Choosing the right HVAC contractor is an important task because of the huge role they play in keeping your home comfortable. When you are comparing different HVAC companies, one of the key things to look for is HVAC affiliations. Donald P. Dick Air Conditioning leads the pack in the San Joaquin Valley, which has led to our success for over 40 years.
Donald P. Dick Air Conditioning Blog: Archive for June, 2011
Being comfortable in your home is a top priority, but so is accomplishing savings. There are some upfront investments you may need to make to improve comfort and achieve long-term savings. Then, with a few other free or inexpensive tips, you can lower your electricity bill without forfeiting home comfort.
Ductwork Design And Installation Is Critical To HVAC System Efficiency: How Donald P. Dick Air Conditioning Can HelpThursday, June 23rd, 2011
A typical home in the Fresno area will lose 20 percent of the air traveling through its ducts. This is air you have already paid for so it basically means that money is leaking from your home. When considering your ductwork design and installation, you need the professional assistance to make sure that the ductwork is laid out efficiently and that the installation is done properly.
In the Fresno area, our summers are hot and our winters are chilly and wet. With the wide range in temperatures, your heating and air conditioning system will be challenged to keep your home temperature controlled and comfortable. And if you occupy only certain rooms in your house, why should you pay to heat or cool the entire house? That’s why heating and air conditioning zone systems are a practical installation in your home.
Dual-fuel (or hybrid) home-heating systems are gaining in popularity across the country. The flexibility they provide in choosing your energy source helps you save money on your utility bills, and it’s also a “green” alternative to traditional heating systems. To a certain extent, they allow you to switch to whatever heat source is most affordable during the winter.
Your air conditioner is vital to staving off the intense heat of a Fresno area summer. With a few maintenance steps that you can do yourself, you can avoid some common problems.
Carbon monoxide detectors are valuable instruments and can mean the difference between life and death. This is why it’s so important to use them effectively. Here are three factors that will lead to you getting the best results.
Summer’s coming, and with it will come high air conditioning bills. Air conditioning costs are the enemy of homeowners everywhere, but there is a way to recoup that money. Building a solar-powered home can make a huge difference in your energy bills, and with Fresno’s sunshine, you’ll be saving money even in bright winter months. In addition, you can get a 30 percent tax credit for your energy efficiency.