The last thing you want to think about is your air conditioner. You just expect to be comfortable. That's why Lenco Heating & Air Conditioning Inc is the best choice for air conditioning installation in Culver City, CA and surrounding areas! We're NATE certified and have the knowledge & experience you can count on.
When purchasing a new air conditioning system, you want the right system installed by the right contractor. Lenco Heating & Air Conditioning will come to your home to discuss your comfort needs. There are no one-size-fits-all cooling models. We'll do a load calculation to find the perfect product for your home & comfort needs.
A professionally designed and properly sized air conditioning system will not only keep your home cool, but save money on energy bills. Get a free estimate for air conditioning installation in Culver City, CA. With Lenco Heating & Air Conditioning you'll avoid unnecessary problems down the road.
Selecting an air conditioner for your home is a big decision. It's an important investment today. It will play a key role in your home energy expenses for years to come. And when the summer heat is at its worst, you'll want your family to have the best, most reliable cooling comfort possible. Here are a few things to consider.
What do good central air units have in common?
The best ones are efficient, operating on minimal electricity to hold utility bills down. They provide steady, dependable performance year after year when properly maintained. Good systems are quiet, long-lasting and low in service needs.
How can I be sure my Unit is the right size?
Obviously, an air conditioner that's too small won't keep your home sufficiently cool. But what many don't realize is that an oversized system will cycle (turn on and off) more than necessary, wasting expensive energy and possibly putting undue strain on the compressor.
A good contractor will determine the optimum size for your home by making a careful study of your cooling requirements. Window dimensions and exposure. Floor space, insulation and local climate. Heat-generating appliances. The direction your home faces. Even the amount of your home's exterior shaded by trees.
He'll specify the cooling capacity of the system in either Btu/h (British thermal units of heat removed per hour) or refrigeration tons (one ton being equal to 12,000 Btu/h).
Which air conditioners are energy efficient?
Much like automobile manufacturers, today's air conditioner manufacturers are required by law to evaluate and rate their equipment according to its energy efficiency. This rating is known in the industry as a SEER, or Seasonal Energy Efficiency Rating. The higher the SEER, the more efficient the equipment.
Most new homes with central air come equipped with a standard builder's model. However, when replacement becomes necessary, property owners can upgrade their air conditioning by specifying a more energy-efficient system.
High SEER models are generally more expensive, but can easily make up the difference by reducing your home energy bills over the long run.