Tips for Choosing an Air Purifier for Your Home in Fresno

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

Tips for Choosing an Air Purifier for Your Home in FresnoAir purifiers are manufactured in portable and whole-home systems. They’re designed to target specific contaminant classes, such as particulates, microorganisms and/or odors, using various air-cleaning technologies. Read on to learn which air purifier would best serve your home’s needs.

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How Does a Zone Control System Work?

Monday, June 29th, 2015

One of the benefits that ductless air conditioning systems offer is the fact that the individual blowers they use can be regulated independently of the others. This allows for different temperatures to be easily maintained in different areas of the house. However, you can achieve the same benefit with a more traditional split central air conditioning system; you just need a zone control system in order to do so. In order to fully understand how beneficial a zone control system in Fresno, CA can really be, you must first understand how it is that such a system operates. Here is some information to help you to do so. Contact Donald P. Dick Air Conditioning for more details, or to schedule service.

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If You Think Indoor Air Isn’t as Polluted as Outdoor Air, Think Again

Thursday, June 25th, 2015

If You Think Indoor Air Isn't as Polluted as Outdoor Air, Think AgainWith the concerns over smog, car exhaust, dusty Fresno days and pollen, many people think that outside air is more polluted than indoor air. In fact, because outdoor air is cleared by breezes and rain and because pollutants can disperse into the atmosphere, outdoor air is cleaner than indoor air. Managing your indoor air pollution can make your home environment healthier. 

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Learn the Reasons Why Your Fresno A/C Is Blowing Hot Air

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

Learn the Reasons Why Your Fresno A/C Is Blowing Hot AirYour Fresno A/C system cools your home in much the same way a refrigerator keeps your food cool and fresh, but removing unwanted heat energy. This requires free airflow and all A/C components to be well-maintained and working in sync. If your A/C is blowing hot air and it’s spoiling your comfort, give these troubleshooting tips a try.

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Has the Time Come for an Air Conditioning Replacement?

Monday, June 22nd, 2015

Modern air conditioning systems have come a long way from their earliest predecessors, and are more durable and long-lasting than at any other point in time. Even so, you must remember that your air conditioning system is not going to last forever. Eventually, you will need to schedule a professional air conditioning replacement in Fresno, CA. When you do, we suggest that you schedule yours with a member of our staff. Determining if the time is right for an air conditioning replacement can be difficult, of course. It is a considerable investment, and you want to get the most from the system you have in place. Here are a few tips to help you to decide if now is the time to replace your system. Contact Donald P. Dick Air Conditioning for more details. 

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Energy Conservation Tips Fresno Businesses Can Put to Use This Summer

Thursday, June 18th, 2015

Energy Conservation Tips Fresno Businesses Can Put to Use This SummerThere’s no time of year when energy conservation tips for businesses are out of season. But in summer, especially, efforts to cut electricity consumption can be most beneficial to the bottom line. Because of the dependence on air conditioning in our hot Fresno summer climate, operating costs can soar during the hot months. While no single cost-cutting tactic will take a big piece out of those monthly bills, the cumulative effect of these energy conservation tips for businesses adds up over the course of the cooling season. Use the following suggestions to get started:

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Improve Energy Efficiency in Your California Home with Professional Duct Maintenance

Tuesday, June 16th, 2015

Improve Energy Efficiency in Your California Home with Professional Duct MaintenanceThe duct system is a branching network of tubes that convey cooled and heated airflow to the rooms of your home. The efficiency with which this vital function is performed plays heavily in your home’s efficiency and comfort. Consider the benefits of scheduling professional duct maintenance and make your Fresno home more efficient. 

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3 Reasons You Are Paying Too Much to Cool Your Home

Monday, June 15th, 2015

Living in the Fresno, CA area means that you are going to rely upon your air  quite heavily during our long summer season. Even those of us who most appreciate hot, sunny days know that it is a lot easier to do so when we have a cool, comfortable home waiting for us at the end of the day. We also know, though, that sufficiently cooling our homes comes at a price. To ensure that you are cooling your home in the most efficient manner possible, keep the following issues in mind. By avoiding these problems and practices, you can pay a more reasonable price for living comfortably throughout the summer season. Contact Donald P. Dick Air Conditioning for more details. 

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Maximize Energy Savings This Summer With Your Programmable Thermostat

Thursday, June 11th, 2015

Maximize Energy Savings This Summer With Your Programmable ThermostatSome energy efficiency home upgrades are really just changes in your habits, like setting back the thermostat when you’re asleep or away from home. But habit changes can be a hassle, which is why upgrading to a programmable thermostat is a smart move. It takes the hassle out of resetting your thermostat multiple times of day, making it much more likely that you’ll stick with it.

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5 Air Conditioner Sounds You Don’t Want to Hear

Tuesday, June 9th, 2015

5 Air Conditioner Sounds You Don't Want to HearAny air conditioner sounds other than the soft whoosh of cool comfort flowing through the vents should draw your attention. They may not turn out to be mechanically significant, but noise that persists should be checked out by a qualified HVAC technician before it becomes more than a simple annoyance.

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