Brewer HVAC Heating, Air Conditioning, and Utilities Blog

Our blog is an informational resource for HVAC contractors, homeowners, and customers to learn about new HVAC technology, gather information on maintenance and installation of existing units, and find interesting new ideas for home improvement projects. Browse through our latest articles and find new ways to save money and make your home the most comfortable space possible.

Common HVAC Questions

5 HVAC Questions Our Technicians Get ALL the Time

  Throughout our 35+ years of service to Grass Valley and the surrounding communities, we often find ourselves answering the same questions about HVAC systems over and over again. No matter what type of home you have and what your heating and cooling needs are, it is important to keep your HVAC system working properly

Home HVAC Technologies

4 New Technologies to Be Aware of for Home Heating & Cooling

  New technologies across a variety of industries continue to make our day-to-day lives much easier. Heating and cooling your home is no exception. As new HVAC technologies continue to hit the market and improvements are made to existing devices, keeping your home comfortable has never been easier. New Technologies for Heating and Cooling By

Home Seller Maintenance

Thinking of Selling Your Home? Fix Up These 7 Things First

  It always pays off to make a few quick fixes before selling your home. However, you want to make sure that you are making repairs that will offer a return on investment. There is no golden rule about what should be fixed before selling your home, but if you are putting your house on

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Don’t Try This at Home: Illegal DIY Projects

Home improvement projects are fun, provide a great sense of satisfaction, make your home better (tasteful ones, anyway), and can save you loads of money. But did you know that there are some projects that are illegal for you to attempt yourself? There’s lots of them, actually. DIY Projects You Need A Professional For It’s

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Installation and Maintenance of HVAC Coils

Ensuring Proper Installation The first step in making sure that your HVAC coil is installed properly is to use a reputable and professional company, like us here at Brewer Refrigeration. After that, it all comes down to the technician following standard procedure for installing the coil. Such as using appropriate soldering or brazing techniques and

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How Do Humidifiers Help Relieve Allergy Symptoms

Does someone in your home suffer from severe allergy symptoms? If so, you may have heard about humidifiers and how they can help manage pesky allergy problems. In this article, we’ll discuss what humidifiers are, how they help relieve allergy symptoms and what options are available. Let’s get started. What are Humidifiers? How Do they

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Why Is Changing My Air Filter So Important?

Air filters play a crucial role in your HVAC system’s ability to reliably heat and cool your home. They also play a crucial role in your ability to maintain year-round indoor air quality. However, unless you change the filter on your HVAC system regularly, you can miss out on these important benefits and potentially put


Tips for Home Energy Saving

Saving Energy around your home is extremely important. In the long run, you can save money and make sure everything is working properly. If you need any help of advise on how you can save energy, please give us a call today!


10 Pitfalls to Avoid When Buying a New AC or Furnace

When looking for a new furnace or air conditioner, you’ll want to take the time to make a wise investment. Purchasing the right system can save you time and hassle, and you’ll most likely be able to enjoy quality heating and cooling for years to come. Avoid These Pitfalls When Buying a HVAC System Steer


The Benefits of Controlling Your Indoor Air Quality

Have you been feeling tired or run down lately? Do you have a cold you can’t seem to get over, unexplained itchiness, dizziness or headaches that seem to mysteriously come and go? If you are a business owner or manager, have your employees been complaining about these or similar types of ailments? If your answer