Comfy Heating & Air Conditioning Inc. Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Fremont’

The Benefits of Installing a Heat Pump

Monday, January 8th, 2018

Heat-PumpWinter may not be the best time to install a new heating system in your home. However, if you are in the market for a new heater right now you probably don’t have much of a choice. You don’t want to go without a heating system any longer than you have to, even in a place like California. If you’re looking to have a new heater installed, you should take a look at what a heat pump system can offer you. Let’s go over how a heat pump operates, what makes it different from other types of heating systems, and the advantages that one can offer you if you install it this winter.

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Which Air Conditioner Should I Install?

Monday, December 11th, 2017

air-conditioner-fanAir conditioning is probably not something you’re paying too much attention to during this time of year. But, it is still a good thing to think about if you need to install a new system before summer rolls around again. There are a lot of different options to choose from when it comes to air conditioner installation. You’re going to want to find one that meets your home’s specific needs, which means carefully considering each option and the advantages it provides. Have a look at three of the most popular air conditioning types on the market below, and what they can offer you if you install one of them.

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Which Air Conditioner Should I Install?

Monday, November 13th, 2017

air-conditioner-installationAs we move out of the cooling season into the heating season, many people are busy getting their homes ready for winter. Before you fully switch over into heating mode in your own home, however, it’s not too early to think about preparing for next summer. If you think you might need a new air conditioning system for next summer, now is a great time to look into some of the options available. You might even be able to find a system that could help you this heating season, as well. Let’s look at some of the air conditioning options available on the market.

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Is It Time for a New Air Conditioner?

Monday, July 10th, 2017

new-air-conditioner-timeWe’ve hit that point that we’re looking toward some consistently hot weather. If you aren’t careful to make the appropriate preparations for summer weather now, you may find yourself in a pretty uncomfortable situation when the hot temperatures reach their peak. Preventive maintenance is typically the top of the list for summer AC care.

However, even with timely preventive maintenance appointments, your air conditioner might still not be up to the task of getting you through another summer. If your AC system has reached the age of 10 to 15 years, then it may be time to replace your Fremont, CA air conditioner. But how do you know for sure?

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Don’t Lose Your Chance to Take Advantage of Energy Saving Rebates!

Monday, May 15th, 2017

energy-saving-rebates-take-advantageAt Comfy Heating & Air Conditioning Inc. we are consistently helping our clients find ways to save money on their home comfort and energy costs. This includes encouraging system maintenance to ensure that their HVAC units work as efficiently and effectively as they should, and it also includes recommending systems and services that can help them earn rebates.

In less than a month, our current Lennox and Energy Upgrade CA rebate offer will expire—we encourage you to take advantage of it now! There are a number of ways you can do so. One of the most common upgrades people make to their home is investing in a higher-efficiency air conditioning system, but this is not all you can do.

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How Can You Benefit from Energy Upgrade California?

Monday, October 31st, 2016

Take a moment to consider how much you spend on energy each year. You may be surprised to find that your HVAC system accounts for about half of all your energy usage. Knowing this, it’s only natural that you want to find ways to save money. You may think that the only way to do this is by sacrificing your comfort, but this is not the case. You should be able to use each of the appliances in your home with freedom, and without the need to worry about spending your entire budget on utilities.

But how do you find a balance? Is there a way to make sure that your home comfort stays intact while still saving energy? The short answer is, yes! You may have to change your energy habits a bit, and you’ll need to seal air leaks throughout your home to ensure that your HVAC systems work as efficiently as possible. But another important step you can take is to upgrade your home with energy-efficient appliances, as outlined on the Energy Upgrade California® page.

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Duct Cleaning for a More Efficient HVAC System

Monday, October 17th, 2016

If you’re like the average homeowner, you probably don’t give much thought to the ductwork responsible for moving conditioned air from your cooling system through the vents. However, since we’re at the tail end of summer, giving your system many months to accumulate dirt and dust, now is the time to start thinking about those air ducts.

If left to build-up, a layer of dirt and dust can cause problems for your household and your air conditioning system. This is a great time to catch up on some maintenance by scheduling a ductwork cleaning appointment with our team.

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Is Your Thermostat the Cause of Your Cooling System Problem?

Monday, September 12th, 2016

If your air conditioner fails to cool your home as effectively as it used to, or if it’s costing more to run, your immediate thought is likely going to be that something has gone wrong with the system itself. You may be concerned about the cost of repairs—or worse, replacement. Before your mind shifts to panic mode, however, keep in mind that your thermostat might actually be the component causing the problem.

Your thermostat serves as the brain for your HVAC system, meaning that it’s a very important component. Dealing with a malfunctioning, outdated, or failed thermostat is a lot easier to deal with than a failed condenser unit or compressor! Keep reading to learn how your thermostat may be the issue.

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My Air Conditioner Is Not Cooling As It Should

Monday, August 22nd, 2016

The weather may be cooling down a bit as the end of summer nears, but that doesn’t mean our air conditioners are done doing their jobs quite yet! One of the most common service calls we get during this time of the year is in regards to an AC system that isn’t cooling as well as it should. Below, we’ve covered a couple reasons this may occur.

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Troubleshooting Air Conditioner Airflow Problems

Monday, August 8th, 2016

When you live in sunny California, it’s vital that you have a fully functioning air conditioning system. One that functions at its peak and requires very little repairs is ideal. Of course, this isn’t always the case. Regular maintenance will help fend off the worst of problems, but no AC is immune to repair needs.

One of the most common calls our service professionals get is about airflow. Reduced airflow in the middle of a hot day can be very discouraging. Whatever the reason for it is though, we can fix it! However, it can be helpful for you to know what the most common sources of low airflow are. We’ve shared some common causes below.

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