Should I Be Using an Energy Recovery Ventilator?

Monday, November 30th, 2015

Regardless of whether you are running your air conditioner to keep your home cool and comfortable during the hottest time of the year, or you are using your heater to take the chill out of the air on a particularly nippy night, you want to be able to do so in the most efficient manner possible. You also want to ensure that you have air of the highest quality throughout your home, and that requires a certain amount of ventilation therein. If you hope to successfully ventilate your house without wasting energy in the process, then you are wise to use an energy recovery ventilator in Clovis, CA. If you’d like to have an ERV installed or serviced by a qualified professional, contact Donald P. Dick Air Conditioning today.

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Is Radiant Flooring a Good Choice for Your Home?


Thursday, November 26th, 2015

Is Radiant Flooring a Good Choice for Your Home?
Of the various methods of heating your home, radiant flooring is likely the most efficient and consistently comfortable. Instead of warm air blowing haphazardly from vents near the ceiling, it provides a steady warmth rising from the floor consistently throughout the house. It offers a number of benefits, such as cleaner indoor air and reduced energy costs. There is no ductwork to leak or get dirty.

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How Can You Save Money on Energy During Cooler Weather?


Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

How Can You Save Money on Energy During Cooler Weather?
The Fresno area is fortunate to have mild winters compared to colder regions of the country. But that doesn’t mean area residents can’t save money on energy usage during the heating months. In fact, you may be surprised where you can save energy in your home. Consider these energy efficiency tips.

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3 Water Heaters to Consider for Installation in Your Home

Monday, November 23rd, 2015

There is no way in which to overstate the importance of having a dependable, effective and efficient water heater installed in one’s home. Not only does your water heater provide you with the hot water that you need in order to shower comfortably in the morning, but it is also your water heater which provides you with hot water for use in your dishwasher, laundry machine and from every hot water faucet in your home. If you are considering your options for a new water heater in Fresno, CA, read the following information carefully. Also, remember to schedule all of your water heater services with the professional technicians here at Donald P. Dick Air Conditioning.

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How Does Zone Controlled Heating Work?

Monday, November 23rd, 2015

Because we have relatively mild winter weather in our area, some homeowners are lulled into a false sense of security regarding the condition and operational quality of their home heating systems. Make no mistake about the fact that you will need a great heater installed in your home, even if it doesn’t see quite as much action as your air conditioner does. Even so, because we use our heaters so much less than our air conditioners, you may want to tweak yours in order to ensure that you are able to regulate its operation with the precision and success that you desire. That is why you may want to consider the use of a zone control system in Fresno, CA. Contact Donald P. Dick Air Conditioning for more details.

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Important Tips to Consider When Buying a New Furnace for Your Home


Thursday, November 19th, 2015

Important Tips to Consider When Buying a New Furnace for Your Home
Buying a new furnace is similar to buying a car. You want to know the fuel efficiency, of course, and compare features and equipment of different models. Though, unlike a car, you can’t take your new furnace for a test drive. With that in mind, it’s important to work with a reputable HVAC provider to maximize your investment with a successful installation.

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Why Carbon Monoxide Detectors are Important


Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

Why Carbon Monoxide Detectors are Important
Despite Fresno’s mild climate, furnaces and fireplaces still enjoy popularity here. In a home with these or any other fuel-burning appliances, a carbon monoxide detector could save a life someday.

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Is Now the Time to Replace My Air Conditioner?

Monday, November 16th, 2015

While the weather around here is not anywhere near frigid just yet, we’re betting that you’ve moved away from your air conditioning system in favor of your heater by now. With temperatures in the upper 50’s to mid 60’s for the time being, there’s really no reason to still be running your air conditioner. The weather is only getting cooler from here on out, at least until we move into spring, so it’s a safe bet that you’ll find yourself running back to your AC any time soon. With that in mind, this is actually a great time to go about replacing your air conditioner in Kingsburg, CA. If you think it may be time for an AC replacement, read on and remember to schedule your service with the pros at Donald P. Dick Air Conditioning.

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Program Your Thermostat and Save this Season

Thursday, November 12th, 2015

Program Your Thermostat and Save this SeasonIt’s important to keep your home warm and comfortable during the winter. But how can you do it without driving your energy bills up and having it cost you an arm and a leg? There are a number of steps you can take. One of the simplest is to use a programmable thermostat.

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Home Maintenance Tips to Keep Your House and HVAC System in Top Shape


Tuesday, November 10th, 2015

Home Maintenance Tips to Keep Your House and HVAC System in Top Shape
The changing of the seasons is an ideal time to take care of home maintenance tasks that improve comfort and energy efficiency. To reduce stress on your HVAC system and keep your home in the best shape, make sure these tasks are on your list.

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