Alexander Air Conditioning, Inc. Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Heating’

How Do Smart Thermostats Compare With Older Ones?

Monday, March 11th, 2019

thermostat-with-very-cool-wallpaperYou may have heard of smart thermostats, but maybe you’re left wondering why these ones are so great. And what does that make your current thermostat? A dumb thermostat?

We’ll be the first to admit for you that you don’t need a brand-new smart thermostat to be comfortable in your home. And if you use your current thermostat wisely, you can still be very efficient. However, monitoring it that much requires some serious dedication.

The appeal of a smart thermostat is that it can remain efficient with more discipline and dedication than you can—it will do all the work for you.

We’ll explain the differences between smart and non-smart thermostats to help you decide if a smart thermostat is right for you.

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Duct Leaks: The Monster in Your Home

Monday, February 25th, 2019

air-duct-sealingSome homes have a monster inside them, and it’s responsible for eating up all the cooling energy. The cost to feed this monster can cost more than a quarter of your energy expenses. Worst of all, it never stops eating.

Just what is this monster? None other than leaks inside your ductwork!

Duct leaks are one of the biggest contributors to wasteful cooling and heating in Panama City, but fortunately, it can be stopped with the help of an HVAC contractor. We’ll explain how.

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What You Get from an HVAC Maintenance Program

Monday, February 12th, 2018

customer-survey-penMost technicians recommend scheduling maintenance for your HVAC systems (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) at least once a year, though twice is preferable. An HVAC maintenance program through a local contractor makes it so much easier. You get connected with a company that specializes in air conditioning service (and heating service as well) and agree to schedule future maintenance services with that contractor.

Does this sound one-sided? It’s far from it. Regular maintenance keeps your comfort equipment running at its very best, and the top maintenance plans come with so many additional benefits. Learn more below or call our team to find out the many benefits of signing up for maintenance with Alexander Air Conditioning, Inc.

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What’s a Heat Pump?

Monday, January 29th, 2018

ac-unit-heat-pump-flowersOur technicians often recommend heat pumps as the perfect replacement for a homeowner’s older air conditioning system. Sometimes, though, a homeowner replies in a way that’s not very surprising: “But I need an air conditioner, not a heater!” The term “heat pump” is a bit misleading in that it sounds as if it is exclusively a heater, when it is actually a heating and cooling system all in one!

Once you understand the way a heat pump works, you’ll understand where the name comes from. More importantly, you might see that this is, in fact, the perfect comfort system for your home!

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Check Out Our Blog for the Latest in HVAC Technology

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

Be sure to bookmark the Alexander Air Conditioning, Inc. blog for updates on the latest advances in HVAC technology.

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CallAlexander Air Conditioning, Inc. for all your heating, air-conditioning and indoor air quality needs.

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