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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Protect Your A/C Unit From Theft This Summer

Thursday, June 4th, 2015

Protect Your A/C Unit From Theft This SummerProtecting your A/C unit from theft also protects your comfort and your bank account. Air conditioner theft is a major problem that’s not going away. Theft of metal in the U.S. is a billion-dollar enterprise. Over 95 percent of scrap metal thefts are for copper, and the condenser coil and refrigerant lines in the vulnerable outdoor half of your central A/C contain a lot of it.

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Essential HVAC System Question: Should You Repair or Replace?

Thursday, April 16th, 2015

Essential HVAC System Question: Should You Repair or Replace?You rely on your HVAC system to keep your home comfortable year after year and your energy bills in check month after month. When your cooling or heating system shuts down during hot or cold weather, you may have a tough and time-sensitive decision on your hands: whether repair or replacement is the better option. Keep reading to see if these tips can make your decision a little clearer.

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Find a Pro to Design the Ducts for Your HVAC System

Tuesday, April 7th, 2015

Find a Pro to Design the Ducts for Your HVAC SystemDesigning ductwork for your new home or renovation isn’t something a homeowner should do on his own. To design HVAC ducts properly, professional know-how is necessary. Otherwise, you’ll risk having inefficient, non-effective ductwork in your home, and once ductwork has been designed and installed, it’s tough to fix if the design is faulty.

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Have a Pro Test for Disconnected Heating Ducts in Your Fresno Home

Thursday, February 5th, 2015

Have a Pro Test for Disconnected Heating Ducts in Your Fresno HomeThe ductwork in your home HVAC system is carefully designed and balanced to deliver just the right amount of air to all your rooms – at least, it should be. But the fact is that not all ductwork is correctly installed, and even when it is, years of use can lead to leaks and damage in your ducts. Disconnected heating ducts can result in a lot of energy use and a decline in home comfort, so it’s a good idea to have your ducts inspected for leakage.

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An Oversized Furnace Causes 2 Major Problems

Tuesday, November 25th, 2014

An Oversized Furnace Causes 2 Major ProblemsTo ensure comfort and optimal efficiency, your home’s furnace must be sized accurately just like the air conditioner. Instead of using a rule of thumb to estimate the size, an HVAC contractor should perform a load calculation and consider key factors such as the home’s square footage, orientation, insulation level, windows and ductwork system.

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Should You Prepare for Your HVAC System When Remodeling? Definitely

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

Should You Prepare for Your HVAC System When Remodeling? DefinitelyDirt and dust building up in residential HVAC systems is one of the major causes of damage and repair issues. If you have ever lived through the home remodeling process, you know how dusty your whole house can get. Protecting your HVAC system when remodeling your home can prevent damage caused by the dust and debris that are byproducts of a home remodel.

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Top HVAC Terms for the Savvy Homeowner to Know

Thursday, August 21st, 2014

Top HVAC Terms for the Savvy Homeowner to KnowHeat exchanger, R-values, CFM and AFUE – what do all of these HVAC terms mean? Learning the terms and acronyms that heating and cooling professionals use will help you communicate better with your HVAC contractor and gain a better understanding about products and their efficiency.

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In California, an HVAC Contractor Must be Certified: Here’s Why

Thursday, March 20th, 2014

In California, an HVAC Contractor Must be Certified: Here's WhyWhen choosing an HVAC contractor, it is important to consider more than just the quoted price. Heating and cooling systems are complicated and interconnected, so if installation or service is performed incorrectly, you may be facing headaches for months or even years to come.

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Furnace Installation: Three Important Factors to Consider

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014

Furnace Installation: Three Important Factors to ConsiderAn impending furnace installation for your Fresno area home brings with it some important decisions for you to make. Right from the beginning of your research, consider three key points to discuss with your reliable HVAC contractor. 

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