If you’re like many homeowners, you worry about your utility costs. Having the right size heat pump for your home can make your unit more efficient and less expensive to run. If you’re in the market for a Mitsubishi heat pump installation, you can try to determine the right size unit on your own or you can ask one of our professionals to accurately size the unit based on multiple factors. Continue reading
Do You Really Need Air Duct Cleaning?
You’ve seen the commercials for air duct cleaning in the Bay Area. “Studies show that air duct cleaning improves your health…” According to The Washington Post, “the evidence does not support (those) claims. … In fact, the little independent research performed on duct cleaning indicates that the process stirs up so much dust that it creates a bigger problem than it solves.” If the air quality in your home isn’t working for you, maybe duct cleaning can help, maybe it won’t. Here’s what to know. Continue reading
The Best HVAC Services in the Bay Area Weigh In – Do You NEED AC?
Ever wondered why your home in the Bay Area doesn’t have central air conditioning? In the early 1970s, the area rarely had temperatures over 85 degrees, maybe 5 days a year. Today, some of the cities in the Bay Area have 15 or more days with temperatures higher than 85, making it more uncomfortable. If you’re looking for the best air conditioning companies, put Element Home Solutions at the top of the list. Here are some things to consider about installing air conditioning in your home. Continue reading
Ideally, your air conditioner should be serviced regularly if you want to keep it working when you need it. However, you still need to know when to have your system serviced. While you might be tempted to only call an AC service only when your unit is breaking down, those kinds of repair bills will get expensive. You might have fewer visits from an HVAC contractor, but you will end up paying more for a functional air conditioner in the long run. Continue reading