Updated HVAC Federal Regional Standard inLawton OK Dear Consumer, We would like to take this opportunity to explain some of the upcoming changes in minimum SEER ratings for our area that will take place January 1, 2015. Central heat pumps will have a new Federal National Standard of 14 SEER (seasonal energy efficiency ratio) instead of the existing 13 SEER. The new Federal Regional Standards for central air conditioners splits the U.S. map into three distinct regions based on the heating degree Read more [...]
HVAC Preventative Maintenance & Savings for Lawton Residents HVAC Preventative maintenance agreements, which are also known as PMAs, are an agreement between a party and an ACCA quality contractor that requires the contractor to inspect and maintain heating, ventilation, and AC (HVAC) systems. They are usually performed in the fall and spring to prevent utility overpayment by ensuring systems are performing at peak levels. They’ve been proven to eliminate system failure and extend the Read more [...]
Using Less Energy on Heating and AC in Lawton OK This winter, you can save money by using less energy— without sacrificing that nice warm feeling generated by your home’s heating system. You can do it yourself with a three-step plan. Or you can ask your ACCA contractor to handle the technical work for you. 1. Manage the Thermostat When you come home from work, don’t give into the temptation to move the thermostat to a very high setting to heat the house faster.That doesn’t work. Read more [...]
About Carbon Monoxide Safety in Lawton OK What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You Carbon monoxide (CO) is an odorless, colorless gas produced by burning gasoline, oil, wood, kerosene, charcoal, even natural gas. Normally, the amount of CO in your home’s air isn’t harmful. Sometimes, however, CO concentrations reach dangerous levels. Because you can’t smell it or see it, you don’t know there’s too much of it until you’re sick. But CO can kill. Here are some ways to keep your family safe. First, Read more [...]