Have you ever wondered what goes into a heating or air conditioning system for a large office building or another large building like a mall or a school? My name is Evelyn, and I am an HVAC architect. I design heating and air conditioning systems for large, corporate buildings. Making sure that a large building with many rooms or offices is efficiently heated and cooled is a very large job and is much more complicated than simply heating or cooling a home. This blog will educate the reader on how heating and cooling jobs this large are designed and completed.
30 January 2017
If you have broken or non-existent faceplates on your outlets or light switches, you are not alone. It is quite common to accidentally break the plates, especially when the plates are very old. However, you should not leave these areas open and exposed to the room. Instead, you should get them covered and replaced sooner rather than later. It is a simple enough electrical repair that you can do on your own, and here are three reasons why you should put this at the top of your "
29 December 2016
The cost of heating your home for the winter is high enough without wasting money on unneeded heating costs. Sometimes, it just takes a little upfront investment to ensure that you're not wasting money on your heating bill. Here are some things that you can do to ensure that your heater performs smoothly. Avoid Wasted Air Perhaps one of the best things that you can do to conserve your heating expenditures is to make sure that all of the air that's heated is used to its fullest.
28 October 2016
Has your electric water heater suddenly stopped heating water efficiently? The problem might be the upper heating element, which ensures that the newly incoming water that replaces tank loses gets heated as it arrives. Replacing the upper heating element requires a bit of time but isn't difficult even if you have no water heater experience. If you feel overwhelmed during the process, abort the repair and call a water heater repair service.
7 October 2016
Your HVAC system might be designed to brave the elements, but hurricane-force winds and rain can have a destructive effect on your heating and cooling system. To keep your long-term investment from being damaged by hurricanes and storms, here are some helpful tips you can use before and after the storm. Before the Storm The first thing you want to do long before the storms arrive is make sure your HVAC system's outdoor cabinet (the portion that contains the compressor and condenser) is securely anchored in place.
5 August 2016
Furnaces are resilient pieces of machinery, and they need to be, considering they have the not-so-humble job of heating the entirety of your house. However, like all machines, furnaces can malfunction or simply cease doing their job or perhaps become slightly less efficient at doing their job. There is usually an explanation for why a furnace is acting this way. Read on and discover what could be causing a number of common issues associated with your furnace.