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Energy Efficiency Tips from Castro Valley Heating Experts

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Energy consumption always increases during the cooler months and homeowners often struggle to leverage existing resources to balance the utility bill. Our Castro Valley heating & air specialists discuss methods to minimize energy consumption in your home while still keeping a comfortable environment for your family. Read the rest of this entry »

Bay Area Kitchen Remodeling Castro Valley

The kitchen is the room that brings family and friends together the most. No wonder it usually tops the renovation wish list of most homeowners. Planning a kitchen remodeling project requires a lot of time and effort. Ready to give your kitchen a fresh look? Read on to learn about the great kitchen must-haves that will spice up your remodel. Read the rest of this entry »

smart heating and air conditioning controls and features

For most people, heating and cooling expenses account for almost half of their energy bills. As a result, the use of smart thermostats has become a very popular cost cutting measure. This is because such a device offers automated services and better control features in terms of indoor temperature and climate. The following are some of the other main benefits of this tool. Read the rest of this entry »

Bay Area Home Remodeling

The warm weather and increased daylight are some of the factors that make summer an ideal time to live through a home renovation project. Unfortunately, once the reality of the project hits you, you may feel overwhelmed during the planning process. But make no mistake, hurrying through the planning process will make for a gloomy renovation experience. To make things less daunting for you, we’ve compiled the top summer renovation survival tips. Read the rest of this entry »

Bay Area HVAC installation, repair, replacement, maintenance

 

Is there a water puddle in your home, but you have no idea what it’s from? It could be a telltale sign of a problem in your air conditioner’s cooling system. Most homeowners don’t know that a leaking air conditioner can pour lots of water into your home and cause substantial damage. Learning about the possible causes of the water leak can help you fix the problem yourself and know when to seek professional HVAC repair. Read the rest of this entry »

Castro Valley general contractor

You’ll have to live with the results of your home renovation project every day, so it pays to have the job done right. Hiring the right Bay Area general contractor can make a huge difference between a successful project and an utter nightmare. We’ve gathered 11 time-tested tips for selecting and working with the right contractor for your renovation project. Read the rest of this entry »

bay area air conditioning repair or replacement

As summer approaches, a homeowner’s most valuable possession is their HVAC system. Staying cool with air conditioning in the hotter months of the year is just as essential to the health and comfort of those who live in your home as it is to your home itself. If your HVAC stops, dies or isn’t working efficiently, it’s time to decide whether or not to turn to HVAC repair or to purchase a new system altogether. The age of your system, the efficiency of your system, and the required yearly heating and air conditioning maintenance should all be taken into consideration when making this decision. Read the rest of this entry »

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Summer is synonymous with vacations, lazy afternoons by the pool and cookouts. It’s also a great time to tackle some home maintenance chores. Here are some maintenance tips you can use to get your home in shape and running smoothly. Read the rest of this entry »

hvac, air conditioning, ac repair, bay area

 

Although your air conditioner is designed to be reliable and durable, malfunctioning errors can still develop over time. Timely AC repair is crucial to ensure that your system runs efficiently and reliably for many years. To help you stay cool in your Bay Area home, let’s highlight the most common air conditioning issues and their solutions. Read the rest of this entry »

bay area, smart thermostat, hvac, air conditioning

From TVs to phones to wearables, smart technology has undeniably improved our lives. In addition, thermostats have become smarter with much greater capability to regulate the temperature settings. They have many additional features such as monitoring energy usage, settings for home and away, and multiple-zone control. If among your HVAC maintenance tasks includes a thermostat upgrade, two of the best smart thermostats you can consider are the “Nest” and the “Carrier Infinity Touch”. Let’s take a closer look at each of them to help you identify which will work best for your home. Read the rest of this entry »