Should You Consider a New Thermostat This Year?

Monday, January 4th, 2021

Imagine trying to drive a car without a wheel. Okay, maybe that is a bit too much. Imagine trying to get a phone to work without any buttons or touchscreen function. In with case, your ability to command the device is gone. This is what it is like having a heater without a working thermostat.

Your thermostat is vital to your Lemoore, CA HVAC system–without it, your systems wouldn’t have any way to know when you wanted them to turn on or for how long. If your thermostat is malfunctioning, a lot can still go wrong. That is why, if you’ve been doing battle with your thermostat, we want you to know that now is a great time for new beginnings.

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Why Heater Maintenance is Important

Monday, November 9th, 2020

dog-under-blanketThe temperatures around here feel like they dropped at the speed of a rollercoaster. We went from wearing shorts and trying to keep cool to wrapping up in sweaters and blankets. The change happened pretty quickly but that doesn’t mean it is too late for your heater to get its yearly tune-up. In fact, it makes it even more important! If this is when the cold is really truly setting in, don’t you want to make sure you take care of your heater so it can take care of you?

You may be wondering if heating maintenance is really worth it. We want you to know that it is, and it is actually quite important for your comfort this fall and beyond. Some people think it is fine to wait until they need a heating repair in Fresno, CA but the truth is this can be really bad for your system over time. There is more than one reason that we suggest you schedule a tune-up every year.

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Is It Time For a Heater Replacement?

Monday, March 16th, 2020

question-markThe heat has been less reliable than usual at your house and you are starting to get nervous. Yes, we may live in California but Fresno gets pretty cold even through spring. It isn’t all sunshine all the time and on days when it drops below ?? you need a heater that you can trust to do its job.

With this in mind, if your heater is having serious trouble, you may need to start considering whether you need to replace the system or not. If you are dealing with a troublesome Fresno, CA heating unit, thankfully you have a good resource here to help you determine what you next step may need to be. Let’s take a look at what the signs might be that you need to say goodbye to your old heater.

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What Heater Works Best For You?

Monday, January 6th, 2020

man-keeping-warmYou finally are going to be able to get the house that you always dreamed of built! Or, maybe you recently moved into an older home that never had a heater installed. Whether your home is in the process of being created or it has been around longer than Fresno has, you deserve to have a working heater in your home.

When it comes to heating in Fresno, CA though, there is a wealth of options. Your choice has several factors that can affect it but at the end of the day the most important decision is this: what heating system is going to meet your needs in the best way possible?

Well, because we are the professionals who made their name providing home comfort to residents all around Fresno, we are happy to say we can help you narrow down the playing field.

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Here’s What You Need to Know About Ductless Heating

Monday, December 24th, 2018

It is important to consider all of your options before deciding which new heating system is right for your home. Donald P. Dick Air Conditioning offers heater service in Madera. We understand that selecting a new heater can be a daunting task… there are so many great options to choose from!

For many homeowners, ductless systems, also known as ductless mini-split systems, are becoming a preferred option. These systems are great for keeping your home warm in the winter and cool in the summer. Many Californians opt for this system for its convenience and year-round comfort. If you are considering a ductless heating system for your home, keep reading to learn more about how it works and about its many advantages! 

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Tips for Avoiding Furnace Repair

Monday, November 26th, 2018

furnaceThere are a lot of great heaters out there, and investing in a good heater will help to ensure that you are able to heat your home effectively and reliably. It does not guarantee that you’ll be able to do so without issue forever, however. In fact, no heater is ever going to be completely problem free. You’ll need furnace repair in Coalinga at some point. When you do, you really want to have the repairs completed as soon as possible.

You know what’s even better than prompt heating repairs, though? Avoiding the need for those repairs in the first place. No, there is no way that you’ll avoid furnace repair needs forever. By following these simple tips, though, you’ll run into repair needs as infrequently as possible. Sometimes, that’s the best that you can ask for! So read on,  keep the following tips in mind, and remember that the heating professionals on our team are always here when you need us.

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When to Replace an HVAC System

Tuesday, February 13th, 2018

AC-technicianLet’s say that you suddenly had a decent amount of money fall into your lap. You haven’t treated yourself to an indulgent purchase in quite some time. What do you do with this windfall? Chances are that the first option you thought of was not “get a new HVAC system”. Well, it may not be the most exciting purchase that you’ll ever make, but the fact remains that you are going to need to replace your HVAC system at some point. It’s a matter of “when,” not “if”.

So when does it make sense to go ahead and replace your HVAC system? That’s what we’re going to be discussing today. If you have any questions about your options, or if you’ve decided that now is the right time to schedule your Visalia, CA HVAC replacement services, don’t hesitate to give us a call. We’ll make sure that your new system is installed properly and that it’s just what you need to live in the comfort that you deserve.

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Common Furnace Issues Heating

Monday, February 5th, 2018

HVAC-wiresWhile California is certainly more well known for its seemingly limitless sunshine than it is for its winter weather, the fact of the matter is that temperatures can and do drop well below comfortable levels around here. That is why it is so important for homeowners to have great heating systems installed in their homes, one of the most popular of which is the furnace. While modern furnaces are typically very reliable, you need to remember that no heater will ever be 100% reliable.

There are a number of problems that you may encounter with your furnace that could put your heating in Hanford, CA in jeopardy. While we cannot give you some magical ability to completely eliminate the risk of encountering such issues in your home, we can give you some helpful information regarding common furnace problems. These issues are not normal, and you should not ignore them just because it seems as though your furnace is still operating decently.

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Are There Cold Spots in Your Home?

Monday, January 22nd, 2018

dog-under-blanketJust because our winters are not as cold as those in other parts of the country is no reason to overlook the fact that they are certainly cold enough for discomfort. When your home is chilly and drafty, there is no way in which you are going to be able to live in the level of comfort that you desire and, we believe, deserve. That is why you should do whatever it takes to eliminate cold spots in your home.

But why might cold spots pop up, anyway? Well, as is the case with most heating problems, there are a number of reasons why you may encounter cold spots in your home. The Hanford, CA heating professionals on our team are here to help, though. When we investigate the situation, we’ll give you the proper diagnosis the first time around. From there, we can advise you as to how you can best go about resolving the problem and live more comfortably.

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What You Can Do for Your HVAC Systems

Monday, January 15th, 2018

woman-on-couchAre you sick of being told “no”? We can all feel that way from time to time. At a certain point, you just want to take care of business on your own, right? Particularly when it comes to caring for your HVAC systems. Well, we certainly encourage you to do so—within reason. It is important to remember, though, that there are just those jobs around the house that demand the skill and expertise that only trained, experienced professionals can offer. Installing and servicing an HVAC system in Visalia, CA certainly falls into this category.

Today we’re not going to focus on what you cannot handle when it comes to your HVAC systems, though. Instead, we are going to look at what you can do for your HVAC systems. It may not be the most extensive list you’ve ever seen, and there is plenty that must be left to trained technicians.  Still, this will help you to better understand how you can help your HVAC systems to excel in their operations. 

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