efficient air conditioning

October 12, 2010

How BTUs and EERs Work

  Most air conditioners have their capacity rated in BTUs, or British Thermal Units. A BTU is, generally, the amount of heat required to raise the temperature […]
October 7, 2010

Pictures of Hail Damage in Phoenix

This past Tuesday, Arizona residents were bewildered by a freak hail storm. We’ve personally heard stories of broken windshields, dented car frames, roof damage and even broken […]
October 5, 2010

Where Does Carbon Monoxide (CO) Come From?

CO is Produced when: Carbonaceous materials are burned with insufficient oxygen. Its lethal effects have been known for centuries; in ancient Rome, “coal gas” was used […]
September 21, 2010

Radiant Heating

Radiant heating systems involve supplying heat directly to the floor or to panels in the wall or ceiling of a house. The systems depend largely on […]
September 16, 2010

What Carbon Monoxide Detectors Will & Won’t Do

A carbon monoxide detector or CO detector is a device that detects the presence of the carbon monoxide (CO) gas in order to prevent carbon monoxide […]
September 14, 2010

Benefits of a High Efficiency Air Conditioner

Kirk from North Valley Mechanical, describes the benefits of having a high efficiency air conditioning unit.
September 11, 2010

How Water Costs & Cost-Cutters

Some ways to save on water-heating bills require greater financial investments than others. You may wish to consider the no- or low-cost options before making large […]
September 8, 2010

Heat Pump Replacement Tips

A heat pump can save as much as 30% to 40% of the electricity you use for heating. Why Buy An Energy Efficient Heat Pump? If […]
July 26, 2010

Bigger Is Not Always Better

We recently ran across an article written by Advantage Inspection Service, that explains why bigger is not always better when it comes to air conditioning units. […]