AAction Air Conditioning & Heating Co. Inc. Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Savannah’

Can I Have Two Heaters?

Monday, March 18th, 2019

Okay sure, installing two heaters may sound a bit overboard. But actually, the truth of the matter is that having two different heaters can actually make your home more energy efficient. But how?

It’s called dual-fuel hybrid heating, which combines an electric heat pump with a traditional furnace to maximize your home’s energy efficiency during the winter. Installing a dual-fuel heating system in your home can definitely be a worthwhile investment, especially if you are dealing with an especially cold winter. Below, we have outlined what these systems are and what the benefits are. Keep reading to learn more. 

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Going Ductless is the New Sliced Bread

Monday, March 4th, 2019

They say that sliced bread was the best invention of all time. And of course, it has changed the ways in which we make sandwiches and school lunches, however, we are here to argue that there is perhaps an even better invention. Today, we are talking about the ductless mini-split system. Ductless systems work as a singular alternative to owning both an air conditioner and a heater, providing year-round comfort and efficiency. So, if you are in the market for a new heater or AC this year, consider going ductless!

Of course, we understand that choosing the right HVAC system can seem like a daunting task, and there are many great options to choose from. This is why it is very important to speak with a professional before you make any final decisions. Before a ductless system can be installed, your home needs to be assessed by a professional HVAC technician to determine your individual heating and cooling needs. There are many benefits of installing a ductless system, and below, we have listed a few of them. Keep reading to learn more!

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Can a New Heater Save You Money?

Monday, February 18th, 2019

piggy-bankFor many homeowners, saving money is at the top of the priority list. We are constantly looking for ways to cut back on spending in order to save a few extra bucks each month. And for many of us, deciding to invest our money in something as big and expensive as a new heater can be quite difficult. In fact, many homeowners are quite hesitant about doing so. But we are here to tell you that investing in a new heating system can save you hundreds of dollars in the long run.

Of course, we understand that replacing your existing heating system can seem like a daunting task, which is why we are here to help. Hiring the right team of professionals can help make your decision easier, as they’ll handle all of the nitty-gritty details for you. Of course, only a professional can truly determine whether or not it is time for heating replacement, but in this week’s blog, we wanted to give you a head start. Below, you will find some of the tell-tale signs that it is time for a replacement and the advantages of doing so. Keep reading to learn more.

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Heat Pump Repairs You Might Have This Winter

Monday, February 4th, 2019

cold-womanIf you own a heat pump, you are well aware of its benefits: it is versatile, efficient, and highly effective at providing you with year-round comfort. That being said, a heat pump is not entirely immune to repair needs. It is quite common that your heat pump requires repair every now and again, as this is normal for all HVAC systems alike.

If you suspect an issue with your heat pump, it important to remain proactive and schedule heating repair in Savannah, GA as soon as possible. Ignoring your issue will only increase the chances of it becoming larger, causing further damage and inefficiency. This is why it is important to understand and recognize common heat pump issues. In this week’s blog, we will outline some of the most common issues that homeowners experience with their heat pumps, so you can avoid damaging your wallet this winter. Keep reading below to learn more. 

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To Repair or To Replace?

Monday, January 21st, 2019

A new furnace can be a worthwhile investment, especially when the timing is just right. But, how do you know if now is the right time? Deciding whether to replace or repair your older furnace can be tricky. You want to receive the most from your system without jeopardizing your bank account.

The good news is that your local HVAC technician can help you make this decision. He or she will be able to inspect your system in order to fully assess its condition, making it much easier for you to decide whether you want to repair or replace. In the meantime, however, we have given you a quick guide to give you an idea about what to do with your furnace. Keep reading below to learn more. 

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“Does My Furnace Air Filter Really Need to be Changed?”

Monday, November 12th, 2018

Close-up of the elements of a clean car air filter; dynamic shot using diagonal lines.Well…yes. But we won’t stop there. We’re happy to explain why this is the case, and just what it is that you get from regularly cleaning (if you have a permanent filter) or changing your air filter every 1-3 months as needed.

First off, if you have a traditional HVAC setup, with a central air conditioner and a central furnace, then it’s very likely that your two units share an air filter. And this air filter isn’t there to protect your indoor air quality either (despite popular belief) but rather the inside components OF those HVAC systems. So true, it may seem a bit early to be talking about your heating system, but because of the shared importance of your air filter, we feel this is a pertinent topic no matter the time of year.

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What to Do with a Heat Pump Stuck in Cooling Mode

Monday, October 29th, 2018

heat pump floor unitTemperatures aren’t quite cool enough to start using our heaters regularly, yet, but soon enough you’ll be switching yours on. If you’re using a heat pump, this means switching the system from cooling mode to heating mode. But, what happens if your Savannah, GA heat pump is stuck in cooling mode?

Fortunately, you do have our team to call on when you have a problem like this, or any other sort of trouble with your HVAC system. In the meantime, however, read on for an explanation as to why this might be happening.

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Expert AC Tips from the Pros

Monday, October 1st, 2018

Service technician with a customer. Plumbers, electricians, cable repair, etc.While other parts of the country enjoy wearing their heavy scarves and drinking their pumpkin spice lattes, we still have some warm—really warm—days to contend with. With that said, we hope your air conditioner is ready to handle it. But what if you’re approaching the end of summer only to discover that your cooling system isn’t giving you the performance you deserve?

It may be due to something simple, such as a clogged air filter that needs replacing. On the other hand, it could mean it’s time for replacement, in which case you should give a HVAC contractor in Savannah, GA a call as soon as possible. We can help you make an educated decision about what type of air conditioner is best for your specific home and needs.

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“Is a Heat Pump Worth the Hype?”

Monday, July 23rd, 2018

white question mark on blue backgroundIt depends on what you’re looking to get out of your air conditioning system (or heater, which we’ll get to in a moment), but, yes, in most cases the professional installation of a Savannah, GA heat pump system is absolutely worth the hype.

With as warm and humid as our weather gets during summer, it goes without saying that a properly functioning and efficiently operating air conditioner is a must. Of course, preventive maintenance for any HVAC system will help ensure this is the case, but no cooling or heating system lasts forever—eventually you’ll need to replace yours. And yes, when that time comes, you’d do well to consider a heat pump.

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Are Heat Pumps More Efficient Than Traditional AC Systems?

Monday, July 9th, 2018

white question mark on blue backgroundIf your air conditioner had any trouble performing last year, then you may be in the midst of debating a newer one. Homeowners usually make this purchase in the spring, before the weather warms up too much, but it’s never too late to improve your comfort! It’s better to replace it now than to attempt getting through another summer season with a struggling cooling system.

When you are ready to replace your AC, you can reach out to our team for professional, and reliable, AC services in Savannah, GA. In the meantime, we’d like you to explore your options when it comes to choosing the best system for your home. You may have a traditional central air conditioner now, but that doesn’t necessarily mean that’s what will work best for you moving forward. You could do well to consider the installation of a high-efficiency heat pump system.

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