Carrier®, one of the leading heating and cooling manufacturers, has recently announced the release of their new, sustainable refrigerant: the R-454B, trademarked as Puron Advance™. By 2023, Carrier aims to launch products using this refrigerant.
While we’re right in the middle of winter, there are many things in your house that you would probably need to set up for the changes in temperature. The most important thing that you need to monitor is your house’s heating thermostat.
The colder months are upon us, which means your heating system has to work even more to maintain indoor comfort. It may, however, put you at a disadvantage, especially if you notice an uptick in your recent energy bills. As such, it is imperative that you give your HVAC unit the care it deserves for better year-round energy efficiency in your home.
You’re relaxing in the middle of a cold winter day when something just doesn’t feel right all of a sudden. You begin to feel the shivers. You don’t anymore hear the constant murmurs from your HVAC system. Indeed, malfunctions can happen at any time, even when you keep the heating and cooling system well-maintained. But, with a little troubleshooting, you can identify the source of the problem in such instances.
A malfunctioning heat pump is the last thing you want, especially with the harsh winter weather fast approaching. Like any heating or cooling system, preventive maintenance is key to its longevity and efficiency. Regular maintenance makes an HVAC emergency less likely during the coldest season of the year.