Looking to save money on your heating and cooling bills? Before you settle on a solution, learn how air source heat pumps work. These common heat pumps are an inexpensive and efficient option for homes and buildings in milder climates, where winters are not too extreme. Plus, recent technological improvements have made them a viable option in […]
What Is Indoor Air Quality?
Air pollution surrounds us daily, in car exhaust, smog, indoor air . . . Wait – indoor air? Yes, in fact. In today’s homes, the indoor air can be up to 70% more polluted than the outside air. Since polluted air can harm our health and the American Lung Association estimates that most people spend 90% of their […]
Heat Pump and Air Conditioner Ratings: What Do They Mean?
It’s easy to feel overwhelmed by the array of efficiency ratings, abbreviations, and acronyms used to describe or explain heat pumps and air conditioners. In this fact sheet, we will explain the meaning of heat pump and air conditioner ratings and how you can use this knowledge to make a more informed choice regarding your […]
Is There a Big Difference in Air Conditioner and Heat Pump Sound Levels?
Is there a big difference in air conditioner and heat pump sound levels? Believe it or not, the answer is most definitely YES! Until recently, noisy air conditioners and heat pumps were accepted as the norm. High noise levels were even associated with the “power” of heating and cooling systems. But with today’s technology, you can choose an […]
What Is a Heat Pump?
A heat pump is an efficient method of cooling your home in summer and warming it in winter. Although heat pumps are new to many people, they’ve been around for over three decades and are found in schools, offices, motels, stores, and industrial plants as well as homes.
Facts About Carbon Monoxide
Carbon monoxide can be an invisible threat to your family’s health and safety. Though more commonly associated with fires and automobile emissions, carbon monoxide poisoning can accumulate in any home unless certain precautions are taken. That’s why Lennox is getting the word out that carbon monoxide poisoning is preventable. To learn more facts about carbon […]
Should You Replace the Indoor Unit When Replacing the Outdoor Unit?
Should you replace the indoor unit when replacing the outdoor unit? Typically, yes. To understand why, explore the reasons listed below.
What Are Furnace Ratings?
What are furnace ratings? Every year, the Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency (AFUE) rates furnaces: the percent of heat produced for every dollar of fuel consumed. Like the miles per gallon on your car, the higher the AFUE rating, the lower your fuel costs. All furnaces manufactured must now meet at least 78% AFUE. If your […]
Benefits of Financing
With our 0% and low-interest options, it just makes good sense to use financing for the purchase of your heating and cooling system. The savings you will see on your electric/gas bill will pay for a significant portion of your monthly payment. Financing may also help you increase the efficiency of your system for just […]
Financing Heating and Air Conditioning
Have you considered financing heating and air conditioning? At Long Refrigeration, we offer low rates and flexible terms for financing with Synchrony Financial. If your system is old and inefficient, the energy savings on the new equipment can help with your monthly payment. Plus, if you have good credit, approval will only take a moment following […]