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May 2017 18

HVAC 101: Chronicling the History of Air Conditioning

Posted in Air Conditioning, HVAC Education

Time has certainly changed since physician and inventor Dr. John Gorrie proposed the idea of temperature regulation to rid diseases from hospitals and keep patients cool. Gone are the days of the availability of air conditioning as a luxury item for only members of the upper class. With the evolution of modern air conditioning, people from all socioeconomic background can now cool their homes and businesses. In fact, air conditioning has become such a convenience that ...

May 2017 10

Strategies for Troubleshooting your HVAC Unit Like a Pro

Posted in HVAC Education

Is your home sweltering hot because your air conditioner isn’t keeping you cool? Summer is almost here, which means temperatures in and around Southern California are rising. But, the one thing on the minds of Alps customers is relying on their A/C to cool their home during the hottest months of the year. Don’t lose your cool when you notice warm air blowing through the vents or a frozen air conditioner that resembles an igloo. Put ...

May 2017 03

How your HVAC System can Affect the Value of Your Home

Posted in Air Conditioning, Efficiency, Maintenance

Spring is historically a popular season for home sales. Sellers often prepare their homes to go on the market by sprucing up their curb appeal and adding a fresh coat of paint and new carpet to the inside. Homeowners often focus more on their home’s aesthetics and overlook the performance of their HVAC unit and other key appliances before listing their home. Don’t wait to improve the value of your HVAC unit until the home ...

Apr 2017 26

3 Ways to Discover the Age of your HVAC Unit

Posted in Air Conditioning, Efficiency, HVAC Education

With summer’s blazing temperatures arriving soon, our air conditioning units will be running around the clock to cool our homes. For some customers, it seems like it takes an eternity for their unit to cool their home on hot days. An important factor to consider is that the age of your HVAC unit plays an essential role in how efficient and well a unit operates. For example, a customer may notice their unit is aging when ...

Apr 2017 19

3 Air Conditioning Myths Refuted in Time for Summer

Posted in Air Conditioning, HVAC Education, Summer

As summer arrives with brutally hot temperatures, we begin to rely heavily on air conditioning. With 90-degree days looming on the horizon, we understand the importance of ensuring your home remains comfortable without breaking your budget. Here are some refuted air conditioning myths that will help keep cool air in your home and more money in your pocket: Your home will cool faster by lowering the thermostat Most central air conditioning units are designed to keep your ...

Apr 2017 12

4 Simple Home Insulation Strategies that Save Money

Posted in Air Conditioning, Efficiency, Insulation, Spring

Spring is here. For many customers, this is a popular time of year to save on energy bills by opening windows instead of running your air conditioner. While you are enjoying the mild, comfortable temperatures, don’t forget to evaluate your home’s insulation and heat protection systems. Even a top-of-the-line energy efficient HVAC unit can become ineffective if you struggle to keep the heat out of your home. Take the time to inspect your new or ...

Mar 2017 29

4 Simple Ways to Get Your Air Conditioning in Shape for Summer

Posted in Air Conditioning

Is your air conditioning unit in shape for the summer weather? Summer isn’t officially here, but the temperatures are getting warmer, which means air conditioning season is just around the corner. HVAC units work much harder to cool a home around the clock in the hot summer months, so it’s critical to perform your semi-annual maintenance ahead of time. In addition to an ALPS in home tune-up special, these helpful tips can help you prepare your ...

Mar 2017 22

6 Spring Cleaning Tips to Improve Your Home’s Air Quality

Posted in Maintenance, Spring

The arrival of warmer weather is typically a gentle reminder for many people to deep clean their home. A thorough cleaning may help to reduce sneezing, sniffling, and itching for allergy sufferers, enhance the quality of air you and your family breathe and make your home shine like a diamond ring. Spring into action and follow these cleaning tips to improve the air quality in your home this season. Replace the Air Filter Maximize your indoor air quality ...

Mar 2017 15

4 Benefits of Installing a Smart Thermostat in Your Home

Posted in Air Conditioning, Efficiency, Heating, Home Automation

Innovation continues to be ever changing in the world of heating and air. From upgrades in thermostat technology to smart controls that learn your temperature preferences, we’ve seen a number of changes over the last 10 years that are reshaping the way we use and preserve energy in our homes. Here are a few reasons to switch to a smart thermostat. It Learns Your Temperature Preferences Ten years ago, programmable thermostats were the latest trend, but ...

Mar 2017 09

ALPS Air Conditioning and Heating Receives Excellence Award from Lennox® Industries

Posted in Awards

Company Earns Award for Outstanding Business Accomplishments ALPS Air Conditioning and Heating, based in Anaheim, California, recently received the Lennox® Centurion Award from Lennox Industries, an international heating and air conditioning equipment manufacturer. The Lennox® Centurion Award recognizes the top 100 Lennox® residential dealerships in each Lennox® sales region for outstanding accomplishments and performance. "Earning the Lennox Centurion Award spotlights ALPS Air Conditioning and Heating’s commitment to providing professional, competent, honest and fair service to each and every ...

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