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Using Your Heat Pump to Cool Your Carrollton, GA, Home in the Summer

Did you know that a heat pump will cool your home as well as heat it? These systems move heat from a cool place to a warm place. In winter, they move heat from outside into your warm home. In summer, they move heat from your cool home outside. The fact that they move heat using electricity rather than producing heat like a furnace can reduce indoor comfort costs by …Read More

Follow These 4 Steps to Save Money While You Vacation

You’re about to leave on a midsummer family getaway. Wouldn’t it be great to save money while you spend it? Here are four ways to offset expenses and still have fun: 1. Turn up the Thermostat Even with the muggy Carrollton, GA, summers, there’s no point in running your HVAC when no one is home. Setting the thermostat for 85 degrees or turning it off altogether will save you a …Read More

3 Reasons Commercial HVAC Maintenance is So Important

When building a company in hopes of profiting and succeeding in the marketplace, the first steps usually include drafting a solid business plan, hiring skilled personnel to execute it and adhering to a strong set of ethical principles. There’s more to ensuring your business doesn’t fail, though, including investing in your heating and cooling system. Here are three reasons commercial HVAC maintenance is important to your business’s ultimate success. Improve …Read More

Don’t wait till it’s too hot to get your AC right

Don’t wait till it’s too hot to get your AC right The experts at ENERGY STAR recommend scheduling regular maintenance for your air conditioning system early in the spring. This can help you and your family avoid lengthy delays for service during the heat of summers in West Georgia. Here are three of the most important benefits of regular maintenance for your home’s HVAC system. Lower Costs of Operation According …Read More

Merrell & Associates Inc., More Than Just an HVAC Company

There are plenty of HVAC contractors in Carrollton, Georgia, and the surrounding communities that promise 100-percent satisfaction, yet most fail to deliver. At Merrell & Associates Inc., we take pride in providing more than just a wide range of home comfort solutions. Our goal is to create a customer experience that ensures we’re the first company that pops into your mind when you’re in need of heating and cooling services, …Read More

Steps You Can Take to Tackle Low Indoor Humidity

Low humidity adversely affects your health. Even though residents of Newnan, Georgia, don’t face extreme weather conditions, cold winters and occasional snow and ice make it essential to have an efficient heating system. Winter weather also brings dry indoor air, so your heater has to be able to fight low humidity as well. Symptoms of a dry environment include flaky skin, snoring, sinus and throat irritation, nasal congestion and itchy …Read More

It’s a Great Time to Take a New Approach to HVAC

Splurging on family and friends is one of the great joys of the holiday season. The impact your generosity has on your bank account, however, is far less enjoyable. If saving money tops the list of your New Year’s resolutions, it’s time to take a fresh approach to HVAC. Learn how to spend less on energy bills in your Newnan, Georgia, home with HVAC products and services that enhance your …Read More

What to Do When it Feels Like Frosty the Snowman is Living in Your Home

It’s nice to sing about Frosty the Snowman during the holidays, but you won’t enjoy caroling so much when you’re freezing inside your Newnan, Georgia, home. The team at Merrell & Associates can provide you with a few tips that will keep you warm and comfortable. Even more, you will be able to save energy and money to make the season a little brighter. Common Causes of Heating Problems If …Read More

Furnace Pilot Light Won’t Stay Lit – Now What?

Originally published January 2014, updated November 2016 When winter hits Newnan, Georgia, you want to be sure your furnace will keep you warm. If the furnace’s pilot light won’t stay on, the furnace won’t work. Common causes include the thermocouple and pilot tube. The thermocouple detects the pilot light via sensors. A faulty thermocouple may arbitrarily determine that the light is off when you want it on and vice versa. …Read More

3 Reasons Why HVAC Maintenance Pays Off

Originally published January 2013, updated October 2016 Studies continue to show that HVAC maintenance can pay off in a very big way. With regular HVAC maintenance, you can avoid costly repairs, increase energy efficiency, and enjoy air conditioning comfort all year long. Affordable service plans for our Carrollton, Georgia, consumers means you can easily keep your unit operating in optimal condition from season to season. Prevent Costly Repairs Whether you …Read More