How Do Air Conditioners Work?

Air conditioners have come a long way. Back when air conditioners were first debuted, in 1902, they were made to only offset humidity. The creator, William Carrier, saw how his invention also cooled the air and decided to keep working on it. After some time, we have the modern air…

The Best Way to Remove a Sink Stopper

When it comes to DIY projects in your home, there are a few things that seem much easier than they truly are. We could give thousands of examples, but the one we’re going with today is your bathroom sink stopper. While some sink stoppers simply pop in and out, a…

Everything You Need to Know About Replacement Windows

New windows offer so much more than just added curb appeal. They can increase your home’s overall energy efficiency, help with noise, and even aid in temperature control. We know there are more than a few options you can consider when looking at new windows, that’s why we created this…

What Are the Parts of an Air Conditioner?

If there’s anything we can agree on, it’s that the summer can be unbearably hot. No matter where you are—Sacramento, the Central Valley, or the Bay Area—the summer is hot, and it is long. During this time, it’s a bit too easy for our homeowners to take their HVAC system…

Best Way to Clean a Showerhead

When you turn the water on in your shower, you expect a nice, steady stream. But what happens when instead you have patchy water and an uneven stream? We all know how that can take away from a perfectly wonderful shower experience. Hard water is a problem for our Sacramento…

What is a Condensate Drain Pan?

The condensate drain pan is a part of your HVAC system with a big job. It protects your home from water damage, mold growth, and system failure. Without it, you would be looking at a lot of HVAC and home problems. Most of our Sacramento and East Bay owners don’t…

Is There a Perfect AC Thermostat Setting for Summer?

The summer in Sacramento is incredibly hot and rapidly approaching. As we’re sure you already know, utility bills can skyrocket during the summer. Every summer we get questions about how to lower utility bills and have a more efficient home. There are ways to do this, but one of the…

Best Way to Change a Showerhead

One of the best ways to make a visual impact to your bathroom is by changing the showerhead. Most home changes can be complicated, however, this one is incredibly easy. Though it’s not painting the walls or installing a new faucet, a new showerhead can totally change the look and…

What is BTU and Why Does it Matter for Air Conditioning?

Like everything else in this world, when it comes to your air conditioning, numbers matter. There are a lot of numbers and terms to keep in mind when making the choice to invest in a new system. There’s EER and SEER ratings. Same goes for amperage and voltage. However, there’s…

My Air Conditioner is Not Turning On

If we’re already feeling the heat that Spring has brought to Sacramento, we can only imagine what this summer will be like. In one word, hot. It’ll be really, really hot. And the heat just doesn’t stop in Sacramento. Our communities in Stockton, Vacaville, and the East Bay also feel…