Looking for energy-saving ways that apply specifically to Florida residents? These top 10 energy-saving tips will help trim your monthly utility bills and regain control of energy use in your home. Cool to only 78 degrees. Running the ceiling fan will … [Read more...] about Top 10 Energy-Saving Tips for Florida Residents
Air Conditioning SEER Efficiency Ratings: A Basic Guide The concept of air conditioning SEER efficiency ratings is key to understanding the kind of savings you can expect from your new air conditioner. All units manufactured today must have a minimum SEER … [Read more...] about Air Conditioning SEER Efficiency Ratings
Replace Your Air Conditioner Now, and Look at What You Stand to Gain Initially, the idea of investing in a new air conditioner may not be all that appealing. After all, it's a major expense. But did you know that you could stand to gain quite a few … [Read more...] about Benefits of Replacing Your Air Conditioner
Virtually 100% of the people reading drive motorized vehicles. Most of us first encountered “wheels” with a baby stroller, but hopefully that was short lived. Our first personal encounter was probably with bicycle equipped with… training wheels. These … [Read more...] about Training Wheels… Again?
If you are old enough to remember the Moon landing and the “One small step for man… one large step for mankind,” you may also remember that looking back at planet Earth was one planet, not two planets. The reason I bring this up is that I travel the … [Read more...] about We Live on One Planet
Now that almost one-third of all equipment sold is in the form of DRY units, and that percentage is growing every month due to unprecedented consumer demand. What could possibly happen to alter the course to where R-22 is again the dominant refrigerant in … [Read more...] about The REVENGE of Dry Units
Remember when we were kids and played hide and seek? Just before you went looking for everyone you announced, “Ready or not, here I come!” I think many contractors have developed that attitude toward the Code changes. Hint: They aren’t ready for the new … [Read more...] about The New Code: Ready or Not… Here I Come!
The “new” 2010 AC Code is weeks old now, but the stream of questions on the AC Code continues. This is strange, because FRACCA has a course that has been presented more than eight times all over the State preventing AC Code Confusion. Locations include … [Read more...] about Code Confusion… But Why?
Air Conditioning Contractors and the Department of Energy Are miscreant air conditioning contractors the weak link in energy efficiency? I was informed of a Department of Energy (DOE) webinar in December that was most informative. If nothing changes … [Read more...] about Miscreant Air Conditioning Contractors and the DOE