HVAC Buying Guides
Before You Buy
Do you want to know about the different air conditioners you can choose from? Are you not sure what to look for in an HVAC contractor? Let us take you through the HVAC system buying process with our informative guides. Each article outlines exactly what you need to know before you take the plunge and buy an air conditioner, gas furnace or heat pump - from efficiency ratings to equipment type. Begin the HVAC equipment buying process by selecting one of the articles below.
AC and Furnace Lifespan
How long will a system last?
Unfortunately, there will come a time when it is better to replace than repair your HVAC system. Find out when.
Furnace Buying Guide
Start your new furnace search
A new furnace purchase can be easy if you start off on the right foot. Read our furnace buying guide.
Heat Pump Buying Guide
Choose a heat pump
Electric heating and cooling are both features of a heat pump. Find out if this HVAC system is right for your home.
Hiring an HVAC Contractor
Find the right contractor
The contractor search is just as important as finding the right equipment. Find out how to choose the right contractor.
Central AC Buying Guide
Finding the right air conditioner.
Selecting your ideal air conditioner may be harder than you think - you have to know what to look for. Read our tips.
We make it easy being green
Find out all you need to know about green Frigidaire HVAC products - from ratings to performance benefits.
HVAC Ratings and Reviews
SEER, AFUE, HSPF and more
Deciphering these acronyms can seem tricky at first. Let us help you decode the ins and outs of HVAC ratings and reviews.
HVAC Regional Standards
What's changing in 2015?
As technology advances, standards for HVAC equipment change. Find out more about the 2015 efficiency standard changes.
R-22 Phase Out
Transitioning from R-22 to R-410A
R-22 is out and R-410A is in. Discover the reasons behind this transition from one refrigerant to another.