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Outside Temperatures Affect How Well Your HVAC Works

We all know that the hotter it is outside, the harder the AC works to cool our homes. As a result, you might find it struggling to bring down temperatures in extreme summer heat. One reason is that the air conditioning cycle requires the temperature outside to be cooler than the hot air it is releasing from the unit. That is why your air conditioner works more efficiently in cooler fall and spring temperatures. One of the simplest ways to increase the efficiency of your HVAC is regular maintenance services. Dirt and debris, or faulty parts can add to the strain on the compressor.

Your Home Comfort Specialists Discuss Key AC Technology Improvements

Air Conditioned for Your Comfort in Bucks County PA

The continuous advancements in air conditioning technology have led to significant improvements in the functionality and features of today’s cooling equipment. From energy consumption and sound, to size, appearance and efficiency of individual components, several aspects of the AC unit have evolved that directly address the concerns presented by earlier generations of these units.

Key Improvement in AC Technology Over the Years…

Puron or Freon?

Your HVAC Team Explains Why A New AC System is Recommended

If you have Air Conditioner trouble that involves a Freon (R-22) leak, topping it up is a temporary and costly solution. Once a standard refrigerant for air conditioners, it is now being phased out due to environmental concerns. With manufacturing being reduced, prices of Freon have also skyrocketed. Our HVAC specialists at Bi-County Inc. explain the benefits of converting to a cooling unit using Puron (R410A) as soon as possible…

Insights From Your Home Comfort Specialists

HVAC airflow from vents

Imagine waking up on a chilly winter morning or a hot summer day, only to find something is not right with your heating or air conditioning! Your mind is already dreading what may be wrong with your HVAC system, how long will it take to fix the issue, or how big a hole it will burn in your pocket to get it repaired. However, before you panic or think of the worst, check for these signs which may throw some light on the problem:

  • Are you sensing distinct hot and cold spots throughout your home?
  • Do you hear any strange whistling sounds or find that some areas are very drafty?
  • When you check your vents, is there is no air coming from them even when the unit is “ON”?

If you are experiencing some of these signs, it may be nothing but an airflow problem. While there are several reasons for a restricted flow, the good news is that it is relatively easy and inexpensive to fix it. The specialists at Bi-County Inc. can explain how you may be able to fix or prevent the following issues…

Energy Saving Tips

Whether you’re hoping to ease your impact on the planet or just want to save a few dollars, reducing your energy use can help you get there. High home-heating bills can pack a real punch to a household budget each winter. Luckily, there are plenty of inexpensive ways to boost the efficiency of your HVAC system, reduce wasted energy, and lower overall heating costs. Making some easy adjustments in your home can dramatically reduce how much you spend on energy.

Air Quality Action Day

What is an Air Quality Action Day?

Recently, here in Bucks County PA, we experienced several days of a level orange Air Quality Index (AQI) Alert.  AQI is used by government agencies to communicate to the public how polluted the air currently is or how polluted it is forecast to become over a specified period of time.  As the AQI rises, an increasingly large percentage of the population is likely to experience increased adverse health effects. Whole home air purifier systems can remove particulate matter and other hard-to-remove impurities such as dust, pollen, pet dander, dust mites and spores.

Helpful Tips from Bi-County Inc

Money-Saving Tips from Your HVAC Team

It’s that time when many of us make resolutions for the New Year. After all, we all want to live long and healthy lives. Your home’s HVAC system plays an important role in your well-being and comfort. It can also help you save money and reduce your carbon footprint. The specialists at Bi-County Inc share some valuable tips on how to optimize HVAC system efficiency and performance.

5 Ways to Keep Your HVAC System Running at Peak Efficiency Throughout the Year…

Honeywell Pro Series 4000 Thermostat Position

Correct Thermostat Position

Energy-Saving Tips From Your HVAC Team In Chalfont, PA

Are your utility bills too high?  Do you feel your home is not warm enough?  Your continuing discomfort and rising energy costs in your home might be due to a thermostat control product in an inappropriate location. To get accurate temperature readings, they should be optimally located. The HVAC specialists at Bi-County Inc explain the do’s and don’ts of your thermostat position.

5 Places You Shouldn’t Put Your Thermostat

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Bi-County Inc
10 North Kerns Ave
Chalfont, PA 18914

Phone: 215-822-0515
Fax: 215-822-7403

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