Donald P. Dick Air Conditioning Blog: Archive for September, 2015

Signs That Your Indoor Air Quality Is Slipping

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015

Breathing air of a high quality within your home is imperative if you hope to live in the comfort that we know you deserve. Unfortunately, too many homeowners overlook this vital facet of the comfort equation, mistakenly focusing entirely upon their HVAC systems and their performances. While subpar indoor air quality may not be as immediately noticeable as oppressively hot temperatures within the home, it is still very problematic. Fortunately, there are some early warning signs that can tip you off to subpar indoor air quality in Kingsburg, CA. Contact Donald P. Dick Air Conditioning if you notice any of the following indicators in your living space.

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Why Should I Use an Energy Recovery Ventilator?

Monday, September 28th, 2015

Homeowners everywhere are always looking for ways to live in greater comfort. Too often, though, homeowners mistakenly believe that doing so necessitates only a great heating and/or cooling system. This is a very problematic stance to take, as it ignores the vital role that indoor air quality plays in determining the overall comfort level in any given home. If you are interested in boosting your indoor air quality, you should give serious consideration to the use of an energy recovery ventilation in Sanger, CA. To learn more about ERVs and the potential benefits of using such a device in your home, just contact a member of the Donald P. Dick Air Conditioning team.

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Find Out How a Maintenance Agreement Can Help Your HVAC System

Thursday, September 24th, 2015

Find Out How a Maintenance Agreement Can Help Your HVAC SystemHome heating and cooling costs are responsible for nearly half of the energy consumed in the average home. To keep your heating and cooling bills as low as possible, regular HVAC maintenance is recommended and necessary. Regular maintenance also prevents small problems from becoming major repairs. Read on to learn how an annual maintenance agreement with a reputable HVAC company can improve your home efficiency and your HVAC system. 

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Do These Areas of Your Home Have Insulation?

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015

Do These Areas of Your Home Have Insulation?Energy costs are a concern for most homeowners. One of the most effective ways to control your energy costs is to install home insulation in certain key areas of your home. 

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3 Reasons to Consider the Use of a Heat Pump

Monday, September 21st, 2015

With energy costs being as high as they are, homeowners are always looking for ways in which to heat and cool their homes more efficiently. Of course, we tend to use our air conditioners more than our heaters in this part of the country, but the fact of the matter is that your heater truly is just as important as your AC, if not used quite as much. With that in mind, the HVAC professionals on our staff recommend that you consider the use of a heat pump in Fresno, CA. Heat pumps have many benefits to offer homeowners, and are ideally suited for use in our area. Read more about the benefits of heat pumps below, and schedule your heat pump services with Donald P. Dick Air Conditioning.

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How Can You Manage Hot and Cold Spots Throughout Your Home?

Thursday, September 17th, 2015

How Can You Manage Hot and Cold Spots Throughout Your Home?If you’re suffering from hot and cold flashes — and you’re not the only one — it’s probably related to your HVAC system. It’s not uncommon to have hot and cold spots in your home. Luckily, there are steps you can take to manage these temperature swings so that you and your family stay consistently comfortable.

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Find Out the Best Spot for Your Tankless Water Heater

Tuesday, September 15th, 2015

Find Out the Best Spot for Your Tankless Water HeaterIf you’ve decided to install a tankless water heater, you’ve made an economical decision that should lower your home’s energy and water usage for many years. You’re also probably wondering where to best install the new appliance. Tankless systems can fit just about anywhere inside the home, such as a closet or under the kitchen sink, but there are practical matters for optimal operation to consider.

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Planning Energy Usage Around PG&E’s Time of Use Plan

Monday, September 14th, 2015

Electricity is something that most modern homeowners could not dream of living without. We use it when lighting up our homes, to keep items in our refrigerators from perishing, and to power our air conditioning systems. Of course, electricity is not free, and many homeowners will begin to realize that their electricity bills are getting a bit out of hand at some point. While we certainly cannot provide you with free access to electricity, we can help you to save money when using the electricity that you do need in Fresno, CA. One way to do so is by planning your energy usage around PG&E’s Time of Use Plan. Read on, and contact Donald P. Dick Air Conditioning with any questions that you may have.

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Are You a Super Saver?

Monday, September 7th, 2015

Every homeowner wants—and, we believe, deserves—to live comfortably in his or her own home, all year long. Those thrifty homeowners looking to save themselves a bit of money here and there, though, often self-sabotage their comfort, as they skip over the maintenance services that their HVAC systems need to truly succeed. If you find yourself thinking about doing so, we not only implore you to reconsider: we also have a deal to share with you. Consider taking advantage of our Fall Super Saver Maintenance Agreement. This is a great way to enjoy reliable comfort and an efficient performance from your HVAC system, while also enjoying real monetary savings on your initial investment. This deal won’t stick around forever, though, so contact Donald P. Dick Air Conditioning to learn more.

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