Three Benefits Of Regular HVAC System Maintenance

Maintaining your air conditioner (and furnace) has benefits that go far beyond keeping the warranty valid. Regular HVAC system maintenance ensures your system runs at peak efficiency. Plus, it won’t suddenly leave you sweating out a hot Los Angeles summer day. What will regular HVAC maintenance do for you? Offer you greater energy efficiency It […]

Three Tips To Keep Your Summer Energy Bill In Check

Summer’s a great time to learn how to save energy at home. Why? You’ll get a lot more enjoyment out of the season without worrying about your cooling bills. Given the Los Angeles area’s long summers, little improvements like these can really add up. 1. Lower the load on your A/C. The less heat and […]

Three Tips To Keep Shower Drains Running Smoothly

Ugh. Who wants to stand in dirty shower water? No one we know. A clogged shower drain is a real nuisance, but it’s also fairly easy to avoid. By taking a few simple steps to protect your drains, you can keep them running smoothly for years. Use a drain screen. A drain screen or strainer […]

Testing Smoke And Carbon Monoxide Alarms

Safety first, right? Even if you don’t use your furnace and/or fireplace much in the warm Los Angeles area, being sure you have working smoke and carbon monoxide alarms are still critical for home safety. By testing your smoke and CO alarms correctly and on the right schedule, you’ll know they’ll be ready if you […]

Strange Smells From Your Heat or A/C? Do This First!

Ewww, what is that? A funky smell coming from your heating or air conditioning system doesn’t always mean you’re about to be left without cooling on a hot Los Angeles summer afternoon. Often enough, the odor is easy to get rid of with a little quick DIY maintenance. First, Check Your Filter Your HVAC air […]

Why Catching A Refrigerant Leak Early Is Important

Refrigerant leaks might be one of the most common air conditioner issues around, but don’t let that fool you into thinking you can ignore them. Why? Besides the potential to reduce or even cut off your cooling on a hot Los Angeles summer afternoon, a refrigerant leak can also harm your health. Health and Environmental […]