The fact that we live in a very hot area is not really much of a secret. Homeowners around Phoenix, AZ know that they are going to rely heavily on their air conditioning systems for much of the year if they hope to live as comfortably as possible. The fact of the matter, though, is that cost of energy can make cooling one’s home a very expensive endeavor. That is why the home cooling experts here at Goettl Good Guys Air Conditioning have put together a short guide to help you cool your home more efficiently. Contact us today if you are ready to schedule any AC services or if you have any questions regarding energy efficiency.
- Ensure Sufficient Insulation: If you cannot stop unwanted heat from entering your home, then there is no way in which you can hope to cool your home as effectively and efficiently as possible. That is why sufficient insulation is so important. We can upgrade your insulation to help you cool your home more affordably.
- Seal Ductwork: Leaky ductwork is one of the most common sources of energy loss in residential properties. Fortunately, our staff is here to complete any duct sealing that you may require. Only professionals have the materials and expertise required to effectively seal your air ducts.
- Test Your Home’s Efficiency: A blower door test is a procedure which allows us to pinpoint sources of energy loss throughout your home. Your home is depressurized, and air from outdoors will make its way in. This shows us where weak spots in the home’s envelope are.
- Upgrade Your AC: You don’t have to invest in a brand new air conditioner in order to cool your home efficiently. You can upgrade your existing model in a few ways. Consider the installation of a zone control system in order to take greater control over your AC. Even upgrading your thermostat can help you to cut down on energy consumption. Contact us for more details regarding your AC upgrade options.
- Schedule Routine Maintenance: In terms of getting the best performance possible from your air conditioner, nothing compares to routine air conditioning maintenance. Our technicians are here to assess and tune up yoru system as needed. Work with us to keep your air conditioner at the top of its game.