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.
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.
The HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) system helps ensure high levels of air quality and the maintenance of acceptable temperatures in your home. Here at Birdwell Heating and Cooling, we recommend learning about your unit, especially its integral parts and the roles they play. In doing so, you can get the most out of the whole system, making better and informed decisions that would extend its service life. Read… Continue Reading
HVAC technicians may sometimes appear intimidating, especially if they are using technical terms that you don’t understand. To avoid misunderstanding, expand your vocabulary by learning some HVAC terms that your heating and cooling system specialists often use.