Donald P. Dick Air Conditioning Blog: Archive for July, 2011

While Away, Vacationers Should Follow This HVAC Advice

Thursday, July 28th, 2011

Are you a Fresnohomeowner in search of reliable HVAC advice for while you’re away on that much-needed vacation?  Going on vacation isn’t as simple as packing up your bags and loading up the car or RV. 

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Ceiling Fans Help San Joaquin Valley Residents Increase Comfort

Tuesday, July 26th, 2011

Ceiling fans are an old technology, and have been used in the U.S.since before there was electricity to run them.

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UV Lights: Fights Pollutants So You Don’t Have To

Thursday, July 21st, 2011

Ultraviolet lights are highly efficient at neutralizing many air-borne pollutants that can plague asthma or allergy sufferers.  Installing these air-purifying aids in your HVAC system will give a quick and substantial boost to your indoor air quality.

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The Worst-Case Scenario Has Happened: Your Air Conditioning System Has Died; Here’s What To Do Next

Tuesday, July 19th, 2011

If your air conditioning system has reached the end of its life in the middle of a hot San JoaquinValley summer, you can’t delay replacing it.  Here are a few important guidelines for selecting your new unit so you can make the most of your investment.

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Home Advisor’s Energy-Savings Tips For Fresno Homeowners

Thursday, July 14th, 2011

As a San Joaquin Valley homeowner, you most likely cool and heat your home with central air conditioning and a gas furnace, while heating your water with a gas water heater.  If this is the case, you have the potential to achieve significant energy savings with a few do-it-yourself tips.

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Use Air Purification Systems To Your Advantage

Tuesday, July 12th, 2011

Air purification systems reduce and remove pollutants from the air indoors. There are many different types of purifiers available. Portable units can be moved between rooms or you can have a permanent system installed that removes air contaminants in your entire home.

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Consider How A High-Efficiency Air Conditioner Can Contribute To Reducing Carbon Emissions

Thursday, July 7th, 2011

Summer in the Fresno area means high electric bills, and if your air conditioner is over 10 years old, replacing it with a high-efficiency air conditioner will not only lower your energy bills, it will reduce carbon emissions.

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HVAC Service Quotes Get You On The Road To Savings: Tips On How To Read Them

Tuesday, July 5th, 2011

Your HVAC system is the most important part of keeping your home comfortable.  As such, you need to make sure you have competent people servicing and working on it.  You want to save money but you also want to make sure you understand what you’re going to be paying for.  That is why it’s so important to properly interpret HVAC service quotes.

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