Command Comfort Blog : Archive for January, 2016

Beware of Short Cycling in Your Heating System

Monday, January 25th, 2016

Heating systems are being used more often than normal here in Cypress, CA, with lower temperatures dominating in recent weeks and much-needed rainfall in Southern California bringing a cooling trend to the weather. Your system has likely seen sparing use in the past few months, but that is changing, and with the demand for your heater going up, it pays to keep an eye out for potential problems that can result in a breakdown (or at least a significant repair bill). Among the most concerning signs is short-cycling, when your heater turns on, then off again rapidly, then on again and so on throughout the day. What causes that and why is it such a problem? Read on for the answers.

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Why Should I Get a New Air Conditioner Now?

Monday, January 18th, 2016

Winter has arrived in Cypress, CA, and while we enjoy warm temperatures year round here, most of us probably aren’t running our air conditioners. This makes it a perfect time to schedule a replacement session for your system: swapping out an older or outdated air conditioner  with a brand new one ready to go next spring. It sounds counter-intuitive to do so now, but it actually makes a lot of sense when you think about the benefits.

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Benefits of Modular Units for Your Commercial HVAC System

Monday, January 11th, 2016

If you own a business or work as the manager of an office building here in Cypress, CA, you know that commercial heating and air conditioning needs differ significantly from residential systems. Besides the need to heat or cool more space, they have to handle the issue of multiple stories, multiple businesses occupying the same building and the specific needs of equipment like computers. Many commercial HVAC systems rely on modular units – multiple units of equal size placed on the roof of the building and added or removed as necessary. The benefits of modular units for your commercial HVAC system cannot be stressed enough.

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Do I Need a Ductless System?

Monday, January 4th, 2016

With cooler temperatures prevalent in Cypress, CA and throughout Southern California, now is the time to consider replacing your old air conditioning system with a new one. Among your options are ductless systems, which provide a number of benefits over more traditional models. If you’re wondering whether you need a ductless system, it behooves you to research how it works and what kinds of benefits it can give you. That can help you decide whether you could use this kind of system or whether your home might be better suited to another one.

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