Happy Heating & Cooling Blog: Archive for April, 2019

Don’t Wait Until a Breakdown to Replace Your AC

Monday, April 15th, 2019

ac-replacementWhether you’re installing air conditioning for the first time, or if you’re replacing your current AC, there are a few ways you can go about doing research.

No matter what method you do choose though, there’s one method that we really advise against. It’s a method that gets homeowners in trouble time and time again by allowing them to install air conditioners they really didn’t want to install in the first place.

And just what is that method we speak of? It’s this one:

“Installing what you can because you have no choice.”

An overwhelming majority of AC installations in Colorado Springs, and in the whole country, happen immediately after the previous system breaks down. This doesn’t give the homeowner any time to do their own research into what would make the best AC for their personal needs. It’s an important decision—not just because it’s expensive, but because you’ll be stuck with that system for the next 15 years!

If you’re reading this now, it means you’re already on a good path. Here’s what you do next:

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Fun Fact: A Humidifier Can Raise Your Efficiency

Monday, April 1st, 2019

money-saving-see-sawIf you do an internet search for the phrase “it’s not the heat, it’s the humidity,” you’ll find that a lot of people are absolutely sick of hearing this phrase.

But that doesn’t make the phrase any less true. Plus, the scientific reasoning behind it is something that you can take advantage of in your own home.

So whether you like it or not, here’s why it’s not the heat, but the humidity, that can help raise your efficiency in your home during dry seasons:

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