Monthly Archives: December 2012

Atlanta, Georgia – The cold winter months are here again. When was the last time you had your furnace checked? Is it time for a new unit to be installed?

Phil Montgomery, an Atlanta heating and air expert and owner of Atlanta Heating and Air Conditioning, offers some tips to help clients understand when it might be time to replace their heating unit.

The first thing to take into account when deciding whether to replace your furnace is the age of the unit.

“The usual life expectancy is 15-20 years, so if your unit is around this age, it’s probably time to start shopping,” says Montgomery, whose air conditioning repair business has more than 40 years of experience. “It’s best to replace your unit before an emergency happens so you give yourself time to research and make the best purchasing decision.”


Atlanta, Georgia – During the winter months, we break out our sweaters, hats and mittens and get ready to crank up the furnace to keep our homes toasty and warm. But have we ensured our furnace has been properly maintained in order to run efficiently all winter?

All furnaces, even energy efficient ones, need to be regularly checked and properly maintained to ensure proper function. Phil Montgomery, owner of Atlanta Heating and Air Conditioning, offers some energy saving tips below.