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Why Is My AC Blowing Hot Air?

August 17, 2022

It’s the first really hot day of summer in Turlock when the floor fans and the open windows just don’t cut it anymore. You head over to your thermostat and select “air conditioner” and wait for that refreshing icy air to start blowing out of your vents. When you check a few minutes later, you feel only hot air. Why?

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Video - Energy Saving Tip 4

Video – Energy Saving Tip 4

July 31, 2022

Using natural light instead of artificial light inside is an easy way to save on your energy bill and keep your home cool.

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How Does an Air Conditioner Work?

July 19, 2022

As a homeowner here in California, it’s always a good idea to learn as much as you can about your appliances. That means knowing their basic operations, what features are included, and if any necessary upkeep is involved. Needless to say, this is no exception for your air conditioning (AC) unit.

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Video - Energy Saving Tip 3

Video – Energy Saving Tip 3

June 30, 2022

Close your blinds on sun-facing windows during the day to keep the sun from heating up your home and causing your AC to use more energy.

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3 telltale signs it's time for a new AC

3 Telltale Signs It’s Time for a New AC

June 17, 2022

Should you repair or replace? That’s always the big question when it comes to major home systems like air conditioning (AC). Repairs are easier on the pocketbook in the short run, but too many of them can add up.

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Video – Energy Saving Tip 2

May 24, 2022

Turn on your ceiling fan when you’re home while raising the temperature on your thermostat to save energy costs and keep your home feeling cool. Make sure that your fan is rotating counter clockwise to blow the air straight down and therefore feel cool.

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How Can You Manage Your Home’s Humidity?

How Can You Manage Your Home’s Humidity?

May 15, 2022

Indoor humidity is a drag. It makes relaxing extremely difficult—after all, you are sweating inside your home! It can affect your health, triggering asthma attacks and flaring allergies. It tends to put everyone in a sluggish mood—even the goldfish. Let’s zap that excess moisture right out of the room, and look at ways to manage your California home’s relative indoor humidity.

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Video- Do I Need to Schedule a Maintenance Appointment?

April 30, 2022

Just like a regular physical, a regularly scheduled maintenance appointment can help find and diagnose problems that would be otherwise invisible to you because the signs are not easily seen or heard. So often we notice problems only because we miss the benefit we lost when something stops working.

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Air Conditioning Equipment. 3 Telltale Signs It’s Time for a New AC

3 Telltale Signs It’s Time for a New AC

April 16, 2022

Should you repair or replace? That’s always the big question when it comes to major home systems like air conditioning (AC). Repairs are easier on the pocketbook in the short run, but too many of them can add up.

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Video – How Can I Make My Home More Comfortable?

March 31, 2022

Is your home always uncomfortable either upstairs and down? You should consider zoning your home!

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