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February 8, 2011

Central Gas Furnace Terms & Definitions

Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency (AFUE): The Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency (AFUE) rating, indicates how well a furnace converts energy into usable heat. The rating is expressed […]
February 1, 2011

Annual Maintenace – The Best Investment to Protect Your Investment

There is nothing better for your heating and/or air conditioning system than annual maintenance. Annual maintenance allows your system to work at peak efficiency year in […]
January 27, 2011

What to Look for Before an Installation

Kirk from North Valley Mechanical lists what any good air conditioning company should look for before installing a new unit.
January 25, 2011

Safety Tips When Dealing With Natural Gas

General Safety Rules When Dealing With Natural Gas Follow directions from the manufacturer for using and taking care of gas appliances. Seek professional help when necessary. […]
January 20, 2011

Arizona Hail Damage

Did you know a damaged coil can greatly affect the efficiency of your heating and cooling equipment? Don’t wait till your Spring AC Checkout if you […]
January 18, 2011

New Furnaces Can Reduce Heating Cost

Heating bills across the country are the highest they have ever been, with out any relief in sight. Even if your older furnace runs, from an […]
January 13, 2011

Are Air Conditioners Good Dehumidifiers?

Although the air conditioner is here almost for a century, the market for the device, especially the domestic market, is seeing a surge that it had […]
January 11, 2011

A “Not-So-Technical” Explanation of How an Air Conditioner Works

An air conditioner is basically a refrigerator without the insulated box. An air conditioner is doing exactly the same thing as your fridge, except it dumps […]
January 6, 2011

Safety Tips for Propate Tank Care During Heavy Snow Conditions

Extraordinary snowfall in the mountains of California, Nevada, and Utah created deep snow that damaged propane pipes and tanks. Consumers trying to clear their roofs pushed […]