Category Archives: Energy Efficiency

Should you replace your existing A/C system?

You have an air conditioner, but perhaps you are wondering if you might be better off replacing it with a higher efficiency Energy Star® rated heat pump or other cooling system? Perhaps there is an energy efficiency rebate opportunity and you are not sure if you are eligible or not. We won’t be able to…

What is an AFUE rating and why is it important?

AFUE stands for “Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency” and it is how furnaces are rated. The higher the AFUE, the better because it indicates the amount of energy from your furnace that is being converted into actually heating your home. AFUE is shown in percentage, so as an example, an AFUE of 90 means that 90%…