New Year, Improved Home Comfort: A Calendar of HVAC Solutions
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…Read More
It’s Not the Heat, It’s the Humidity – Dehumidification Can Help!
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…Read More
Case Study: New HVAC Install for Muddy & Uneven Ground
Ground conditions surrounding this home built in the late 60s presented a challenge for its owners who wanted a new HVAC system. The previous air conditioning unit was installed near the back patio creating an unnecessary distraction for the owners and their guests. Our technicians determined that a new Daikin Fit system installed around the…Read More
Case Study: Fixing Noisy HVAC System and Humid Home
A noisy HVAC system is a nuisance and can be a symptom of a larger problem. Since the customer at this brick home built in the 1980s also had humidity issues in the summer, our team decided that the installation of a high efficiency Daikin FIT system was the right solution. Not only are these…Read More
Case Study: Fixing Improper HVAC Installation
Improper installation of HVAC units can cause long-term headaches or even damage to your home, health and safety. In this example, a lack of headroom hindered the duct work, requiring a drainage pan and sump pump to move moisture. Eventually, the homeowners decided to contact Empire HVAC for a proper installation. Our solution involved a…Read More
Not Feeling Cool & Dry? You May Need to Dehumidify!
If you’ve noticed that your home is uncomfortably humid this summer, you’re not alone. Even though temperatures have been cooler than usual, the humidity has still been relatively high. If you haven’t been running your air conditioning system as much, your home probably hasn’t been benefiting from the dehumidification your AC can provide – leaving…Read More