HVAC Rating Acronyms Explained

January 22, 2021

MERV, SEER, AFUE and HSPF. You’ve heard of these terms before, but do you know what these HVAC rating acronyms mean? The experts at Bob Cermignano Air Conditioning & Heating, Inc. define and explain each acronym below. MERV Minimum Efficiency Reporting Value, or MERV, indicates a filter’s ability to capture particles in the air. MERV values range from 1 to 16. The higher the MERV rating, the better a filter is at trapping certain types and sizes of particles. To maintain maximum air flow, it is critical to speak with a HVAC professional about what MERV rating works

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Tech Tip of the Month- Emergency HVAC Service

January 7, 2021

Unfortunately, we cannot control when our heating and cooling systems stop working or break down. However, if you require emergency service after business hours, Bob Cermignano Air Conditioning & Heating, Inc. offers 24/7 HVAC service. How to Call Emergency Service There are a few easy steps to take to contact our on-call technician for emergency HVAC service. Please follow the below instructions: Please note, when directed to leave a message, we ask that you speak slowly and clearly and provide the following information in the voicemail:

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Tech Tip of the Month- How to Winterize Your HVAC System

December 15, 2020

The Philadelphia area may have its first significant snowstorm this week in more than 652 days. As we prepare for the impending storm, we want to share a few tips on how to winterize your HVAC system. How to Winterize Your HVAC System Outdoor HVAC units are designed to withstand all types of weather- even the freezing cold temperatures and snow. Winterization is what we can do to prepare our HVAC equipment for the winter months. To maintain maximum efficiency and to ensure proper functionality of your HVAC systems, we recommend the following tips: In Preparation for

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