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Silicon Valley Comfort HVAC Services - Thermostat

By new-school | May 22, 2020

Why not adjust the airflow, wouldn’t that be simpler?   My HVAC contractor says I should add zone dampers to my HVAC system, what are they?   A zoned system is one in which areas of the house that differ greatly in temperature are each given their own thermostat. These thermostats control the temperature in individual […]

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Your Indoor Comfort Starts with Professional Design

By new-school | Sep 29, 2019

A quality installation begins with a professional design A quality installation begins with a professional design Unfortunately, some contractors merely size a new system based on the old system’s capacity rather than completing a professional design. “What if your home’s heating and cooling needs have changed since the last system was installed many years ago?” […]

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Who Ever Heard of Upgrading Ductwork?

By new-school | Apr 3, 2019

Aren’t heating and air conditioning ducts the same in all homes? The short answer is: usually. Unfortunately, that may not be a good thing for your home. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) states: “about 20-30 percent of the air that moves through a duct system is lost due to leaks, holes, and poorly connected ducts. […]

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Silicon Valley Comfort HVAC Services - Maintenance

Clean Your Coils Save money and keep comfortable year-round

By new-school | Apr 3, 2019

Now is the time to think about getting your air conditioning system in shape so you can keep your comfort…and keep your utility bills comfortable, too. It’s a breeze to do when you call on one of the professionals who belong to the Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA) for help. Keeping Cool You should […]

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Why not adjust the airflow, wouldn’t that be simpler?   My HVAC contractor says I should add zone dampers to my HVAC system, what are they?   A zoned system is one in which areas of the house that differ greatly in temperature are each given their own thermostat. These thermostats control the temperature in individual […]

Silicon Valley Comfort HVAC Services - Thermostat

Your Indoor Comfort Starts with Professional Design

A quality installation begins with a professional design A quality installation begins with a professional design Unfortunately, some contractors merely size a new system based on the old system’s capacity rather than completing a professional design. “What if your home’s heating and cooling needs have changed since the last system was installed many years ago?” […]

Who Ever Heard of Upgrading Ductwork?

Aren’t heating and air conditioning ducts the same in all homes? The short answer is: usually. Unfortunately, that may not be a good thing for your home. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) states: “about 20-30 percent of the air that moves through a duct system is lost due to leaks, holes, and poorly connected ducts. […]

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