Riteway Service Company Blog : Archive for April, 2016

Methods to Increase Your Air Conditioner’s Efficiency

Monday, April 25th, 2016

In our blog post last week, we discussed SEER ratings and their importance in choosing a high-efficiency air conditioning system. Achieving high-efficiency is essential to lowering your monthly cooling costs, a huge priority for Texas residents.

Since operating your HVAC system makes up approximately half of your total utility expenses, you likely want to do anything you can to save money. The good news is, even if you can’t upgrade your system right now—or if you already have—there are some simple steps you can take right now to increase your air conditioner’s efficiency. We’ve shared just a few methods below. 

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What Are the Benefits of High SEER Efficient AC Equipment?

Monday, April 18th, 2016

When it comes to cooling your home, residents of course want to do everything in their power to save as much money as possible given the workout we give our air conditioning systems. Our hot and humid summer days necessitate reliable AC systems. So if you are in the market for a new air conditioner, you’ll want to be well prepared for the purchase. This means looking at all factors, from the size unit you need to what the system’s SEER (Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio) rating is.

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Should I Invest in a Programmable Thermostat?

Monday, April 11th, 2016

With warmer weather already upon us, most Texas residents may have already begun to use their air conditioners, which will remain running throughout this very hot and humid season. When an air conditioner gets used as much as it does here, it’s important for homeowners to find methods of which to save money. One way to do so is by investing in a programmable thermostat. This enables you to maintain stable temperatures throughout your home without requiring your AC to run all day long.

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How to Change Your HVAC System’s Air Filter

Monday, April 4th, 2016

When it comes to effectively and efficiently cooling your home, there are many occasions in which you should trust a professional to inspect and service your air conditioner. However, there is at least one task that you can—and should—tackle on your own. That is, replacing your air filter.

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