Franco Oyuela
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Franco Oyuela commented on Emily Ambrose's blog post Things are Heating Up: Essentials Of Seasonal Marketing
"When Using a Ductless, Mini-Split System is Best. Ductless mini-splits systems are rapidly becoming the cooling and heating system of choice for individual rooms or other limited zones inside the house. Over the past two years, sales of these…"
Franco Oyuela commented on Matt Worthy's blog post Things You Should Know About Pest Inspections
"Recognize termite activity There are a couple of visible signs of termite activity. First of all, you might notice brownish tubes these pests build for protection, or sagging floors and doors, or destroyed paint and plaster. What tools should a pest…"
Franco Oyuela commented on Matt Worthy's blog post 7 Things Your Home Inspection Does Not Cover
"Things a Home Inspection Doesn't Cover. Insulation VoidsWarped FloorsSeptic Tank GooFloor CreaksHeating Duct Pork ChopsRed PaintRoof CrittersLandscape LaborPet RunsCigarette Smoke"
Franco Oyuela commented on John White's blog post EER vs. SEER: How Do They Differ from Each Other?
"What's the Difference Between EER and SEER? The most common way to measure the efficiency of an air conditioner, the Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio (SEER) measures how efficiently an air conditioner operates over an entire season. When…"
Franco Oyuela replied to Ed Minch's discussion Heat and A/C on a boat
"Why Ventilate my boat? ventilation is important for the maintenance of your boat and is a necessity for the comfort of you and your crew. A good ventilation system will: Reduce moisture and humidity below deck…"
Jun 3
Franco Oyuela commented on Matt Worthy's blog post Pre-Listing Home Inspection Checklist
"Reasons to Get a Prelisting Home Inspection. A home inspection is traditionally known as a part of the due diligence process when a home is under contract with an intended buyer. A professional home inspector will visit the home and conduct a…"
May 27
Franco Oyuela replied to Diane Chojnowski's discussion More people than ever think green when buying a home
"How to Choose the Best AC Unit for an Eco-Friendly Home. GO WITH HIGH SEER OR ENERGY STAR® LABELINGThe significance and importance of the SEER and ENERGY STAR® label is high. AC units that have these types of ratings and certifications use…"
May 27
Franco Oyuela commented on John White's blog post 5 Reasons Why Your Air Conditioner Is Freezing Up at Night
"Reasons Why Your AC Is Freezing At Night INSUFFICIENT AIR FLOWIf there is not enough air flowing through your air conditioning system, your evaporator coil will eventually freeze up and cause your AC unit to freeze up and stop working. The most…"
May 6
Franco Oyuela replied to Luis Hernandez's discussion Water heater ventilation question
"Something is wrong Hire a professional technician that knows the equipment & get it checked. "
Apr 30
Franco Oyuela replied to Jerry Needham's discussion Condensation on ceiling and walls of master bedroom
"CONDENSATION: Condensation is caused by warm air on a cold surface. If you don’t do anything about it, it could lead to damp and mould on your walls and ceilings. But it’s easy to stop – Anti-Condensation Paint insulates your…"
Apr 29
Franco Oyuela commented on John White's blog post Should You Replace Your Furnace and AC Together?
"Why You Should Replace Your AC and Furnace At the Same Time. Cut Costs & Save Money: Imagine installing a new AC unit only to find a month later that your furnace needs replacing, too. If both the existing air conditioner and furnace were…"
Apr 23
Franco Oyuela commented on John White's blog post Air Conditioner Not Blowing Cold Air
"My AC Not Blowing Cold Air. 1. Is Your Thermostat Set Correctly?2. Have You Been Changing Your Furnace Filter?3. Is Your Condenser Dirty?4. Are There Mechanical Problems?5. Is There a Refrigerant Leak?6. Have You Had Your Annual Maintenance?7. Is…"
Apr 23
Franco Oyuela commented on Roy Terry's blog post Why You Should Replace the Plumbing System in Your Home
"Signs It’s Time to Upgrade or Replace Your Plumbing Over time, pipes suffer from the elements, resulting in corrosion, rust, and eventual disrepair. However, you don’t have to live in fear of a leak or raw sewage flowing under your…"
Apr 23
Franco Oyuela replied to Luis Hernandez's discussion Water heater ventilation question
"Common Water Heater Problems: Water Leaking From the TopWater Leaking From the BottomReader Favorites from Water Heater Hub!No Hot WaterNot Enough Hot WaterWater is Too HotWater Takes Too Long to ReheatLow Hot Water PressureWater Heater is Making…"
Apr 22
Franco Oyuela commented on Bob Krell's blog post Ten Tips for Controlling Moisture Levels in Your Home
"Tips for Controlling Moisture Levels in Your Home 1. Dry up the drips2. Don’t be sloppy when watering your indoor plants3. Watch the hot water tank4. Control the relative humidity below-grade5. Don’t over-humidify above grade6. Keep your…"
Apr 16
Franco Oyuela commented on John White's blog post HVAC Tune Up Checklist: What Does It Consist of?
"HVAC Tune-Up & Maintenance Checklist Blower Motor – measure amperage and voltage for proper operationThermostat – test for proper operation, calibrate and levelClean existing air filter (as needed)Bearing – inspect for wear…"
Apr 16

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What is the difference between Inverter technology and regular technology?

Posted on March 26, 2019 at 5:04pm 0 Comments

Both the inverter and non-inverter systems offer similar functions but differ in terms of compressor motor type running in the system. The compressor is responsible for compressing the refrigerant into liquid after which it shuts off and allows it to expand. As this process takes place, the refrigerant begins to cool thus producing the desired effect of cooling. Inverter air conditioner units are designed in such a way that they save up to 30-50% of electricity units consumed as…


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At 8:58pm on November 20, 2018, James Pollard said…

Good Day,

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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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