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Save Money by Properly Preparing Your Gas Furnace for Summer

How a Bit of Pre-season Gas Furnace Maintenance Goes a Long Way What’s on your spring cleaning checklist? You’re probably no stranger to tasks like airing out closets, dusting and vacuuming, but you may be unaware that you should also prepare your gas furnace for the warmer months ahead. Here are a few steps that can [...]

By |2017-03-28T14:55:12+00:00March 28th, 2017|Blog, Furnaces, Heating|0 Comments

5 Easy Ways to Save Money On Your Heating Bill This Winter

Practical Steps to Protect Your Home from Drafts   Everyone wants to stay toasty-warm during the winter, but no one enjoys paying sky-high heating bills. Reduce heating costs while keeping your family comfortable with these five tips from AirNow Cooling and Heating. 1. Clear the Space Around Your Vents Be sure nothing is blocking air flow [...]

By |2019-02-13T16:30:07+00:00December 22nd, 2016|Heating|0 Comments

Faulty Thermostats – To Repair or to Replace?

Winter in Alabama is not usually severe, but keeping your Millbrook home comfortably warm (or cool in the summer) is still important, and a malfunctioning HVAC system can put leave you out in the cold. Typical problems with HVAC systems are; dirty ductwork or filters, insufficient insulation, or faulty wiring. But one thing that can [...]

Make Your ENERGY STAR Resolution to Save Energy

This New Year, join us in making an ENERGY STAR resolution to save energy by taking the pledge today. Pledge to take energy saving actions in your home today that will reduce greenhouse gas emissions and help protect our climate for years to come. About AirNow Cooling & Heating AirNow Cooling & Heating is a [...]

By |2016-12-30T00:55:54+00:00January 2nd, 2015|Blog, General tips, Heating, Maintenance, Tune-up, Weatherizing|Comments Off on Make Your ENERGY STAR Resolution to Save Energy

Does Closing AC Vents During the Day Help?

Does it help to close vents in rooms not being used during the day? The answer to this question is very site specific and dependent on several factors, such as: heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC) system design, location of the thermostat, house design, and climate, according to ENERGY STAR. In the right situation, closing [...]

By |2016-12-30T00:55:54+00:00December 15th, 2014|Blog, General tips, Heating|Comments Off on Does Closing AC Vents During the Day Help?

5 hottest tips to keep you warm

Make this year’s fall season also represent a fall in energy costs. Start now with these heating tips from ENERGY STAR.  Enjoy lower energy bills compared to last year, increased comfort, plus that warm feeling that comes from knowing you’re helping reduce the emissions that contribute to climate change, making a difference in the environment for [...]

By |2016-12-30T00:55:54+00:00December 15th, 2014|Blog, General tips, Heating|Comments Off on 5 hottest tips to keep you warm

#TipsEnergy: Weatherizing your home for colder weather

The cooler weather brings on changes to the seasons and the need to turn on the heat. But the cooler weather doesn't have to mean sky-high energy bills. By taking simple and inexpensive actions, you can save energy and money. We want to know how you reduce your energy bills and stay comfortable during the cool fall [...]

By |2016-12-30T00:55:54+00:00December 2nd, 2014|Blog, Heating, Insulation, Weatherizing|Comments Off on #TipsEnergy: Weatherizing your home for colder weather

Home Heating Energy Saver 101

Space heating is likely the largest energy expense in your home, accounting for about 45 percent of the average American family’s energy bills, according to the U.S. Department of Energy. That means making smart decisions about your home’s heating system can have a big impact on your energy bills. Energy.gov's new Energy Saver 101 infographic [...]

By |2016-12-30T00:55:54+00:00December 2nd, 2014|Blog, Heating|Comments Off on Home Heating Energy Saver 101

The latest news from AirNow

Check out the latest news from AirNow in Cool Solutions & Hot Topics by AirNow. About AirNow Cooling & Heating AirNow Cooling & Heating is a full-service air-conditioning and heating contractor located in Millbrook, Ala., serving Montgomery, Autauga, Lowndes and Elmore Counties. The business services and installs heating and air-conditioning systems. In addition to completing scheduled service checks, repairing existing [...]

By |2016-12-30T00:55:54+00:00November 17th, 2014|AC, Blog, General tips, Heating, Newsletter, Tune-up, Uncategorized|Comments Off on The latest news from AirNow

The basics: Complete home heating and cooling system

High–efficiency systems are engineered and installed to deliver more comfort, better moisture control, improved indoor air quality and quieter operation. Check out this interesting fact sheet from Energy Star to learn more about a complete heating and cooling system. Heating and cooling systems can cost a homeowner more than $1,000 -- more than half of [...]

By |2016-12-30T00:55:54+00:00October 21st, 2014|AC, Air filters, Blog, Heating|Comments Off on The basics: Complete home heating and cooling system

Time for a heating system check-up

The frigid months are quickly approaching and soon your home's heating system will be working overtime to keep your family warm and toasty. This is the time of year to have your furnace professionally examined to ensure the safety of your home and loved ones. A thorough inspection and tune-up by a qualified technician will uncover [...]

By |2016-12-30T00:55:54+00:00September 30th, 2014|Blog, General tips, Heating, Maintenance, Tune-up|Comments Off on Time for a heating system check-up

#TipsEnergy: Weatherize your home for the fall

The start of fall brings cooler weather, changing leaves and the need to turn on the heat. But the cooler weather doesn't have to mean sky high energy bills. By taking simple and inexpensive actions, you can save energy and money with these tips from Energy.gov. This month, we want to know how you reduce your energy [...]

By |2016-12-30T00:55:54+00:00September 16th, 2014|Blog, General tips, Heating, Maintenance, Tune-up|Comments Off on #TipsEnergy: Weatherize your home for the fall

Tips for home energy efficiency

With the excitement of football season in full swing, summer is fading, and with it, you are seeing some relief in your energy bills. When the chill of winter begins to set in, however, it won’t be long before they slowly start to creep back up. The good news is that there are some steps you [...]

By |2016-12-30T00:55:54+00:00September 8th, 2014|Blog, General tips, Heating, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Tips for home energy efficiency

Signs you need to replace your HVAC unit

There are several clear signs its time to consider replacing your heating and cooling equipment or improve the performance of your overall system. Energy Star points out 9 signs. It may be time to call a professional contractor to help you make a change if: 1. Your heat pump or air conditioner is more than 10 years old. [...]

By |2016-12-30T00:55:54+00:00July 16th, 2014|AC, Blog, Heating|Comments Off on Signs you need to replace your HVAC unit

Maximize AC Efficiency with a Quick Check

The evening sky reflects color on a lake. [From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository | Flickr by User:russavia] Winter is still here, and your home's heating system may be working over-time to keep your family warm and toasty. This is the time of year to have your heating system professionally examined to ensure the safety of [...]

By |2018-12-10T20:08:33+00:00February 8th, 2014|Blog, Heating, Maintenance, Tune-up|Comments Off on Maximize AC Efficiency with a Quick Check