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Air Conditioning Problems You Can Prevent

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You often hear that maintaining your air conditioner is kind of like maintaining your car. That analogy is getting a little boring. Let’s compare it to going to the dentist instead. Perhaps no two dentists have exactly the same recommendations—maybe …

Central Air Conditioners vs. Heat Pumps

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When you’re researching a new cooling system for you home, you might be wondering which system reigns supreme—the central air conditioner or the heat pump? Naturally, the question depends on the climate you live in and your home’s unique cooling …

What Does an Air Handler Do?

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It’s somehow both easy to explain and hard to explain what an air handler does. That’s because it, quite literally, handles your air. But I think we can do better than that! Most HVAC systems have an outdoor unit and …

How Duct Sealing Saves You Money

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Most people don’t spend a lot of time thinking about their air ducts. But did you know that sealed and insulated ducts can make your home more comfortable and energy efficient? Did you also know that energy efficient is basically …

Green HVAC Systems

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Heating and cooling your home account for more than half of your home’s energy use and consequently, utility costs. We’re not making this up—take a look at how the Department of Energy breaks it down: At 45 percent, heating accounts …

Why Does My Furnace Blow Cold Air?

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Your furnace blowing cold air is certainly a frustrating problem to have. Clearly, that’s not what that sucker is supposed to do! However, before you pick up the phone to call GAC for furnace repair, we have a few steps …

4 Easy Ways to Reduce Your Winter Heating Bills

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Here in Montgomery County, we’re several months into winter. Are you already getting tired of seeing those sky-high heating bills? Even if you turn your thermostat down, you might still find yourself shivering and paying way too much. But there …

Types of Heat Pumps

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Geothermal. Ductless. Ground source. You’ve heard the buzzwords, but what do they mean? If you’re clueless about varieties of heat pump, or just want to learn more, read on. What Is a Heat Pump? A heat pump is a heating …

What Is a Dual Fuel Heat Pump?

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A dual-fuel heat pump is a “hybrid” heating and cooling system that combines an electric health pump with either a gas or oil system. Dual-fuel systems are extremely efficient because a computer can control which method it uses to heat …

Is Your Heat Pump Freezing Up?

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First of all, it’s important to note that it’s normal for external heat pumps to develop some frost in the winter. Most heat pumps have a defrosting mechanism that will periodically melt this icy coating to ensure proper operation. But …

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