03 Apr 2019

ow to prepare your hvac for spring - Clarke & Rush
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text bb_tab_container=""] How to Prepare Your HVAC Unit for Spring Spring is a time of transition from the colder months of the year to the warmer ones. This season provides an excellent chance for you not only get started on spring cleaning but also gives you a chance to get your HVAC unit ready for summer. Our experts at Clarke & Rush compiled a chec...

20 Mar 2019

Furnace Maintenance in Sacramento - Clarke & Rush
Furnace Maintenance: How Often? You may be wondering whether it is really necessary for you to fork out extra money to have your furnace inspected and serviced each year on top of your other finances. In this article, Clarke & Rush explains whether annual furnace maintenance is needed. Is the Annual Tune-Up Necessary? The first reason why it is advisable to have your furnace tuned...

06 Mar 2019

Clarke & Rush - Which thermostat setting is better?
Which Thermostat Setting Is Better? HVAC thermostats now come with so many functions. However, not all homeowners understand the different functions on the thermostat, such as the fan’s “on” or “auto” setting. So, which thermostat setting is better? In this article, we’re explaining thermostat settings so you can set your thermostat to better your needs. What Does the “On” and “Auto” ...

13 Feb 2019

SAVE ON YOUR HOME HEATING BILL THIS WINTER - Clarke & Rush
Save on Your Home Heating Bill This Winter Winter in Sacramento normally causes some anxiety in many homeowners. We can always expect to see a higher PG&E bill this time of year due to increased energy consumption. One of the expenses we sacrifice to keep our home warm. However, there’s no need to worry about the energy bill if you can reduce the cost of heating your home. Read on ...

01 Feb 2018

geothermal heat pump maintenance
We at Clarke & Rush fully endorse the use of a geothermal heat pump for your Sacramento home. They provide the highest tier of efficiency available, are versatile, and allow for plenty of heating and cooling in your California home. But like any good machine, they require some proper care and maintenance in order to stay in optimal working condition. We’re not saying that you have...

01 Feb 2018

air conditioner noises that signal a problem
Except for the muffled whoosh of cool, blowing air, any other sounds being made by your air conditioner will probably grab your attention. In general, a correctly functioning air conditioning unit is designed to not disturb household peace and quiet, so when something sounds out of the ordinary, it is very noticeable. Here are some atypical sounds you may hear from your air conditioner, ...

14 Aug 2017

ac maintenance
Air Conditioning Maintenance Contractor in Sacramento Everyone knows they should clean the air filters on their heating and air conditioning units, but is it really worth it? There are so many tasks that must be accomplished around the home, no one wants to add anything to their never-ending to-do list unless it has some actual benefit. Changing your air filter is simple through the hel...

05 May 2017

hvac efficiency
Sacramento HVAC Contractor Explains Heating, Ventilation and AC Efficiency In the summer of 2014, the US Department of Energy (DOE) confirmed new regulations on the efficiency standards for heating, ventilation, and air conditioning equipment for residential and commercial use. These changes went into effect January 1, 2015 but there is an 18-month grace period for distributors to sell ...