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...]

Heating System Tips For San Francisco Bay Area Homeowners

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While temperatures in the San Jose and San Francisco Bay Area don't typically drop too drastically during winter months, you never know what Mother Nature will bring about with climate change! Being comfortable is something we all take for granted, until something goes wrong. How many times do you … [Read more...]

Heating Your Home In Winter – Don’t Put Off Repairs/Maintenance!

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While temperatures aren't typically super cold during winter months in Contra Costa County, there are times it can get downright cold, and heating your home suddenly becomes very important! Is your furnace or heater in good working order? Just like any other equipment, regular maintenance and … [Read more...]

San Francisco HVAC – It’s Fall, Time For Furnace Maintenance!

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Lots of homeowners in the San Francisco Bay Area either don't have an HVAC system or don't use the one they have regularly due to mild temperatures much of the year. However, if you do have a furnace or HVAC system to provide cool or warm air depending on the season, it's time for maintenance! One … [Read more...]

Winter Energy Bills Most Expensive For Bay Area Homeowners

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Many Bay Area homeowners may not be aware that heating a home during winter months actually costs more than cooling it at other times. The cool, wet weather we've experienced lately brings on the need to use our furnaces or heating systems. Even though we typically have mild winters, there are … [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...]

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...]

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...]