A-Avis Home Services Plumbing, Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Zone Control Systems’

How to Control the HVAC Temperature for Each Room Individually

Monday, September 17th, 2018

remote-control-thermostatWhether you already own a central air conditioner or are looking at your cooling and heating options, you may have come to ask yourself this question:

“How can I control each room’s temperature on its own?”

Whether your goal is to fix imbalances in the heating and cooling, or if it’s to save energy costs over-all, there are many benefits to being able to control the temperature of each room in the house.

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How to Improve Your AC Efficiency

Monday, June 12th, 2017

air-conditioning-efficiencyAir conditioning season is here, and while we’ve gotten a bit of a reprieve from the heat with our June gloom, triple-digit temperatures will be here before you know it. You’re going to need to pay more in monthly cooling bills during the summer, since you’re running the air conditioner a lot more often than you did during the spring.

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Upgrades to Improve Your Air Conditioner’s Efficiency

Monday, September 21st, 2015

The summers are long and hot here in Riverside, CA and the winters are short and mild. We’ve officially entered the autumn months, but there are likely still warm days ahead and next summer will be here before you know it. With your air conditioner finally getting a break after months of use, now may be an ideal time to think about improvements or upgrades to your system’s efficiency. The right upgrade could do wonders for those high summer energy bills, as well as reducing the strain on your air conditioner and help it last longer. Here are some upgrades to improve your air conditioner’s efficiency that you should consider.

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What’s the Difference Between a Zone System and a Ductless Mini-Split System?

Monday, August 31st, 2015

Zone systems and ductless mini split systems are both designed to do the same thing: give you room-by-room control over your air conditioner and adjust the temperature in each individual part of your house separately from the others. Not only does this make a nice luxury for families with varying comfort preferences, but it can save you a great deal of money on air conditioning expenses, since you can simply turn off the air in parts of your house you aren’t using. Considering how hot the summers get here in Riverside, CA, that’s a significant consideration. But what’s the difference between a zone systems and a ductless mini-split system? That is, which one is right for you? It comes down to using different methods of achieving the same goals.

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3 Ways to Save Money on Air Conditioning This Summer

Monday, June 1st, 2015

We live in Riverside, CA, where summer temperatures often soar into the triple digits and beyond. That means you must invariably pay more in energy costs every month as your air conditioner works to keep you cool and comfortable when the air outside is beastly. The necessity of that equation often covers up the fact that you may be paying more than you need to in order to run your air conditioner. Most people know about traditional ways to keep cool without spending a lot of money, such as wearing lightweight clothes and staying hydrated in the heat of the day. Here are 3 other ways to save money on air conditioning this summer that you should keep in mind.

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