Yes. Each year, carbon monoxide kills more than 200 Americans and sends nearly 5,000 more to emergency rooms for treatment, reports the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). Where does it come from? When carbon-based fuels such as gas, oil, kerosene or wood burn, they produce gases. When fuel combustion or burning isn’t complete, carbon monoxide enters the air. The CPSC advises that carbon monoxide detectors are the only way to alert yourself to the presence of toxic gas in your home. If you wake in the night with a headache — and especially if another member of the family complains of a headache or is difficult to arouse — get out of the house fast and seek medical help. We recommend carbon monoxide detectors be installed in your home!
Lexington’s Trusted Heating and Cooling Company Since 1968!
Climate Control Heating & Air Conditioning was formed in 1968, by Carl Fugmann. Under his guidance, Climate Control developed into the trusted heating and cooling experts in the Lexington area. Since 1968, Climate Control has been able to create a reputation of providing the best heating & air conditioning services at a fair and reasonable price.
Located on Big Run Road, we are proud to serve our neighbors in Lexington, Kentucky, and have been doing so for over four decades. We have grown to be among the largest HVAC companies in the state through the referrals of our satisfied customers. Climate Control is known by our business and residential customers for providing honest, professional assessments, fair and competitive pricing, and the best qualified service. Our technicians are fully trained, licensed and certified, and will also bring you the benefit of solid experience. You can count on us to get the job done right, obtain all proper permits, and not cut any corners.
Thank you Lexington for allowing us the opportunity to serve you since 1968!
This is to say bravo to the two employees I had the pleasure to deal with today. I have not been as happy to spend money on a repair in a long time. Thank you Angie and Dale.
– Tony C. in Georgetown, Kentucky
I just thought I would let you know that we used almost 5,000 less kW this winter compared to 2013 and this year was much colder. The new unit will certainly pay its way. Thanks again.
– Phillip F. in Richmond, Kentucky
Both systems are working very well. Again, Art and I thank you for your guidance and support on this very major upgrade to our home.
– Kathy H. in Lexington, Kentucky
Thank you for all the help and for making the project of getting this new system so simple for us.
– Kyle T. in Lexington, Kentucky
Jonathon was very professional and courteous. He called ahead as expected and once he arrived, he took time to explain my option and what work he was going to perform with just the right level of detail. I would recommend him to others.
– Steve S. in Lexington, Kentucky
It appears to have done the trick! I never though we’d have a solution and thank you for your kindness & for thinking of it.
– Roberta E. in Lexington, Kentucky
David did an excellent job completing the installation of our furnace. Very professional & knowledgeable.
– Debbie A. in Lexington, Kentucky
The Climate Control Care Plan
Climate Control has a strong history of utilizing industry-leading technology in your home. Partner that with our factory trained service team members and you are going to get a superb result. Our team is on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for any emergency service. The leading heating and air conditioning service team in Lexington has created the Climate Control Care Plan to make sure emergency service calls are a thing of the past.
Having your HVAC system maintained seasonally can save you as much as 20% a year in operating costs. It can even increase the life of your heating and air conditioning system. With the Climate Control Care Plan, you have the peace of mind knowing that your heating and cooling system is maintained twice a year by NATE-certified service technicians that are trained to keep your system operating at peak efficiency.
- 15% discount on all service work! (Both Electrical & HVAC)
- Priority service
- No overtime charges
- Prolongs the life of your equipment
- Helps eliminates costly repairs
- Helps eliminate untimely breakdowns
- Validates manufacturer’s warranties
- Appointments scheduled at your convenience
- All parts are backed by a 1-year guarantee
- Ensures peak efficiency of your system
Frequently Asked Questions
A difference of 6 decibels (such as between 72 dB and 78 dB) is technically a four-fold increase in compressor sound when rating air conditioners or heat pump units. However, it takes a difference of 10 decibels to double the loudness. It is also noted that it takes approximately 3 decibels for the average human ear to discern any difference in loudness at all.
Great strides have been made in reducing the operating sound level of equipment. We will be happy to show you the difference in sound ratings with our product line.
An important change just around the corner is the phase-out of R-22. As of January 2010 the refrigerant R-22 (what consumers call Freon®) will not be allowed to be used in the manufacturing of new equipment. R-22 has been used as the “standard” refrigerant for many years but has been found to be harmful to our planet by our government. All new air conditioners and heat pumps will be required to use “environmentally sound” refrigerant, such as Puron® (commonly known as R-410A).
R-22 is the most commonly used refrigerant in residential homes today. However, per the Montreal Protocol, caps have been established to eliminate the production of R-22. In 2004, there was a 35% reduction; in 2010 there will be a 65% reduction; in 2015 a 90% reduction; and finally in 2020 a 99.5 % reduction in the production of R-22. This means that during the time of these reductions with high demand, the price of each pound of refrigerant could potentially skyrocket.
If you are considering replacing your existing air conditioning equipment, most higher efficiency products have already made the switch to R-410A, the more “environmentally sound” refrigerant.
This can occur for many reasons; uneven solar heat load through windows, an undersized system, improperly balanced or clogged system or a single system serving a two-story home with no zoning control. Each situation is different, usually requiring an onsite analysis with problem specific recommendations. Please call to arrange for us to see your home.
Normal cooling settings are 75 degrees – 80 degrees. Normal heating settings are 68 degrees- 72 degrees. You should always set your thermostat to the highest possible setting that is comfortable for you in the summer, and the lowest comfortable setting in the winter. Setting your thermostat in this way will maximize your energy savings. On average, every 1 degree of temperature change is equal to about 10% energy savings. For example, changing your thermostat setting from 75 degrees to 76 degrees in the summer could result in about a 10% savings on your cooling costs.
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