Comfort Zone Heating & Cooling Blog

Why Does My Heat Pump Need Bi-Annual Maintenance?

August 31st, 2015

Heat pumps are 2-in-1 devices, offering your home both heating and cooling. There are a few attributes of a heat pump system that make it different from more traditional and separate, and one of these is scheduling bi-annual maintenance.

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Struggling with Humidity? Consider Installing a Whole Home Dehumidifier

August 24th, 2015

It’s no secret that our summer heat carries a lot of humidity. We know you feel it and your air conditioner does, too.

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Feeling the Heat? It May Be Time to Review Your Insulation

August 17th, 2015

When people think about insulation, it’s usually in relation to the winter months. However, this underscores what insulation really does.

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Recharging Your AC’s Refrigerant Should Not Be an Annual Task

August 10th, 2015

Your air conditioner cools your home by removing both heat and humidity. It is able to do this with help from a chemical called refrigerant; this chemical facilitates the transfer of heat.

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What Is R-410A and Why Is It Important?

August 3rd, 2015

Your air conditioner uses a chemical called refrigerant to facilitate heat transfer; without this chemical, there would be no cooling process. For many years, refrigerant has been known by the brand name “Freon,” but its actual chemical reference is R-22.

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Common Problems That Can Develop with Your AC’s Condensate Array

July 27th, 2015

Air conditioners cool your home by doing two things at once: removing both heat and humidity. When the moisture is removed from your home, it goes from a gaseous state to a liquid state: water.

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4 Ways a Programmable Thermostat Can Help with Your Cooling

July 20th, 2015

Does your current thermostat match your home’s cooling or HVAC system? In others words, do you have a fairly updated system, but are still using a dial or slide thermostat to manage your heating and cooling?

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It’s the Middle of Summer – Has Your AC Been Maintained Yet?

July 13th, 2015

We are at the hottest point of the year, and you probably have your air conditioning system working around the clock, or close to it. Have you noticed that nothing is really wrong, but that your system seems a little off?

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The 20 Degree Spread: What It Means for You

July 6th, 2015

We are in the thick of summer here in Canton, GA, and it’s time to pay attention to how you are setting your thermostat so you don’t overextend your air conditioning system and your energy usage. Many homeowners struggle with what their indoor temperatures should be, so the experts at Comfort Zone HVAC want to share a good tip: use the 20 degree spread.

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3 Things to Check Before Calling for Help with Your AC

June 29th, 2015

It can raise the panic alarm when you find that your air conditioner isn’t working, but sometimes there can be a simple reason for that. This doesn’t mean you should try and repair your air conditioner yourself. What you can do is check a few things to rule them out before calling for what could be an unnecessary repair appointment.

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