Average Cost of a Central A/C Unit

Average Costs of a Central A/C If you are considering installing a new central air conditioning unit, then cost may be an important factor in your decision making process. Most homeowners in the Phoenix area spend anywhere from $4,539-$7,523, with an average reported cost of $6,031. At the very most, you can expect to pay …

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Annualized Fuel Utilization Efficiency (AFUE)

The thermal efficiency measurement of combustion equipment, such as your furnace or water heater, is referred to as annual fuel utilization efficiency (AFUE). Pronounced ‘A’-‘Few’ is different than the true thermal efficiency as it is a measurement of season-long, average efficiency as opposed to a steady-state, peak measurement. [the_ad id=”4195″]

Air Handler

An air handler, sometimes called an air handling unit (AHU), is the part of your HVAC system that both regulates and circulates air throughout your ductwork. The air handler is your HVAC unit’s large metal box and it contains heating and cooling elements, the blower, filter racks, and dampers. [the_ad id=”4195″]