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Humidity and Indoor Air Quality Affect Your Comfort

When most people think about indoor comfort, they think about temperature. Did you know that air quality and moisture levels also affect comfort? These two variables can have a huge impact on how you feel in any Sylacauga, Alabama, indoor space. What Is Indoor Air Pollution? Indoor air quality has deteriorated over time as buildings

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Commercial HVAC & Refrigeration At Your Service

Your commercial HVAC system is essential to create a comfortable environment for your customers and employees. An air conditioning or refrigeration breakdown can negatively impact sales, productivity and daily operations. For all your commercial HVAC and refrigeration service needs in Shelby County and the surrounding communities, call the professionals at Affordable Heating and Air. Our

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What Makes a Smart Thermostat so Smart

Smart thermostats make life more convenient and comfortable for Birmingham, AL residents. From adjusting the temperature based on occupancy to monitoring humidity levels, the smart technology used in these thermostats gives homeowners greater control over their environment. What is it that makes a smart thermostat so smart? The answer is an algorithm. What Is An

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How AC Tuneups Save You From AC Repairs

Industry studies show that a lack of maintenance causes the lion’s share of Sylacauga AC repairs. Ignoring AC service can result in equipment breakdowns, a hot house and days of sticky discomfort. Why risk that when affordable AC maintenance can prevent up to 95 percent of all repairs? Here are three key services included in

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Maximize the Cooling Efficiency of Your AC System

As Alabama summer temperatures reach into the 90s and humidity levels rise, your heating, ventilation and air conditioning unit must be able to meet this demand. Keeping your AC system in good working order results in lower energy usage and a more comfortable indoor environment. Here are a few ways to maximize the cooling efficiency

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Why Correct HVAC Sizing Is So Important

A new HVAC installation is an investment that rewards you with many years of comfort. To reap the full benefits of your new system, however, it’s critical to correctly size the equipment. Improper installation can lower efficiency by up to 30 percent, resulting in higher energy bills and a shorter system life. A system that’s

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Reducing Allergy Symptoms this Spring and Summer

Keeping our family members healthy and happy is a top priority for most of us. Allergies and respiratory difficulties, however, can make this a difficult task. The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America estimates that as many as 50 million people in the U.S. suffer from nasal allergies. By taking steps to improve indoor air

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How to Use Less Energy This Spring and Summer

With early spring temperatures already reaching 80 degrees in Alabama, Sylacauga residents need affordable ways to cut cooling bills. Follow these tips from Affordable Care to improve the energy efficiency of your Alabama home this spring: Program the Thermostat An air conditioning system runs more efficiently when there is a small difference between the inside

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Signs That you Need More Insulation

You might not think much about adding more insulation in your home, but maybe you should. Heated and cooled air that leaks out because your home is under-insulated wastes energy, decreases indoor comfort and raises heating and cooling costs. Insulating helps to keep your home cool in summer and warm in winter. It also helps

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Program Your Thermostat for Maximum Comfort and Saving

The holidays are over, and a new year has begun. If your home is still operating on a manual thermostat, you’re behind the times. But don’t worry; it’s never too late to make a new resolution to practice greater energy efficiency at home. While there are plenty of ways to conserve energy, like washing your

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