Franco Oyuela
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Franco Oyuela commented on John White's blog post Top 5 Ways to Conserve Energy and Save on Your Air Conditioner Bill
"Summertime, and your air conditioning unit at home will be asked to work super hard in this peak season. This means your air conditioning bill could climb without you realising. Energy consumption can soar just like the temperature at midday.…"
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Franco Oyuela commented on John White's blog post How to Choose the Right HVAC Contractor for Your Residential Complex
"Is your HVAC system 10 years old or more? That means you may be looking at replacing it in the next couple of years. On the other hand, if your HVAC system is newer, you want to ensure that it keeps running right by scheduling at least annual…"
Jul 11
Franco Oyuela commented on John White's blog post Tips to Detect and Repair Problems with Your Residential AC Unit
"A preemptive air conditioning troubleshooting mission and appropriate residential air conditioning maintenance can aid you in your goal of smoothly operating air conditioning systems and happy residents."
Jul 6
Franco Oyuela replied to Chris Bellanca's discussion Overheating garage
"Is A Garage Air Conditioner Worth It? Obviously, the answer to this question will vary from garage to garage, and person to person. For many people, it may simply not be worth the time, money and effort to install an air conditioner in the garage.…"
Jun 28
Franco Oyuela commented on John White's blog post It’s Time to Replace Your Old Furnace and Air Unit with HVAC System
"Gas furnaces are one of the most energy efficient home comfort solutions you can have installed because they can operate at the highest energy efficiency ratings of any furnace type. But you should know that not all gas furnaces are created equal,…"
Jun 25
Franco Oyuela commented on Perry Ning's blog post Warnings About Portable Air Conditioners
"Here are the top five benefits of owning a portable air conditioner: 1. Low Price – All things considered, portable air conditioners are more affordable than conventional window air conditioners. (Of course, the high-end portable spot coolers…"
Jun 20
Franco Oyuela commented on John White's blog post HVAC Maintenance Checklist for Spring Cleaning
"As with a traditional air conditioner or heat pump, ductless mini splits require routine maintenance to ensure optimal performance. A ductless AC should be checked in the spring, before the peak cooling season. Since ductless heat pumps cool and…"
Jun 15
Franco Oyuela commented on John White's blog post Summer Checklist of HVAC systems
"Other things we can do: Right amount of refrigerant? Refrigerant is the blood of your AC or heat pump, and you’ll receive no cooling if your system does not have the right amount (also known as its charge). A professional on our team can…"
Jun 12
Franco Oyuela commented on John White's blog post How Does a Duct System Work, and Why is it So Important?
"If your HVAC equipment is the heart of your home, then the ducts make up its circulatory system. Ductwork channels conditioned air to vents, takes return air back into the system and transports exhaust air and waste heat to the exterior of your…"
Jun 7
Franco Oyuela commented on John White's blog post Reasons Behind Air Condition System Failure
"Definitely there are many reasons behind your air conditioning is not working or fail. The purpose of preventative maintenance is to keep your HVAC system up and running all season long with no surprise breakdowns, while operating at top…"
Jun 4
Franco Oyuela commented on John White's blog post Four Major Differences Between Commercial and Residential HVAC Systems
"Great article about Commercial and Residential HVAC Systems One of the biggest challenges at any business that has fluctuating occupancy is maintaining a comfortable temperature. If you keep your main heating system to the level you need to keep…"
May 30
Franco Oyuela commented on John White's blog post What to Expect from a New HVAC Unit Installation Cost
"Is strongly advise against attempting to install any complex home comfort equipment on your own. Despite numerous DIY guides you can hunt out online about installing a ductless heating and air conditioning system, the truth is that any type of…"
May 25
Franco Oyuela replied to Aaren Stewart's discussion Let's solve this HVAC quiz!!!
"Problem 1 - why mold growing near air ducts or on the walls? The most common causes of mold growing on walls are high humidity, condensation and water leaks (which are often hidden inside the wall). Condensation forms when water vapor in the air…"
May 17
Franco Oyuela replied to Jignesh's discussion Efficiency of furnace
"For example: if a furnace has an AFUE rating of up to 98%, which means that up to 98 cents of every $1.00 of heating energy expense warms your home. Before purchasing this appliance, read important information about its estimated annual energy…"
May 9
Franco Oyuela replied to Jignesh's discussion Best brands for furnace
"Do you already know Goodman? Goodman is one of the biggest names in home heating and energy-efficient home comfort. That’s because Goodman lives up to its name in a big way, with time-tested energy-efficient technology, highly-durable…"
May 9
Franco Oyuela replied to Tom Conlon's discussion Whole House Fans - Love 'Em or Not?
"I am not in favor of this whole house fan. Maybe they are more cheaper than air conditioners but It is not really works for everyone. I highly recommend mini split systems."
May 8

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At 8:41am on May 3, 2018, Diane Chojnowski said…

Hi Franco,

Welcome to Home Energy Pros Forum. Feel free to join the conversation in the Forum and Groups. And share your energy efficiency photos, videos, and upcoming events. If you're blogging about home performance, this is the place for you!

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