American Comfort Heating and Cooling Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Winder’

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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7 Signs Your Commercial Heating System Needs Help

Monday, March 4th, 2024
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Commercial heating systems are tasked with the enormous responsibility of keeping tenants, customers, and employees safe, warm, and comfortable. If you’re a commercial property owner, it’s important to be aware of the signs that your commercial heating system is plagued by issues leading to sub-par performance. 

As a business owner, you have a legal responsibility to your tenants and employees to promptly fix any issues with a commercial heating system. Count on us to prioritize a struggling commercial HVAC system that isn’t performing at optimum efficiency. Luckily, commercial HVAC systems are similar to residential heating systems in that the signs they give off when they’re struggling with performance are similar. Let’s go over 7 of these signs.   

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Yes, Tankless Water Heaters Need Maintenance Too

Monday, February 19th, 2024
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Homeowners who have made the switch to a tankless water heater from a traditional tank water heater are undoubtedly happy with its performance. Also called “on-demand” water heaters, their benefits include an unlimited supply of hot water and lower utility bills.

However, there’s still one thing that tankless water heaters require, same as tank water heaters. And that one thing is maintenance. Don’t be fooled into thinking your new tankless system is so easy and “low maintenance” that it doesn’t need tune-ups. It does. Here’s why maintenance is just as important for tankless water heaters as it is for tank water heaters.

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What’s the Difference Between Ducted & Ductless Heat Pumps?

Monday, February 5th, 2024
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As more and more homeowners are making the switch to heat pumps, there are still people who aren’t aware of their benefits. Perhaps you’ve tried researching them and your initial results have left you with more questions than answers.

We understand that heat pump pumps can be a bit confusing. That’s why we’re going to go over the differences in this blog. Keep reading to learn more. And feel free to call us with any questions about heat pumps or the heat pump service we provide. We’re happy to explain the differences and recommend a system based on your needs.

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3 Signs You Need Water Heater Repair

Monday, January 22nd, 2024
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When your home’s water heater is working as it should, you might not appreciate the fact that it provides you with hot water 24/7.

But at the first signs of problems, you’ll find yourself missing how well it performed. The signs that something is amiss can be subtle or they can be obvious. Keep reading to know when it’s time to call us for prompt water heater repair.

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Why Your Heat Pump Isn’t Switching Modes Anymore

Monday, January 8th, 2024
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If you own a heat pump in Winder, GA, you undoubtedly appreciate its versatility when it comes to our unpredictable weather. You may find that you’re switching from heating to cooling mode and vice versa from one day to the next with our extreme temperature fluctuations.

So it can be incredibly frustrating when your heat pump won’t switch modes anymore. Although there’s one thing you can try that might solve this issue, it’s usually a problem that’s big enough to warrant heat pump repair. Here’s what could be going wrong.

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7 Sounds That Indicate Your Furnace Needs Repairs ASAP

Monday, December 25th, 2023
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Being a homeowner is no easy task. No matter the season, it seems like there’s a never-ending list of things on the to-do list. If “furnace repair” is on that list, here’s why you should check that one off sooner rather than later.

Ignoring furnace issues can cause something that might be an easy fix to escalate into a bigger problem. Even worse, you could find yourself with a completely broken down furnace when a bout of cold weather is in the forecast. Here are some noises that your furnace will make when it’s letting you know it needs some help. 

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Water Heaters & Efficiency Ratings

Monday, December 11th, 2023
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When it’s time for water heater replacement in Winder, GA, there are two major decisions you’ll have to make: if you get a tank or tankless water heater, and your budget.

Tankless water heaters generally cost more upfront but use less energy over the lifespan of the system. Traditional tank water heaters cost less upfront but cost more to run for as long as you own it.

Another big factor in a water heater’s cost to run is its energy efficiency rating. A water heater that uses less energy will cost more and one that’s an energy hot will cost less. Let’s look at water heaters and energy usage in depth. 

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Most Common HVAC Repairs New Homeowners Should Know About

Monday, November 27th, 2023
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If you’re a new homeowner, congratulations! Although owning your home is a daunting undertaking, it’s a great investment in your future. As a new homeowner, it’s especially important to learn the basics of things to be on the lookout for regarding your home’s major systems. 

When it comes to your HVAC system, which is a fairly pricy piece of equipment, it’s essential to know the things that can go wrong. When money is tight after a new home purchase, it pays to invest the time in learning about ways to save money by being a savvy homeowner. Let’s go over the most common HVAC repairs you’ll probably have to deal with someday.

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What Happens When You Avoid Heating Maintenance

Monday, November 13th, 2023
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Here in Georgia, homeowners rely less on their heating than on air conditioning. With our mild winters, heating system maintenance is a service you may be tempted to skip out on, thinking it’s not that necessary. But regular tune-ups are one of the most important heating services we provide.

It doesn’t matter if you have a central furnace, a heat pump, or a mini split to heat your home in the winter–they all need to be tuned up ideally in the fall before you start relying on them for heat. Let’s go over what can happen if you avoid scheduling this essential service. 

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