Action Air’s Home Comfort & Energy Blog

April 07, 2014

Thinking about solar installation, but unsure whether you should buy now or wait for new solar technology? You’re not alone. This is a common question that we are asked, and the answer, in our opinion, is no. There are three major reasons why, which we will discuss in the sections below. The Cost of Waiting…

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April 02, 2014

1st Place $100 Gift Card for Toys R’ Us & 2nd Place $50 Gift Card for Toys R’ Us Click the image above to download and print. Action Air Coloring Contest Rules: Two Categories: 5 years and under. 6 – 10 years old. Each Category will have two winners, a 1st Place and 2nd Place.…

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February 27, 2014

In 2013, solar power had another record year worldwide, with the U.S. leading the way for the first time, overtaking long-time leader, Germany. In addition to record installations in 2013, the industry saw greater financial stability and further decreases in technology costs. So what trends will 2014 bring to the solar industry? Read on below…

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February 12, 2014

If you’ve been following the solar industry for the last few years, you’ve likely heard about how much solar panel prices have declined and the number of installations have skyrocketed. Just how much? Stephen Lacey from Greentech Media provides the numbers: “It took nearly four decades to install 50 gigawatts of PV capacity worldwide. But…

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February 12, 2014

Proper AC maintenance can extend the life of your system and improve the level of efficiency at which your system cools your home. Most homeowners realize the benefit of AC maintenance, but simply forget to schedule routine maintenance appointments until it is too late. The easiest way to keep your air conditioning system working at…

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January 20, 2014

Wondering whether you are able to install solar? The answer is, it depends on your location. There are a number of considerations to make before installing solar. Most importantly: Does My Property Get Adequate Sunlight? Does My HOA Allow Solar Panels? Does My Local Utility Allow Grid-Connected Solar Panel Systems? Do I Live In A…

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January 14, 2014

Thinking about installing solar on your home or business, but worried about cloudy weather preventing energy production? Don’t be! Solar energy systems operate best in direct sunlight, but they will still produce energy on a cloudy day. On a normal cloudy day, there is still enough solar irradiance to allow the panel to produce electricity.…

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January 06, 2014

Visit Greg Gill and Action Air at the San Diego Convention Center this weekend, January 10-12, 2014! Mark your calendar to visit us at the San Diego Spring Home Show this weekend - we would love to meet you! Stop by our booth, #905 and say hello! And make sure to visit The Innovation Stage…

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December 23, 2013

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Doing an annual furnace maintenance check-up every fall and winter from a reputable San Diego area HVAC company is not only a good idea, but a good investment. People don't often think of their HVAC systems as needing to be maintained, but like a car, making sure your cooling and heating system is working correctly…

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December 16, 2013

Considering an energy audit for your home, but not sure if they’re worth it or just a cleverly disguised sales tool? An understandable fear, and sadly, some companies do simply use energy audits as an opportunity to sell you products and services. At Action Air, we do things a bit differently. We give your home…

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