Schedule Service

Our Blog

Landscaping Affects Energy Savings: Don’t Let the Planting Season Pass You By

Posted on: September 1, 2011

As summer draws to a close, don’t forget that planting season is just around the corner here in the Charlotte area. With proper planning, this fall’s landscaping project could be the key to cashing in on year-round energy savings. Consider these tips: Plant trees and shrubs to help shade your home during the summer and reduce […]

Read More

Sold On Solar? Use These Tips to Get Started

Posted on: August 30, 2011

Do you know that the sun shines in Charlotte more than 60 percent of the year? If you do, you’re probably ready to go solar. Acosta Heating & Cooling is ready to meet your renewable energy needs with a few easy tips on getting started. Assess Your Roof Roofs are the ideal spot to add […]

Read More

This Is Why You Should Choose Energy Star

Posted on: August 25, 2011

When your desire to help the planet meets with your desire to save money, Energy Star appliances emerge as one of the best ways to do both.  HVAC equipment that meets the Environmental Protection Agency’s standards for energy efficiency — and provides the features that consumers expect — is awarded the Energy Star label. You don’t have […]

Read More

Review These Steps to Increase Efficiency in Your Home

Posted on: August 23, 2011

Energy inefficiencies in your home can cost you a pretty penny, and there are a lot of places where they can occur. If you’ve been noticing your energy bills rising, or if you’re looking to trim costs and save wherever you can, conducting a home efficiency audit is a good place to start. There are […]

Read More

Cooling Terms You Should Know When Upgrading Air Conditioning Systems

Posted on: August 18, 2011

When you upgrade your air conditioning system, you may run into a number of terms that need to be defined. To help you be more educated in making upgrade decisions, below are some cooling terms that you should know. Parts of an air conditioning system Most air conditioning systems come in two parts: the indoor […]

Read More

Summer Is in High Gear: Use These Operational Tips to Heighten Your Air-Conditioning System

Posted on: August 16, 2011

Charlotte is hot, no doubt about it. So get the most out of your air conditioning with a few comfort tips to maximize efficiency, keep you cool and even save some money along the way. Maintain Your HVAC Unit Just like you need to change the oil in your car every so often, you also have […]

Read More

Planning to Head Out of State This Summer? Use a Programmable Thermostat to Monitor Your Home’s Temperature

Posted on: August 10, 2011

If a trip out of Charlotte or out of North Carolina is in your family’s vacation plans, you’ve probably made arrangements for someone to take care of your pets or houseplants. However, you may not have considered what to do about your home’s HVAC system. A programmable thermostat can help make your vacation more affordable by […]

Read More

Welcome to Acosta Heating & Cooling’s New Home Comfort Blog!

Posted on: August 8, 2011

Here at Acosta Heating & Cooling, our entire staff is dedicated to helping local residents find the best heating, air conditioning and ventilation solutions for their homes. We think it’s the best part of our job. That’s why we’ve decided to start our new blog to help local homeowners here in the Charlotte, North Carolina […]

Read More