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Choosing the Right Heating and Air Conditioning System for Lake Worth

Given the weather in Lake Worth, there are a number of factors involved in the way you approach your heating and air conditioning. And when it’s time to consider replacing your heating and air conditioning system, it’s easy to make a hasty decision and end up with a system that doesn’t wholly  address all of the needs that come with the weather.

Here’s a quick and basic explanation of how to decide what will work best for the current climate in Lake Worth or a new climate if you plan on going elsewhere.

Warmer climates

The southern region of North America usually encounters warmer weather for a great deal of the year, so not all heating and air conditioning equipment is right for that climate. These warmer climates typically utilize heat pumps and air handlers.

  • Heat pumps take care of both your cooling and heating needs in one package. Even if you don’t think you need the heating functionality of a heat pump, it can help you get the greatest energy efficiency out of your system. Plus, you never know when there will be an unexpected cold front that cools things off a few degrees.
  • Air handlers ensure the air inside your home is being circulated. Whether it’s the warm air in chilly months or cool air in the summer months, air handlers make sure your comfort is always a big priority.

Colder climates

If we talk about the climates in the northern portion of North America, it’s safer to go with an air conditioner and furnace to handle your heating and air conditioning needs. With temperatures getting frigid more frequently, gas and oil furnaces can run regardless of the temperature outside, leaving you comfortable in your home.

Making sure your home is comfortable all year means taking a little time to gain more knowledge about the heating and air conditioning needs of your state. Not sure what is ideal for you? Give the team at Smyth Air Conditioning Inc a call at 561-533-6066  and we’ll be more than happy to discuss all of the options available to you in Lake Worth to be sure you’re always comfortable.

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