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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…

Geothermal Energy: Free And Renewable

If you’re looking for a cooling and heating system that combines dependability, durability and energy efficiency, consider a geothermal heat pump (GHP). These HVAC appliances simply move heat from one place to another and offer the highest available energy efficiency for homes. In the case of GHPs, the appliances use heat from underground sources to condition your home. …

High Energy Costs? You May Have Been Bitten By Energy Vampires

If you’re looking for a way to curtail high energy costs, spend some time around your home discovering your energy vampires. They probably lurk in each room of your home, especially if you have a home office or use a lot of products with chargers. They’re called energy vampires because you end up using electricity that serves no function, but you have to pay for it. …

Are Your Ducts In A Tangled Mess? Time To Evaluate Your Ductwork Design

The importance of good ductwork design can not be overstated. In addition to carrying the responsibility of balanced airflow, good ductwork design is vital for year-round energy savings and lightening the load on your HVAC system to reduce wear. Use these tips to streamline your ducts for lasting comfort and savings. …

Don’t Just Schedule HVAC Maintenance, Invest In A Protection Plan

Every homeowner in the San Diego area knows how important it is to take care of the HVAC system in order to keep it running at optimum levels. Scheduling regular maintenance is necessary but one of the safest ways to ensure efficiency and dependability is to invest in a protection plan. Problems can occur on the best-kept systems and having a plan provides high-priority quality service when problems do arise. Many companies offer HVAC protection plans, however, when choosing a plan look…

HVAC Warranties 101: What Homeowners Need

One of the best ways to protect new heating or cooling systems, besides engaging in regular maintenance, is HVAC warranties. With a solid warranty, you can ensure that, should something go wrong with your equipment, you’re protected from costly repairs or replacements.…