Helpful HVAC Tips for the Holidays

The holidays are often the busiest time of year for a home. Lots of cooking, parties, and guests means an increased possibility of fires, plumbing issues, and HVAC malfunctions. To make sure you have a comfortable and safe holiday season Cochran Cooling & Heating has a few helpful tips to keep your HVAC system working [...]

By | December 18th, 2018|AC Repair, HVAC Repair|0 Comments

Tips to Prepare HVAC Units for Stormy Weather

The Atlanta metro area may not be dealt direct blows from hurricanes, but it still receives severe secondary weather that pushes inland, as well as tropical storms and thunderstorms. By preparing your HVAC system for all types of stormy weather you can reduce the likelihood for system damage while keeping your family safe and comfortable. [...]

By | August 28th, 2018|AC Repair, HVAC Repair|0 Comments

HVAC System Replacement: FAQ

If your HVAC system is at the end of its operating life, its inefficiency has deteriorated, or it is in need of frequent repairs, it is probably time for a replacement. Choosing a replacement system is a significant investment, meaning you will want to do as much research as possible before making your final choice. [...]

By | August 21st, 2018|AC Repair, HVAC Repair|0 Comments

Lower Your Cooling Costs This Summer with Cochran Cooling & Heating

Home and business owners are often faced with spikes in their electrical bills during the sweltering summer months. It’s time to tame that electric bill by employing a few simple tips.  Flip On the Fans Fans don’t cool a room but they can make you feel 6 or 7 degrees cooler by moving the air [...]

By | June 19th, 2018|AC Repair, HVAC Repair|0 Comments

Signs Your Commercial HVAC System Needs Repairs

As the weather outside starts moving into the extremes, it is crucial to keep a close watch on your commercial HVAC systems. Don’t overlook small problems—they can quickly lead to major malfunctions and even whole-system breakdowns! Catching these problems early can protect your business from a sudden loss of cooling this summer as well as [...]

By | May 16th, 2018|AC Repair, HVAC Repair|0 Comments

Maintain Your HVAC for Hot Summers

Your HVAC system is a major investment for your home or business—don’t ignore its need for maintenance! Similar to a car, your HVAC system needs care and maintenance to function properly. Regular cleaning, repairing, and/or replacing of components is necessary to maintain your HVAC system’s high efficiency, prolong its life, maintain high indoor air quality, [...]

By | May 10th, 2018|AC Repair, Air Quality, HVAC Repair|0 Comments

The Best Cooling Options for Finished Basements

Converting your home’s lower level into a stylish finished basement is one of the smartest home improvements you can make. By expanding your usable living space you will increase your home’s livability as well as its eventual resale value. Whether you divide your finished basement into individually designated areas or leave it one big space, [...]

By | March 27th, 2018|AC Repair, HVAC Repair|0 Comments

Adding a New Furnace to Your Historic Home

Historic homes are striking, beautiful, and an asset to neighborhoods and communities. Unfortunately, they are also often cold and drafty in the winter months. To begin with, the typical life span of a furnace is typically about 15 to 20 years, but many older and historic homes have furnaces that are decades older. Older furnaces [...]

By | February 21st, 2018|Furnace Repair, HVAC Repair|0 Comments

Space Heater Safety

Many people choose to use space heaters to heat small areas of their homes during the winter months. While space heaters can be very effective, if not used correctly they can be extremely dangerous. A December 2017 report from National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) states that 43% of home heating equipment fires are caused by [...]

By | February 19th, 2018|Heating Repair, HVAC Repair|0 Comments

Decrease Your Home’s Heat Loss by Increasing Its Insulation

When you look at your home’s energy bill, 50% - 70% of your total comes from heating and cooling your home. That’s because the greater the difference between the indoor and the outdoor temperature, the more energy it takes to maintain a comfortable temperature inside. You can take active steps to reduce your energy bill [...]

By | January 11th, 2018|HVAC Repair|0 Comments