Topic: HVAC

Getting Your Air Conditioner Ready for Summer

SAN MATEO − As we head into summer, it’s a good time to check your air conditioning equipment and make sure it’s running as cleanly and efficiently as possible. Start by checking your air filter; if it’s dirty, replace it before you…Read More

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Video: Annual Air Conditioning Maintenance

SAN MATEO − Host, Sarah Rutan: As the warm summer weather sets in, it’s time to get your air conditioner primed for optimum performance. Today we’re in San Mateo with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor Ricardo Valderrama of Bayhill Heat & Air to learn…Read More

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Video: What’s in an HVAC Estimate?

DUBLIN – Host, Sarah Rutan: When reading an estimate for a new heating and cooling system, there are several things you should be looking for. Today we’re in Dublin with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor Steve Moore of Moore Mechanical to learn more….Read More

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Addressing the “Big Picture” with HVAC Estimates

DUBLIN – When getting an estimate for a new heating, cooling and ventilation system, make sure it addresses the big picture. First of all, the estimate should address all aspects of system operation, not just the HVAC unit itself. The estimate…Read More

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Video: Consequences of HVAC System Neglect

PACHECO – Host, Sarah Rutan: Even if your old HVAC system is still functional, if you haven’t maintained it, you could be headed for an adverse situation. Today we’re in Pacheco with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor Norman Grimes of Connolly Heating and…Read More

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Rick Lazzarini: A Joint Venture

REDWOOD CITY – When asked how he became the owner of an HVAC company, Rick Lazzarini says it was a joint venture. “I started Degree HVAC in 2005 with my business partner, Trini Gudino. We originally met in trade school, where…Read More

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Video: Programmable Thermostat Advantages

CONCORD − Host, Sarah Rutan: If you want to save time and money with your HVAC system, your first step should be to get a programmable thermostat. To learn more, we’re in Concord with Danielle Jones of Hometown Heating & Air Conditioning,…Read More

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Benefits of a Programmable Thermostat

CONCORD − If you’re looking for an economical way to save energy with your HVAC system, consider installing a programmable thermostat. Not only can a programmable thermostat reduce your heating and cooling bills, it can also simplify your daily routine and increase…Read More

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Video: Reducing HVAC Costs with Solar

MOUNTAIN VIEW – Host, Sarah Rutan: If you’re switching to solar energy, you’ll be glad to know there’s a way to reduce your heating and cooling costs in the process. Today we’re in Mountain View with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor Joe Calvey…Read More

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Heat Pumps for HVAC

MOUNTAIN VIEW – A lot of homeowners are interested in lowering their gas bills, especially when it comes to running their heating and cooling systems. One great option for those who have or are planning to install solar energy systems is…Read More

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