Atlantic Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, Inc. Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Sussex County’

HVAC Replacement vs. Repair: What’s the Right Option for You?

Monday, April 24th, 2023

Your HVAC unit has been reliable for so long, but it’s not as efficient as it used to be. Is it on the way out, or do you just need repairs and annual maintenance?

We’re here to help you find out. There are a few ways to tell if you need a full HVAC replacement in Sussex County, DE, or just repairs to get you through another year. Let’s talk about that.

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What Are UV Air Purifiers and How Do They Work?

Monday, April 10th, 2023

You may have heard about UV air purifier services in Sussex County, DE and thought … wait, what is a UV air purifier? Hint: it’s not a UV light mixed with an air filter.

UV air purifiers are not air filtration systems. Those simply pull air through the filters and capture dust, bacteria, and contaminants with the filter. You throw the filter out, then replace it, and keep doing that.

But with a UV air purifier, it takes it up a notch. The ultimate goal is the same: provide cleaner, healthier air for you to breathe. Here is how they work.

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Is Ductless Heating the Most Efficient Form of Home Heating?

Monday, March 27th, 2023

Ductless heating has become an extremely energy-efficient and powerful form of home heating, but is it really as good as everyone says? Is it the most efficient, or could you actually get better heating efficiency from a different type of HVAC machine?

While we do ductless heating installation in Sussex County, DE, we also install other systems. From our experience, we have a few things to say about the efficiency of ductless heating. Let’s talk about it.

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Your Commercial Refrigerator Is on Its Last Leg: Here’s How You Can Tell

Monday, February 27th, 2023

Your refrigerator won’t last forever. Every appliance has its lifespan, and when yours begins to show signs of wear and tear, it already has one foot in the grave. Well, in this case, junkyard.

Before you panic and start worrying about the implications for your business, you can find signs your refrigerator is dying in Sussex County, DE that still signal a bit of remaining time before it dies completely.

If you don’t know what to look for, or you’ve never had a refrigerator die on you in the past, that’s okay. We’ll fill you in right now. This is what you need to look for.

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Pros and Cons of Water Softener Systems

Monday, February 13th, 2023

Do you know if you have hard water? Here’s a quick way to tell: scale buildup on your fixtures, in your pipes, or on your dishes. A lot of homes have hard water, and while there are some benefits to it, we’re willing to bet that you’d benefit from a water softener system even more.

Let’s go through the pros and cons of water softener services in Sussex County, DE and see if they line up with what you want for your family.

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Those Weird Furnace Noises Explained

Monday, January 30th, 2023

Your furnace is reliable, always there when you need it, and you barely notice it’s on. That is, until it starts making a ton of noise.

Once your furnace makes itself known through excessive (and unsettling) noise, that’s when it’s usually time to call for furnace repair in Sussex County, DE.

Let’s walk you through some of these sounds and what they mean so you can be prepared for anything that comes your way.

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Telltale Signs Your Heat Pump Needs to Be Replaced ASAP

Monday, January 16th, 2023

Heat pumps are just like any other piece of HVAC equipment: they’re only as good as their condition. While they often pose benefits over traditional HVAC systems, they’re not without faults. Your heat pump can give off five major telltale sings that it has one foot in the grave.

You may need heat pump replacement in Sussex County, DE, but before you jump to conclusions, let’s see if your heat pump encounters the problems we’ve listed below.

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Tank vs. Tankless: What Should You Replace Your Water Heater With?

Monday, December 19th, 2022

Everyone wants more energy efficiency for their home, but they don’t want to sacrifice conveniences for it. Old tank water heaters may not be the best option for many households in Delaware, and that’s okay, because tankless systems are an option.

Water heater replacement in Sussex County, DE should benefit you and your accessibility to hot water while lowering energy bills at the same time. Let’s find out which unit makes more sense for your home by comparing some benefits of each.

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How Geothermal Heating and Cooling Works: A Beginner’s Guide

Monday, December 5th, 2022

Geothermal heating and cooling is a new concept to many, which is why we’ve compiled this beginner’s guide. Consider it a quick-start to geothermal and how it works in a residential setting.

With geothermal, you stand to save money, have more consistent heating and cooling, and improve the overall comfort in your home. If you’re curious about geothermal heating and cooling in Sussex County, DE, here’s what you need to know.

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What Makes a Refrigerator Commercial Grade?

Monday, November 21st, 2022
Woman opening commercial refrigerator and grabbing a bottle of wine.

The fridge in your kitchen isn’t up to the same tasks as a commercial refrigerator in your business, but why is that? What’s the defining feature between a basic refrigerator and a commercial grade unit?

Commercial refrigeration in Sussex County, DE has a list of differences from a standard refrigerator. There’s a reason you never see floor model refrigerators being used in businesses. Here’s what you need to know.

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