Eco-Friendly Refrigerant Ready to Replace Freon


WACO, Texas – Help save the environment while keeping cool. Running your home's AC unit this summer will not only keep you comfortable, but it can also help save the environment if it contains the latest friendly refrigerant.

According to the Environmental Protection Agency, most air conditioners use refrigerant R-22, which adds to the problem of global climate change. So, when it comes time to decide how to replace your outdated air conditioning unit this summer, select one that uses eco-friendly R-410A.

R-410A is a new environmentally safe liquid coolant that makes air conditioning possible. It was developed as an alternative to R-22, also known as Freon, which will be phased out in the near future along with other ozone depleting chemicals.

"R-410A is economically and environmentally beneficial, which makes it a smart choice for future air conditioning units," said Doyle James, president of Aire Serv Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. "If someone is considering a new air conditioning system today, they should think about switching over to R-410A to help avoid future costs associated with servicing the old R-22 systems."

As of January 2010, R-22 will only be allowed for use in servicing existing equipment, not in the production of new equipment. Furthermore, as of January 1, 2020, chemical manufacturers will no longer be able to produce R-22 at all, leaving consumers with no choice but to look to alternatives.

Additional benefits of installing an R-410A unit:
• R-410A uses a synthetic lubricant that is more soluble so it can mix and circulate more efficiently to keep the compressor and other moving parts lubricated, reducing wear and extending their life.
• It also incorporates smaller, heavier duty "scroll-type" compressors that are quieter and operate with less damaging vibration than older compressors which operate on R-22.
• In addition, compressors with R-410A run cooler, reducing the risk of burnout due to overheating.
• Economically beneficial, it allows higher heat transfer than R-22, which results in a more efficient operation.
• R-410A does not contain chlorine, therefore it is not damaging to the ozone layer.
• The price of current AC unit repairs may increase as R-22 supplies dwindle over the next 20 years.

Although R-410A units are more expensive than units that run on R-22, tax refunds may be available for buying the energy efficient product. The extra money you spend investing on these new systems, the more you are investing in your future.

About Aire Serv®: Established in 1992, Aire Serv is a global franchise organization providing installation, maintenance and repair of heating, ventilation, air conditioning and indoor air quality systems. Recognized by Entrepreneur magazine among its "Franchise 500," Aire Serv franchisees provide these services to both residential and commercial customers at more than 140 locations worldwide. Aire Serv is a subsidiary of The Dwyer Group, Inc.

###

Social Reach:

Viewer Response:

comments powered by Disqus

Aire Serv Heating and Air Conditioning, Inc. »

Established in 1992, Aire Serv is a global franchise organization providing installation, maintenance and repair of heating, ventilation, air conditioning and indoor air quality systems.

Browse:

  1. Business Overview
  2. Franchise News

Franchise News Room »


News By Industry »


Hot Opportunities

ProSource Franchise Opportunity

ProSource
ProSource is America's largest wholesale home improvement franchise; a...

Add
Captain D's Franchise Opportunity

Captain D's
We are making waves! America's seafood favorite is seeking new franchise...

Add
Dessange Franchise Opportunity

Dessange
Dessange is the salon of choice for international film stars, celebrities...

Add
Xavier Artisan Franchise Opportunity

Xavier Artisan
Xavier Artisan offers an artisinal approach to it's food. With gourmet...

Add
Extreme Pita Franchise Opportunity

Extreme Pita
Extreme Pita was the first restaurant to marry old world authentic pita...

Add
Batteries Plus Bulbs Franchise Opportunity

Batteries Plus Bulbs
Whether you're an existing multi-unit operator with a non-competing brand...

Add
Midas Franchise Opportunity

Midas
Midas, a recognized brand throughout the world and highly renowned name in...

Add
Wireless Zone Franchise Opportunity

Wireless Zone
Almost 25 years ago an instantly successful business began called...

Add
A Franchise Update Media Group Production
Franchise Update Media | P.O. Box 20547 // San Jose, CA 95160 // PH. (408) 402-5681
Copyright © 2001 - 2016. All Rights Reserved. Site Hosting Provided By: wishVPS on FUMG3

In Loving Memory Of Timothy Gardner (1987-2014)