Common Questions For New Construction
What kind of thermostats are recommended?
Wide ranges are available for your home. Programmable and WIFI thermostats can adjust heat and A/C accordingly during unoccupied times which will save on energy costs.
Should we rough-in duct work for A/C even though we don’t plan to install a unit at this time?
It is an inexpensive option to install during construction. It will keep labor costs to a minimum when you decide to hook up an A/C unit.
How many zones do I need?
That depends on the type of home and the owner’s preference for heat distribution.
What is the best time to install a heating or air conditioning system?
It is important to wait until the house is water tight, but do install it before the plumbing, electrical work and sheetrock have begun
What type of system is best for me?
Some of your choices may include heat pump, oil/gas furnace, geo-thermal heat pump, hydro-air, high velocity, baseboard radiation, or radiant heat.