Why Your Open Windows Are Causing Problems

September 11th, 2023

Your air conditioner tries its hardest. It’s not an easy job, keeping a home cool all summer in California! Be kind to your AC unit. Don’t do anything to make extra work for it. We hear you: of course you wouldn’t do that! But sometimes people don’t realize that a choice they’re making is causing trouble for their air conditioning. So let’s talk about your windows. Are you leaving them open? On behalf of your air conditioner, we beg you, don’t do it! Here’s why.

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5 Heatwave Tips

August 28th, 2023

We hope you had your regular maintenance done on your heat pump or air conditioner before summer started. It’s the best way to decrease wear and tear, helping with efficiency, cooling performance, and keeping your system running for as long as possible while requiring few repairs. But the fact is, it’s been a while since that maintenance took place, and it’s still very hot outside. What can you do to help your air conditioner or heat pump cope with a heatwave in late summer? Here are five tips that can make a big difference.

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How Extensive Is AC Replacement?

August 14th, 2023

Is your air conditioner on its last legs? Has it been performing poorly? Does it need a too-expensive repair? Is it getting on in age? You might be wondering exactly what would be involved in getting a new one. What is the process of AC replacement like? How long does it take? What can you do to keep it simpler? We’ve got the details for you.

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3 Signs of Quality Commercial HVAC Contractors

July 17th, 2023

Your commercial building deserves the best. This means a top-notch HVAC system, so the people who are in the building every day will be happy, comfortable, and productive. And if your HVAC system is going to be the best that it can be, you also need a top-notch commercial HVAC service to install the system, do regular maintenance, and be available any time there is a problem.

How can you tell if a commercial HVAC contractor will be everything your building requires? Here are 3 signs of a reliable contractor you can count on. 

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The Importance of Annual Air Conditioning Service

July 3rd, 2023

Wouldn’t it be lovely if everything was always in perfect condition, without requiring any upkeep from us? Our cars would run with no need for oil changes. Our clothes wouldn’t need to be laundered because they’d simply never get dirty. And we’d never find that anything—our hair tie, button, or charger cord—had come undone.

But here we are, in imperfect reality, where things come undone, get dirty, and need oil. Your air conditioner is one of those things. How can you make sure your AC unit stays in good shape? With annual maintenance. What happens if you don’t get maintenance? We’ll tell you all about it.

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Why a Commercial Thermostat Can Save Your Business Money

June 19th, 2023

You surely know all too well just how much you spend to heat and cool your business or commercial building. If there are ways to cut down on those costs, it’s absolutely worth learning more about it. We’ve got a great solution to the high cost of controlling the indoor climate for your business: an upgrade to your commercial thermostat. Here are the improvements you’ll see once you’ve made the change.

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Your Ductless AC Also Needs This Service

June 5th, 2023

In our area, it’s absolutely critical to be able to cool your home in the heat of summer. And your ductless AC system was an excellent choice for doing just that. Whether you chose it because your home doesn’t have ductwork, or so you would be able to adjust the temperature individually in different zones of your home, you’re probably delighted with just how well—and efficiently —it works.

But don’t forget! Ductless AC systems, just like traditional central air conditioners, need regular professional maintenance to continue working their best. And when the heat hits, their best is definitely what you’ll need.

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What to Expect During Heat Pump Repairs

May 22nd, 2023

If you have a heat pump rather than a traditional central AC unit and heater, you’ve probably been quite happy with it. However, nothing works perfectly all the time, and chances are, at some point during the life of your heat pump, repairs will be required. If this is your first time with a heat pump, you might wonder what to expect when a technician arrives to make repairs. Here are some things to keep in mind.

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3 Uncommon, Surprising Repairs Your AC May Need

May 8th, 2023

There are some air conditioner concerns we address on a daily basis. Broken fans, slipped belts, and refrigerant leaks are common, as are concerns that turn out to be thermostat problems and not issues with the air conditioner at all. But on occasion we do see some unusual problems crop up. If your air conditioner is having a problem, no matter how odd, we’re ready to help. Here are some of the stranger things we discover during repairs.

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3 Benefits that Come with an Air Purifier

April 24th, 2023

Did you know that the Environmental Protection Agency determined that Americans spend, on average, 93% of their time indoors? Maybe that doesn’t surprise you, but how about this one: indoor air typically has higher concentrations of contaminants than outdoor air. So if you’re going to spend so much time indoors, what can you do to make sure the air you breathe is clean? Consider an air purifier.

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