July 19, 2021

Common AC Problems in Summer

Temperatures in Orange County tend to go above 78 degrees during summer. At this time, dealing with a faulty AC is the last thing you are looking forward to. The dry air and extreme heat during this season tend to make you very uncomfortable. That is why you should always ensure that you have a functional AC unit as the summer sets in. It is also vital to know the...

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June 14, 2021

How To Keep Your Home Cool Without Air Conditioning

If your Orange County home currently does not have a centralized air conditioning system, it can be uncomfortably warm inside of your house in the summertime. Fortunately, there are some steps that you can take to help lower the temperature inside of your residence and make your family feel more comfortable while at home this summer season. Make Use of Blackout Curtains and Blinds One of the most significant contributors...

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May 19, 2021

Why Do Air Conditioners Freeze Up?

You’ve noticed your air conditioner isn’t working as well as it should, so you’ve decided to investigate. As you reach your condensing unit, you notice what looks like ice has formed on the lines or inside the compressor. What causes this phenomenon, is it something you should be concerned over, and how do you deal with it? Airflow Disruptions Your system must be able to circulate air in order to...

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April 14, 2021

Who Invented Air Conditioning?

Whether it has been through construction techniques, clothing, or innovative devices, humans have found ways to deal with hot climates. The Romans used aqueducts to allow for freshwater to circulate through indoor water channels. The Ancient Egyptians used a system of hanging wet clothes at the windows and doorways for cooling. As more technological advances were made, more effective forms of cooling systems were introduced. It was in the early...

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March 16, 2021

What Are Indoor Air Quality Monitors?

When you hear the words “air quality,” you probably think of smog, smoke from wildfires, and pollutants from factories and cars. You might not consider indoor air quality. Because most Americans spend at least 90% of their time indoors, indoor air quality makes a big impact on health, comfort, and well-being. A typical Anaheim, CA, home’s air is two to five times more polluted than the outdoor air. Here’s what...

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February 4, 2021

How To Make An Old Home More Energy Efficient

While old homes can be charming, they can be very expensive to own because they’re often not very energy efficient. There are several ways to increase the energy efficiency of an old home so it is safe and comfortable while also reducing energy bills. Some of these are inexpensive while others are more sizable investments in your home. Add Insulation Old homes often lack insulation in the basement, walls and...

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January 21, 2021

What causes indoor air quality problems?

Every living human breathes air. Typically, air contains 78% nitrogen, 21% oxygen, and a mixture of other gases. Although air usually doesn’t contain many pollutants, these contaminants can cause serious health issues. When you think of contaminated air, outdoor pollutants such as car exhaust, factory emissions, and smoke from coal-burning power plants probably come to mind. Although these pollutants are common across the planet, outdoor air isn’t the only air...

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December 18, 2020

Save Money on Heat This Winter With a Zoning System

Saving money is always among our customers’ top priorities when it comes to heating their homes and places of business. If you are renovating your current HVAC system or considering options to install in a new construction, zone systems are among the most energy-efficient HVAC configurations. in Anaheim, CA, has created this list of seven ways a zoning system can save you money. Zone Systems Consume Less Energy Zoning works...

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November 19, 2020

3 Reasons to Use a Humidifier During the Winter Flu Season

Influenza, or flu, starts to spread in the Anaheim, CA, area in November. It continues its spread until March, then it dissipates until mid-to late-autumn. Influenza viruses mutate rapidly, which is why you need a flu shot every year and why getting sick with the flu once doesn’t prevent you from getting it again. In addition to getting a flu shot, there are some other ways you can lower your...

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October 20, 2020

How to Fix Hot Spots in Your Home

Even in homes with functioning central air conditioners, hot spots can happen. For some reason, the cool air moving through the ducts fails to keep an area or specific room as cool as other areas. Many reasons can cause hot spots. Some are easier to remedy than others, but you do not have to simply put up with inconsistent cooling. Solutions exist, but you first need to identify the exact...

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