News & Resources

At Empire Heating & Air Conditioning, it’s important to us that our customers stay informed about the products and services we proudly offer. Visit this page often for the latest news and educational information on home heating and air conditioning.

New Year, Improved Home Comfort: A Calendar of HVAC Solutions

January 24, 2023

The new year has arrived, and for many people, that often means considering home improvements that they may have put on the back burner. While purchasing new furniture and fixtures, updating flooring, and adding new home décor items are always fun to think about, many times people put off improving their home comfort systems until…

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Minimum Efficiency Standards Are Changing – Here’s What You Should Know.

December 14, 2022

As we get closer to a new year, many people start to think about how they can improve, whether it’s personal changes or improvements to their homes. For many people, a new year can mean hitting the gym, eating healthier foods, or learning a new skill. Around the house, people might be thinking about ways…

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At Empire, We’re Thankful for Our Team Members

November 14, 2022

At Empire Heating & Air Conditioning, we have a lot to be thankful for. We’re always grateful for our customers, many of whom have been loyal since we first opened our doors in 1985. In fact, when we founded our company, it was with our customers in mind. We knew we wanted to treat our…

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How Can I Make My Home More Energy Efficient This Fall?

October 14, 2022

Now that the fall season is underway, people are spending more time at home, and as a result, using more energy. As the days grow shorter, lights come on earlier, and families are more likely to gather around the television in the evenings. That’s why this is a great time of year to consider your…

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Concerned About Fall Allergies? There Are Products that Can Help!

September 14, 2022

Once the fall season arrives in Georgia, we can start to look forward to the weather cooling down just a little bit and all the other great things that autumn has to offer. From the changing colors of the leaves to pumpkin-inspired treats, there is so much to love about the fall. However, if you’re…

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How Do I Know if My Air Conditioner Needs Repair?

August 18, 2022

When the summer temperatures are at their hottest, there’s nothing like the cool, comfortable reprieve provided by an air-conditioned home. But, if your AC system doesn’t seem to be cooling your home as it should, it can leave you and your family feeling hot and sticky, and can even cost you more in utility bills.…

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It’s Not the Heat, It’s the Humidity – Dehumidification Can Help!

July 19, 2022

At this point during the summer, temperatures tend to soar – and along with them, the humidity levels. High humidity coupled with extreme heat can make people feel hot, sticky, and uncomfortable. And while your home’s air conditioning system can help get rid of some of the excess moisture in the air, there are times…

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Air Conditioning 101: What Type of AC is Best for My Home?

June 21, 2022

Summers can be absolutely sweltering in Georgia, and having effective air conditioning is essential for almost any home. Today, there are many types of air conditioning systems available, and most modern systems are designed to not only provide more effective comfort than their predecessors, but to provide cooling in a highly efficient manner as well. If…

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Ductless AC vs. Window AC – Which Should I Choose?

May 16, 2022

If you have a converted space or addition to your home that doesn’t have access to your central air conditioning system, you may be wondering what the best choice is for cooling that space. While window air conditioning units can be a lower-cost choice for home comfort, they may not be as cost-effective as you…

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Does My Home Need Better Indoor Air Quality?

April 18, 2022

Once spring arrives, most of us find that it’s the perfect time of the year to freshen up our homes. Taking care of our lawn and garden areas, deep-cleaning inside our homes, and getting our pool and deck areas ready for summer entertaining are all a part of the spring-cleaning routine. But, have you thought…

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