Proper HVAC Design – The biggest opportunity for energy conservation and comfort in the HVAC arena (Part I)
In residential new construction homes, there are several chronic and widespread issues with heating and air conditioning systems that are installed. Did you know that the average duct system loses about 40% of the energy that goes into it? Most people think that it’s great if their HVAC system turns on and then back off quickly but the fact is that when a smaller more properly sized air conditioner runs for a longer period of time, it uses less energy and provides significantly more comfort.
Take a look at the video below to learn more about this.
(Video created by John Proctor, P.E., CEO of Proctor Engineering Group, San Rafael, California)