American Comfort Heating and Cooling Blog: Posts Tagged ‘ac installation’

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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When Should You Replace Your HVAC System?

Monday, August 21st, 2023

“When should you replace your HVAC system” might seem like a trick question, but it’s not. You may be thinking the obvious answer is, “When it stops working,” but it’s a little more nuanced than that. 

From an expensive repair bill on an outdated system to one that’s costing an arm and a leg in utility bills, there are some less-than-obvious reasons why you might want to replace your HVAC system other than a complete system failure. Let’s go over them now.

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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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Ducted or Ductless: Which AC Is Right For You?

Monday, April 18th, 2022

Choosing a system for your AC installation in Norcross, GA is no small deal. You want to make sure that the system is set up and connected correctly along with being sized properly. But before all of the actual technical parts of getting a new air conditioner in your home occur, you have to choose which system to install.

One part of this selection process is figuring out whether you would be better of using a ducted or a ductless system. And no we aren’t comparing a central AC to a window unit. We are talking about choosing between a ductless heat pump system or a central AC or ducted heat pump.

Let’s look at some of the factors to consider when choosing your next AC.

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Does Sizing Matter For Your AC Unit?

Monday, September 6th, 2021

The short answer is that yes, sizing absolutely matters in regards to your air conditioner. But before you take off, we want you to understand that this is not about the physical square footage that your system takes up. Air conditioner sizing is in reference to the square footage of space that your system can cool.

This is more than just choosing a small, medium, or large air conditioner. Sizing your AC unit is a somewhat complicated process that is best performed by an expert during your initial AC installation in Winder, GA. Here are some of the things you should know about sizing your next cooling system.

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Why Consider Upgrading to an Inverter AC

Monday, May 4th, 2020
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Your air conditioning system comes in handy in the effort to keep you comfortable for a large part of the year. When you AC comes to the end of its lifespan, it probably goes without saying that you are going to jump on the need to get it replaced as soon as you realize you might be without a cooling system during the next heatwave.

Before you opt to have a system that is similar to your previous one, you may want to consider choosing a unit that offers you a bit of a comfort and energy efficiency upgrade. Yes, modern AC units are going to be increasingly efficient, but at the same time, an inverter AC is going to offer you yet another step up in terms of energy use.

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It Might be Time for a New AC System If…

Monday, September 9th, 2019

We’ve had a long summer here in Winder 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 Winder, 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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Ductless AC Saves More Money—Here’s Why

Monday, June 3rd, 2019
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For reasonable cooling at a reasonable price, a central air conditioner will do just fine. But if you’re looking for exceptional cooling, you should set your standards a little higher and consider a ductless air conditioning system.

While these units will be more expensive to install upfront, the amount of money you can save on your energy bill makes them worth it. Allow us to explain what they do differently:

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Should I Keep My Central Air Conditioner?

Monday, May 6th, 2019
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With the advent of heat pumps—HVAC systems that possess both cooling and heating functions—you might wonder why anyone would want to keep their central air conditioners. Perhaps you, yourself, have a central AC system and are wondering whether you should get rid of it in favor of a heat pump (it doesn’t help that the internet is full of articles praising the benefits of heat pumps).

Of course, we offer heat pumps and will gladly install them in the right homes. At the same time, we don’t believe that any one system is superior to the others. It all depends on your existing HVAC setup, your expectations for comfort, and other factors.

If you’re wondering if keeping your central air conditioning in Winder, GA is still a good idea, we’ll help explain why it might be:

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