The Key Difference Between an AC and HVAC System

February 11, 2019

The heating and cooling systems in your home are among its most important components. It is possible that you have heard other people use the term HVAC to refer to your air conditioner. However, the air conditioner and HVAC system are actually two different things. Let’s take a look at what the key difference between them is. HVAC: Heating, Cooling and Ventilation When a person is talking about an HVAC system, they are referring to components that heat, cool and distribute air throughout a home or building. Therefore, an individual using this term could be talking about ductwork, a heat pump or the compressor outside of your home used to create cold air. At in West Palm Beach, we offer a variety of services. They include: Heating repair Air conditioner repair Air quality assessments Installing heating and cooling products Air Conditioners Are a Standalone Product An air conditioner is a standalone product that helps to keep your house cool and dry during the hot and humid spring, summer and early fall months. The air conditioner works by drawing the warm and moist air out of your home, cooling it down and then circulating it back into the house. Using the...

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Leading Reasons to Invest in a Humidifier

January 30, 2019

To create and maintain a comfortable indoor environment, installing a first-rate HVAC system is only the initial step. The next step is to get a humidifier because indoor air becomes drier as cold weather moves in. If you’re wondering, dry air is linked to a wide range of problems, including health issues. Thankfully, a brand-new humidifier will ensure your comfort and ease your concerns for the following reasons. First reason: It gives rise to optimal humidity levels. The ideal range is between 30 percent and 60 percent. Achieve this range, and you won’t have to find a way to cope with the difficulties of living in a home that’s too humid or too dry. That’s why the professional technicians at Kyzar Air Conditioning, Inc. will walk you through your options to make sure you end up with the right humidifier. We also carry air filters, air cleaners, air purifiers, and dehumidifiers. Second reason: It can provide you with much-needed symptomatic relief. If you catch a cold or the flu, the humidity problem in your home is bound to increase your suffering. We say this because dry air will make it harder for you to recover by irritating your nasal passages...

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3 Heating System Myths

January 9, 2019

Heating your home can easily be your highest use of energy during the winter season. While it is good to save energy by efficiently conserving heat, it is important to discern methods that work from methods that do not. There are many common myths that you may have heard about using your heating system, and we here at Kyzar Air Conditioning, Inc. in West Palm Beach want you to know fact from fiction when it comes to heating your home. The truth is that regular heating system maintenance is one of the best ways to conserve heating energy over the long run. Keep the Thermostat at a Constant Temperature You may believe that you should keep your thermostat at the same temperature at all times. However, it actually requires less energy to warm a cold room than to keep a consistent temperature day and night. This is why it’s a good idea to have a programmable thermostat that you can set at different temperatures for different times of the day. Kyzar Air Conditioning, Inc. can help provide you with information about using a programmable thermostat. Switch to Portable Electric Heaters People often use portable electric heaters to save on energy...

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Warning Signs Your Heat Pump Needs Replacing

December 18, 2018

One of the most important parts of any home HVAC system is your heat pump. The heat pump is responsible for extracting outside heat into your home when it is cold out and removing heat from your home when it is too warm inside. A heat pump can often work for many years without the need for repair. However, there are some clear signs that it could be time to repair or replace your heat pump. Air Produced is Not the Right Temperature One of the clearest signs that your heat pump needs attention is if the air that is being produced is not the right temperature. If you notice that the air coming out of your vents is not the desired temperature, it could be due to a variety of issues including issues with the filters or valves, too much condensation, or obstruction in the ducts. In many situations, these parts may need to be replaced, but it could be a sign that the entire heat pump will need to be replaced as well. Moisture Production A heat pump is responsible for taking in warm air. When this combines with cold air, it could end up causing some condensation....

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3 Benefits of Water Source Heat Pumps

November 30, 2018

Are you looking for affordable heating for your home or commercial facility without interfering a lot with the carbon cycle? Water source heat pumps offer the best solution on this end. With only a small amount of electricity, you can get renewable heat from lakes and rivers into your house. Water source heat pumps have a host of benefits that have made them a preferred choice among numerous homeowners. 1. Minimal energy consumption The water source provides adequate energy thanks to the natural heat that is produced from its exposure to the sun. The water source heat pump will not require a lot of electricity to run efficiently. The reduced consumption of energy compounds their efficiency which is considerably high compared to other heat pumps. You can look forward to 5 units of heat for every unit of electricity as their coefficient of performance is ranked at 5. It also ensures that you don’t add to the carbon footprint. 2. Compatible with other heating systems If you’ve already installed a different heating system and are thinking of getting a water source heat pump, then you won’t have to lose the previously installed system. You can choose to use both of...

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Top Reasons To Schedule Heating Maintenance Services

November 13, 2018

Sometimes it can seem to make sense to skip that yearly inspection of the heating unit of your home. The problem with this is, simply, that problems develop. They begin slowly and become more serious over time and before you realize it, your furnace needs some real repairs with a higher bill than the inspection would ever have been. Not only that, but furnaces can become unhealthy and dangerous if left to wear out in the basement. Investing In Your HVAC It helps to understand that a worn down furnace runs far less efficiently than one working at peak condition. That means higher heating bills, colder corners in the house, and the growing likelihood that your furnace will break down when it is under the greatest stress- during the coldest weather of the season when you need it the most. Coincidentally, that’s when furnace repair technicians tend to be their busiest. You might have to put on an extra sweater until we can get to you. Investing in your heating unit is investing in yourself. Safety Concerns Furnaces need to be inspected regularly for safety reasons. As units wear down, they can leak dangerous fumes. They get clogged in various...

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