Some of Our Most Common HVAC FAQs
Prime Genius Heating & Air’s specialists field many inquiries because it can be challenging to try to maintain or comprehend your HVAC system on your own. In order to help you learn more, we’ve compiled a list of frequently asked questions and their responses:
A: We advise scheduling a maintenance appointment twice a year, once for heating and once for cooling, to maintain the peak performance of your HVAC system. This enables the technician from Prime Genius Heating, Air & Appliances to examine your filters, coils, wiring, housing, motor, and other components to ensure your system is operating at its peak performance.
A: No need to worry! Whether you encounter an issue at 3 in the morning or on a holiday like the 4th of July, our HVAC service experts are available to restore your system. Just give us a call at 916-400-0442.
A: To determine the ideal HVAC system for your home, you’ll need an appointment with one of our HVAC service experts. We’ll visit your residence, assess its size, heating and cooling requirements, environmental factors, and the necessary work. Then, we can recommend the best-suited system for you and ensure a prompt installation.
A: There are several ways to reduce energy consumption, such as:
- Installing a programmable thermostat to optimize heating and cooling when you’re away.
- Replacing incandescent bulbs with energy-efficient options like CFLs or LEDs.
- Using ceiling fans to circulate air instead of relying solely on air conditioning.
- Unplugging appliances when not in use to prevent phantom power usage.
- Ensuring windows and doors are properly sealed to minimize air leakage and ease the workload on your HVAC system.
A: If your HVAC system requires frequent repairs, is 15 years or older, or struggles to maintain your desired indoor temperature, we recommend considering a replacement. As HVAC systems age, their efficiency decreases, potentially leading to higher operating costs.
A: We’ve provided a comprehensive guide on selecting the right HVAC filter. Feel free to check it out on our website!
A: When searching for the perfect HVAC service provider, start by seeking recommendations from friends and family. Verify that the company holds the necessary licenses and insurance. Request a written estimate for the proposed work, as any reputable company should readily provide one.