What is a Two Stage Furnace, How Does it Work and is it Right for You?

What is a Two Stage Furnace, How Does it Work and is it Right for You?

What is a two-stage furnace?  Contractors like to throw around technical words and specifications when they are making a sale, and HVAC contractors are no exception.  We sometimes get asked...
Furnace Heat Exchangers - What is a Heat Exchanger in a Furnace?

Furnace Heat Exchangers - What is a Heat Exchanger in a Furnace?

Modern air conditioners and furnaces can be complex pieces of machinery.  It is not uncommon for HVAC contractors (what does HVAC stand for?) to throw around technical terms and parts, either be...

Lennox vs Carrier Furnace Review - A Consumer Guide to Buying a Furnace

Lennox vs Carrier Furnace Review - A Consumer Guide to Buying a Furnace

Those of you who read our articles regularly, know that we are a small, U.S. Veteran-Owned company in Southern California, and pride ourselves in giving people honest, straight answers to their quest...

Furnace Not Blowing Air?  Furnace Troubleshooting Guide from ASM

Furnace Not Blowing Air? Furnace Troubleshooting Guide from ASM

If you’ve read our articles, then you know that we are a small, U.S. Veteran-Owned heating and air conditioning company, and pride ourselves on giving people honest, straight answers to their ...

Do Electrostatic Air Filters Work?  The Pros and Cons of Washable Furnace Filters.

Do Electrostatic Air Filters Work? The Pros and Cons of Washable Furnace Filters.

There are many types of air filters on the market these days, but which one is best?  We are often asked the question, do electrostatic air filters work?  The real answer is, it depends. &#...

Heat Pump vs Furnace - The Pros and Cons of Each Heating Type

Heat Pump vs Furnace - The Pros and Cons of Each Heating Type

The heat pump vs furnace debate has been going for a while, so which is best?  For those that are still learning, there are typically two types of heating systems to choose from: furnac...

What Type of Insulation Should I Use in my Attic and How Much?  A Guide to Insulation.

What Type of Insulation Should I Use in my Attic and How Much? A Guide to Insulation.

Figuring out what type of insulation to use can be tricky and as HVAC contractors we are often asked, “what type of insulation should I use in my attic?”  As with many of these que...

Is Dirty Sock Syndrome Dangerous? What is It and How Do I Fix It?

Is Dirty Sock Syndrome Dangerous? What is It and How Do I Fix It?

honeywell Those of you who read our articles regularly, know that we are a small, U.S. Veteran-Owned company in Southern California, and pride ourselves in giving people honest, straight answers to t...

Heater Blowing Cold Air?  Furnace Troubleshooting from ASM.

Heater Blowing Cold Air? Furnace Troubleshooting from ASM.

You might think that a heater blowing cold air is not a common problem for a Santa Clarita heater repair company, but this one was emailed to us by Jeff over in Redlands where it can g...

Air Conditioning near Los Angeles - Do it yourself Air Conditioning tips

Air Conditioning near Los Angeles - Do it yourself Air Conditioning tips

Air conditioning in the winter?  No, not exactly…but it’s that time of the year near Los Angeles that those pesky overnight frosts can start to take their toll, and often times peo...