Thank you for explaining the different types of filters to us. We feel good about our decision, and we know we will breathe better from now on.
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
First let's discuss the difference between a smart thermostat and programmable thermostat. Most households have a programmable thermostat, which lets you set the temperature and have the thermostat change it based on preset temperatures for different times of day. In addition to this, smart thermostats learn from your behaviors, allow you to control the climate in your home remotely, show you energy consumption in real-time, and can even adjust themselves based on conditions like humidity or an oven being turned on.
Has your air conditioner been working overtime lately? In Part 1 of this series we discussed some reasons this may be happening, such as the size of your unit, a faulty thermostat or a lack of proper insulation. We also listed some ways to tell how much is too much activity for current temperatures. Here are a few more items to check out if feel like your air conditioner is constantly running.
As the temperatures outside are heating up, you will definitely notice an increase in the amount of time your air conditioner is running. But how much is too much? When it’s hotter outside, it’s normal for a central air conditioner to run without cycling on and off as often. It becomes a problem if it literally never stops, it never reaches the desired temperature, or if your bills are much higher than normal for a similar time period.
If that’s you, here are few things that could be causing your air conditioner to run constantly.
Keeping cool during a hot Atlanta summer doesn't have to be boring! Learn about the fun ways you can keep cool for the summer, like going to the movies or starting a water balloon fight. Anchor is the trusted home comfort expert serving Peachtree City, Newnan, Dallas, Acworth, Marietta, College Park, & Buckhead, GA
Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) units can be costly to repair and even more expensive to replace. So today we share some tips that will hopefully extend your HVAC unit beyond the average lifespan.