David Bentley took time with us measuring the square footage of the house, checking our system, and answering our questions. He was not the least bit pushy. We were very impressed with his genuine concern that we understood each answer he gave us.
Winter is right around the corner. With the truly cold weather the Atlanta region has experienced over the past few winters, you need to prepare accordingly.
Fall is here in Atlanta and the surrounding area, and while temperatures have yet to fall below what most people would consider comfortable, there’s no better time than now to ensure that you’re ready for the winter weather that’s ahead. This means taking a moment to survey the current health of your heating system, which may be in need of serious maintenance.
Some home safety hazards are obvious, like a toy truck or a ball lying at the top of the stairs or a broken handrail. But what about the not so obvious safety hazards? What measures have you taken lately to ensure you and your family live in a safe environment? Focus on these three areas to get started on a safer home today.
- Fire Hazards - The first line of defense is obviously smoke alarms. Here's what you need to know:
Is your air conditioning system struggling to keep all areas of your home evenly cooled? Well, you are not alone. It is a problem commonly seen during the hot, humid days of summer especially for multi-story homes. Use the following tips to help tackle the problem of uneven cooling in your home.
Water damage - just hearing that phrase can illicit a feeling of dread. Water can damage flooring, walls, furniture, upholstery, electronics, household appliances, plumbing and the list goes on and on. Water damage can also increase the risk of mold growth and be greatly detrimental to indoor air quality. Depending on the extent of the damage, your circumstances may require the services of a water restoration company that specializes in mitigating the effects of water. In the case of minor damage, you may be able to handle it with the following tips:
Guess what? It is still hot and humid and it is also still humid and hot. And we are not sure when it will stop being hot and humid or if you prefer, humid and hot. So let's talk about a common air conditioner problem you may be experiencing during these dog days of summer - short cycling. Cycling is a normal operational process for HVAC systems. Typically, your system should have 2-3 cooling cycles within an hour on a moderate summer day.
August is a month of transitions. Your household may be transitioning into a new school year, from summer to fall activities or from hot weather to milder temperatures - hopefully! Use this time of transition to mark a few of these items off of your home checklist:
Knowing that you want to keep your family and employees breathing the best, safest air possible, we are on Part 2 of indoor air quality solutions. Last week, we talked about changing the air filter, vacuuming regularly, and proper ventilation. You can read that post here. Keep reading for more tips to clean up your air!
Are you concerned about the indoor air quality in your home or business? In today's world, we are spending more and more time indoors which means health risks due to indoor air pollution are on the rise. We know you want to keep your family and employees breathing the best, safest air possible, so we have some practical tips to help you do just that!
Learn how to program the thermostat in your Atlanta area home for energy savings while you're on vacation. Anchor Heating & Air Co. is the trusted home comfort & efficiency pros, serving the heating & cooling needs of homeowners in Peachtree City, Newnan, Dallas, Acworth, Marietta, College Park, & Buckhead, GA