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Saving Money Is As Easy As Adjusting Your Thermostat

There are tons of little ways to save money just with your thermostat, but your best bet for heating and cooling efficiency, as well as for saving money, is switching to a programmable thermostat.Saving with SettingsYou can save a significant amount of money every month just be resetting your thermostat at specific times, like when you’re sleeping or out of the house. With a programmable thermostat, you can do this automatically so you don’t have to remember to set it or even think about it once it’s set!Programmable the...

Programmable Thermostat: The Basics

Programmable thermostats are all the rage right now, and for good reason! They’re intuitive, stylish, energy efficient, and cost saving. If you’ve been on the fence about switching to a programmable thermostat, or you don’t know much about them yet, here are a few top benefits to having one:Automatic Temperature AdjustmentsIt can be easy to forget to turn your thermostat up or down before you leave for the day, leave for a trip, or go to sleep. A device that remembers for you simplifies your life while cutting down on your energ...

ABC’s of HVAC

A is for Air Conditioning.B is for BTU (British Thermal Unit) the unit used to measure the efficiency of your air conditioning system.C is for Compressor and Condenser, two important parts of your air conditioning system.D is for Dehumidifier.E is for Energy Star. Energy Star qualified HVAC systems are among the most energy efficient.F is for Filter. Change it regularly.G is for Gas Furnace.H is for HVAC. (Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning)I is for IAQ (Indoor Air Quality).J is for Manual J, the proto...

The Months of Heat and Humidity are Upon Us – Is Your Air Conditioning System Ready?

The saying goes April showers bring May flowers, but here in Alabama, April brings a return to full-time humidity and rising temperatures. You may not have used your air conditioning since late last fall. If you haven’t had an HVAC technician out to examine and maintain your central air conditioning unit in a few years, call Climatemp today at 251-406-9744 to schedule a tune-up.Before you turn on the AC, change the air filter. A clogged filter is guaranteed to cause you trouble. You should change the air filter at least every three months...

Heat Pump vs Gas Furnace – Which is Better for Your Home or Business?

Heat Pump vs Gas Furnace – Which is Better for Your Home or Business? With the recent cold snap, were you warm enough? Are you considering upgrading your heating system? Heat pumps and furnaces both heat your home, but in different ways. Deciding whether a heat pump or furnace is better for your situation depends on several factors, including the size of the location, features, energy efficiency and more.Here are some of the pros and cons to help you decide.Conventional FurnaceThe standard gas furnace works with your duct system ...

Happy Thanksgiving from Climatemp

The team here at Climatemp wishes everyone a Happy Thanksgiving! We hope you are able to spend time with family and friends, eat a little turkey and a lot of pie!And remember, if your heat goes out, we provide emergency furnace repair and heat pump repair. Or if we get a warm spell and your AC goes out, we can provide emergency air conditioning repair, without any overtime charges.Call Climatemp at 251-968-6006 to schedule service. We serve the greater Mobile AL and Baldwin County area, including Gulf Shores, Fairhope, Summerdale, Daphn...

Save Money With a Programmable Thermostat

Did you know you can save money with a programmable thermostat? That’s right. A relatively small expense can save your hard-earned cash. By setting your programmable thermostat to raise or lower the temperature while you’re at work or on vacation, you aren’t needlessly over-cooling or heating your home when no one is there.The folks at Energy Star® have some suggestions on the optimal temperature settings for each time of day. Now their idea of a comfortable heating or cooling temperature might not be the same as yours, but if you ca...

Why Does My Furnace Smell?

The first time you run the heat this fall, it’s going to smell. Usually, that burnt smell is just dust that settled on the heating components over the spring and summer months burning off. It should go away quickly, within an hour or two.But if your furnace or heating system is still giving off a burning smell after you’ve run the heat a few times, your HVAC system may be having a problem.One possible cause is a clogged filter. When the filter is clogged, the furnace’s blower motor works extra hard and can overheat. That can cause...

Happy Halloween from Climatemp Heating and Cooling

Whether you’re the one taking the kiddos door to door for trick or treating or the one handing out the treats, we wish you a safe and happy Halloween. And if you’re going to a Halloween party, remember to drive responsibly.Halloween is a sure sign of fall, and we welcome the cooler temperatures. If you haven’t had your HVAC system serviced recently, call Climatemp today to schedule a tune-up of your furnace to make sure it’s ready to go when the temperatures start to drop.Call Climatemp today at 251-968-6006 to schedule an appoi...

National Fire Prevention Week – Do You Have a Plan?

Next week, October 8-14 marks the annual Fire Prevention Week. Sponsored by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), the week is set aside to educate the public on preventing fires and what to do in case of fire..Seconds count when a fire is raging through your home or business. That’s why this year’s Fire Prevention Week theme is:  ”Every Second Counts – Plan 2 Ways Out.” The idea is to reinforce the importance of having an escape plan in the event of fire.Some steps to take:Draw a map of your home with all...