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

Give Your Heater a Great Start to the Year

Monday, January 11th, 2021
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We all want to kick off the new year in a good way, especially after everything that happened last year. Whether that means setting resolutions to spend more time with loved ones or simply focusing on improving yourself in some small way, it is a great idea to start the new year with some goals to strive towards.

Just like you want a good start to your year, your heater may need a little attention to get its year started right. One of the best ways to kick the year off for your heater is through heating maintenance in Buford, GA. This service is going to address a lot of issues that might otherwise mess with your system’s ability to do its job. You can discover the benefits of maintenance here and schedule an appointment for a tune-up with our team when you are ready.

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Why a Refrigerant Leak Can Mess With Your Home Heating

Monday, December 28th, 2020
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When you hear the term”refrigerant” you are likely to think of air conditioning systems rather than heaters. Refrigerant is that trusty transfer medium that carries heat out of your home–so what does it have to do with keeping you warm in the winter? It’s a good question with a great answer: your heat pump uses refrigerant!

That’s right, your heat pump, which you know can both cool and heat your home, does its job through the use of refrigerant. So when your system springs a refrigerant leak, it is just as much of a problem now as it was four months back. Let us give you some more details about the issue with a heat pump refrigerant leak so you know why you should schedule a heater repair in Buford, GA with us.

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Gift Yourself an Effective Heater

Monday, December 14th, 2020
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All the focus right now is going to be on getting gifts for your loved ones. It is okay to get yourself a little, or big, something too! Investing in a good heating system for your home can be a great gift that everyone will enjoy.

A new heater can allow you to enjoy an end to this year and a start to the next one that is enjoyed in optimal comfort. If this sounds like a great idea to you, then read on to discover how to tell if you need a replacement and what your options are.

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How to Help Your Heating System Without Increasing Your Bills

Monday, November 30th, 2020

Shorts weather is gone. It is now jeans, thick socks, cozy sweater, scarf, and possibly a beanie to top it all off weather. While your outfit may depend on your tolerance to the cold, one thing that is going to be pretty standard across the board is that we all want to keep our homes warm and cozy this time of year. But how can you do that without creating a big bill at the end of the month?

Everyone here at American Comfort Heating and Cooling wants you to know that we are here to help with your comfort and your peace of mind as well. That means that you can come to us for great ideas on how to get the most out of your heating in Lawrenceville, GA without spending your life savings. Check out our helpful tips and services below.

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3 Reasons Your Heater Needs Repairs

Monday, November 16th, 2020
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The temperatures in Atlanta aren’t exactly frigid like they might be for our northern neighbors. However, things are cooling off which means it is important to ensure your heater is in good condition. If your furnace isn’t up to snuff though, you will want to schedule an HVAC service in Atlanta, GA to address the problem.

What we are talking about of course is heater repair services. A malfunctioning heating system isn’t going to offer the comfort that a system that is in prime condition would. That is why you should schedule repairs as soon as you notice the need for them.

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5 Reasons to Schedule Heater Maintenance

Monday, November 2nd, 2020
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Have you noticed that your thermometer is started to take a downward turn? It can be a great relief from the heat that we’ve been experiencing. However, it can also serve as a reminder that it is time to schedule maintenance for your residential heater to ensure that it is ready for whatever the winter season is going to bring.

Getting maintenance done on your heating system on a regular basis each year is going to ensure that your heater is better able to get the job of keeping your home warm done. But let us give you a bit more detail about why this heater service in Atlanta, GA is so important.

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Smell Gas? Call for Furnace Repairs ASAP!

Monday, February 10th, 2020
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If you haven’t used your furnace in a while you may notice a strange smell when you kick it on for the first time that year. In most cases, that strange smell can be attributed to a little bit of build-up of dirt, debris, and dust. Dust happens and thankfully you should be able to avoid these smells by scheduling maintenance before you start up your furnace each year so a technician can make sure everything is clean and ready to go.

However, if you’ve been running your furnace throughout winter and you discover that you are noticing another strange smell, you should pay close attention.

If it smells like gas or sulfur, you need to shut down your furnace and call for furnace repair in Buford, GA immediately.

Here is why.

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How to Tell Your Heat Pump Needs Repairs

Monday, January 27th, 2020
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Buford can see pretty cold weather during the winter months. However, this is following the multiple months of harsh heat and humidity we endure during summer. When you have a heat pump, this system will most certainly see you through the year in complete comfort. Whether you need heating or cooling, your heat pump has you covered.

However, because you use one great system for year-round comfort, it also means your heat pump sees a lot more wear and tear. And let’s be honest, the last thing anyone wants if for their heater to break down in the middle of a cold spell.

That is what our heating services in Buford, GA are for thankfully. All you need to do is reach out when your heat pump starts showing signs of an issue. But to do this, you need to know what to look for.

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Key Services That Invest in Your Heating System

Monday, 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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3 Benefits of Annual HVAC System Maintenance

Monday, 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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