Why is The Price of R-22 Phase-out Plan R-22 Refrigerant So High?

Since early January 2012 the price of R-22 Refrigerant which is used in most Air Conditioning systems, has risen over 800% — and we don’t know how high and how fast it will continue to rise. Currently the market price for R-22 is right around $100 per pound. For Example: An Air Conditioner holds approximately (4 Ibs.) of per ton. As an example: a 3 ton Air Conditioner holds approximately 12 lbs. of R-22 or approximately $1,200 in R-22 to fill it up.

Read more

One Room too Hot, the Other too Cold?

Room temperature differences tend to become more noticeable during the summer and winter. The good news is that you can find several ways to address this problem and achieve more consistent temperatures. Zoned Systems One solution is to retrofit an existing HVAC system or installing new equipment with zoned thermostats. This means that separate thermostats will control …

Read more

Translate »