Proper Attic Insulation Can Help You Save Energy Year Round

When your attic doesn’t have enough insulation, your home can lose heat. This causes your heating system to run more frequently, leading to higher energy bills. Not having enough attic insulation can also result in drafty areas, making your home uncomfortable. Use the following information to help you understand more about insulating your attic.…

Keep Air Fresh with a Heat Recovery Ventilator

Fresh indoor air is vital for maintaining a healthful and comfortable home. Yet, the vast majority of homes in southern California have poor indoor air quality (IAQ). A major factor affecting IAQ is a lack of daily whole-home ventilation. Without daily air exchange, indoor air becomes stale and stagnant. If you are concerned about the quality of the air inside your San Diego area home, keep reading to learn how a heat recovery ventilator can help. Heat Recovery Ventilator A…

Want to Save Energy and Money? Try a Zoning System in Your Home

With a zoning system, you’ll gain the flexibility you need to truly optimize your indoor temperatures in San Diego’s hot, dry summers and rainy winters. Gain Control Over Your Indoor Climate A zoning system lets you divide your home into two or more zones (rooms or groups of rooms) that can be heated and cooled independently from each other. To do this, it uses a central control panel, a programmable thermostat in each zone, and dampers inside the ducts to…

It’s Necessary to Have Tight Ducts to Keep Heat Inside Your Home

San Diego has beautiful sunny days, but reliable heat is still important. Annual visits from experienced technicians are an important part of HVAC care. Here are red flags that professionals watch for: Air circulates through your home in ductwork. Tight ducts are important for the heated air to efficiently travel to the cooler areas of your home. If the ducts are leaky, the warmth is lost in uninsulated spaces in the walls and attic. The room or rooms with thermostats…