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A/C Terms to Know Before You Go Shopping

01 Jul
what you need to know

When you’re in the market for a new cooling system, knowing the important A/C terms may help you choose the best system for your home. Central air conditioners and heat pumps are complex appliances and the industry uses terms unique to that industry to describe them. SEER. Short for seasonal energy efficiency ratio, the SEER […]

DOE’s HVAC Energy Efficiency Standards: Going Up

26 Jun
going up

After one year in limbo, at least some new HVAC energy efficiency standards are scheduled to take effect in 2015. Originally planned for implementation in May 2013, the standards were also originally intended to impose regionalized changes in mandated efficiency for air conditioners, heat pumps and furnaces based on geographic locale. Many HVAC industry groups […]

What Do AFUE, SEER and HSPF Mean for Your System?

06 May
HVAC qustions

HVAC-industry acronyms like AFUE, SEER and HSPF may look like Greek to you. However, decoding their meanings can help you increase your home’s energy efficiency. Armed with this knowledge, you’ll be able to do a little comparison shopping and find the most suitable system that matches your home’s HVAC needs. Here’s what the AFUE, SEER […]