Comfy Heating & Air Conditioning Inc. Blog : Archive for January, 2022

Why Does Energy Efficiency Matter So Much?

Monday, January 17th, 2022

Back in the day, the most important aspect of HVAC systems was centered on how well they worked. You could have a wood-burning furnace but as long as that baby burned bright and kept you warm, it didn’t matter how much fuel was consumed. Soon, we began to learn about how much fuel we were using to power all of our homes, and prices of these materials began to rise. Wood-burning heaters turned out to be some of the most inefficient heating systems in the world, and we turned to better materials like electricity and gas.

Now, prices are on the rise again and it’s up to us to use as little fuel and energy as possible for the most amount of heat. This will depend heavily on the type of heating installation in Lafayette, CA that you decide to invest in. Let’s talk about why your next heater and its efficiency are so important.

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A Rattling Heat Pump Is Not a Good Sign

Monday, January 3rd, 2022

A heat pump is a conglomeration of a lot of different smaller components. We’ve touched on HVAC sounds on this blog numerous times, but we’d like to talk about a specific sound in regards to a specific system. A rattling heat pump is a problem that many homeowners might ignore due to budgeting or the fact that the heat pump still works, but just because a system still works doesn’t mean it’s working well.

The components of your system could be unhinged, misaligned, or running into serious problems that could be quickly fixed when you call our team for heater repair in Orinda, CA. We are experts in heat pump problem diagnosis, as well as the targeted repairs of issues that plague homeowners.

If your heat pump is rattling when you run it, be sure to read the rest of this blog. We promise you’ll understand why ignoring this problem can lead to a nightmare.

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