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Humidifier vs Dehumidifier

Humidifiers vs. Dehumidifiers: Which One Do I Need?

Humidifiers and dehumidifiers are different forms of air conditioners – they condition the air in your home in relation to how humid or dry it feels. A dehumidifier works by removing moisture from the air if your home is too humid. The opposite is true when it comes to humidifiers as they release water vapor

Summer HVAC Maintenance

End of Summer AC Maintenance Could Help You Save Money Next Spring

If you keep waiting until the A/C stops working, then the repair costs are going to be much greater than catching the problem during maintenance. The technician can find problems that are brewing, and stop them before your system completely shuts down. An example of this is a leaking compressor. If left unattended, the compressor

All Weather -- Hybrid Systems -- 06-03-16

What are Hybrid Heating Systems?

With rising energy costs across the board, efficiency is the name of the game. In developing a home heating strategy that is highly efficient you quickly realize that a one-tool solution is often not the most efficient method of heating. Furnace-only heating can be expensive to run year round if and is prone to fluctuations

All Weather -- Furnace Checklist -- 05-20-16

Furnace Inspection Checklist Points

Furnace inspections are recommended at least once every two years, with once yearly being preferable. This will help to ensure that your furnace functions properly over the heating season and won’t leave you stranded without heat when you need it most. Points of Furnace Inspection Begin the inspection by examining the furnace body and housing

All Weather -- Carbon Monoxide -- 03-17-16

What You Need to Know About Carbon Monoxide

Carbon monoxide (CO) is known as a silent killer. It’s a colorless, odorless and tasteless gas that can cause sudden illness or death if inhaled. Death from carbon monoxide poisoning is usually preventable by avoiding the use of certain items inside your home and by having regular inspections of combustion appliances, chimneys and vents. CO

All Weather -- Air Conditioner Size -- 02-19-16

What Size Air Conditioner Do I Need for My Home?

If it’s time to purchase a new air conditioner for your home, you need to consider the size of unit that will best serve your needs. That’s because selection of an undersized or oversized AC can lead to significant, unnecessary problems for as long as the next 12 to 15 years. It’s not that easy

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Enjoying the Benefits of Cleaner Indoor Air

Indoor air contamination is a stealthy predator. It is making millions of people sick and most have no idea what is going on. Poor indoor air quality has been identified by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as one of its three most significant health concerns, which shows just how serious the situation is. The Health

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What Size Heat Pump Do I Need?

Heat pumps are devices commonly found in modern HVAC (heating, ventilation and air conditioning) systems. While traditional furnaces create heat in their interior, heat pumps actually pull heat from the local environment. These high-efficiency devices only perform their intended job when they’re properly sized to match your household needs. Eight separate criteria play an important

10 Most Common Furnace Repair Issues

10 Most Common Furnace Repair Issues

When your Furnace goes out, have no fear. Call us and we will send out Techs to your home to have the problem resolved ASAP! We service Vacaville, so don’t delay any longer and give us a call.

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Tips For Selecting Home Heating Systems For Your Home

Home heating systems vary widely in price, efficiency and performance. Purchasing a new system for your home requires a substantial financial investment, so it is wise to consider all your options. Here are some tips that will ensure you make the right decision. When shopping for a new furnace, pay attention to the Annual Fuel