How much does air conditioning affect my electric bill?

How much does air conditioning affect my electric bill? Hawaii is a tropical paradise, but its electric bill is one of the highest in the US. It’s not that Hawaii residents use more electricity than other Americans, but it is more expensive to produce electricity in Hawaii than on the mainland.  Air conditioning is a… Continue reading How much does air conditioning affect my electric bill?

Are solar powered AC systems more efficient and environment friendly?

Are solar powered AC systems more efficient and environment friendly? There is no denying that air conditioning is one of the biggest energy consumers in any home or office. This is especially true during the hot summer months when the air conditioner runs continuously in an effort to keep your living space cool. We, all… Continue reading Are solar powered AC systems more efficient and environment friendly?

How are solar AC systems different from regular air conditioning?

How are solar AC systems different from regular air conditioning? The average household in the US spends over $1,000 per year on electricity, which is why many homeowners are now looking into alternative methods of energy generation, especially for heating and cooling purposes. In the past, people were skeptical about solar-powered AC systems. They weren’t… Continue reading How are solar AC systems different from regular air conditioning?

What you need to know about Home Electric Vehicle Charge stations?

What you need to know about Home Electric Vehicle Charge stations? Even with the rise of hybrid and electric cars, gas stations still remain popular places for drivers to fill up their tanks. However, as more people begin driving EVs and other alternative fuel vehicles, businesses and individuals are investing in home and public charging… Continue reading What you need to know about Home Electric Vehicle Charge stations?

5 HVAC troubleshooting tips that every homeowner should know

5 HVAC troubleshooting tips that every homeowner should know Heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems can help keep your home comfortable all year long. However, even the best system will have occasional issues that need to be addressed. You don’t always need to call an HVAC contractor when your home’s heating and cooling system… Continue reading 5 HVAC troubleshooting tips that every homeowner should know

What are the benefits and downsides to having rigid metal or alumaflex ductwork and which one to choose for the Home AC System?

What are the benefits/downsides to having rigid metal or alumaflex ductwork for Hawaii Home AC? Ductwork plays an integral role in your home’s air conditioning system, as it distributes cooled or heated air throughout your home. However, ductwork can be of different types, mostly rigid metal and flexible aluminum ducts are common. But should I… Continue reading What are the benefits and downsides to having rigid metal or alumaflex ductwork and which one to choose for the Home AC System?