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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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What Real Estate Investors Should Know About Their HVAC Systems

What Real Estate Investors Should Know About Their HVAC Systems - Service Champions

HVAC systems take a beating in rental properties if they’re not properly maintained. The same is true of HVAC systems in multi-unit apartments. There are many things that landlords can do to protect the HVAC systems on their rental properties. Performing regular maintenance and checking in regularly with tenants is important. If you’re a property

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Can You Write Off a New HVAC System on Your Taxes?

The 2019 tax season (2018 tax year) is upon us, which means people are trying to find ways to deduct expenses. Curious if you can write off a new HVAC system on your taxes? Are there any other energy-efficiency improvements that qualify for a tax credit? In addition to tax credits for efficiency improvements, you

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How the PG&E Bankruptcy Affects Northern California Homeowners

How the PG&E Bankruptcy Can Affect Northern California Homeowners - Service Champions

On Jan. 14, Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E), the primary gas and electric provider for Northern California, said that it would be filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy due to an estimated $30 billion of liability for wildfires in the state during 2017 and 2018. This news affects our company, our community, and our customers. Here’s what

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What You Need to Know About the EPA HCFC-22 (R-22) Phaseout

What You Need to Know About the EPA HCFC-22 (R-22/Freon®) Phaseout

The most common type of refrigerant used in air conditioning and refrigeration equipment is HCFC-22 (or R-22). If your air conditioner or heat pump was manufactured before 2010, it most likely uses R-22 refrigerant. (You can find out what type of refrigerant your air conditioner or heat pump uses by checking out the nameplate on

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Random Acts of Kindness | Service Champions + KKIQ

Random Acts of Kindness | Service Champions + KKIQ

No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted. – Aesop While responding to customers’ HVAC needs, we’re always looking for ways to help our community, whether they are clients or not. These random acts of kindness add an important dimension to our identity as Service Champions. In addition to providing above-and-beyond customer service, Service Champions encourages

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Service Champions Teams Up with ServiceTitan and GPS Insight

Service Champions introduces GPS integration with ServiceTitan

Starting this week, Service Champions is teaming up with ServiceTitan to provide better service and convenience to our customers and our team. Now you can track your technician on a map like Uber. GPS Tracking and Fleet Management Benefits Live ETAs Have you ever waited around all day for a service technician? Unfortunately, it’s a

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