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5 Tips for Beating That Hot Summer Heat!

5 Tips for Beating That Hot Summer Heat!

If dealing with the summer heat hasn’t been easy, you can rest assured that you’re not alone. Fortunately, there are plenty of things you can do to beat that summer heat, many of which either won’t cost you a dime or will save you a whole bunch of them! Not sure where to start? Here are five tried and true tips for keeping the heat at bay, all of which are worthy of your attention.

Air Conditioning Terms Everyone Should Know This Cooling Season

Air Conditioning Terms Everyone Should Know This Cooling Season

Ever wondered what the heck SEER means? As the temps soar from Citrus Heights to Placerville make sure you know your AC terminology. It’s important that you’re comfortable inside your home this summer, so don’t get stuck with an underperforming AC! At California Energy Services, we know air conditioning and can get yours in top shape for the heat.

4 Reasons Why AC Maintenance is Key

The dog days of summer here in El Dorado Hills and the Foothills area have been taking their toll on home systems, especially air conditioning systems. AC wear and tear is not just a slow-building annoyance – it creates a set of risks that homeowners should consider. Here are 4 major reasons why AC maintenance is key.

Cooling Options for YOUR Home

It’s pretty hot outside this time of year, but we’re lucky here in the Foothills. We have a wide range of options for cooling off inside.  A challenge for many of our customers in our service area – El Dorado Hills, Sacramento, Folsom, Granite Bay, and Citrus Heights – is understanding the options and making a decision. Our team is here to help you sort through your options! We thought it would be helpful to provide you with a review of your choices.

It’s Hot Out! Here’s a Combined Cooling & Heating Special You Shouldn’t Pass Up

It's Hot Out! Here's a Combined Cooling & Heating Special You Shouldn't Pass Up

California residents living in and around the El Dorado HillsFolsom and Sacramento areas have had their hands full lately trying to stay cool. The summer temps are here and are showing no signs of slowing down anytime soon. If your cooling system isn’t operating at peak performance, you can’t expect it to be able to keep your home cool and comfortable on the hottest days of the year. 

The Easiest, Simplest, and Most Convenient HVAC Ever

The Easiest, Simplest, and Most Convenient HVAC Ever

It’s no secret that Heating and Air Conditioning is tricky, complicated, and almost never user-friendly. But what if it was? What if you could press a button, and the system would actually work perfectly? Better yet, it worked quicker than the old hunk of metal and ductwork? What if this magic system cost less than the average HVAC to purchase and to run?

Nest Refreshes Product Line to Help Unify the “Thoughtful Home”

Nest Refreshes Product Line To Help Unify the "Thoughtful Home"

Nest Labs left no stone unturned today with four announcements that updated and unified Nest’s offerings. The new Nest products will be available for purchase directly from California Energy Services. The Nest Cam was unveiled (bye Dropcam) with 1080p video quality, a new stand, and improvements on features. The second generation Nest Protect has improved smoke detection. The Nest Learning Thermostat is getting a software update that provides better integrations with Cam and Protect. And finally, the redesigned Nest app that allows you to control all your Nest products from one place. 

Does the Nest Thermostat Really Save Energy?

Does the Nest Thermostat Really Save Energy?

The well-known “Smart” thermostat claims to save you money, but does it live up to all the hype? At CES, we are all about the bottom line. If we wouldn’t buy it, we wouldn’t sell it. Which is why we wanted to take another look at the Nest Thermostat, and help you determine once and for all whether it’s worth the buy.

Our $99 AC & Heater Maintenance Deal: Have You Taken Advantage?

Our $99 AC & Heater Maintenance Deal: Have you Taken Advantage?

When it comes to home performance, it’s impossible to ignore the how much of an effect your AC & heater system can have. An HVAC system that operates properly will keep you and your family comfortable throughout the entire year. One that is riddled with issues, however, will result in energy loss, overall discomfort and (potentially) even poor indoor air quality. 

Is Air Conditioner Maintenance That Important?

Residents in the Foothills know that the hottest months of the year have already arrived. Most people living in California rely on their air conditioning units in order to ensure that they have the option to cool down when they need to. But what if your AC malfunctioned? It may not sound like the end of the world, but there are plenty of scenarios in which a broken air conditioner result a horrendously uncomfortable day!