Common Causes of Air Conditioner Odors

If your air conditioner has a moldy or musty odor coming from it, chances are there’s something wrong with it. Here local heating and air conditioning company Kemnitz shares a look at the common causes of air conditioner odors and how to get rid of them.

Solving Icing Problems on Heat Pumps

It’s wintertime, and your heat pump lines are freezing up. There’s a thin layer of ice forming on the surface of your heating system, and it doesn’t appear that it’s going away anytime soon. The most reliable way to deal with these types of problems is to book a service appointment with your local heat …

Addressing Low Humidity Problems in the Winter

The warm cozy air you enjoy in winter is a product of your hardworking heating and air conditioning system. Unfortunately, while this air is the perfect shield to protect against the cold, it can be very dry. Low humidity is a common problem in many heating systems, and can lead to a drop in your …

4 Energy-Saving Heating Tips for the Winter Season

Winters may not be as extreme here in Irvine as in other areas of the country, but heating can nevertheless become expensive. Fortunately, there are a number of ways to curb heating costs without spending a fortune on upgrades. In this blog, your local HVAC contractor Kemnitz Air Conditioning & Heating Inc. shares tips on …

4 Fall HVAC Mistakes You Should Avoid

As the days get cooler, your home heating requirements increase, which means you need an HVAC system that you can rely on. In preparation for the coming heating season, heating and air conditioning company Kemnitz discusses some common HVAC mistakes that you should avoid.

4 Cleaning and Maintenance Tips for Whole-Home Humidifiers

Heating season will be here in a matter of months, which means you need to make sure your whole-home humidifier, along with your heating system, are in top shape. Local heating and air conditioning contractor Kemnitz shares a few tips on how to clean and maintain your whole-house humidifier in today’s post.

Important Reminders for Upcoming HVAC Service Visits

The purpose of HVAC service visits can either be for routine maintenance or full-scale repairs. Whatever the reason, it helps to know what to expect when you set up an appointment with a heating and cooling technician. There are a few steps you can take to make sure the experience goes as smoothly and hassle-free as …

Types of HVAC Filters

Clogged filters can limit the airflow of your HVAC system, causing it to work harder than it should just to maintain the temperature you set on your thermostat. This can affect its life span quite significantly. Poor air filtration is also detrimental to your indoor air quality, and can even increase the amount of humidity …

Tips for Preparing Your HVAC System Before Leaving on Vacation

Going on vacation is not an excuse for letting your HVAC system hibernate. Allowing it to go dormant the whole time you’re away puts your house at risk of excessive heat and humidity, and a hot, humid environment creates ideal conditions for the growth of harmful microorganisms like mold.

Thermostat Diagnostics: 4 Expert Tips to Follow

To say that a thermostat is an important part of an HVAC system is an understatement. It’s what dictates how often a heating or cooling unit runs, as it’s responsible for monitoring the air temperature within the room. When something is wrong with your thermostat, you can expect your furnace, boiler, heat pump or air …