What are Furnace Efficiency Ratings? Why are They Important?

The federal government has taken much of the guesswork out of buying a new furnace. Current rules require manufacturers to reveal important information about fuel usage and total cost of operation right up front, which makes it easier than ever before to make sensible investments […]

History of the HVAC System

Going down memory lane can be fun and scary some times. But we wanted to drop some knowledge that you might not of known. Crazy how fast and huge the HVAC World has grown!

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.

5 Common Home Heating Myths

Every winter, homeowners start searching for effective ways to reduce their heating costs and so-called experts are more than happy to offer their advice. Good intentions aside, some of that advice is inaccurate and it can actually end up costing you more money if you […]

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 […]

Tips On How To Reduce Home Heating Costs This Coming Winter

Preparing your home for the winter season will not only save you money, but also make your home more comfortable. Below are tips on how to reduce home heating costs this winter.   Heating System Fuel The most common heating fuel type is natural gas. […]