Granbury Heating Company, Glenn-Aire, Explains What Makes Up Your Heating Unit.
A central unit is the part of the system that collects air & compresses it before distributing the air to where it’s distributed throughout the home, via the ductwork. Central Units are often located outdoors & comprised of condenser coils & a compressor.
In a modern heating system, air is sent by a blowing device, which is automatically activated when the sensors discover a drop in temperature for parts of the home. As the blower starts working, hot air is pumped into the duct work & carried to various parts of the home.
This is where heat is generated from. An average furnace heats up the air & releases it when the temperature dips below a particular temperature. In heating devices that use a forced air mechanism, warm air gets pumped through the ducts by a blower. In the radiant variety of heating systems, electricity, steam or hot water are generated in the furnace & distributed by pipes that are installed beneath the floor.
Air Ducts & Vents
Warm air flows through a network of air ducts, which are passages installed in walls. These ducts end with vents which are found in the:
of a room. A majority of heating systems today consist of a central duct, which is often referred to as the Trunk of the system.
Granbury Heating Company, Glenn-Aire was established in 1975 as a sole proprietorship by Glenn D. Cornelius & is located in Granbury, Hood County, Texas. The business has operated uninterrupted under the same name since originally formed. In March of 2005, after 30 years, Glenn decided to retire & turned over the helm to Jeff McKenzie.