What Are the Best Windows for Summer Insulation in California?

Summertime can get kind of expensive in Northern California—there’s just no way around it. It gets so hot during the afternoons here that we often have to close our windows and run our air conditioners on full blast. A lot of people think that it’s the air conditioner that really…

What Happens If You Don’t Use an Air Filter in Your AC Unit?

My cousin Dan is dealing with not one, not two, but three teenage sons—all of whom have active social lives and play sports. For a while, Dan was a full-time chauffeur, constantly driving them all around to their many social and recreational obligations. Recently, though, they’ve gotten old enough to…

HERO Program Air Conditioner Funding Options: An FAQ for Homeowners

I personally have never been one who enjoys going out and spending a whole bunch of his money all at the same time. To be quite honest with you, I’m kind of a frugal sort who always agonizes over the major choices that I have to make. It’s served me…