Furnaces Articles

How Can I Save Money on My Heating Bill This Winter?

January 24, 2022
Heating BIll

Is your energy bill too high in the winter? Are you looking for ways to cut costs? There are a number of simple things you can do at home to save money. Some of them are bigger projects, but most are simple things you can do in your day-to-day life to help reduce your heat cost this winter. At AiRCO Mechanical, we want to help you achieve the highest comfort in your San Antonio home at an affordable price.

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What Does AFUE Mean?

February 28, 2021
what is AFUE?

While an air conditioner’s efficiency is measured by its SEER (Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio) rating, an electric or gas- or oil-fired furnace’s efficiency is measured by its AFUE, or average fuel utilization efficiency. This standard measurement is given in percentages, letting you know how much of your fuel is actually used to heat your Texas home and how much fuel is wasted.

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