Everyone has heard of so-called green appliances. Some believe that they work exactly as advertised, while others assume there’s some kind of catch. In the case of green appliances, the only catch is the large reduction on your energy bill. Learn the different ways that an eco-friendly HVAC system is designed to reduce your energy costs.
Runs Only When You Need It
An energy-efficient HVAC system saves you money by turning on and off at preset intervals. You decide the specific times of the day that the machine turns off and back on. In most homes, an A/C or heater that runs all day long will result in colossal energy bills. If you’re gone during most of the day, it makes more sense to have the machine turn on only when you’re home. This is a major feature of green HVAC systems.
Runs Only Where You Need It
In addition to its ability to switch on and off, a green A/C system can perform only in the areas that you select. Zoning is the process of selecting which zones that you want to have serviced. This prevents you from heating or cooling unnecessary areas that will remain unoccupied. It’s possible to cool the living room, heat the bathroom and leave the rest of the house untouched.
Provides Access Anywhere
Now, you can access any electronic from a remote location. People can control computers from thousands of miles away or monitor their homes remotely using security cameras. Remote access allows you to control your HVAC unit in another city, state or country. This is important if you have children or invalid people at home who cannot work the system themselves.
Requires Minimal Maintenance
Expect a low repair bill when using green HVAC machinery. That’s because you use the system sporadically, so minimal usage comes with fewer problems. Also, cleaner equipment works more efficiently. A machine that is clogged with dust and debris will work harder to achieve the same output than one that is always clean.
Green HVAC systems are friendly to the environment and energy-efficient for your household. The most important benefit is its kindness to your pocketbook. Homeowners save anywhere from 10% to 70% on their energy bills. Overall, the initial price, size and number of features of an A/C or heater is not as economical as the types of features. Contact our company at 408-295-2182 to learn more about our energy-saving products and services.