California Indoor Comfort Inc Blog

What Went Wrong With Your Fireplace?

January 30th, 2023

A gas fireplace is a part of your home that you should be able to enjoy without a struggle. Turning on the fireplace and enjoying the warmth and ambiance that it provides should be simple. The truth is that it may not always be that way.

Sometimes it is hard to tell if you need to schedule a gas fireplace repair in Fresno, other times it is easy. The best first step to figuring out when you need to make the call is to reach out to our team after checking on any of these warning signs.

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Do You Need a Heater Repair or an Upgrade?

January 16th, 2023
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We’ve seen some pretty low temperatures and a good deal of wet weather lately. While the rainfall is very much needed to curb the statewide drought, it has led us to spend more time indoors–which means more people are turning a more critical eye to their home comfort.

As you spend extra time relying on your heater to keep you comfortable, you might have begun to notice that your system isn’t performing the way you’d like. You shouldn’t have to put up with lackluster home heating. Read on to discover if and when you’d benefit from heating repairs or even a full heater replacement.

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Why Your Fireplace Is Smelly

December 19th, 2022

You know when food has gone bad because it starts to smell unpleasant. You can figure out when mold has started to grow somewhere in the house because you smell that distinct, musty scent. These are just a couple of examples of times when your nose can alert you to an issue that can put you at risk.

So what does it mean when your fireplace starts to stink? Unlike rotting food or moldy drywall, your fireplace isn’t made of semi-organic material that can start breaking down and getting smelly. There are a few different smells that might come from your fireplace but they all end up telling you one common thing: something is wrong and you either need fireplace cleaning or a fireplace repair in Fresno.

Here’s what your nose may be picking up on.

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When To Get Repairs For Your Fireplace

December 5th, 2022

It may be surprising to learn that your fireplace isn’t invincible. The truth is that, yes, at some point you may need to get a gas fireplace repair. The question is, how can you tell when the time has come?

Well, a complete lack of operation can be a pretty clear indicator that something is wrong. We are pretty sure that you’d like to address your fireplace’s issues before this occurs though. To help, we’ve provided some indicators to watch for that will alert you to when your fireplace needs some extra assistance.

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Have You Gotten a Furnace Tune-Up Yet?

November 21st, 2022
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Do you like the idea of saving money? What about the idea of keeping your home warm without it costing you the entirety of your budget for Christmas gifts? Finances are tight for a lot of us right now which is why we want to remind everyone of just how helpful and cost-effective it is to schedule furnace maintenance each year.

If you haven’t scheduled a tune-up for your furnace heater yet, we want to make sure you know it isn’t too late. Plus, it is very worth your while! We’ll explain more below.

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5 Ideas To Make Your Home More Comfortable And Efficient

November 7th, 2022

No one wants a less efficient home. But it may feel like all the ways to improve the efficiency in your house are pricey and out of reach. We get the feeling. Thankfully, we can help. We want to make things easier for you by providing some helpful advice to keep up the efficiency of your home.

Our team of professionals know all of the ins and outs of the modern home and its comfort systems. That’s how we know how to run systems efficiently and how we know the tips and tricks that allow you to keep up your comfort without increasing your bills as well.

Read on to learn more.

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6 Eerie Noises Your AC Might Be Making

October 24th, 2022

Yes, it is technically the Fall. However, we all know that heat waves like the one that hit last week can pop back up at any time. Between a harsh and hot summer and the sudden need to kick into gear even in fall, your air conditioner will need to be ready at almost any time for a while yet. This may be harder if your AC needs to be fixed.

If your air conditioner has been having trouble getting its job done, we’d advise getting it addressed as soon as you can. Booking a prompt heat pump or central AC repair can help you avoid a lot of trouble down the road that may have popped up over the summer season. Getting these repairs addressed now, even when your AC is about to rest for a few months, can help prevent a lot of trouble

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When Do You Need to Clean Your Ducts

October 10th, 2022

It isn’t exactly pleasant to be able to drag your finger across a flat surface and see the trail left behind in the dust. It insinuates there is a lot of debris about and likely a lot being circulated around you. Not only is this a problem for housekeeping but it can also be a problem for your respiratory system, whether you have allergies or not!

There is a myriad of ways to try to get that dust out of the air in your home. However, if your ventilation is the biggest problem caused, you might want to try a different solution.

It can be hard to tell what the best approach is. That’s why we want to help! You can read on to find out more about why and when you should consider professional duct cleaning in Fresno.

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What to Do When There Is a Refrigerant Leak

September 26th, 2022

There is more than one problem that your air conditioner can develop after a long summer filled with hard work. The last several months have been pretty rough for any air conditioner to handle. It makes sense that months of heavy use can take their toll and leave you with a system in need of AC repair in Fresno.

One of the most important repairs to address, especially if you own a heat pump, is a refrigerant leak. We’ll explain more about why this issue can develop and how to handle it here.

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The Benefits of Great Insulation

September 12th, 2022

We know that you might be confused as to why we are talking about insulation right now. Most people relate the importance of insulation to the wintertime. The fact of the matter is that insulation is important to your home comfortable year-round, and poor insulation can lead to a host of issues.

If you have a home with insulation that is in bad condition or even insulation that was poorly installed, it can easily mess with your ability to keep the house comfortable throughout the year. That’s why it is a good idea to have this part of your home checked out.

Read on to find out the warning signs that you may have issues with your insulation in Fresno, CA that are causing comfort troubles

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