Does the type of ductwork matter in your energy bills?
If you want to keep your energy bills as low as possible, you need to invest in routine maintenance for your HVAC system. This means that only the machine itself but also the ductwork. Many people overlook the importance of their ductwork, but the type of ductwork you choose can have an impact on your…Read More
Do Ceiling Fans Save you any Money on Energy Bills?
Are you looking for a way to save money on your energy bills? If so, you might be thinking about installing ceiling fans in your home. We are Comfort Systems, and we are here to help you take care of your HVAC system. Even though we specialize in HVAC units, we have plenty of other…Read More
What are the Top 5 Energy Zapping Habits in the Winter?
It isn’t exactly breaking news that energy costs can rise when the temperature drops. However, you might be surprised at some of the things that can make a difference – a difference in terms of how much money you spend – when it comes to heating your home during the chilly winter months. Here…Read More
Nine Ways to Lower Your AC Costs This Summer
Summer is synonymous with spiking AC expenses all over the country. While you should expect your energy costs to increase slightly, there are a few tips you can utilize to keep your bill from skyrocketing. Unfortunately, the hotter months mean your AC unit is running harder to keep you comfortable. Here from Comfort Systems is…Read More
2020 Thermostat Guide: Thermostat Replacement Options
You can find a ton of articles by searching Google for “The Best Thermostats”, but rarely will you find information about your thermostat options. It’s important for you to understand the differences between types of thermostats and evaluate the pros and cons of each before deciding on a replacement. Types of Thermostats There are four…Read More
A Farewell to Freon: What Does It Mean for My AC System?
For decades, the majority of vapor compression cooling systems — those found in practically every car, home and office in America — have worked their cooling magic by compressing a chemical compound known as R22, or Freon. This refrigerant is reliable, effective and cheap — but also, unfortunately, extremely detrimental to the environment. Nearly 50…Read More
New Year’s Resolutions for the Energy Saver
February is the time when we begin to reevaluate our New Year’s resolutions. What were they again? It’s common to feel guilty this time of year as we realize we haven’t put as much energy as we had hoped into make positive changes for ourselves and the world around us. Old habits are hard to…Read More
Are New HVAC Systems Tax Deductible?
The 2019 tax season (for tax year 2018) is upon us, which means people are trying to find ways to deduct expenses. Curious if you can write off a new HVAC system on your taxes? Are there any other energy-efficiency improvements that qualify for a federal or state tax credit? The answer is a qualified…Read More
5 Furnace Buying Tips You Need Know!
Picking a furnace for your residence is not difficult. But here are some furnace buying tips and a few features that you might want to consider before buying a furnace or heater for your home. What kind of heating system do you desire? Will it be Gas or Electric? The Gas Furnace The gas heater…Read More
Best Energy Efficient Air Conditioners in 2018
Did you know that air conditioners account for around 5% of all energy consumed in the U.S.? With all that power being allocated to keep us cool, wouldn’t you want the most energy efficient air conditioner possible in order to help keep your home cool and comfortable this summer? What Are SEER and EER Ratings…Read More