Helpful Info On AC, Heating, & More

Should You Repair Your AC or Replace It? [Infographic]

Having a working Air Conditioner during the summer months in Northern California is an essential. When you’re caught unexpectedly without that fresh cool air blowing through the vents, it’s easy to go into panic mode because: “Too Hot. Need Air”. Before you make the jump into replacing your entire AC system, or choosing to whip

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How the Smart Home Can Work for You While on Vacation

Smart Thermostat Installation in San Jose

Smart homes have been around for 20 years, but recent developments in technology have greatly improved them. Remote devices now control more than lights and thermostats. Now it’s easy to watch and control smart devices on your smartphone or tablet. That means you’re in charge even when you’re away from the house — which comes

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My Air Conditioner Won’t Turn On

My Air Conditioner Won’t Turn On - Service Champions

There are few things more frustrating than your air conditioning system not working when you need it. What do you do if your AC won’t turn on? There are 5 likely culprits when your air conditioning system won’t turn on. Some you can check yourself, and some you should call a professional to safely evaluate

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How to Lose Your HVAC Warranty

Many people don’t realize it, but it’s pretty easy to forfeit your HVAC warranty claims. You don’t want to find out that you made a stupid mistake and ended up voiding your warranty after the fact. HVAC systems are expensive, complicated machines. Be proactive and learn how to maintain your HVAC system and the manufacturer’s warranty that

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Breathe Clean, Healthy Air This Spring

Breathe Clean, Healthy Air This Spring - Service Champions

We know cleanliness in our homes is a good thing. We use hand sanitizers, water filtration systems, buy bottled water, and use eco-friendly cleaning products… but do we ever think of the air we breathe within our own walls? We’ve learned to avoid second-hand smoke, the dangers of big-city smog, and factory emissions, yet the

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How to Change an HVAC Air Filter

How to Change an HVAC Air Filter - Service Champions

It’s March, and while it’s not quite time for spring cleaning, it is time to take a look at your air filter (and schedule professional HVAC maintenance). It’s important to check your HVAC system’s air filter every 30 days and clean or replace it every 1 – 3 months.  You can get a sense of all the floating particulates in

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The Solution to Springtime Allergies

The Solution to Springtime Allergies - Service Champions

The starts of spring is synonymous with seasonal allergies. Beginning in March, asthma and allergies symptoms flare up, including sneezing, itching, and stuffy noses. In the springtime alone, hay fever — an allergy to pollens, dust mites, molds, or animal hair — affects 30 to 60 million people in the United States. Allergens enter the home by means of household products,

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