Air conditioning is a mechanical method to provide you, the homeowner, with indoor cooling comfort. Efficiency of an air conditioning system will range between the minimum allowed in Florida of 14 SEER to approximately 24 SEER. Since your Florida home is in the cooling mode, approximately 2800 hours of run time per year, you can see where the higher efficiency products make financial sense. The high efficiency products that are also two speeds really provide your home with superior comfort, humidity control, quietness and energy savings.
What is a SEER?
The SEER rating of a unit is the cooling output in BTU’s during a typical cooling-season divided by the total electric energy input in watt-hours during the same period. The higher the unit’s SEER rating, the more energy efficient it is.