California HVAC: Frequently Asked Questions

We service the Greater Redding areas including, Red Bluff, Anderson, Palo Cedro and Shasta Lake City.

You should change or wash your filters every 30 days. This will help to maintain efficiencies in between tune-ups.

NOā€”it does not help or save you money. In fact, it could cost you more than you know. Premature heat chamber failure can occur in the winter if you close off air vents and overheat the system. In the summer, freezing can occur at the indoor coil, causing early compressor failure.Ā  The system is designed to breatheā€”taking air in and pushing air out.

Obviously, all of us have a different tolerance to hot and cold.Ā  To maximize efficiency with your system, set theĀ temperature at 68 degreesĀ in the heating season and at 78 degrees in the cooling season.

Yes, you should maintain your system every six months. Every manufacturer recommends that the system be tuned up every six months to maximize efficiency and extend the life of the system. On extended warranties, this is required.