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How a New Thermostat Can Make Your Summer Even Better!

May 13th, 2019

thermostatOf course, you can have a good summer without investing in a smart thermostat, however, upgrading your system might just be the key to unlocking a great summer! As you know, your thermostat is responsible for keeping your home cool throughout the summer season, which is definitely important. However, you want to have a thermostat that can do more than just set temperatures.

Why?

Because thermostats that can do more are necessary for boosting efficiency and lowering your monthly energy costs. Today’s smart thermostats offer a wide range of benefits that we believe every homeowner should get to take advantage of. And in case you are not yet convinced, we’ve listed just some of the reasons why we think you should make the switch today! Keep reading to find out more! 

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Should I Install a Whole-House Fan?

April 29th, 2019

What do you do when you come home after a long day only to find the temperature inside your home is hotter than the temperature outside? Do you turn up your air conditioner, even though it was cool outside? Or do you stick a noisy, inefficient fan in an open window? It’s likely that you wouldn’t want to do either, as you certainly don’t want to waste more energy than you have to, but you also want to be comfortable, right?

If you’ve found yourself in this uncomfortable predicament, then consider installing a whole-house fan! Whole-house fans can help you enjoy great comfort in your home without having to sacrifice efficiency. In fact, there are many reasons to consider a whole-house fan, and below, we’ve listed a number of these reasons. Keep reading to find out more! 

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Installing a New AC: A Guide

April 15th, 2019

air-conditioner-illustrationInstalling a new air conditioner is not as simple as running out to the store, throwing it in the back of your car, hauling it inside, and plugging it in. No, installing a new air conditioner is a process, and like any process, a certain level of planning is needed before any final decisions are made.

Of course, AC installation in Fresno, CA requires the hands of a trained HVAC professional, however, we have decided to give you a bit of a head start. Below, you will find our guide to installing a new air conditioner in your home. With summer coming up, owning a great AC should be at the top of your priority list, so if you are in the market for a new one, keep reading below! 

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How Zone Control Benefits Your AC

April 1st, 2019

Before you know it, summer will be here! And that means that it is time to get in gear and think about all the things you have to do to prepare! Of course, things like digging out your favorite bathing suit and restocking up on sunscreen are at the top of your priority list. However, taking a minute to think about your air conditioner is also important if you wish to enjoy a cool and comfortable summer.

Your air conditioner works at its best when it is efficient. An efficient AC means fewer repairs and lower energy bills. Plus, it’ll be able to provide you with some relief from the hot summer sun. There are many ways that you can improve the efficiency of your AC, one of which is by installing a zone control system in your home. In fact, there are many benefits associated with installing zone control, and below, we have outlined a few of them. So, keep on reading! 

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You Should Schedule AC Repairs If…

March 18th, 2019

tools-on-ac-unitWith summer fast approaching, it is easy to get wrapped up in all the things you need to get done before it comes. For example, you’ll probably need to dig out your favorite bathing suit, stock up on sunscreen, and tuck away your winter coats. In addition to all those things, though, you might also have to schedule air conditioning repair in Fresno, CA. 

When you turn on your AC for the first time this summer, of course, you hope that it is in good working condition. However, sometimes expectation is not reality and you’ll find yourself dealing with a faulty system. This is why it is best to be aware of the signs that your AC needs repair. Scheduling your repairs at the first sign of an issue is the best way to prevent the problem from growing worse. Find out more below. 

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Our Trip to The Island Times Music Festival

March 15th, 2019

Our team here at California Indoor Comfort, Inc. recently took a trip to the Island Times Music Festival during their 10 year anniversary. This year, the festival supported the Little Yellow School House, a school for children with disabilities. The festival donates 100% of the proceeds towards the schoolhouse in order to help the children get the recourses that they need. 

According to their website, “The Island Time Music and Fishing Fest has given music lovers and fishing enthusiasts the opportunity to interact with talented writers and performers under the welcoming skies of Mexico’s best kept secret—the island community of Isla Mujeres.”

Our team had a wonderful time attending the festival. Though it was only our first time going, we felt so much love from the people and the children that we were able to help. Many artists performed in the festival including, Natalie Stovall, Emily West, and Maggie Rose. We are definitely hoping to reattend the festival again in 2020! 

 

 

 

 

 

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Your Most Common Ductless Repairs

March 4th, 2019

If you are the lucky owner of a ductless heating and cooling system, then you must be well aware of the benefits: it’s versatile, efficient, and highly effective. So, of course, you rely on your ductless system to keep you and your family comfortable year-round. But, what happens when something goes wrong or you notice any signs of a possible issue?

It is best to contact a professional HVAC technician for all your ductless repair needs at the first sign of an issue. Holding off on much needed heating repair in Fresno, CA can quickly lead to further issues, resulting in higher repair costs and sky-high utility bills. This is why it is so important to be aware of the unique repair needs of a ductless system. Below, we have listed some of the repairs you might run into with your ductless system. Keep reading to learn more! 

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Yes, Joining a Maintenance Program is Worth It

February 18th, 2019

toolsMany of us don’t think twice about getting an oil change, rotating our tires, and taking our vehicles in for their yearly inspection. So, why is it that homeowners don’t feel the same way about their HVAC systems? You likely spent a lot of money having your heater and air conditioner installed, so don’t you want to get the most use out of it? Your HVAC system, just like your car, requires an annual inspection and tune-up to keep it running efficiently and effectively for years to come.

Joining a maintenance program with your local HVAC company in Fresno, CA ensures that your heater and air conditioner receive the attention that they need. Additionally, homeowners who join maintenance programs receive many other benefits, including discounts and warranties that they might not have had access to otherwise. In case you aren’t yet convinced, we have listed some of the many reasons why you should consider joining an HVAC maintenance program. It will definitely be worth your while! 

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It’s Not Too Early for an AC Tune-Up

February 4th, 2019

HVAC-technician-at-doorTemperatures here in Clovis have yet to climb beyond 70 degrees, so it’s understandable that summer may seem quite out of reach. However, simple summer pleasures like eating a popsicle, jumping in a pool, and sun-kissed skin are just around the corner! Therefore, it is important to start thinking about the months ahead.

The summer is much more enjoyable when we are granted some relief from the hot, California sun. So we rely on our air conditioners to keep our homes nice and cool, even when temperatures soar well into the 90s. To get the most out of your air conditioning system, it is necessary to schedule annual tune-ups, preferably before the cooling season begins. We know what you’re thinking, and no, it is not too early.

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Is a Ductless System Right for Me?

January 21st, 2019

ductless-acIf you are looking for a way to condense and save this year, consider going ductless! Ductless systems serve as a singular alternative to owning both an air conditioner and a heater. For many homeowners across California, ductless systems, also known as ductless mini-splits, are becoming a preferred option for their efficiency and ability to provide year-round comfort.

We understand that choosing the right HVAC system for your home might seem like a daunting task, as there are so many great options to choose from. For this reason, we recommend speaking with a trained professional before making any final decisions. Not all homes are suitable for ductless systems, so it is important to be aware of your individual circumstances before your purchase a new system. Our expert technicians at California Indoor Comfort Inc can determine if a ductless system is right for you. To learn more about the many benefits of installing a ductless system, keep reading below. 

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