Bay Area HVAC – Do This Before Turning The A/C On This Summer

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Summer is officially here, and if you haven't turned on your air conditioner yet, it won't be long. Before you do, we have a few tips for those in the San Francisco Bay Area. While the best time to check everything out is during spring, or at least several weeks before you think you'll need it, … [Read more...]

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...]

Proper Cleaning & Care of Ducts and Vents for Homeowners

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Unfortunately, most Bay Area homeowners don't give their ducts and vents much thought. If the heat comes on during winter months, great - nothing else to worry about, right? The fact is, the ducts and air vents are a critical part of your home comfort, delivering conditioned air throughout the … [Read more...]

Energy Efficiency Tips for San Francisco Homeowners

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A couple of weeks ago we wrote about HVAC tips that can save you money on cooling and heating your home. This week, we've got a few more energy efficiency tips we believe San Francisco homeowners will find useful. The first week of October has already passed, and November will be here before you … [Read more...]

How San Francisco AC Repair Can Help You Save Energy

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As temperatures warm up, most San Francisco Bay Area homeowners use their air conditioners to stay cool and comfortable all summer long. While comfort is a high priority, you don't want to spend a fortune trying to keep your house cool. Unfortunately, energy costs are high - but you don't want to … [Read more...]

Bay Area HVAC – Common Myths About HVAC Equipment

As a homeowner in the San Francisco Bay Area, you're probably like most people - as long as your heating/cooling system is running, there's no problem, right? Not necessarily. There are several common myths regarding HVAC systems that many homeowners buy in to. At Ortiz Heating & A/C, we want you … [Read more...]

Hayward HVAC – 3 Reasons Your AC May Overheat & Shut Off

Temperatures are warming up, which means Bay Area homeowners will soon be using their A/C systems. Nothing is worse than coming home and finding that the inside of your home is hot and humid, when all you want is cool, comfortable air. Why did your A/C overheat and shut down? Here are three of … [Read more...]

Contra Costa HVAC – Ductless Indoor AC Maintenance Tips

It's just the beginning of February, but before you turn around twice spring and summer will be here. At Ortiz Heating & A/C, we want Contra Costa homeowners to be prepared for the warmer weather before it gets here, so that you can avoid potential problems or costly repairs. If you have (or are … [Read more...]

Frequency Of AC Maintenance For Contra Costa Homeowners

Most homeowners in the Contra Costa and San Francisco area know that they should have their air conditioner maintained every year, but do you actually carry through? And how often should AC maintenance for Contra Costa homeowners occur? Many contractors recommend scheduling maintenance twice each … [Read more...]

Hayward Air Conditioning – Don’t Put Off Maintenance! Here’s Why

For most people, a home is their biggest investment; this is why it's vital to maintain various home equipment, such as your air conditioning system. With summer rapidly approaching, you want to make sure your Hayward or Bay Area home is cool and comfortable, and that your AC runs efficiently, … [Read more...]