Go Ductless and Reap the HVAC Benefits

An estimated 20 percent of your HVAC system’s energy is lost through your ductwork. Even completely healthy ducts experience some energy loss. Fortunately, there’s a solution. A ductless system, called a mini-split, can keep your house comfortable while saving you energy.…

When’s the Last Time You Changed Your Air Filters?

Did you know that nearly 50 percent of the power you use in your home is used by your cooling and heating system? For this reason, you need to make smart choices surrounding your HVAC system. Doing so will reduce the cost of your utilities. One easy way to help reduce your cooling and heating costs is to change your air filters regularly.…

HVAC Shopping? Check Out Energy Star’s ‘Most Efficient’ Criteria

Trends come and go, but when it comes to energy efficiency, Energy Star is something you can count on. And as if that wasn’t enough, now they’ve introduced the new Most Efficient program. So if you’re looking for new heating or cooling equipment for your San Diego area home, there’s no better time than the present.…

Aging Furnace? Try These Troubleshooting Tips When There’s a Problem

Like all machines, aging furnaces can begin to regularly malfunction. This could be highly problematic in the middle of a cold night. Fortunately, you can troubleshoot many common forced-air furnace problems. Once you know what the problem is, you can determine if you need to have a qualified professional make a house call. Often, the fix is simple and can be done immediately yourself.…