Green HVAC Gastonia NC

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Service Experts
(704) 931-8061
8349 Arrowridge Boulevard, Suite S
Charlotte , NC
Promotion
$25 off 1st Repair Service

Hours
Monday 24 Hours
Tuesday 24 Hours
Wednesday 24 Hours
Thursday 24 Hours
Friday 24 Hours
Saturday 24 Hours
Sunday 24 Hours
Services
AC Unit Installation, Air Quality Testing, Amana Service, American Standard Service, Aprilaire Service, Armstrong Air Service, Boiler Installation, Bryant Service, Carrier Service, Central AC Installation, Commercial HVAC Service, Ducane Service, Duct Cleaning, Furnace Installation, Goodman Service, Heat Installation, Heat Pump Installation, Honeywell Service, HVAC Cleaning, HVAC Contractors, HVAC Maintenance, Lennox Service, Outdoor Cooling System Installation, Payne Service, Residential HVAC S
Service Types and Repair
AC Unit, Boiler, Central AC, Furnace, Heat Pump, Heater, Outdoor Cooling System, Water Heater

Carrier Corporation
(704) 854-9914
832 N Marietta St Gastonia
Gastonia, NC
 
Quality Comfort Heating & Air Conditioning
(704) 323-5232
P. O. Box 1726
Matthews, NC
Services
Installation, replacement, repair and service of all brands of residential and light commercial heating and cooling systems; indoor air quality products, gas water heaters, on-demand tankless gas water heaters and gas logs; installation of gas lines for all home appliances; Worry Free Service Agreements and 24-hour emergency service.
Awards
Homeowner Approved, Better Business Bureau A+ Rating Accredited Business; Award winning Trane Comfort Specialists 2007, 2008, 2009; National Association of the Remodeling Industry Greater Charlotte Chapter; North American Technician Excellence (NATE) Certified Service Technicians.

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C C Dickson
(704) 523-1937
801 Pressley Rd Ste 101r Charlotte
Charlotte, NC
 
Air Systems
(704) 529-5476
100 Clanton Rd Charlotte
Charlotte, NC
 
Commercial Mechanical
(803) 792-4614
1001 Honeybee Trail
Fort Mill, SC
Hours
Monday 24 Hours
Tuesday 24 Hours
Wednesday 24 Hours
Thursday 24 Hours
Friday 24 Hours
Saturday 24 Hours
Sunday 24 Hours
Services
AC Unit Installation, Central AC Installation, Commercial HVAC Service, Furnace Installation, Heat Installation, Heat Pump Installation, HVAC Cleaning, HVAC Contractors, HVAC Maintenance, Outdoor Cooling System Installation, Water Heater Installation
Service Types and Repair
AC Unit, Central AC, Furnace, Heat Pump, Heater, Outdoor Cooling System, Water Heater

Ecoquest International
(704) 865-4000
615 E Franklin Blvd Gastonia
Gastonia, NC
 
Horne Heating & Air Conditioning
(704) 234-6342
6805 Craig Street
Charlotte, NC
Services
Sales, service, installation and preventative maintenance plans (Energy Savings Agreements) for both residential and commercial customers; 24-hour emergency service with live operators; Certified in Mecklenburg County for carbon monoxide testing.
Awards
Homeowner Approved, Better Business Bureau A+ Accredited Member; Charlotte Chamber of Commerce; North American Technician Excellence (NATE); Air Conditioning Contractors of America Member (ACCA); Trane Comfort Specialist.

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Charlotte Appliance, Air Conditioning And Heating Repair
(800) 306-1681
5401 South Boulevard
Charlotte, NC

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Charlotte Comfort Systems
(704) 321-4533
3125 Tuckaseegee Road
Charlotte, NC
Services
Installation and maintenance of heating, cooling, indoor air quality and humidity control systems; maintenance programs. Lennox: Heat pump units, air conditioning units, air cleaners, air handler furnaces, humidifiers/dehumidifiers, thermostats. York: Heat pumps, air conditioners, air handlers, furnaces. We service all brands.
Awards
Homeowner Approved, Better Business Bureau A+ Rating Accredited Business; National Association of the Remodeling Industry; North American Technician Excellence; Area’s Original Dave Lennox Premiere Dealer.

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Green Building HVAC

Green HVAC Resource

Energy conservation, indoor air quality, and comfort are among the core green building issues encompassed by heating, air-conditioning and ventilation design. These interrelated systems can be complex, expensive to install, and costly to operate but green building also offers many opportunities to simplify and save:

HVAC is more than a few pieces of mechanical equipment. It's a system designed as part of the house. An HVAC system works best when it takes local climate and building designs into account. In a green-built home, heating and cooling equipment can be smaller, less costly, and less complicated.

See Chapter 9 on HVAC in the Green from the Ground Up book for more details or contact us about training .

Designing a System

Central to this premise of thinking small are the many passive solar features built into a green house. HVAC design follows other fundamental building steps that can collectively reduce the size of the heating and cooling system by 30-50%. Solar orientation, insulation, window placement and design, even vegetation on the building site all directly affect heating and cooling loads. Designing a system based on real demand, not conventional practice, is essential.

Green HVAC Transition Guide Incorporate HVAC systems early in the design phase

Makes installation easier and more efficient. Dedicated chases will cut down on labor costs and project complexity.

One or two meetings with the architect or engineer early in the building process.

Systems can often be smaller in green homes with increased insulation saving money

Size HVAC system to meet actual loads using Manual J System is sized appropriately for actual home needs. Reduced heating bills and protects air quality. Careful calculations based on room and home size. The home’s orientation, insulation and window placement affect the heating and cooling load. Manual J is software from ASHRAE Specify high efficiency furnaces and air conditioning units

Save clients energy and money. Increases comfort and reduces pollution. Reduced peak grid load.

Research which manufactures sell the highest efficiency units in your area.

Energy Star models furnaces or air-conditioners with a SEER of 14 or higher.

Seal around electrical outlets and all wall penetrations Small penetrations can mean a lot of heat loss over the life of a building. Squirt a small amount of foam to seal each penetration One can of expansion foam. Look for products that use HFC  rather than HCFC or CFC as propellants. Size ducts appropriately using Manual D heat loss calculations Ducts are sized appropriately for actual room by room needs. Heat or cooling is efficiently blown to all rooms of the house effectively. Ducts are installed and sized for maximum performance Manual D is software from ASHRAE Seal all ductwork with mastic

Leaky ductwork looses pressure and wastes as much as 20% of conditioned air as it travels.

Brush mastic ove...

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