Action Air’s Home Comfort & Energy Blog

November 11, 2013

Are you considering installing or replacing a heat pump at your home in the San Diego area? If so, there are several things that you should consider. As you may know, heat pumps can be an extremely cost-effective way to heat your home, but they do have limitations that make them unattractive in some areas.…

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November 06, 2013

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width="2/3"][vc_single_image image="6823" img_size="full"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/3"][ultimate_modal btn_size="lg" btn_bg_color="#ff9900" modal_on_align="left" btn_text="Schedule AC Tune Up Appointment" modal_size="medium" modal_style="overlay-show-cornershape" overlay_bg_color="#ff9900" overlay_bg_opacity="80" content_bg_color="#00abed" header_bg_color="#183766"][gravityform id=15 title=false description=false ajax=true tabindex=49][/ultimate_modal][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]Do you know what the #1 reason for AC and Heating system failure is? It’s not age. Or brand. Or weather hazards. Or constant adjustments of the thermostat. Nope. The #1 Reason for system…

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October 18, 2013

With the rise of major solar energy leasing companies like SolarCity and SunRun, solar leasing has grown both in notoriety and adoption. This has caused many of our solar clients to ask us, “Should I buy or lease solar panels?” At Action Air, we used to offer solar panel systems for both lease and purchase.…

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October 14, 2013

Solar energy is a very straight-forward technology, but there are dozens of questions that we are commonly asked by solar customers. To make your solar decision easier, we’ve compiled this list of important things you need to know about solar. Solar Is Affordable Popular belief is that solar is too expensive for average homeowners, but…

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September 26, 2013

One of the biggest hurdles that solar panels have had to deal with over the years—aside from cost—has been aesthetics. Many homeowners want to go solar, but they simply haven’t liked the look of solar panels. Today, the solar market has a much broader selection than it did in years past. No longer do homeowners…

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September 25, 2013

Considering solar in San Diego? If so, naturally you have a lot of questions about installing a system. Today we will address a common question: “How many solar panels do I need?” We are asked this question often by prospective solar customers, and the answer changes every time. The only right answer to this question…

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August 21, 2013

Visit Action Air September 13-15, 2013 at the Del Mar Fairgrounds for the Fall Home and Garden Show. We will be in booths 772 and 773 exhibiting many of our exciting new products including the new Lumos solar panels. Lumos solar panels are frameless, backless, and transparent—making them the most attractive solar panels on the…

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August 19, 2013

If you are shopping for solar panels for your home or business, naturally you’re going to wonder how long solar panels will last. Solar panels require a significant investment, so it only makes sense that you want to know whether the longevity of the panels makes them worth the cost. Fortunately, solar panels have very…

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August 13, 2013

As you likely already know, there are a number of ways solar can be installed. Although no solar installation is a bad installation, there are things to consider to make sure you are getting the best solar system for your home or business. Why Install a Roof-Mounted Solar System You should install a roof-mounted solar…

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July 22, 2013

The simple answer is yes, solar can be installed on a flat roof. In fact, much of the solar energy installed on buildings in the U.S. today is installed on flat roofs—mostly residing on commercial structures. There are two common types of flat roof solar installations—ballasted solar arrays and roof penetrating (pitch pocket) solar arrays.…

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