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 ...

23 Jan 2019

Common HVAC Odors
Some Sacramento homeowners can go into a panic when they notice abnormal odors coming from their HVAC unit. However, not all HVAC odors signify that there is a major defect that will be costly to fix. Here are some common HVAC odors and what they signify for your unit. Use this information to make the most appropriate decision about what needs to be done. Common HVAC Odor: Rotten Egg/S...

17 Apr 2018

gas furnaces for home heating
Furnaces are the oldest of all home heating systems, dating back to before the Industrial Revolution, when they principally burned wood or coal. But despite their age, gas furnaces for home heating still remain popular across the U.S. and the rest of North America as ways to provide heat during the winter. With so many technological advances in the HVAC industry during the last hundred y...

12 Apr 2018

sleep better with an energy savings plan
Hot weather is right around the corner. In California, you just can’t take chances with an air conditioning system that isn’t properly maintained. A system breakdown can quickly lead to soaring interior temperatures and unexpected repair costs. As the old adage goes, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” This certainly applies to cooling systems, particularly when temperatur...

20 Feb 2018

3 reasons to go ductless
Any Sacramento homeowner would agree that maintaining the comfortable environment of your home can be challenging- particularly in our hot Summer months. Did you know that a ductless air conditioning system can keep your home and family cool and comfortable without the messy process of installing ductwork? Read on to discover three reason why a ductless system might be the right choice f...

10 Feb 2018

gas vs electric furnaces
Here in Sacramento, we don’t exactly combat blizzards and ice-age weather on a regular basis , but winter still brings some considerable chill. To fight off the cold, your home or business needs to be equipped to handle the weather, no matter what it brings, and that often means a new furnace. When a patron comes to us looking for a furnace installation, we often end up getting the sa...

10 Feb 2018

3 signs you need a new ac unit
There isn’t much that impacts our comfort in our homes more than our HVAC systems. Not only are most of us reliant upon then for the comfort and air quality in our homes, but they can also be incredibly expensive to repair. In this post we discuss three major signs that it may be time to replace the HVAC system in your home. 1. Age: Older Homes Or Older Systems Usually Need Upgrading ...