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By: Paul White | May 17, 2016

Are there really lower cost alternative refrigerants available for Air Conditioning Systems using R22? 

Unfortfunately, the cost of R22 refrigerant continues to increase, but become educated and don’t be fooled if someone tries to sell you 22a as a lower cost alternative to HCFC-22 (R-22) for recharging your home air-conditioning system.  

Recently some chemical manufactures have created a "replacement" for R22, by using a mixture of refrigerants, and propane to create an alternative to R22.    But  can be dangerous to use propane in residential HVAC applications.  The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says that using a propane-based refrigerant in an air conditioner that is not designed to use propane or flammable refrigerants p...

By: xugy43a | April 13, 2016

Heat Pump Freezing - Call Us ASAP!

Frozen Heat Pump in Midlothian
Frozen Heat Pump Midlothian VA

By: Paul White | February 10, 2016

Most  HVAC contractors and homeowners seeing an increase in leaking coils in recent years, and many are wondering what is causing this issue.   The major manufacturers state the failure rate caused by manufacture defects are only in the 2%-3% range, but HVAC contractors and homeowners seem to be feeling the impact of coil failure rates much higher than that....so what is going on, and are coil leaks preventable?  

A major cause of evaporator coil leaks, is formic acid. which causes corrosion and weakens the metal tubes the coils are made of.....and has your A/C or Heat Pump system operates at high pressures small leaks will develop in the coil.  With the newer efficency standards required by regulators, today's systems operate at pressures  ...


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