FAQ

What size system is right for me?

The size of your system depends on a number of factors, such as the square footage of your home, the number of people living in your home, the climate, the direction your home faces, and the type of insulation you have. To assure that you get the right size, schedule an Airflex HVAC consultant appointment.

How often do I need to replace my HVAC system?

There are many factors regarding replacing your system. Some factors are:

  • If your air conditioner is over 15 years old
  • If your furnace is over 15 years old
  • If your air conditioner is noisy
  • If you are experiencing uneven heat/cool temperatures in some rooms.

These are all factors that should be taken into consideration when thinking about replacing your system.

How often should I replace my filters?

Changing the filter of your HVAC system varies on the type of system itself. The recommended filter change can be once every 3 months, 6 months, or 12 months depending on the system. In some cases, you may need to replace your filter as often as every month.

How much do HVAC systems cost?

The cost of an HVAC system depends on various factors such as the brand, efficiency level, and the condition of the unit and ductwork. An Airflex HVAC consultant would be more than happy to provide a free recommendation. (For a free quotation, visit our Quotation page here.)

What does SEER mean?

SEER stands for The Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio and it is an energy efficiency rating for air conditioners. The higher the SEER, the better the energy performance and the more you save. The Department of Energy’s (DOE) established minimum SEER rating for cooling is 13.00.  (For more technical definitions, visit our Glossary page here.)