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10/28/2015
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nov3   Are you looking for an efficient, low-cost solution to satisfy room temperature troubles? No matter what size space you’re trying to cool or heat, discoverenergy efficient savings and eco-friendly solutions, while keeping the temperature just right inside your home. Imagine the possibilities with a ductless temperature controlled system.

Where’s All the Money Going?

Central air and other similar ducted systems are catch-all heating solutions that lack the precision and control of their ductless counterparts. When a forced air system works to cool or heat your home, you have little control over where that air goes. This means that vacant rooms are getting the same amount of energy and service as your favorite spots in the house.

It’s wasteful, inefficient and expensive to cool or heat the basement storeroom the same way you cool or heat the kitchen or bedroom. But a ducted system doesn’t allow for that kind of precise control. So the cold or warm air flows throughout your home and you see the results of this inefficiency on your utility bill every month.

How can you target the specific rooms you use the most and divert some of the energy and costs from the ones you don’t?

Where Traditional HVAC Falls Short

There are several ways that traditional systems fall short:

  • Thermostat placement is rarely conducive to providing accurate comfort control in other areas. For example, thermostats can often be found in a home’s master bedroom. When the temperature in that room is adjusted, the children’s room across the hall may not be receiving the comfort that it needs.
  • Ductwork tends to run through uninsulated spaces, which leads to thermal heat loss. If there is a leak in the ductwork, or if flex-ducting is pinched due to improper installation, duct-loss will lead to wasted energy as the system has to compensate for the wasted energy.
  • Lastly, conventional systems use a standard single speed compressor that can only run at full speed. This means that the system works at full capacity until the desired temperature is achieved, then shuts off. As the temperature changes, this cycle repeats and can create uncomfortable drafts and expensive energy spikes.

The Targeted Solution

Would you like to get back in control in less than two days? An easy-to-install ductless system has proven technology that is far more energy efficient than traditional HVAC and up to 40 percent more efficient than window units.

Here’s a how a ducted system works inefficiently; it notices that the temperature is, for example, two degrees higher than what it ought to be. It turns on, works frantically to pump cool air throughout the home and when it senses the temperature has lowered, it shuts off. Gradually, the space warms again.

On the other hand, the Mitsubishi Electric ductless system uses an INVERTER-driven compressor to provide exact control 100 percent of the time. They constantly adjust to even the slightest temperature changes in the room so that it doesn’t fluctuate – and they don’t waste money or energy on the zones where you spend little time.

The ductless unit is installed to deliver room-by-room comfort in the spaces you choose. The majority of your cooling and heating energy (and money) goes where you need it, and not where you don’t. In this way, you get personalized comfort in the rooms you use most. This is known as “zone control”.

Even More Ways to Save

Most ductless systems have earned the ENERGY STAR, which means savings as they operate, as well as applicable ENERGY STAR rebates. Some units are eligible for state or federal tax credits, or local utility discounts. The biggest long-term savings comes from using a system that works efficiently. According to the ENERGY STAR website(link is external), “Replacing your system with an ENERGY STAR certified model could cut your heating and cooling costs by 30 percent.”

Big or small, no matter where you live, outdated technology costs more to operate. Ducted systems work round-the-clock sending cold or warm air to vacant rooms and they also use unnecessary energy as the temperature naturally fluctuates. INVERTER-driven compressors in ductless systems ensure the optimal efficiency of the energy they expend; you save even more by concentrating your temperature control efforts in only the rooms that matter.

To learn more contact W.Williams today at (409)722-3370

 
10/28/2015
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nov2   Most people have heard of ductless cooling and heating systems, and they have probably seen the small, indoor devices installed high on walls in homes, restaurants or office buildings. But what do you really know about these systems?

1. They Offer Highly Flexible Solutions

Whereas traditional heat pumps and central air conditioning systems force cooled and heated air through ducts, ductless systems deliver air directly into different zones. They are comprised of a small outdoor unit and one or more indoor units that require nothing more than mounting capabilities and access to electricity. Sometimes referred to as split systems, multi-split systems, or split-ductless systems, ductless cooling and heating offers home and business owners a cost-effective way to replace inefficient window units, space heaters and electric baseboard heaters. They can be installed in home additions, new construction, condominiums and apartments, or to improve temperature control in specific rooms. Ductless systems can even be fit for buildings that currently use ducted forced-air systems.

2. They Save You Money

One of the biggest reasons why homeowners switch to ductless cooling and heating is overall cost savings. In recent years, utility costs across the country have skyrocketed. When a home’s temperature depends upon an inefficient system, monthly bills can quickly climb out of control. Ductless systems operate on less power – they are smaller than traditional forced-air systems, and because the temperature-controlled air is delivered directly into a room, there is no loss in efficiency. Multi-split systems also allow homeowners to create “zones” in their home, which means they no longer have to cool or heat rooms that aren’t occupied. In addition to saving money on utilities, homeowners may also be eligible for tax credits or utility rebates for the year they install a ductless system. There are many programs at the federal, state and local level that allow homeowners and businesses to take advantage of these additional savings.

3. They Improve Indoor Air Quality – Happy Breathing!

Often times, the quality of indoor air can actually be lower than the quality of outdoor air. With traditional HVAC systems, air ducts must be professionally cleaned on a regular basis, and even after cleaning, dust and allergens are left behind. Ductless systems, on the other hand, offer multi-stage filtration that can drastically reduce dust, bacteria, pollen, allergens and other particulates in the air.

4. They Are Quick and Easy to Install

Installing a traditional, ducted system can take several weeks and disrupts daily activities in the home. Ductless systems are far less invasive to install, and depending upon the number of indoor and outdoor units required, can be up and running in as little as one day. Multi-split systems run on small pipes that require a mere three-inch hole. That means homeowners don’t have to worry about rebuilding walls or ceilings around ductwork and there is no loss of precious square footage.

5. Ductless Cooling Lowers Your Carbon Footprint

The small size of a ductless cooling system and its zoning capabilities allows for greater energy efficiency. Ductless cooling and heating systems follow ENERGY STAR guidelines, which means they are far more energy efficient than the minimum standards set forth by the U.S. federal government. Improved efficiency saves money, of course, but it also helps reduce your total carbon output. Additionally, ductless systems take advantage of advances in chemistry to reduce effects on the environment. Ductless systems use a refrigerant called R410A, which is known for its zero ozone depletion potential. This means the system will have less impact on the environment throughout its lifecycle. Ductless cooling and heating systems are energy efficient, environmentally friendly and completely customizable. They offer homeowners the ability to cool and heat specific zones of their home to the exact temperature they desire, providing consistent and exceptional year-round comfort. Call W.Williams at (409)722-3370 to learn more on Ductless  
10/28/2015
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nov1   Don't be stuck this winter with no heat. For a limited time only, W.Williams is offering a Heater Safety Inspection valued at $89.99 for only $59.99 Call (409)722-3370 for more details
09/21/2015
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oct3     Keep your system in tip-top shape with our Planned Maintenance Program! This preventative service includes an extensive analysis, adjustment and cleaning of your system to make sure it is running as smoothly and efficiently as possible. Don’t get caught in the summer heat or winter cold with a broken system, let us ensure that you stay up and running year round. Program Includes: Check Evaporator coil Fan blades Start and run capacitors Start and run delays Flue Flame Baffle Combustion air Clean Evaporator drain Filters (or replace) Burners Blower Wheel Combustion Chamber Heat Exchanger Adjust Bypass Dampers Thermostat Calibration Operating Pressures Burners Manifold Pressure Electrical Connections Monitor Expansion Valve Temperature Difference Refrigerant Level Voltage Differences Amperage Draw Gas Input Fan Limit Switch Thermocouple Safety Controls Vent Systems Benefits Reduce Cooling and Heating Cost Protect Your Home Priority Customer Add Years to Equipment Life Agreement is Transferable Discount on Repair Service 24-Hour Emergency Service Let us maintain your equipment! We service nearly every type and brand of heating and air conditioning equipment. Call W.Williams at (409)722-3370 to schedule your annual maintenance plan today!
09/21/2015
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oct2   At W. Williams our clients are not just customers, they are family. Let us help you finance your system repairs or replacements with one of the many options listed below. The purchase and repair of your cooling and heating system is one of the most important investments a homeowner can make. W. Williams offers financing options to accommodate those needs with the options included below.
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • Bank Draft (Automated Clearing House)
  • 90 Day/ Same-As-Cash Professional Courtesy Card
    Visit our Financing page or call W.Williams at (409)722-3370 for more details
09/21/2015
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oct1 <br>     W.Williams is proud offer Fresh-Aire UV Indoor Air Quality Products.  According to the EPA indoor air is often five times more polluted than outdoor air.  Problems include odors, toxic chemical vapors, as well as mold, bacteria, viruses, and allergens. Because they all pass through the central air system a whole-house air purifier from Fresh-Aire UV offers homeowners a practical and cost-effective solution.

DETOX THE AIR with Advanced Photocatalytic Oxidation

APCO® is the award winning clean air technology that removes germs and bad smelling, often toxic volatile organic compounds (VOCs) from the air in your home. Several models and configurations available.

Watch this video below to learn more about APCO and Indoor Air Quality or contact the comfort professionals at W.Williams at (409)722-3370 for more details today
 
 
08/20/2015
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We at W.Williams Say, Don't Settle for Less Comfort!

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Only 50% of homeowners say they are fully satisfied with their home comfort system.
To achieve great home comfort, you must take a “Whole Home” approach.  This means that it’s not just about how great of a residential air conditioning or heating unit you buy, it’s also about how well installed that system is, how well your duct work is performing, how well your home is insulated, and most importantly, it’s about the quality of the air that you and your family are breathing.  

Please contact the comfort professionals at W.Williams at (409)722-3370 for more details today

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07/06/2015
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11/19/2013
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Summer is here and the relentless Texas heat to boot. Don’t get caught off-guard with a huge electric bill. Follow these 10 simple steps to a more efficient household or office and you will most definitely be very pleasantly surprised. Read More