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Before the cold weather arrives, it's smart for you to make sure that your heating system is working efficiently to avoid problems...
Generally, the fall and spring are ideal times for preventative maintenance...
Turning your thermostat settings up a few degrees while you are gone on your summer vacation...
Many homeowners have units which use R22– but what does this mean?
Does my AC need regular maintenance? Let’s see...
There are maintenance procedures that you can carry out yourself to ensure that your AC is optimized for best performance during this hot season...
Air Zone Cooling and Heating Inc. is proud to announce that it has earned the home service industry’s coveted Angie’s List Super Service Award (SSA). This award honors service professionals who have maintained exceptional service ratings and reviews on Angie’s List in 2017....
Spring has sprung and with that comes warmer weather. But before you switch on your AC unit, there are a few steps you should take to ensure it’s running efficiently.
With the wagging tails, playing and countless petting, pets can cause a few issues with air quality in regards to your HVAC system...
Here are a few factors to consider when deciding to change your home’s air filter...
There could be numerous reasons why your furnace is blowing out air that’s not hot and we are here to address a few of them....
While having no heat in the dead of winter is no joke, you might be able to avoid that very expensive call to your heating repairman by troubleshooting some of the most common reasons your room is cold....
To ensure that your furnace is ready for the cold winter months, there are several tips that should be followed...
With temperatures soaring dog days of summer, the last thing one needs is a broken air conditioner that is not working efficiently...
A well-maintained air conditioning unit will not only help to increase its lifespan but will save on energy costs....
Having an idea of the kind of malfunctioning problems an air conditioning unit can help determine if contacting a professional is needed. Here are some of the most common AC unit malfunctions:
Air conditioning is a marvelous invention, allowing you and your family to remain comfortable even when it's sweltering outside...
It is best to be proactive rather than reactive when you are preparing your HVAC system for the upcoming summer weather....
A yearly furnace inspection can prevent a furnace from malfunctioning or stop working suddenly during the cold months. Here are just a few reasons why an annual furnace checkup is beneficial for your home....
Indoor air quality should be high on your list when it comes to health concerns and the overall comfort of your home. Many things can have an impact on indoor air quality, but the main component is your furnace...
When preparing your furnace for the winter, the first thing you should do is check your filter and replace it as necessary. You should also change your thermostat so it is now in heating mode, rather than cooling mode like it may have been before....
It's 100 degrees and your AC just went out. Now you face a miserable wait for a technician while the temperature in your home creeps upwards towards "uninhabitable."
With the temperatures rising as the dog days of Summer approach, we all turn on the air conditioning and try to hide from the sweltering heat. At the same time, our electric bills shoot through the roof. What can you do to lower your energy demand this summer without suffering through a heat wave?
During the brutal heat of the summer months, the last thing you need is walking into your home after a long day and finding out your AC unit isn't working. Before you find yourself saddled with a failed AC unit, pay attention to the sounds and signs that it is giving you.
There are some easy ways to cut your air conditioning costs down without suffering through Las Vegas' hot evenings. Even if the heat wave hasn't hit, you can start preparing now.
A common question for many homeowners today is "When should I replace my furnace?" It can be very costly to replace a furnace, so there may be times that repair seems like the better alternative. However, there are three situations that spell out a clear need for a furnace replacement.
If your furnace is running constantly but your house still doesn’t seem comfortable, it could be time to make some changes. Check out these three tips for bringing down high heating bills.
Annual tune-ups help air conditioners run more efficiently and help increase the lifespan of the air conditioner. Learn why fall is a great time to schedule your annual AC maintenance.
Air conditioners can freeze for a variety of reasons, but it most commonly occurs when there is a blockage within the system that prevents air from properly flowing through the various AC components, as well as when Freon levels are too low.
For many people the sound of the air conditioner running in summer means only two things, the first being relief from the heat, the second is the sound of cash flying out of their wallets to pay for it
Preventative maintenance can alleviate the likelihood that your air conditioner will fail at a time when you need it most.
Schedule Your Las Vegas AC Repair Tune up and you’re ready To Save Money before hot weather!
Furnaces can blow cold air for a number of reasons, and you might be able to fix the problem without the help of a professional.
Turning on your furnace for the first time in months, only to feel cold air blowing from your vents, can cause you to panic. Don’t let yourself get overwhelmed, check out these 4 common reasons why your furnace isn’t working.
In the same way that you would perform regular maintenance on your car, performing maintenance on your furnace is necessary to ensure that it is prepared to function perfectly whenever you need it.
Researching an air and heating contractor's background is one of the key things to do prior to making a hire. Here are our guidelines on how to find the right contractor for you.
Finding a honest, reliable, and professional heating contractor is important. Make sure you are comfortable with who you hire, trust is an important part of making the process easy for you and the contractor.
When you can make educated decisions, you can avoid high or unnecessary air conditioning repair costs. Here are some of the most common air conditioning problems.
Keeping cool in the heat is important, and one of the ways that can be accomplished is through air conditioning. These appliances have to be carefully maintained in order to continue functioning properly.
Raise the thermostat's temperature. Increasing your thermostat while you are away from home, and at night, can help you lower the air conditioner's cost by 5 to 55 percent.
Central air conditioning has come a long way over the decades, and is now considered standard equipment in many homes. Roughly 88 percent of all new construction projects every year include air conditioning.
An air conditioner has various components that help it operate, such as Freon. Freon is a chemical based refrigerant. It converts gas to liquid and transfers heat from the home.
The warmer months are a welcomed change to months of winter. Unfortunately, the hotter temperatures mean running your air conditioning to keep your home comfortable.
For many homes in the Las Vegas, Nevada area, the heating and cooling system is an integral part of daily living. With freezing conditions in the winter and sweltering 100-degree temperatures come summer, your HVAC system may run for most of the year.
Spring Air Conditioning 20-Point Maintenance Checklist.
Everyone dreams of the weather warming up, turning on their air conditioning to cool down the whole house and feeling the breeze flow everywhere.
Regular maintenance will help increase the life of the furnace. Additionally, substandard maintenance can be dangerous. Furnaces that are not properly maintained are more subject to gas leaks. Here are ten tips for keeping your gas furnace in optimum condition.
For the most part, heating systems are simple to maintain and do not cause many problems. Maintaining them properly is the key to keeping them operating efficiently. There are a few tasks you need to perform on a regular basis to ensure that your heating system does not break down when you need it the most.
You will see in our blog history, we have discussed SEER efficiency ratings various times. There are actually more than one type of frequently used efficiency ratings for heating and cooling equipment.
Scheduling preventative maintenance for your heater on an annual basis ensures that the system will run consistently and efficiently during the cold months of the year.
A good heat pump can help keep your home comfortable in regions where the temperature rarely drops below 40 degrees Fahrenheit. The pump combines both air conditioning and heating and is an efficient way to regulate temperatures in your home.
Finding a comfortable yet energy efficient setting for your thermostat can be a challenge. Perhaps not everyone can agree on the setting, or you’re worried about high utility bills. These tips will help you enjoy lower utility bills, comfort, and improved energy efficiency this winter.
Your home is that one place where you spend a huge part of your day. Needless to say, it has to be comfortable and welcoming. But there are times when external factors ruin your comfort like the current times.
We service a lot of homeowners throughout Las Vegas and we tend to get similar questions when it comes to their heating repair. You may have some of the same questions; so here our answers to those common questions.
When the temperature drops in the wintertime, you want to know that your furnace is ready to heat the home and keep you cozy. Unfortunately, it is likely that you will experience furnace problems at some point.
You want your home to be warm and you want it to be ventilated, but you don’t want air escaping. Here are a few tips you could use.
Did you know heat related fires are the second leading cause of fires in homes in the U.S.? This post includes tips provided by the Red Cross to help you prevent a fire in your home.
Is the heating and cooling in your home uneven. This could be a sign that it’s time for repair. Find out why.
Yes, heating repair could be costly. But this doesn’t necessarily mean you should automatically go for the cheapest heating repair contractor. Learn why this could be a mistake. It’s cliche but true, “You get what you pay for.”
Do you really understand the components that make up your heating system? We’ve listed them here so you know exactly what your technician is referring to when discussing your heating system.
It’s getting chilly out there! Here are 5 tips to prepare your heating system for the Las Vegas winter.
Before you wrench your air conditioning unit out of your window and dump it onto your truck in anticipation of a trip to the landfill, wait and learn.
There are two types of capacitors used in both heating and cooling systems and their main purpose is to temporarily store electrical charges. The two types are run and start capacitors. Run capacitors are used in furnaces, heat pumps and air conditioners.
Replacing a home’s central air unit is a big investment, so homeowners should look for a few signs to let them know it’s time to replace the system.
Before sacrificing comfort, a pursuit of methods to reduce energy costs with air conditioning must be considered.
Ducts are used in many air conditioning systems to move cooled air throughout your home. Issues may arise as cooled air moves through the ductworks of your home.
Although homeowners should almost always opt for air conditioning specialists who are trained with repairs and installations, there are some things that homeowners can do to help their air conditioning unit themselves before they call a professional.
An old-fashioned manual-dial thermostat is costing you money, but it’s a quick and simple project to upgrade to a new programmable one.
Being inside a hot house without air conditioning is one of the most uncomfortable things in the world. The piercing hot Las Vegas sun can be difficult to deal with and the accompanying bills that come with high air conditioning usage can break almost anyone’s piggy bank.
In order for an air conditioner to be able to function efficiently, being able to push air between each room of your Las Vegas home by allowing air to flow through the evaporator and then out the vent slits, it needs to be properly cleaned
Energy costs can seem unbearable, and keeping a Las Vegas home a decent temperature can seem fiscally impossible. With energy costs continuing to soar, homeowners may want to turn to other methods to help keep their homes cooler and comfortable.
As the weather starts heating up in Las Vegas, everyone turns to their air conditioning for some relief from the stifling heat and humidity. In order for the unit to provide relief, be energy efficient, and work properly, it needs to be functioning.
As you know, the Las Vegas heat can be pretty extreme. So extreme than one of the main reasons for hospital visits in Las Vegas is dehydration. In addition to keeping your air conditioning system maintained, here are some do’s and don’ts for surviving the heat!
Our goal is to keep our customers informed. When you are informed, you can avoid high or unnecessary Las Vegas air conditioning repair costs. Here are some of the most common air conditioning problems.
Your air conditioner is a machine that takes heat from your house and dumps it outside by using five interrelated components.
If you are planning on tackling an air conditioning repair, there are several air conditioning tools that can make the job easier and much more efficient.
While a variety of top air conditioning brands are installed throughout Las Vegas, there are some common air conditioning problems that occur.
Spring is in the air! It’s that time of year for your air conditioning system to be serviced.
With the high cost of electricity for houses, the demand for energy efficient air conditioners has dramatically increased around the world.
Have you noticed a big difference in air conditioning prices when shopping for a unit to cool off your house? While air conditioners are moderately expensive, not all of the low cost or high cost air conditioners are cost-effective over the long run.
The last few weeks we have been discussing filtering out bad health and repair costs for your furnace. If you missed any of our three-part series, please visit part 1, Using and Replacing Furnace Filters, and part 2, Learn to Replace or Clean Your Furnace Filter.
Before attempting to replace and clean your furnace filter, it is important to turn off your heating system. To replace or clean your furnace filter, find the service panel of the system and remove the cover.
It is important for you to use furnace filters as they help decrease the release of allergens like pollen and dust through your heating system.
Heat pump repairs can be inconvenient and expensive, but there is some good news. Not every heat pump repair requires calling in a professional. There are some heat pump fixes you can do yourself without incurring the cost of calling out a repair person
To truly understand the green heating concepts, you need to understand the basic definition of “green” in terms of the environment and related products. When a product like a heating system is deemed “green,” this means that there are no environmental earth-based materials destroyed in the process.
Programmable thermostats can store six or more temperature settings a day that you can manually override without affecting the rest of the daily or weekly program.
Thermostats are an important element to your air conditioning and heating system. A thermostat is a device installed in coalition to your system and controls your homes climate according to the desired set temperature.
If you want your Las Vegas heating system to run optimally and last for years, you will have to conduct some routine maintenance on your furnace. Faulty settings, dirty filters and congested burners can all wreck havoc on the efficiency and operation of a furnace.
There was a time not too long ago that words “heat pump” and “environmentally friendly” did not go together at all. Heat pumps had a reputation for being terrible for the environment and for being a horribly inefficient way to heat and cool your home.
Investing in a heat pump is an important decision. Although heat pumps can save you money over time, the initial investment is a large one. For that reason, it is absolutely critical that you choose a qualified and reputable Las Vegas contractor to handle the installation.
Some people live in areas that experience distinct seasons that require separate air conditioning and heating systems for their cooling and heating needs.
Fall is here! You depend on your heater to maintain your family’s comfort during cold winter months. It’s time to think about your Las Vegas heating maintenance. Fall is the best time to arrange a preventative maintenance or to replace your old unit for a high efficiency unit.
Do you really know how your home is heated right now? Most people don’t even think about it. After all, they have a thermostat to control their home’s climate for optimal comfort.
Winter, Christmas, New Years – it kind of all hits you at the same time. I am sure you would appreciate saving a buck here and there. Here are three tips to slash those heating bills this winter.
Fall and winter months are headed our way along with the cold Las Vegas air. Instead of cranking up our air conditioning systems, we will become dependent on heating systems to keep us warm. Reducing your energy bill may still be a concern for you during the winter months.
When should you move from your current air conditioner to a newer model? Is there a right time to make the switch? There are several circumstances that demand the replacement of an air conditioner with a new unit.
If you are building a home or have an existing home that you want to add air conditioning to, working with air conditioning contractors is the best way to go to ensure that you have a professionally installed and trouble free system.
Air conditioning is an essential part of home improvement, when the temperature rises outside; all of us try to find comfort and coolness in our homes. You will see a variety of air conditioning models that are designed to suit the needs and requirements of different people.
There are a great number of air conditioning repair options that are fairly straight forward and easy to do for the average handyman, however there are also some aspects to air conditioning repair that should be well understood before starting any repair project.
Running the air conditioner can be expensive these days so you might start rooting for a short summer. Energy prices are high and luckily there are a few easy things you can do to decrease energy consumption when you need to cool things down.
If you have ceiling fans in your home, turn them on to stay cooler in the summertime. Make sure the fan is in the forward setting, this way you will get a really nice downward breeze keeping you cool and comfortable.