(PRWEB) April 23, 2012
One of the most common questions home owners ask when informed to what size and efficiency the Heating and Air Conditioning equipment present in the home is how was that determined.
Well to answer the question it was done using the model number on the heating and air conditioning equipment. "Yes, believe it or not, all those letters and numbers actuality mean something," said Pat Cray owner of South Hills Electric Heating Cooling. The bottom line is wouldn't it be nice to know what size and efficiency is in use before consulting with a heating and air conditioning contractor.
Now you can.
Using Amana air conditioning products as an example, size and efficiency can be easily determined.
A - Amana Brand Air Conditioning Equipment
Product Category Air Conditioning Equipment
S - Split System
Unit Type ( Outdoor Air Conditioning Equipment )
C - Condenser R-22
X - Condenser R-410
H - Heat Pump R-22
Z - Heat Pump R-410
Efficiency of Air Conditioning Equipment
13 - SEER
14 - SEER
16 - SEER
18 - SEER
Nominal Capacity of Air Conditioning Equipment
018 - 1.5 Tons 048 - 4.0 Tons
024 - 2.0 Tons 060 - 5.0 Tons
030 - 2.5 Tons 090 - 7.5 Tons
036 - 3.0 Tons 120 - 10 Tons
042 - 3.5 Tons
Electrical ( Outdoor Air Conditioning Equipment )
1 - 208/230 V. 1Phase. 60 Hz
2 - 220/240 V. 1Phase. 50 Hz
3 - 208/230 V. 3Phase. 60 Hz
4 - 460 V. 3Phase. 60 Hz
5 - 380/415 V 3Phase. 50 Hz
A - Major Revisions
AA - Minor Revisions
The goal of South Hills Electric Heating Cooling is to educate and inform clients in the belief that a well informed customer is a customer for life.
About South Hills Electric Heating Cooling:
South Hills Electric Heating Cooling is located at:
South Hills Electric Heating Cooling
930 Glass Run Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15236
On the web at http://southhillselectricheatingcooling.com
And by email: patcray(at)southhillselectric(dot)com
South Hills Electric Heating Cooling provides first class electrical, heating and air conditioning services to the greater Pittsburgh area. Since 1993, we have installed furnaces, boilers, heat pumps, air conditioners, electrical systems and hot water heaters. We are licensed, registered certified and insured to work in your home or business. We carry an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau and are registered with the PA Attorney General License #PA012126.