Why Is my Air Conditioner So Loud?

Making Sense of the Noises Made by Your Air Conditioner If you’re reading this post, it’s probably because your AC is making some crazy noises lately that you’re not used to.  Or you just moved into a house and the AC has never been used until now, and of course now it’s making strange noises. […]

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How Long Should My Central Air Conditioner Last?

Getting the Most Out of Your AC System in the Sacramento Valley How long is your central air conditioner designed to last?  Have you ever heard of “programmed obsolescence” or “designed obsolescence?”  If you haven’t, it really plays a big factor in the way this question is answered. How Long Should my Air Conditioner Last? […]

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What’s the Required Service Area for HVAC Installations?

Installing Equipment Safely and to Code for our Sacramento Customers When we install HVAC equipment in people’s homes, there is a code that covers how much service area there needs to be in front of the equipment.  That’s what we are talking about today on Code Corner.  Let’s take a look at what the codes […]

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Are there any rebates for a new air conditioner in 2019?

SMUD Rebates for HVAC in Sacramento Did you know that our local utility company offers rebates for air conditioners installed in 2019?  It’s true!  If you live in Sacramento county here in California, you are connected to the electrical grid that belongs to SMUD.  SMUD is offering 400- and 500-dollar rebates, and you can get […]

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