Avoid Costly Furnace Repairs In Your Bay Area Home

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Fall is here, and with winter just around the corner, you may be hoping the furnace in your San Jose or Peninsula home holds up over the winter months. Furnace repairs or replacement can be expensive, although some minor repairs aren't too costly. However, there are some things you can do yourself … [Read more...]

Choosing The Right Furnace Filter For Your Peninsula Home

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Many Peninsula and East Bay Area homeowners aren't aware of the important role the furnace filter plays in proper functioning. With winter approaching fast, it's important to understand why choosing the proper furnace filter is vital. Essentially, this filter works to sift allergens and debris out … [Read more...]

Bay Area Residents – Furnace Leaking Water? Possible Reasons Why

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While the weather hasn't quite reached what you would call "chilly" levels yet in the San Francisco Bay Area, it won't be long until temperatures start to dip and you'll be depending on your furnace to keep you warm and comfortable. An important component of your HVAC system; a furnace leaking is … [Read more...]

Is It Time To Replace An Aging Furnace In Your Bay Area Home?

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Considering the scorching temperatures we've been having in the San Francisco area recently, it's hard to imagine that fall is just around the corner. It won't be long before homeowners in San Mateo, Hayward, and all around the Bay Area should consider having their furnace inspected, or even … [Read more...]

Wouldn’t You Love To Know What’s Going On With Your Furnace

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At Ortiz Heating & A/C, we know that when temperatures dip and it's necessary to use the furnace during colder months, homeowners would love to know what's going on when the system doesn't work properly. Sometimes you anticipate problems the prior year, wondering if your furnace will even last for … [Read more...]

New Heating System vs. Old – is Your Furnace Even Working?

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If you live in Contra Costa County or anywhere in the Bay Area, you may be wondering if your furnace is working properly. If your system is old, you may even be considering the benefits of a new heating system vs. the one you currently have. Sure, having new equipment installed costs money - but … [Read more...]

Common Furnace Issues Homeowners Face

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Homeowners in San Francisco, San Mateo, and surrounding cities often experience common problems with their furnaces come winter months. Although our area doesn't typically experience the frigid temperatures those in northern states often face during the winter season, you may still have problems … [Read more...]

San Francisco HVAC – Is Your Furnace Blowing Cool Air?

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The San Francisco Bay Area has experienced cool temperatures in recent weeks, and they're only forecast to get colder in the coming weeks. Is your furnace blowing air that's cool, or even downright cold instead of warm air? There are a few factors that may be the cause - some simple, some … [Read more...]

Before You Fire It Up, Read These Furnace Tips

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While it's still fall according to the calendar, it won't be long before winter will officially be here and temperatures will drop. This means most Hayward residents will be turning on the furnace and cranking the temperature up a few notches. However, before you fire up the furnace for the first … [Read more...]