What Does AFUE Mean?

January 11, 2021

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.

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Happy New Year!

January 1, 2021

Happy New Year from Trouth Air Conditioning!

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

December 28, 2020

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.

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Happy Holidays!

December 22, 2020

Happy Holidays from Trouth Air Conditioning!

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Geothermal Basics

December 14, 2020

In this day and age when everyone is concerned about the world’s limited resources and the impact of energy usage on the environment, it’s encouraging to know sustainable solutions are being developed and improved upon. Geothermal heating is one of those technologies that holds the potential to significantly change the way you heat your Lake Charles home.

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What Does Indoor Air Quality Have to Do With Allergies?

November 23, 2020

Did you know the average American spends nearly 90 percent of life indoors? That’s why it is increasingly important to ensure indoor air quality (IAQ) is clean and healthy.

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Do I Need to Chemical Wash the Condenser on My Air Conditioner?

November 17, 2020

The answer to this question is it depends. For some air conditioners, our Trouth Air Conditioning professionals recommend it. For others, we might not. Take a minute to read a little more about the process and give one of our experienced team members a call here in Lake Charles, LA, to discuss if this might be right for you and your home.

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What Is the Difference Between Single-Stage and Variable-Speed ACs?

October 20, 2020

With the recent rash of storms in our region, you may be needing to replace the air conditioner (AC) in your Lake Charles home. The International Energy Agency predicts the number of air conditioners (AC) worldwide will increase from 1.6 billion units today to 5.6 billion units by 2050. No matter what else is going…

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How to Properly Size an AC System

October 13, 2020

Air conditioner loads must be calculated carefully, so you can match the unit to your cooling needs. Our professionals at Trouth Air Conditioning and Sheet Metal would be happy to help you select the best-sized air conditioner for your particular Louisiana home. In the meantime, here is a peak into how our trained experts calculate air conditioning needs.

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How to Eliminate Dust in My Home

September 30, 2020

In reality, dust is definitely no laughing matter, no matter the setting. It’s easy to see how it can affect the indoor air quality (IAQ) of your Lake Charles home, leading to allergens. At Trouth Air Conditioning and Sheet Metal, we know how important clean indoor air quality is for your home.

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