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.

3 Signs your Furnace Needs Repairs

3 Signs your Furnace Needs Repairs

Wondering if your Furnace needs repairs or replaced? Have questions about your HVAC system? Give us a call and we can give you a affordable quote and get the heat back into your home. We service Grass Valley, Nevada City and Penn Valley. Call us today!

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5 Common Home Heating Myths

While scouring through information sources, one may come across various tips on cutting down on heating costs. However, some of these claims are just plain wrong, oversimplified or long-standing myths about reducing heating expenditure. To separate the wheat from the chaff, it’s essential that one knows the most common home heating myths.   Sealing ductwork

How Can I Reduce My Energy Costs In The Winter?

When the days get shorter it is time to start thinking about ways you can minimize your winter energy costs. There is no escaping increasing heating costs as the outside temperature drops. Unpredictable weather patterns make it difficult to know exactly how high your heating costs will be. You have several ways you can save

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Reduce Home Heating Costs This Winter

Everyone wants to save money and finding ways to reduce home heating costs during the winter is a great place to start. Fuel costs vary by region but regardless of where you live, a substantial portion of your household budget goes toward maintaining a comfortable indoor temperature. If your home’s HVAC system is more than

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Why You Should Buy Your HVAC System From Carrier Factory Authorized Dealer

You need an HVAC system for your home. You know its going to be expensive as you want a combined heating and cooling system. As it is a big-expense, you want to buy the item from a reliable manufacturer. After going through several companies, you’ve finally decided on Carrier. Carrier is a very popular company

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Do I Need Maintenance For My Heating And Cooling System?

HVAC maintenance is an important part of protecting your system from premature failure. According to research done by Energy Star, neglect and dirt are the no #1 cause of HVAC failure. Just like any other mechanical equipment, heating and cooling systems require regular maintenance to operate at peak performance. Here are some of the reasons

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How Important Is It To Get The Right Size Of Heating And Cooling Equipment?

HVAC sizing is one of the trickiest things to get right when designing a new home. Going overboard has its pros and cons. Being too conservative also brings its own share of problems. The knowledge of seasoned professionals will help a lot to determine what size is just right given all of the pertinent factors

Debunking Indoor Air Quality Myths

Although the advancement of HVAC systems in buildings and homes is simply exceptional, over the past few years, concerns about the quality of air indoors have been rising. It is important to ensure that the quality of air inside your home or building is good. Poor air quality can lead to a number of issues

Measuring Your HVAC Efficiency

Homeowners today are increasingly more aware of our carbon footprints and want to help reduce the harm we do to the environment. Many of us drive fuel efficient cars. Another way you can help the environment and yourself at the same time is by making sure that your air conditioning and heating (HVAC) system runs

Ways To Increase Your Air Conditioner’s Efficiency

The air conditioning efficiency of your AC (air conditioner) is affected by its (AC) components’ performance, as well as its environment. In order to increase the efficiency of your air conditioner (AC), you must ensure its components are in excellent condition and that its environment is free of airflow obstructions. You can also get the