Your Heating and Air Conditioning
In today’s tough market and with utility prices increasing, everyone needs to cut costs. Most individuals are paying more than they should for utility prices every month because their heat/air-conditioning system is not be used to its capacity. Your heat and air conditioning system contains filter and the ductwork.
Your Heating and Air Conditioning Has Unused Capacity
Most folks believe if they’ve newer air conditioning system they are doing everything they can to cut costs on heating system & cooling their house and 97% efficient furnace. In many residences due to poor duct layout the systems are working at less than 60% of rated capacity. Most of the time when a high efficient air-conditioning system is installed with a badly constructed duct system the efficiency gets worse. This occurs because the high efficient air-conditioning coils are bigger and limit air flow more than a smaller coil.
Studies preformed the Department of Energy and by National Comfort Institute have found that most houses with forced air heating system & cooling systems have 40% or better of fresh capacity.
That is easy to comprehend if you think about it. If you’ve got a forced air heating system & cooling system you’re paying to state atmosphere.
Because it’s not there to state fresh capacity is the quantity of atmosphere your heating system & cooling system is effective at conditioning but can not. Every minute that the burners are on in your furnace or air-conditioning compressor is running any fresh capacity is simply squandered energy.
One means to think about this: You might have a bathtub you will need to hand fill with water.
You need to fill the bathtub with 50 gallons of water: you’ve a 1 gallon pail. but instead of filling the pail with a gallon water and dumping 50 times. You it 100 times. dump fill with 1/2 gallon of water and Your capacity was 1 gallon but you just used 1/2 gallon of the pail which required more energy to fill the bathtub.
A forced air relaxation system (Furnace and Air-Conditioning System) is doing the exact same thing when it is not have the appropriate quantity of atmosphere through the system. Recall you’re paying to conditioning atmosphere. That’s what you need it to do.
Not many individuals and this contains most of Warming, Cooling professionals do not look at it as a system.
They look at it as a Carton (Furnace or Outdoor Condensing Unit for Air Conditioning. (This isn’t knocking any contractors; sadly this is what we have been instructed. Most of the training in the Heat & Cooling Business comes from Furnace and Air-Conditioning Producers and their occupation will be to sell gear not preserve present gear or fix substandard ductwork.)
When a furnace and air-conditioning system is installed and airflow isn’t addressed your chances of winning the lottery are better compared to real effects of that new Superb High Efficient Gear providing what you’re told it was going to do
You may save some cash but to actually conserve cash the gear has to run less and the greatest method for this to occur is for it to be sized correctly, (Most gear is oversize) we nonetheless consider larger is better. Your gear should be as little as possible. Satisfying a correctly preformed load calculation on your residence or company and then it has to be used to capacity. Sorry this is getting off subject.
In all that few things I ‘d like you come away with are:
You don’t have simply a furnace and air conditioner you’ve a Comfort System.
Your Comfort System’s Occupation is always to state atmosphere. (All Year Long)
It’d be a shrewd investment if you’ve never had an airflow investigation. You may find that some duct renovation would be a good investment.
ACG Air Conditioning Guys
182A Canterbury Rd, Canterbury NSW 2193
(02) 8021 3735