4 Benefits of a Solar Attic Fan

April 15th, 2024

If you’ve been thinking about ways to improve your indoor air quality, a solar attic fan may be just the solution you are seeking. You can keep reading to learn more about for benefits of a solar attic fan and how these unique add-ons work to improve your indoor air quality.

Solar attic fans in Sacramento, CA are a popular choice. Give our team a call to set up your in-home assessment where we can review how a solar attic fan would be set up in your home and how it would work with your existing HVAC system.

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Are Heat Pumps a Good Solution for Cooling?

April 1st, 2024

Choosing the right cooling system for your home is very important. After all, it’s a decision that you have to live with for the next 10 to 15 years, which is about how long a central air conditioning system or heat pump will last.

We have a lot of customers who ask us about how heat pumps compare to air conditioners and whether or not they can keep up with our cooling needs here in California. You can keep reading to learn more about how a heat pump operates and why it is an excellent choice for cooling. Then give our team a call when you are ready to schedule your heat pump service in Rancho Cordova, CA.

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What SEER2 Rating Is Good for an AC?

March 18th, 2024

When it is time to install a new air conditioner, one of the most important factors to consider when selecting a unit is the SEER2 rating. Having an energy-efficient air conditioner will make a huge difference in its efficiency and effectiveness over the 10 to 15 year lifespan.

You can give our team a call when you’re ready to schedule an appointment for AC installation in Sacramento, CA. We can help you select an air conditioner that fits your needs and has great energy efficiency. In the meantime, you can keep reading to learn more about SEER2 and what ratings are considered good.

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What Does an AC Contractor Do During Maintenance?

March 4th, 2024

We talk a lot about maintaining your HVAC system to help it operate efficiently and enjoy a long lifespan. You know that the service is important, but do you know what our team does during an HVAC maintenance appointment? When you need service for your air conditioner, you can give us a call to schedule AC repair in Rancho Cordova, CA.

In the meantime, you can keep reading to learn more about the steps that our team takes during a maintenance appointment to service your air conditioner and keep it running at its best. We’re also highlighting some tips for homeowner maintenance steps that you can complete in between professional service appointments.

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3 Key Signs Your Water Heater Needs to Be Replaced

February 19th, 2024

Your water heater won’t last forever, but you probably already know that. The question is, how do you know when a water heater needs to be replaced? We are highlighting three key signs that you should pay attention to if you notice them. Things such as unusual noises, leaks, and changes in water output can mean that your water heater is reaching the end of its life.

You can give our team a call to schedule water heater replacement in Rancho Cordova, CA. In the meantime, you can keep reading to learn more about the signs that your water heater is reaching the end of its lifespan. It is important to act sooner rather than later, or you may be last without any hot water due to a total breakdown.

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How to Know if a Heat Pump is the Right Move for Your Home

February 5th, 2024

Are you thinking about installing a heat pump in your home? It’s a very smart decision since the unit offers both heating and cooling all within a single system. But along with a long list of pros, there are also some cons to consider before investing in a heat pump.

When you’re ready to schedule heat pump installation in Sacramento, CA, give our camp team a call to schedule your appointment. We can offer an initial assessment where we review how a heat pump would operate in your home and talk to you about your needs and expectations so you can make an informed decision. You can also keep reading to learn more about the benefits and risks of a heat pump.

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California to Turn Sewage Into Drinking Water

January 22nd, 2024

“Today heralds a new era of water reuse,” is a statement by Patricia Sinicropi, the Executive Director of WaterReuse California. It’s a bold claim, but it’s true.

California has approved necessary standards for converting wastewater into potable drinking water, a process known as “direct potable reuse.” This decade-in-the-making initiative represents “a landmark in the quest to reclaim some of the hundreds of millions of gallons of waste discharge that flows out to sea unused each year.”

There are both direct potable reuse and indirect potable reuse systems being put into place. Indirect potable reuse is when the purified wastewater is still run through a water treatment system before reaching your tap.

It begs the question: should you invest in a reverse osmosis system before these initiatives reach your city? Based on available information, large cities in California will be ready for this technology to go into full effect first.

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How Replacing Your Windows Saves You Money for the Next 15-30 Years

January 8th, 2024

One of the biggest costs in your home is heating and cooling. It feels like it gets more expensive every single year, and guess what? It is. Even when your energy rates stay the same, you might be using more power than before just to keep your home at desirable temperatures. There’s a reason for that.

Your windows could be outdated and drafty. See, when your neighbors hire us for window replacement in Sacramento, CA, we find that they’re basically siphoning their own cool air in the middle of summer, and dumping it outside through their windows. You want potential decades of savings just by replacing your windows? Good. Here’s how that works.

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The 50% Rule for Replacing Your Furnace

December 25th, 2023

Your furnace has lasted you for a pretty long time, but now it’s starting to give you trouble. Whether it’s broken down completely or it’s on the verge of needing a major repair, older furnaces lose their luster and their ability to heat your home over time. But how do you know when it’s time to replace it?

We’ve helped homeowners with furnace replacement in Rancho Cordova, CA, and as a result, we’ve seen the 50% rule play out time and time again. Before we get ahead of ourselves, let’s explain what that rule is, and why it’s a good idea to follow it.

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These Heat Pump Repairs Might Surprise You

December 11th, 2023

You know that in the span of your heat pump’s life cycle, you’re going to run into some repairs from time to time. That’s okay, it’s expected, but these specific repairs that we’re going to talk about today? They might surprise you.

We’ve seen just about everything there is to see throughout all our years of heating repair in Sacramento, CA, and we want to offer our unique perspective to you right now. Here’s what you should look out for.

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