During the cooler months you will need to rely on a furnace or heat pump to warm your home or work environment. With today's rising energy costs, an efficient heating system is essential to keeping your costs under control. Whether you need a central heating system that incorporates ventilation and cooling or a standalone heating unit, A One can help with that. Maintaining your heating system is our specialty.
Today gas furnaces are highly efficient at producing heat. The Federal government requires that all new furnaces have a minimum efficiency level of 78% AFUE.
Heat pumps can be the utmost in efficiency for a heating unit. They are essentially an air conditioning unit working in reverse exchanging the cool air from inside and replacing it with warmer air from outside. In the summer they reverse the flow and become your AC unit for cooling. If you have a home without gas, an all electric heat pump system would be the ideal system for you!
An air handler is the indoor portion to a heat pump central heating and cooling system. It does the job of circulating the warm and cool air around your home. Your air handler must be properly matched to your heat pump and the size of the area being heated and cooled in order to maximize the efficiency of the total system.
A new fireplace can improve your heating efficiency, add warmth and charm to your home, without disrupting your floor plan, raising your roof, or running miles of flue pipe. Installing a gas fireplace is a great way to increase your heating efficiency and enhance your décor without ruining your remodeling plans. Most gas fireplaces are paired with automatic controls that make enjoying a dancing flame as easy as a flick of the switch. Handheld remotes allow homeowners to control the heat. Some even offer automatic shutoffs. One key feature is the electricity-free ignition offered by some manufacturers. With this homeowners need never worry about heat in times of power outages. More than a selling feature, electricity-free ignition ensures heat throughout the winter season, no matter what storms or winds may blow.Call for a Free Estimate
Along with installation, our technicians offer heating services in the Washington, DC metro area including repair and maintenance. Call for a free estimate at (301) 297-4244.
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