Feb 2013 20

5 Ways to Save on Your Heating Bill

Posted in Efficiency, Heating

According to the federal government’s Energy Star heating and cooling guide, the typical home produces twice the greenhouse gas emissions than the average car. This is, in large part, due to the use of heating and air conditioning in the home. To save both energy and money, here are five things you can do to help the environment and your wallet at the same time. 1)    Set Your Thermostat. Setting your thermostat to 78F in ...

Feb 2013 14

Tips for Keeping your Heater and Air Conditioning Running Efficiently

Posted in Efficiency

Statistically, nearly half of every energy bill goes into heating and cooling. This is why it’s important to make wise and informed decisions regarding heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC) system. Here are three steps you can take to make your system more efficient to add to your comfort and subtract from your energy bill. Seal your heating and cooling ducts: Countless energy is wasted by forced air and heat being ...

Feb 2013 07

3 Tips For Keeping a Warm Home in February

Posted in Efficiency, Heating

February is one of the coldest months in California. With the cold usually comes an increase in the use of your heating system. Here are a few tips to save some energy (and money) while staying warm. 1) Move the furniture away from heating vents. This will keep the heat from getting trapped in one place and will allow it to permeate throughout the house a lot quicker. This also protects your furniture from any ...

Apr 2012 12

Air Conditioning Efficiency Tip #2 From Your Orange County Comfort Specialists

Posted in Air Conditioning, Efficiency

Your A/C Unit Needs A Bath! Don't wait until your air conditioner looks like this one.  By then the  damage may have already been done.  A dirty condenser will lead to a blown fan motor and will eventually cause your compressor to fail, which is the most expensive HVAC repair you could ever face! Before that happens, if your A/C is not kept clean, your energy bill will increase and it will have a ...

Apr 2012 05

Air Conditioning Efficiency Tip #1 From Your Orange County Comfort Specialists

Posted in Air Conditioning, All Posts, Efficiency

Your A/C Unit Needs to Breathe! Summer is right around the corner so we decided to post a series of quick tips to help make sure your air conditioner is there for you when you need it the most. It's spring time, and many of us have been planting beautiful flowers and shrubs around our yards, but be careful not to plant too close to your A/C unit.  You're air conditioner needs to breathe. ...

Jan 2012 19

Tips for maximum Efficiency and Comfort

Posted in All Posts, Efficiency, Featured

Are you getting the most for your comfort dollar? Whether your comfort system is old or new, in a new or old home, in an apartment of single-family home, there are many little things you can do to optimize it’s efficiency and mimimize your utility bills.  They’re all definitely worth the small amount of time and expense they take, because in the long run, they’ll save you money. Outside the Home Regardless of the season, ...

Oct 2011 04

What is a “QUALITY” Installation Contractor?

Posted in All Posts, Contractor News

If you are reading this, then you’re probably thinking about replacing your air conditioning system.  And if that is true, then you’re on the right path.  Your new air conditioning system is not going to be cheap, no matter whom you choose to install it.  The good news is, if you plan on staying in your home, this should be the only time you ever have to go through this process- a quality installation with ...

Oct 2011 04

How Does an air conditioning system work?

Posted in Air Conditioning, All Posts

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May 2011 16

Common Air Leaks in a Home

Posted in All Posts, Efficiency

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