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.

Combating Winter Germs

December 3, 2012

UV Lights Kill Germs Have you ever wondered why cold and flu germs seem to spread quickly in colder temperatures? Part of the reason is that during colder temperatures people tend to congregate indoors. As we close our windows tight and keep the doors closed to fight off old man winter, we also create a…

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Rheem Marathon Water Heater Install

November 30, 2012

Water Heater Replacement in Decatur, GA When an Atlanta customer contacted us about problems with their water heater, Empire HVAC had the solution. The water heater had served the customer well for ten years without ever suffering a breakdown; however, recently the water heater could not keep up with the demand for hot water. Empire…

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iPad Mini Giveaway Contest

November 28, 2012

Empire Heating & Air Conditioning announces its iPad Mini Giveaway Contest for the Christmas Holiday Season. To register to win, click here to fill out our online survey.  In order to register, you must reside or own property in DeKalb, Fulton, Forsyth, or Gwinnett counties in the metro Atlanta Georgia area.  You must be 18…

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Getting Your Home Ready for Old Man Winter

November 23, 2012

Winter Home Tips in metro Atlanta, GA area As the chill enters the air, the last leaves slowly fall from the trees and you pull that jacket out of the closet, remember that it’s time to get your home ready for winter as well. There are a couple of easy steps to take to ensure…

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Happy Thanksgiving

November 21, 2012

The entire staff of Empire Heating & Air Conditioning wants to wish you a Happy Thanksgiving. During this time of the year, we like to remember what we are thankful for. We want each of you to know that we are truly thankful for you being our valued customer. We appreciate the opportunity to be…

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Keep Your Fireplace Working Safely

November 19, 2012

Today’s fireplaces are much different than those of days past. Older fireplaces were primarily constructed of masonry flues that were double lined and strongly constructed to ensure decades of trouble free use with the occasional cleaning. Fireplaces today are designed in pre-fab high tech methods that use metal flues and light weight metal casings that…

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Help! My Heat Pump Seems to Run Continuously!

November 16, 2012

Heat Pump Problems & Solutions Today’s heat pumps have become super efficient heating machines that absorb all available heat in the outdoor air and effortlessly move it inside to keep your home warm and cozy. The only flaw in this otherwise perfect warming machine is that when the outdoor temperatures drop below 30 degrees, there…

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How Does a Heat Pump Work?

November 14, 2012

Heat Pumps in Atlanta A heat pump can be one of the most efficient ways to heat your home. To fully explain how a heat pump works, you must first understand how an air conditioner works. The reason is that a heat pump in the heating mode is simply an air conditioner working in reverse.…

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Use my ceiling fans in the winter…Really?

November 12, 2012

Surprisingly the answer is yes. While most people think of using ceiling fans in the summer, the use of your ceiling fans in the winter can actually make your home more comfortable and reduce your heating bills. As your home’s comfort system puts out that warm cozy air, it naturally rises. This warm air then…

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Empire Technicians Equipped with CO Angels to keep you safe this Heating Season

November 7, 2012

Empire Heating and Air Conditioning has equipped all service technicians with the NSI5000 CO Angel device to detect carbon monoxide in all the spaces they service. The CO Angel is a new device created by the National Comfort Institute that is rugged enough to deal with the rough and tumble world of heating and air…

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