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How much does it cost to run my A/C

How much does it cost to run my Air conditioner?

FAQ A question we get asked often is: “How much does it cost to run my Air conditioner”? We have to ask a few questions first, What size is you’re A/C? How efficient is you’re A/C? How much is our local utility charging per KW hour?    Read more

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New Refrigerants

R410A the new Refrigerant

Ozone Depleting Substances (ODS) have been used in many products which take advantages of their physical properties.  For example, Chloro Fluoro Carbons (CFC’s), have commonly been used as aerosol propellants and refrigerants.  However, since highlighting that the chlorine in CFC’s attributes to the demise of the ozone layer, the ‘Montreal protocol on substances that deplete the ozone layer’ was negotiated and signed by 24 countries and the European Union in 1987. The protocol...
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Lennox Solar Omaha NE

Lennox Solar in Omaha NE

. Lennox has Air conditioners and Heat pumps available with Solar assist.  A way to connect 1 to 15 solar panels to your system to feed 230v to your system during operation and back into your home when your equipment is not running.  Nebraska is rated 15 in the nation for available Solar hours available to produce electricity at no cost.  Look under Products - Solar Units for more information. .   Read more

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Minimum Standards Changes

DOE Finalizes Regional Standards

New Residential Standards Confirmed for Furnaces, A/Cs, Heat Pumps

After much debate, new regional standards for HVAC equipment have become a reality. On Oct. 25 2011, the Department of Energy (DOE) confirmed that it adopted new residential appliance standards for central air conditioners, furnaces, and heat pumps. According to the new rule, the country will be divided into three regions, and the minimum efficiency standards for...

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A/C season is coming

Without regular maintenance an air conditioner loses about 5% of it’s original efficiency for each year of operation. This means that the 12 SEER unit that you bought just a few years ago may be functioning like a 9 SEER unit today! You can recover most of that lost efficiency through regular maintenance. Studies show that with regular tune-ups a unit will maintain up to 95% of it’s original efficiency. This means that the cost of an...
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