Choosing an air conditioning system for your home can be quite complicated. Aside from the central unit, knowing all the other parts of the system is another challenge for homeowners who aren’t aware of the complexities.
At Fire and Ice HVAC, Inc., we know that choosing a unit on your own could be overwhelming. Here, we detail the most important factors you should consider when choosing your air conditioning unit and service.
Size of Your Home
Knowing the size of your home and how that relates to your new HVAC system is important, according to experts. Some people are tempted to purchase the largest and most powerful system, while others want to save and claim that their home doesn’t need that much cooling.
A system that’s too large will consume too much electricity and cost you more in the long run. Meanwhile, a system that’s too small will never reach your desired temperature and will break down much earlier than it’s supposed to.
Heating and Cooling Needs
Some rooms in your home need heating while others need cooling. Customizing a system and getting the right unit can mean the difference between cost savings of thousands of dollars a year on energy or inflated electricity bills. Rooms with large windows don’t need to be cooled during the day if there’s a constant breeze. Ask an air conditioning service like us how to get a system that can customize your heating and cooling needs throughout the day.
No matter how efficient your preferred unit and system, if professionals did not design and install it, then you can expect problems as soon as a month into usage. Make sure that the air conditioning company you hire has NATE-certified professionals and that they explain all the details of their work to you.
Choose Your Unit at Fire and Ice HVAC, Inc.
Fire and Ice HVAC, Inc. has been installing and servicing HVAC systems for years. Give us a call today at (703) 496-5527 to schedule a consultation at your home in Woodbridge, VA. You can also fill out our contact form to get started.