Are You Adjusting Your Thermostat Too Frequently?

Homeowner's hand using phone to adjust the temperature of the smart thermostat in the background

In the quest for a comfortable indoor environment, one piece of equipment plays a pivotal role — the thermostat. However, have you ever stopped to think about how often you adjust your thermostat? While it might seem like a trivial detail, the frequency at which you alter your thermostat settings can have significant implications on […]

How Often Should the Furnace Filter Be Changed?

Homeowner changing air filter in their furnace

Most heating and air conditioning systems have air filters. These filters are designed to trap and remove airborne particles, ensuring that you only receive clean and contaminant-free air. Plus, your furnace will be able to function without any obstructions. Unfortunately, since the air filter is tucked away from sight, it’s easy to forget that you’re […]

5 Signs It’s Time to Replace Your Furnace

A woman looking cold with a blanket as she sits on a couch.

When temperatures drop, you count on your furnace to heat your home without a hitch. After all, there’s no better feeling than cranking up the thermostat and curling up on a chilly day. Although your furnace is designed to stick with you through thick and thin for many years, it’s important to know that this […]

5 Symptoms of Dirty Furnace Burners

Furnace burners with blue flames in a Ventura, CA home.

During the chilliest nights of the year, you go to sleep, hoping that your furnace will keep you warm, comfortable, and content until the next morning. However, if you don’t take care of your furnace, you can experience unexpected bumps in the road—including a lack of heat.

HVAC Air Filter Buying Guide

An HVAC air filter being installed in a Simi Valley, CA, home.

Is it time to replace your HVAC system’s air filter? If your current air filter is dirty, clogged, or hasn’t been changed in at least three months, you’re most likely due for a replacement. However, if you’re a first-time homeowner or have never bought an air filter, you might not know what to look for. […]