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How to Decide on a New A/C System

As a homeowner, you rely on your air conditioning system to keep your home cool and comfortable during the hot summer months. However, like all appliances, your A/C system will eventually experience problems and require repairs. When faced with a failing A/C system, it’s natural to wonder whether it’s better to replace it now or wait until it completely fails. Here are some factors to consider when making this decision. How old is it The age of your A/C system …
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Does HVAC maintenance save money?

When it comes to the efficiency of your home’s HVAC system, having it on a regular maintenance plan is key. This includes having it cleaned and inspected regularly, and changing the filters often. If you want to avoid the problems that can arise from a dirty HVAC system, then you need to make sure that it is maintained. Keeping your system clean A build-up of dust and dirt inside the HVAC system can cause it to work harder than necessary, …
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How do I know if my furnace is sized properly for my Coachella Valley home?

Several factors influence how to properly size an HVAC system for your home. Square footage of your living space, the windows, and the appliances are a few of the items to consider when a professional HVAC contractor determines the proper equipment size. These items are used to form a load calculation, which is a mathematical method to determine exactly how much heating and cooling is needed to maintain the optimum temperature in your home. A proper load calculation is crucial …

Why is my thermostat blank in Coachella Valley?

A blank thermostat may not be a catastrophic problem, but it can be very frustrating. If not addressed quickly, it can lead to more costly issues. Listed below are some common reasons why your thermostat screen is blank. Power surge or tripped breaker If you return home from work and discover your thermostat screen is blank, a power surge may have occurred. In most cases, the thermostat just needs to be rebooted, however, the process to reset the thermostat varies …
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5 Tasks To Do At Home Before Your Vacation

5 Tasks To Do At Home Before Your Vacation Whether you’re departing for some fun in the sun or you have some extended business travel coming up, it’s important to prepare your home ahead of time. When you take a few steps to keep your home safe and energy-efficient while you’re away, you can enjoy peace of mind during your travels and return to a home that’s as comfortable as when you left. Here are a few ways to keep …
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Preparing your Home for the cold

It Was Warm Just A Minute Ago… Summer was great while it lasted, but now the colder weather is on the way. In Fall, the temperatures can drop at a moment’s notice. Help keep your home consistently comfortable with these helpful Fall tips for fighting unexpected cold snaps. Make sure your home is well insulated Don’t let cold walk through the front doorDoors are great for people and pets. Unfortunately, cold will also try to sneak in every time a …