Your Tankless Water Heater Doesn’t Heat as Fast — What’s Going On?

Tankless water heaters are very reliable, but on rare occasions there may be a problem that needs to be investigated and repaired. Temperature fluctuation is the most common complaint. There are electrical, gas, and water connections involved with a tankless heater and special tools may be required. In most cases a professional should handle this type of repair. Problems With Tankless Water Heaters Check setting – The temperature setting may have been changed be mistake.  Worn seal – If the seal is worn…

Sherlock Air Makes Environmentally Responsible Purchases Affordable for San Marcos Homeowners with HERO Program

Sherlock Air is now helping to make air conditioning repair, air duct cleaning and indoor air quality services more affordable for you.  We are excited to share the news that we are participating in the HERO Program.  The HERO Program is new to the San Diego area and offers up to 100% financing for environmentally responsible purchasing for your home, including your HVAC systems.…

The Cost of a Water Heater Installation Can Be Expensive — Plan Ahead

When it comes to making major improvements in your home or replacing appliances, it’s good to have a head start. Such improvements are costly and may require some time to save up. It is also good to know a thing or two about the process to ensure that things are done correctly. In the long run, your research and foresightedness will save you both time and money. This especially holds true when trying to determine the cost of water heater installation. The cost of…

Don’t Neglect Fall Maintenance on Your Furnace

Regular preventative care is critical to keep your home’s heating system operating properly. Scheduling fall maintenance on the furnace also ensures that it performs safely and at optimal efficiency throughout the heating season. Here are some of the benefits you’ll gain from the many tasks performed during a professional system checkup: You’ll be protected from hazardous fumes, deadly carbon monoxide (CO) and the risk of fire. Checking the gas lines and connections for leaks and examining the heat exchanger(s) for…

No Better Time Than Fall to Clean Your Air Ducts

While most of your ductwork is hidden away, that doesn’t mean it isn’t important. After a busy cooling season, it’s likely that your ducts have accumulated dirt and debris and need a good cleaning. Cleaning your air ducts has several benefits and is fairly simple to do. Why You Should Clean Your Air Ducts The primary reason you need to keep your ducts free of dirt and other contaminants is to keep your indoor air quality high. When dirt or…

Good or Great Air Filter? How Do You Choose?

Whether your realize it or not, your HVAC unit contains a single air filter that helps to remove dirt and debris from being pumped through your ducts and out into the air your breathe. In fact, you should be changing yours once per month. If you don’t, dirty air filters in HVAC systems can actually cause your system to work harder, costing you more money and potentially resulting in the need for repair service sooner. Use these tips to help…