Action Air’s Home Comfort & Energy Blog

Why You Should Get Your Air Conditioner Size Just Right

Posted on 2017-04-25

Contrary to what many homeowners believe, the size of your air conditioner does matter! However, choosing the right AC system for your home is a slightly complicated process. It involves many factors that determine what size the AC unit needs to be in order to properly cool your home. Most importantly, the system’s energy consumption,…

Do You Know What Energy Efficiency Ratings Mean for You ...

Posted on 2017-04-25

If you recently had a chance to shop around for a new HVAC unit, you might have noticed the strange acronyms in the specifications. Additionally, many brands are using these acronyms to assert their supremacy over their competitors. While you might not care what these acronyms spell, let alone what they mean and how they…

Your Pet(s) and Indoor Air Quality

Posted on 2016-12-29

Pets are often treated like loved members of the family and bring happiness and companionship into your home. Unfortunately pets also bring dander, dirt and hair – causing unwanted allergens to circulate through your house, in turn decreasing your indoor air quality. It is estimated that over 70% of all American households are home to…

How Your Heating System Impacts Indoor Air Quality

Posted on 2016-12-29

In Southern California, when temperatures start to quickly decline, it’s time to get your heating system back in gear. It’s important to consider how running your home’s heating system will affect your indoor air quality, especially when your furnace has been stagnate for the better half of a year. How Your Heating System Works When…

Complete Buyer’s Guide to a New Furnace

Posted on 2016-11-04

Buying a new furnace is a significant investment in your home or commercial building - and a big decision for owners. To get the results you want from your new furnace investment, you should put time and energy into scheduling an evaluation, researching available financing options (including HERO) and rebates, and comparing features, prices, and products.…

This Winter, Don’t Fear Your Furnace!

Posted on 2016-10-23

  It’s important to understand the health and safety hazards of your furnace. Our team of experts provide some valuable information below so you don’t have to Fear Your Furnace this Winter!   Age Risk For Your Furnace Furnaces 10 years or older are especially dangerous since they all have pilot lights. The average life expectancy of…

Action Air is the Proud New Sponsor of the San Diego Gulls!

Posted on 2016-10-20

The San Diego Gulls are a winning team on and off the ice. The Gulls Foundation facilitates and supports programs that produce positive change for children and families throughout Southern California by providing educational opportunities, broadening access to the sport of hockey, and addressing the health and wellness needs within the San Diego community. The Gulls…

Solar Solutions: Solar Panels Help Fight Impact of Meth ...

Posted on 2016-09-23

The impact methane leaks have on the atmosphere is catastrophic - and the US just experienced the worst leak in its history. The natural gas leak that occurred in Aliso Canyon, Los Angeles caused damage to the climate that was even worse than the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010. On October 23,…

VRF: Top Notch Technology and Why It’s Better For You ...

Posted on 2016-09-20

There are many options when it comes to choosing the right air-condition system for your commercial business, but there one system that offers the highest efficiency and increased control-ability. This system is called variable refrigerant flow, or VRF and was recently introduced to the United States. VRF is a configuration of an air-condition system that consists…

The Age of Renewable Energy

Posted on 2016-09-16

The New Age of Energy is using natural resources to generate power. These resources include sunlight, wind, geothermal heat, water / tides, and biomass which are all naturally replenished. Using renewable energy as our source of power has the potential to solve global energy demands and the tomorrow's environmental crisis. We are currently facing many…