Should You Replace Your HVAC System in 2017?

2017 is here! And, with the New Year comes the promise of new beginnings. Generally, people initiate resolutions to get healthier, fitter, and happier–but have you considered the health of your HVAC system? It may seem a bit silly, but homeowners should seriously be thinking […]

When should you call an HVAC technician?

From HGTV to Pinterest, you don’t have to look far for DIY home improvement tips. However, when it comes to your home’s most important systems, how do you know when you can tackle a project yourself and when it’s time to call a professional? While […]

What Does “Carbon Footprint” Mean & How Can You Impact Yours?

  The term “carbon footprint” refers to the amount of greenhouse gases that are produced in order to support various human activities. The size of our footprint is often expressed in equivalent tons of carbon dioxide (CO2). When we participate in activities that emit greater […]

Service Your AC & Heat While They’re Not in Use this Fall

Is your home heating system ready for winter? If you’re anything like most homeowners, you probably haven’t paid it much mind in several months. Now that the cold is creeping in, it’s time to prepare your system for a period of heavy usage in the […]

Condenser Coil Maintenance

Maintaining Your Condenser Coil Your condenser coil will require regular maintenance to ensure worry-free operation. Over time debris, dirt and dust will build up on the fins on the coil and need to be removed. The fins can also become damaged and bent and will […]

Pitfalls to Avoid When Buying New HVAC Equipment

If you need to purchase and install a new furnace, air conditioner, heat pump or complete HVAC system, you know you have some major decisions to make. You’ll need to choose the proper equipment and you’ll need to find the right HVAC contractor, and if […]

6 Differences Between Residential and Commercial HVAC Systems

While commercial and residential HVAC systems perform similar functions, they do so in different ways. The differences are significant enough that you want to hire the right contractor for any repairs or installations. Some technicians have only been thoroughly trained in commercial systems, while others […]

3 Common Signs that your Furnace needs Replaced

Why your Furnace is showing signs of breaking down on you, take action before its too late. Give us call and we’ll set a appointment to service your HVAC system asap, we service Palo Alto, Redwood City and San Mateo.

Basic Factors Influencing Thermal Comfort

There are six basic factors to thermal comfort. These are atmospheric temperature, radiant temperature, relative humidity, air velocity, clothing insulation and metabolic heat. All of these factors contribute to the question of thermal comfort or heat stress. Personal Factors Before we move on to the […]