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The Signs of a Heat Pump in Need of Replacement

Monday, July 1st, 2019

AC-unit-toolsIf you use a heat pump to heat and cool your home then you definitely don’t need us to explain their merits to you. The versatility and efficiency of the heat pump have made them one of the most popular home comfort system options on the market today, and our relatively mild winter climate makes them ideal for this geographic region. Yes, there is a whole lot to recommend heat pumps, but there is one claim that even heat pumps cannot make.

They’re not going to last forever.

It’d be bad for our business if HVAC systems did last forever, of course, but we’d still be the first to tell you if that were the case. For now, however, like any other HVAC system, the heat pump has a finite lifespan. Routine maintenance and prompt heat pump or air conditioning repair in Pasadena will ensure that your system lasts as long as possible, but you can count on needing a replacement at some point.

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Urgent Heat Pump Repair Issues

Monday, January 28th, 2019

man-inspects-thermostatIf you’ve recently installed a new heat pump for your heating needs, you’ve made an excellent choice. But in order to keep your heat pump running for years to come, we’d also like to inform you about some urgent repair issues to keep an eye (and ear) out for.

The issues we describe here are ones that you won’t want to neglect. If you experience any of the following, turn off the unit immediately to prevent any more damage. Speaking with an expert can help you confirm the issue and they’ll tell you how to proceed.

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Signs That You Need Heat Pump Repairs

Monday, March 12th, 2018

heat-pumpHeat pumps are just as prone to developing problems of various kinds as any other HVAC system. While you’re using your heat pump on a regular basis, it’s a good idea to know the signs that it might be in-need of professional repair. The faster you are able to recognize that your heat pump is in trouble, the faster you’ll be able to get it fixed and the more damage you could possible prevent.

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Why Your Heat Pump’s Output is Dropping

Monday, July 3rd, 2017

heat-pumpWith how hot things have been over the last few weeks, the last thing you want is to have your climate control start to fail. If your heat pump’s output is starting to drop, for example, you really shouldn’t ignore it. There are a number of possible reasons why your heat pump’s output is dropping, none of which are good. While you’re waiting for a professional to arrive and deal with it, though, you can at least have a look at why it might be happening.

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3 Signs Your Heat Pump Needs Repairs

Sunday, June 18th, 2017

heat-pump-repairYou’re probably relying on your heat pump to keep cool quite a bit these days. That’s all well and good, but it’s important that you don’t forget what often happens as a result of that much demand. Summer is one of the most stressful times of year for heat pumps, which means problems are more likely to occur. It’s important that you be able to identify issues with your heat pump system fast, so that you can have it repaired faster and prevent most of the damage. Let’s have a look at three common signs that your heat pump needs to be repaired.

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The Many Reasons Your Heat Pump May Not be Heating Properly

Monday, February 27th, 2017

California may be getting close to the end of our winter season, but we still have some cold days ahead before it’s over. If your heat pump is acting like it’s not going to be able to keep you warm over the next few months, you owe it to yourself to find out why and to have it fixed. There could be a couple of different reasons why your heat pump is not heating properly. You will very likely need to have a professional repair it for you, but you should still know a bit about how to identify the various causes.

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Heat Pump Problems to Watch For This Winter

Monday, December 26th, 2016

If you’re using a heat pump to stay warm this winter, you should know that the system is under more strain than usual. This will make it more likely for the heat pump to develop problems, so it’s a good idea to keep an eye out for early warning signs. Let’s take a look at some of the signs that your heat pump needs repair services this winter.

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What it Means When Your Heat Pump is Making Weird Noises

Monday, August 8th, 2016

When it comes to repairing heat pump problems, time is of the essence. The faster you can recognize that your heat pump is in trouble, the faster you can get it repaired and the more damage you can prevent. One of the best ways to detect heat pump problems early is to listen for any strange noises that the system may be making. Let’s take a look at some of those strange noises now.

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Beware of Heat Pump Ice

Monday, July 18th, 2016

If you notice ice forming on your heat pump this summer, don’t ignore it. Heat pump ice is not a sign that the system is operating properly, as some people believe. In fact, it’s a symptom of a serious problem that is afflicting the system. Let’s take a look at why heat pump ice forms, and the damage it can cause.

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Summer Heat Pump Issues to Watch for

Monday, May 16th, 2016

As you start to rely on your heat pump more and more often to keep cool this summer, the system it going to be put under increased strain. More strain on the system means more chances for problems to develop with it. If you want to keep your heat pump in good condition, you should keep an eye out for any problems that might arise this summer. Let’s take a look at some of the common heat pump problems you might run into in the next few months.

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