Financing offers that fit your heating and conditioning needs

At Thomas HVAC, we are proud to have not only the best warranties around, but also a lot of financing offers that work with your financial and credit situation. Our current offer is exclusive to Trane which is our 0% interest for 72 months offer. Give us a call at 256-858-4822 and we will be happy to give you a free, no obligation estimate to get your home's comfort up to speed.  … [Read more...]

6 Ways to Save Energy in Heating and Cooling

While Alabama is in the midst of an Indian summer, cooler nights can still make our homes feel like fall is in full force and winter is on the way.In this strange period where we find ourselves heating and cooling our homes in the same day, we need to find ways to save money on our HVAC system costs. Here are just a few ways to reduce the cost of your heating and air conditioning systems:Weatherstrip the house. By sealing in air, you … [Read more...]

Why It’s Vital to Contact Your Heating and Air Conditioning Contractors This Season

If there's one thing no homeowner wants in the winter, it's to be left without heat. Even in places where the weather doesn't reach blizzard status, having adequate heat can help fight the chill and ensure that everyone in the house is comfortable. The best way to prevent disaster from occurring is to make sure your heating unit is inspected.Why should you call your heating and air conditioning contractors before the weather outside truly … [Read more...]

Three HVAC Tune-Ups You Should Make for Optimal Summertime Energy Efficiency

The hottest months of the year are quickly approaching -- and before summer starts, you'll want to make sure your home's heating and air conditioning system is working at its best. Experts recommend that you tune up your home's heating and cooling system once a year to make sure it's in good repair and working condition.Routinely tuning up your heating and cooling system won't just prevent emergencies like your air conditioning failing on the … [Read more...]

Ductless Air Conditioning: a Simple, Energy-Efficient Cooling Concept

Ductless air conditioning systems are generating a great deal of attention in the $71 billion heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) industry. Because ductless air conditioners consist of an outdoor compressor -- the part that makes noise -- and a number of indoor evaporators that expel cool air, they're seen as an energy-efficient alternative and one of the best heating and cooling systems available today.But just why are ductless … [Read more...]

Turn Down the Temperature on Your Energy Costs!

The thick of the summer is upon us, and if you're like most people, you probably have your air conditioner working full blast. There's no way to brave the high temperatures during the summer with fans alone; a functioning HVAC system is crucial.For this reason, HVAC companies in the U.S. draw in about $71 billion in revenue every year, and in the last five years, this industry has experienced a 4.1% annual growth.The only problem with … [Read more...]

Why Custom-Sized HVAC Systems Are a Must

Whenever you are considering replacing your HVAC system, it would be safe to assume that you can just replace it with one of the same size, right?"I have a 4.0 ton HVAC unit, so I need to replace it with another 4.0 ton."If you go with the same size as the previous system, then you have to be willing to trust that the previous system's installer sized it properly for your home; and it's not as simple as just getting the square footage. In … [Read more...]

Winter Season Tips for Keeping Your Home Cozy

It's commonly known that you should let your faucet drip when it's freezing outside so your pipes don't burst. But did you know there are other steps you can take to get your home ready for winter weather? Reverse Your Ceiling FansRunning your ceiling fans clockwise produces an updraft that sends the warmer air pooled near the ceiling back into the living space - cutting heating costs by as much as 10%! Use a … [Read more...]

Get Free Federal Tax Credit for Going High Efficiency

Replacing an air conditioning system can be a rather daunting purchase for the average homeowner; it is after all, one of the largest investments you make in your home. Don't sweat it though, there is financial relief available for qualifying systems through Federal Energy Tax Credits.A few minimum requirements must be met before you can qualify for these credits:-A qualifying central air conditioner must be purchased and installed by … [Read more...]

Really…How Important Are Filter Changes?

If you are like the average homeowner, you probably don't remember exactly when you changed your filter last. You've been told it's important before, but honestly, how big of a deal can it be to skip it every now and then?Maintaining your air conditioning system properly prevents you from having to rely on an HVAC service company, and allows you to use that money elsewhere. The most important thing a homeowner can do to protect their system … [Read more...]