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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Is Your Home Properly Insulated?

Monday, November 14th, 2016

At this point, you’ve hopefully had your heater tuned up so that it is ready for the chilliest weather of the year. There is still time to schedule that service if you haven’t already, of course. Just remember that routine heating maintenance isn’t the only factor to consider when it comes to keeping comfortable efficiently this winter.

You also need to know that your home is properly insulated. If you have any reason to suspect that you are living with subpar insulation in Kingsburg, CA, just give a member of our team a call. We can determine if insufficient insulation is behind the problems that you’re experiencing.

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Does Insulation Play a Role in the Summer Season?

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

For some reason, some people immediately seem to think of the cold winter months when the topic of insulation comes up. Those of us in the know, though, realize that our insulation in Fresno, CA actually plays an important role throughout the entire year, summers included. Why is this? We’ll detail that a bit more below. For now, suffice to say that, if your insulation is subpar, we’re the pros to call to have it brought up to the standard that you deserve. Read on for a few tips on how to spot subpar insulation, as well.

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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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What Fresno Homeowners Need to Know About Heat Gain

Thursday, August 6th, 2015

What Fresno Homeowners Need to Know About Heat GainHeat gain is the amount of excess heat your home gains throughout the day. Left unchecked, it can cause your cooling costs to soar. But by keeping heat gain to a minimum, your air conditioner can cool your home more efficiently and keep your utility bills within reason. Let’s look at some of the causes of heat gain.

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Don’t Be Fooled by These Insulation Myths

Thursday, July 9th, 2015

Don't Be Fooled by These Insulation MythsNot just for winter, insulation also holds off the intense Fresno summer heat. Avoiding some common misconceptions about this material will help you weatherize your home more efficiently.

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Why Insulation Matters in Spring and Summer

Monday, May 18th, 2015

In the minds of many, insulation is something with which to concern oneself during the cold winter season. Those homeowners with a better understanding of how their homes work, though, know that insulation plays a major role in their homes throughout the entire year, not just during the coldest days of winter. That is why you should schedule any necessary insulation services with a member of our staff today. Doing so will allow you to enjoy all of the benefits that insulation has to offer during the spring and summer months. If you have any questions regarding your insulation needs, or if you are ready to schedule professional insulation services in Fresno, CA, give Donald P. Dick Air Conditioning a call today.

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How Does Insulation Benefit You Directly?

Monday, April 27th, 2015

Owning a home means that you have to prioritize the many tasks and projects that add up over time. Ensuring that your home has a sufficient amount of insulation in it should rise right to the top of that list of priorities. By having the right amount of insulation installed in your home, you can enjoy a number of great benefits that you’d otherwise miss out on. Just remember, though, that there are different types of insulation available, and that using the right materials of the right efficiency are necessary in order to get the most from your insulation. Contact Donald P. Dick Air Conditioning to ensure that your insulation in Fresno, CA is of the highest quality. 

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Energy-Saving Tips to Boost Your Home’s Efficiency This Spring

Thursday, April 2nd, 2015

Energy-Saving Tips to Boost Your Home's Efficiency This SpringHome efficiency is more important than ever, and now is the time to act. Efficiency improvements and upgrades not only save energy dollars, but also reduce your home’s carbon footprint for a healthier environment and cleaner natural resources. Put your efficiency resources to good use this spring, and enjoy the benefits throughout the summer and year-round.

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Regulate Temperature & Control Moisture by Checking Your Attic Ventilation

Thursday, February 12th, 2015

Regulate Temperature & Control Moisture by Checking Your Attic VentilationYour attic space is often forgotten when it comes to climate control, especially if it isn’t habitable. But because heat rises to the attic and can escape in the winter, it’s a key location for managing your home comfort. Ensuring you have proper attic ventilation is one way you can keep your home comfortable and healthy year-round.

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