Three Issues You Can Avoid By Having An Air Conditioning Tune-Up

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Heating and cooling systems are like any other equipment; they need regular maintenance to perform their best and avoid breakdowns. If you're a Hayward homeowner or live anywhere in the Bay Area, you'll want to know what potentially costly repairs you may be able to avoid this summer by having your … [Read more...]

Carrier Voted Trusted Heat And Air Conditioning Brand

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As a trusted Contra Costa air conditioning & heating provider, we're proud to share with our readers that recently, Carrier was given a Platinum Trusted Brand Award by Reader's Digest, one of the most read and trusted publications in the world. The RD Trusted Brands 2016 Awards ceremony was held at … [Read more...]

Bay Area Air Conditioning – Cooling Essential For Server Rooms

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In the Bay Area, many businesses today have data or server rooms in which computer equipment and servers are kept. This equipment generates a ton of heat, but it's essential given the fact that today, nearly every business depends on computers for their business, whether using accounting programs, … [Read more...]

Remodeling A Bay Area Home? Consider Your HVAC System

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What does remodeling or adding a room onto your Bay Area home have to do with your HVAC system? Plenty. During a home remodel or renovation, all kinds of dust and debris can float through the air, potentially damaging your heating/cooling equipment. Think about your HVAC equipment before you let … [Read more...]

San Jose HVAC – Increase Your Air Conditioner’s Efficiency

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It's August, so we're right in the middle of the hottest weather of the year. As a San Jose homeowner, is there anything you can do to help reduce energy costs and increase your air conditioner's efficiency? Absolutely. Some of the things you can do won't cost you a dime, while others will. For … [Read more...]

Contra Costa HVAC Pros Talk Air Conditioner Options

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If you're a Contra Costa homeowner contemplating transforming your garage into a living space for your family, it's important to understand your options regarding cooling/heating the space. Maybe you're a handyman yourself, or hiring someone to do the work for you. Regardless, it's important to … [Read more...]

Indoor Air Quality is Important for Businesses

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If you own or run a business in the San Francisco Bay Area, you may not be aware of how unhealthy the indoor air is, and how it can affect not only yourself and your employees, but customers who come into your place of business. At Ortiz Heating & A/C, we understand the importance of indoor air … [Read more...]

What are the Various Types of Air Conditioning Available?

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Whether you live in San Mateo, the East Bay, Hayward, or other areas in the San Francisco community, deciding what type of air conditioning is right for your needs can be confusing. What are the various types of air conditioning systems, and how do they differ? At Ortiz Heating & Air Conditioning, … [Read more...]

Is Air Conditioning Simply a Luxury – or a Wise Investment?

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In San Francisco and throughout the Bay Area, temperatures aren't typically scorching during summer months as they are in many other areas of the country; still, the weather can be unpredictable! One day it may be 70 degrees, fairly comfortable for most people, the next day it may be 88. Windy … [Read more...]

San Mateo Cooling Pros Explain How Air Conditioners Work

While you probably enjoy the cool, refreshing air your air conditioner provides during summer months, you're probably like most homeowners - you have no idea how it all works. As long as it functions properly and keeps you comfortable, everything is wonderful. Some of you may be interested in … [Read more...]