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How Does a Gas Furnace Work?

December 15, 2023

A furnace is a big part of your life—whether you realize it or not. It keeps your Modesto home warm and can help with your indoor air quality (IAQ).

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Video – Why Does My Furnace Smell Like Gas When I Turn it ON?

December 13, 2023

You turn on your furnace, and you smell gas. What should you do? First assess what the smell most likely is, and you may not need to call anyone.

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6 Ways Your Furnace Keeps You Safe

December 6, 2023

From our team here at Valley Air Conditioning in Turlock, here are six ways your furnace is working to ensure your safety.

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How to Determine Heat Pump Efficiency

November 30, 2023

If you are in the market for a new heat pump, efficiency is probably a key factor in your search. The Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) has a universal ranking system for heating and cooling units that serves to help. 

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Video – Choose a Ductless System for Your Home Remodel

November 29, 2023

When adding on to your home or converting a room to a living area, a ductless system could be your best option.

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How Can I Lower My Heating Bill This Winter?

November 15, 2023

Are you anticipating a higher heating bill this winter? Here in Modesto, temperatures can get pretty low. The only way to ensure you remain perfectly comfortable inside your California home is by cranking up the heat.

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Why Is My Furnace Blowing Cold Air?

November 8, 2023

Did you finally turn your furnace on this winter only to have cold air blowing out of your vents? Or did your furnace stop working just when you started to need it most? There are a few reasons your furnace may be blowing cold air, and there a few things to check before you need to worry too much. 

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Video – We Need to Talk About HVAC Load Calculations

October 25, 2023

When thinking about replacing your home heating and cooling system, be sure to purchase properly sized equipment for your specific home. The way to determine the proper-sized equipment is through a load calculation.

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Preparing Your HVAC System for the Fall

October 4, 2023

As the saying goes, “Time and tide wait for no one.”

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Video – Why Are Ductless Units So Popular Right Now?

September 27, 2023

Homeowners in Europe and Asia have used ductless mini splits systems to heat and cool their homes for decades. But in recent years, an increasing number of American households have adopted the same technology.

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