SEER Ratings: What SEER Should My AC Be?

August 16, 2022

The energy efficiency of an AC unit is obviously important since this will be the primary factor in determining how much you spend to cool your home. When comparing the energy efficiency of different AC units, the thing you need to focus on is the SEER rating. SEER stands for Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio, and this rating can be used to estimate how annual cooling costs for different AC units. To make this easier, let’s take a look at what SEER ratings mean and how to choose which rating is best. An Introduction to SEER Ratings

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Should You Buy a Tankless or a Traditional Water Heater?

April 15, 2022

If you are planning on purchasing a new water heater for your home, there are several factors that you will have to consider. The following information will help you decide which type of water heater is best for your home. Here, we will look at the two types of water heaters, tankless and traditional water heaters. Tankless heaters do not require a tank to store heated water; instead, water is heated immediately when appliances and faucets call for it. These units utilize newer technology than traditional tank heaters and tend to take up less room. The exact

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What Type Of Water Heater Is Most Energy Efficient?

February 18, 2021

There are lots of opportunities to switch out a water heater, including when moving to a new house, when the old water heater system in your house is leaking or when it stops working. Chances are, if you’re a homeowner, you will get a chance to decide on the type of water heater to install in your house. When such a time comes, you should select the most energy-efficient water heating system to save on monthly energy bills. For homeowners, water heaters are an essential investment, and Simmons Heating & Cooling in Chesapeake, VA, will always offer you installation, repair, and maintenance services

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