in Lawrenceville, GA we provide. 

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What’s a Good SEER2 Rating for My AC?

Monday, May 13th, 2024
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When you are due for AC Installation in Gainesville, GA, there are a lot of factors to take into consideration when choosing your new AC system. In addition to choosing what type of system you will have installed, you need to consider the system’s efficiency rating and your budget.

Although some homeowners may be tempted to go with the least expensive model available, it pays to spend a little more on a system with a higher efficiency rating. That’s because you will hopefully own this system for the next 10 to 15 years and any reduction in your utility expenses will help. Let’s go over the most important factors you should consider.

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Is Inverter AC Worth It In Georgia?

Monday, April 1st, 2024
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Many homeowners who live in challenging climates like ours here in Winder, GA want to know if upgrading to a more advanced AC system is worth it. One of these types of advanced systems is an inverter air conditioning system. We can say without a doubt that for combatting humidity and high temperatures, you can’t go wrong with inverter technology.

So what makes inverter ACs so special? We’re glad you asked! AC systems with inverter technology provide many benefits compared to standard, traditional AC systems. Let’s go over 5 benefits of these systems and how they’re the best bet for achieving unparalleled levels of performance and home comfort.

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Common AC Issues When You Turn It On in Spring

Monday, March 18th, 2024
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When you turn your air conditioner on for the first time after not using it for a while, there are some common issues you may experience from not using it for a few months. Of course, some DIY maintenance and scheduling a thorough tune-up from our team can help avoid these problems, but you may still experience some issues.

Let’s go over some common problems that you may run into so you’ll know if you need to call us for air conditioning repair in Winder, GA. 

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Benefits of End-of-Season AC Maintenance

Monday, September 4th, 2023

As summer winds down to a close and fall beckons with cooler temperatures and shorter days, you may be thinking that you’ll soon be able to forget about your air conditioner. However, an unexpected bout of scorching weather after Labor Day is something we’re certainly used to here in Georgia.

If you didn’t schedule air conditioning maintenance this year, you may be surprised to hear us tell you that now is a great time to do so. Sure, before you start using your AC in the spring is the absolute ideal time, but fall is a good time to get it done. Here are some benefits of end-of-season AC maintenance.

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Central AC or Mini Split for AC Replacement?

Monday, July 24th, 2023

The heat and humidity we experience in Georgia are no joke. When it’s time for AC replacement, the first thing that probably comes to mind is a central air conditioning system. It’s understandable. These systems are tried-and-true methods of cooling down your home.

However, if you’ve done any research on new air conditioning systems, you’ve undoubtedly read about heat pumps and mini splits. A mini split is actually a ductless version of a heat pump. That means it doesn’t rely on ductwork to deliver the conditioned air to your home.

There are many pros and cons to both central air conditioners and ductless mini splits. Let’s go over these so you can truly make the best choice for your home comfort.

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5 Signs You Need AC Repair Pronto

Monday, July 10th, 2023

We’re well into summer and by now, you should have a good idea of how your air conditioner is performing. How would you rate its ability to keep your home comfortable so far? Does it get an A+ or is it failing miserably?

When it comes to the head and humidity of a Georgia summer, your AC doesn’t get an A for effort. If you’re AC isn’t keeping your home cool and the humidity low, it’s time to call us for AC repair. Let’s go over 5 AC issues and what could be causing them.

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What Is an Inverter Air Conditioner?

Monday, June 26th, 2023
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Central air conditioners are a traditional type of HVAC system that continues to endure in popularity. Not only have they been around for a long time, but they’ve also come a long way in terms of the technology they use. Despite the popularity of heat pumps, central ACs are still a tried-and-true method of cooling for many homeowners who are reluctant to make the switch. 

Not all of the technological advancements are happening with heat pumps. Central ACs have new features too that make them more eco-friendly. One of these advancements is the creation of inverter air conditioners. They have the ability to help you save money, decrease your carbon footprint, and impress your friends and neighbors with their energy efficiency. 

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Uncommon AC Issues That Are Easy to Miss

Monday, June 12th, 2023

Most homeowners know the obvious signs that their AC is acting up. When it’s making loud, strange noises or isn’t blowing cold air, those are pretty noticeable things that something is amiss. When your AC isn’t working at all, you know to call us for air conditioning repair in Winder, GA promptly.

However, there are some AC issues that tend to be ignored. That’s because sometimes the homeowner might at first attribute the issue to something else unrelated to their air conditioner. Let’s go over some uncommon AC issues so you’ll be aware it might be an AC issue the next time you notice the symptoms.

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Today’s Options For Your Next Air Conditioner Installation

Monday, May 15th, 2023
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It’s likely that a Google search on a topic you’ve been dreading has brought you here. Your current air conditioner is struggling or even worse–has broken down completely–and you’re researching your options for air conditioning installation in Winder, GA.

Although no one relishes the day they need to replace their outdated air conditioner, there is one thing you can look forward to, and that’s having a new, efficient air conditioner that’ll easily keep your home cool and comfortable. You’re also likely to enjoy lower utility bills after it’s installed because today’s AC systems are super efficient.  

If you have your mind set on the same type of system you have right now, we encourage you to keep reading. It pays to do some research to learn what your options are for modern-day air conditioning. You may find that a different type of system might serve your needs better. Read on to learn about the many options for AC installation. 

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