AFUE

3 Common Issues With Your Old Air Conditioner & Reasons for Ditching It

If you have had your air conditioning system for more than 15 years, then it may be time to replace it. Air conditioners age with time and can experience significant wear and tear throughout their lifetime, especially in areas of high use, such as Arizona. If you have been experiencing issues with your old air …

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What Does a Typical Gas Furnace Cost?

Though we may not feel the depths of winter’s cold that our friends in New England do, we Phoenicians still benefit from the toasty warmth that energy-efficient gas furnaces provide. With modern advances, these systems are a major, but necessary, investment. Gas Furnace Prices Prices for home systems vary widely, from $1,500 up to around …

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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″]