AZ Air Conditioning and Heating Blog : Archive for July, 2015

3 Reasons to Get Your Heater Checked Now

Monday, July 27th, 2015

Here in Los Angeles, air conditioning is the name of the game during the hot summer months. High temperatures demand that we focus on our AC systems and leave the heaters for another day. Unfortunately, “another day” has a way of getting here all too soon, and even in a warm city like LA, you need a good heater to stay warm on those chilly winter nights. A maintenance session for your heating system now, when you don’t need your heater, can do a number of great things for you, all of which boil down to saving you money. Here are 3 specific reasons to get your heater checked now.

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Is a Tankless Water Heater Right for Me?

Monday, July 20th, 2015

If you live in Los Angeles, CA, chances are your home has a traditional tanked water heater. They’ve been stalwarts for most houses built in the last fifty years – which includes a lot of Southern California homes – and remain a sensible and reliable system for yours. However, if you’re looking to replace an old water heater with a new one, or you’re just dissatisfied with the one you have, you may want to decide if a tankless water heater is right for you. The answers vary, but a few basic facts can help you make up your mind.

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3 Kinds of Air Filtration System

Monday, July 13th, 2015

Los Angeles, CA has plenty of hot days for residents to contend with, which is why we rely on our air conditioners to keep our homes comfortable. But they’re not the only weapon you have in this fight. Indoor air quality plays a huge role in your household comfort as well, and you need to look out for high dust levels, pollen and mold, and varying levels of humidity as well. An air filtration system, working alongside your air conditioner, is an excellent way to address these problems. Here are 3 specific types for you to consider.

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How Can I Tell When I Need Repiping?

Tuesday, July 7th, 2015

Repiping is the process whereby older or damaged pipes are replaced with new ones in your home. In some cases, a whole-house repiping is in order – usually with older houses whose pipes no longer meet housing codes – but most of the time, repiping takes place on a smaller scale by replacing only sections of pipe that need it. Here in Los Angeles, CA, homeowners might not be able to tell when their plumbing needs repiping. A few common-sense guidelines can help you make that decision.

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3 Advantages of a Tankless Water Heater

Monday, July 6th, 2015

We live in Los Angeles, CA, which means we’re not afraid to color outside the lines sometimes. This can apply to your household appliances as well as more dynamic forms of creativity. Take your water heater for instance. Most people think of it as the dull-yet-dependable cylinder in their garage or basement, quietly doing its job without much fuss. It’s a dependable system, but it’s not the only one available. Tankless water heaters, though costing a little more to install, can provide numerous advantages over traditional models. We’ve listed three of those benefits below, which you should think about while considering installation.

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