California Indoor Comfort Inc Blog: Archive for the ‘Home Improvement’ Category

Insulation: The Silent Helper

Monday, March 14th, 2022

There is a part of your home that you may take for granted. It sits around, unmoving but helping you out all the same. You’ve likely guessed already: it is your insulation!

Insulation in Fresno, CA can play an important role in keeping your home comfortable now and later. This is why we want to help you double-check that your home’s insulation is up to par.

Let’s look at how insulation helps your comfort level and how to tell when your insulation needs some help to get the job done.

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How Your Insulation Can Make or Break Your Comfort

Monday, January 17th, 2022

hot-and-cold-homesMany Californians are all about efficiency in their homes. THat’s why more and more homes today are built with energy-efficient windows and doors and “building envelopes” that are well-sealed. This all adds up to a house that keeps internal temperatures at the ideal setting for longer and costs you less in the long run.

Not every efficient part of your home is immediately visible, though. Did you know that your attic insulation in Fresno, CA plays a huge role in your home comfort and your home’s efficiency level?

Let’s look at everything you need to know about your home insulation can make or break your comfort…and your budget!

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Why a Whole-House Fan Is a Gift For Everyone

Monday, December 6th, 2021

It is the time of year when many of us are on the hunt for the right gifts to make everyone we love happy. We won’t talk you out of buying that new best-seller but we’d also like to give you a different gift suggestion. This gift can be a present for yourself and everyone else who lives in your home.

It’s a whole house fan!

If you haven’t already heard about the benefits that can come from installing a whole-house fan in Fresno, CA we would love to enlighten you. This seemingly simple system can make a huge difference in your comfort now and throughout the year. Plus it can even help you save money on your energy bills. To us, that sounds like a pretty great gift

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3 Reasons to Add a Whole House Fan

Monday, September 13th, 2021

There are days when things are warm but not too warm so all you really need is a nice breeze to stay comfortable. This is an ideal state especially if you can get that nice breeze in your home. Rather than setting up multiple plug-in fans to do that, why not consider a whole-house option?

Much like an air conditioner, a whole-house fan is going to provide service for the entire home, not just one room. This system is made to help circulate the air in the home, improving your comfort and keeping you cooler as a result. Let’s discuss more of the details of whole house fans in Fresno, CA below to see if adding one to your home is a good idea.

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Is Your Ductwork Causing Problems?

Monday, February 5th, 2018

ductHere in California, heat pumps and central air conditioning systems are extremely common, as is the furnace. Do you know what these three HVAC systems have in common? They are all forced air systems, meaning that they all use air ducts in their operation. Do you know what that means? There are certain problems that such systems may encounter which may be caused by compromised ductwork. Do you know why that’s a problem? Well, just how much of your ductwork can you really see?

The answer is most likely “not much,” and that is the way that homeowners like it. After all, air ducts are not exactly ideal for interior decorating. The fact that so much of your ductwork is hidden from view, however, means that your ducts may be damaged or otherwise compromised without your knowledge. Because leaky ducts can be such a problem, it is important that you know some common signs of trouble to look out for.

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Let Us Ventilate and Insulate Your Attic

Monday, January 9th, 2017

I don’t spend any time up in my attic, you may be thinking, so why would I care if it is comfortable or not up there? If this is your thought process, then you need to seriously reestimate the importance of the insulation and ventilation in your attic. Sure, you may not care about maintaining a comfortable environment in your attic if it is not part of your living space. This is far from the only concern, though.

Conditions in your attic and adversely affect not only the condition of your house itself, but also the comfort of the rest of your home. They can also influence your heating and cooling costs. If you are serious about avoiding any such issues, then you need proper attic ventilation and attic insulation in Madera, CA.

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