Considering A New Furnace For Your Bay Area Home?

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Eventually, furnaces wear out, and you're forced to get a new one. This is especially true for those in San Francisco and surrounding cities in Northern California, where temperatures get a bit chillier than for those South of us. If you do find it's time for a new furnace, you may notice some … [Read more...]

Replacing Furnace Filters All The Time? Guidance For Homeowners

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For some homeowners in the Peninsula or San Francisco area it may seem like you have to replace your furnace filter more often than you should. Maybe you've noticed airflow doesn't seem as strong as it once did. There are a few issues that may be causing this problem, which we'll talk about below. … [Read more...]

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 Heating Or Cooling Your Home Related To Pest Infestations?

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Most homeowners in the San Francisco Bay Area don't associate their HVAC systems with pest infestations, however the two can be related. While you may not be aware of it, there must be some level of exchange of the air inside and outside your home in order for your heating and cooling system to … [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...]

Time To Replace The Heating System In Your Bay Area Home?

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Whether you live in Hayward, San Mateo, or anywhere else in the San Francisco Bay Area there comes a time when you need to replace the heating system in your home. Like any other equipment, your furnace won't last forever, although it would be great if it would! However, you can extend the life of … [Read more...]