Donald P. Dick Air Conditioning Blog: Archive for July, 2016

My Air Conditioner Is Making Alarming Sounds

Monday, July 25th, 2016

The heat of summer is something that most of in this area really love. It’s a lot easier to get out there and enjoy the most intense heat of the summer season, though, when we have comfortable homes to return to at the end of the day. If you want to ensure that your AC is able to provide that type of environment to you reliably, you need to have it professionally serviced and repaired when you notice any irregularities with its performance.

One of the most obvious warning signs of potential trouble is the development of strange operational sounds. If your AC is sounding different than usual, call our number immediately. We’ll make sure that any necessary air conditioning repairs in Kingsburg, CA are completed correctly.

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Should I Have My Air Ducts Tested?

Monday, July 18th, 2016

Using ductwork in order to distribute conditioned air throughout your home during the summer season is a very effective means by which to keep your home cool and comfortable. However, you must keep in mind the fact that there is no guarantee that your ductwork is going to work as efficiently and successfully as possible. There are many reasons as to why your ductwork may fail to excel in its operation. If you want to ensure that your air ducts are not behind problems with your cooling experience, we recommend that you schedule professional duct testing in Clovis, CA.

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What Is an Energy Recovery Ventilator, and Why Use One?

Monday, July 11th, 2016

We’ve gotten off  to a pretty hot start this summer season, which means that you are likely running your air conditioning system with great regularity. Naturally, you want to cool your home in the most effective and efficient manner possible. That is why you’ve likely sealed your home up tightly to prevent heat from forcing its way in through your thermal envelope.

The issue with this, though, is that doing so can actually prove to be quite detrimental for your indoor air quality. You need sufficient ventilation in your home in order to maintain the great indoor air quality that you deserve. With the use of an energy recovery ventilator in Fresno, CA, you can enjoy an efficient cooling performance without putting your indoor air quality in jeopardy.

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Your AC Must Be Appropriately Sized for Your Home

Tuesday, July 5th, 2016

Considering the fact that we are well into the summer season at this point, we hope that you have a good air conditioner installed in your home already, and that it is functioning properly. That being said, you may only now be getting around to having a whole-house AC installed in a new property. Perhaps you find yourself in need of an unexpected air conditioning replacement. Whatever the case, we want to take a moment to stress just how important it is that you invest not only in a well-made AC from a great manufacturer, but also that your air conditioner in Madera, CA is of the right size for your cooling needs.

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Is a Tank Water Heater the Way to Go?

Monday, July 4th, 2016

These days, there are more and more options than ever before when it comes to the appliances that we use in our homes. This extends to our water heaters, as well. While modern technology such as the tankless or heat pump water heater certainly gives homeowners a lot to think about, there is still a lot to be said for more standard tank water heaters. If you are thinking about investing in a new water heater in Fresno, CA, either for a brand new home or in order to replace a broken down system, you may just find that a good old tank water heater, such as one from Rheem, is right for you.

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