Does My Air Conditioner Need A Recharge?

Air conditioning unit

Bigham’s One Hour Heating and Air Conditioning receives calls year-round from residents in the Bay Area asking about why their air conditioners are failing. A common problem is a lack of refrigerant,…

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Why Won’t My Outdoor Air Conditioning Unit Shut Off?

Air conditioning unit

An outdoor air conditioner that won’t shut off can occur on central air conditioning systems or on heat pumps when in cooling mode. This is an issue that you’ll want to solve…

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Why Air Quality Matters

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When it comes to indoor air filtration and circulation needs, most people think they only need to service their cooling and heating systems. However, the air quality in your home can have a…

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The benefits of HVAC maintenance

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Most people think they only need to service and schedule maintenance on their HVAC systems when their system suddenly stops working or while an issue arises. However, pre-season HVAC maintenance in both, the…

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What are Heat Pumps and Are They a Good Choice for Your Home?

heat pumps

Heating and cooling systems have certainly evolved over time and there are several options for your home. For heating systems, the most common type of heating system is a furnace and central air system….

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Why Air Filters Are Necessary In Your Home

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The air we breathe in our homes can have a great impact on your health and overall quality of life. Beyond outside causes of pollution such as smog, air contaminants from everyday…

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How to Avoid Excessive Heating Repair Costs

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The majority of people never call a service technician until their system breaks down or stops working. By this time, the repair is usually inconvenient and can cost hundreds to thousands of…

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Furnace Repairs: What can go wrong and when do you need them?

furnace repairs

Waking up to a freezing home can be very stressful and inconvenient. This often occurs when your furnace goes out. Furnaces are responsible for providing heat to your homes. The most common…

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3 Tips for Maximizing Your Heating System’s Efficiency

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Winter is coming, and along with it will be the low temperatures and higher energy bills for your heating system. Having an efficient heating system is crucial during these months. Not only…

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Programmable Thermostat: Does your thermostat need an upgrade?

programable thermostats

A good portion of energy costs in homes comes from heating and cooling. Therefore, maximizing energy efficiency is a great way to try to reduce energy costs. A Programmable Thermostat is both…

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