How A Variable Speed Air Conditioner Saves You Money
Englewood, Florida residents and indiviudals who live anywhere that the weather gets hot and steamy in the summer know that air conditioning is a priority. Saving money on your air conditioning bill is also a priority for homeowners and commercial building owners alike. Have you ever wondered how a variable speed air conditioner saves you money or have you even heard of a variable speed air conditioner?
Whether the answer is “no” or “I hadn’t thought about it” or “I didn’t even know there were variable speed air conditioners” let our #Geothermal experts explain. When it comes to air conditioning there are myriad factors that contribute to the efficiency and effectiveness of your air conditioner and one of the biggest factors is: motor efficiency.
Variable Speed Air Conditioners Save Money
Are you still using a single-speed air conditioner motor? If you don’t know, talk with us as soon as possible. We can come and inspect your air conditioner and let you know whether it’s a variable speed or a single speed model. Just as variable speed pumps in swimming pools save money, so too do variable speed motors in air conditioners.
A variable speed air conditioning motor will adjust the way the system cools the house; this will reduce monthly energy costs. A single speed air conditioning motor runs at the same speed, no matter what the temperature or humidity is — it typically runs at top speed regardless of the ambient temperature.
Variable speed air conditioner motors are also more energy efficient, increase your utility bill savings, are better for the environment because it will decrease your carbon footprint.
Here are other benefits to consider if you’re looking to make a change in your air conditioning unit to upgrade to a variable speed motor. You can also ask us to calculate the return on your investment in this equipment.
- It will be quieter. Noise pollution is problematic, especially if you’re trying to sleep — you don’t want to hear the continual roar of an air conditioner, right?
- You won’t get sudden blasts of frigid air when the air conditioner turns on. With a variable speed air conditioner, the cooled air increases and decreases gradually and this means the level of comfort wll be more consistent because the airflow will be more consistent.
- With a variable speed air conditioning unit because the motor will run at slower speeds at specific times, the system is better able to filter and dehumidify the air before it gets circulated through your home.
Take a look at your utility bills and see how much you’re paying in the height of summer and if you’re ready to save money, give us a call and let’s talk about upgrading your air conditioning unit to a variable speed motor style. Contact us to find out even more benefits of a variable-speed motor — there is no obligation to give our trained geo thermal technicians a call.
We educate our customers about energy and home comfort issues (specific to HVAC systems). For information about A/C motors and other HVAC topics, download our free Home Comfort Resource guide. Symbiont Service Corp. serves Englewood, Florida and the surrounding areas.