California Radiant Blog: Archive for the ‘Heating’ Category

Do You Need Radiator Repairs?

Monday, March 11th, 2019

Sure, temperatures are slowly rising, and they are only going to get warmer as summer approaches. However, that does not mean that you should let any heating repairs that you need fall by the wayside. Your radiant heating system in Santa Cruz, CA needs regular attention and prompt repairs in order to keep it functioning efficiently and effectively.

One issue that homeowners often overlook is the need for radiator repair. Your radiator is responsible for keeping your home warm during those chilly winter nights. Sure, summer might be coming, but we still have some chilly weather ahead of us. Therefore, it is important to be aware of the signs that your radiator needs repair, and below we have listed a few of them.  Keep reading to learn more. 

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Stay Warm with Radiant Floor Heating

Monday, February 25th, 2019

Many homeowners in California rely on forced-air heating systems, like furnaces, to keep their homes warm in the winter. However, radiant heating systems are becoming increasingly popular. Newer technologies in radiant heating have allowed for greater efficiency and comfort. Today, many homeowners are opting for floor heating systems in Aptos, CA to keep them warm and cozy when temperatures drop — and for good reason!

Of course, only a professional heating technician can determine whether or not a floor heating system is the best option for you. But in the meantime, we have listed just some of the many benefits of installing this type of system in your home. Keep reading below to learn more!

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Tips for Boosting Boiler Efficiency

Monday, February 11th, 2019

money-savingWhile boilers aren’t the most common heaters used in our country, they sure are effective. The heating supplied by a boiler can be much more comfortable than that of a furnace. Plus, boilers have much less moving parts, making them less prone to needing repairs and maintenance. There’s not much to dislike about them.

But like any heating system, its efficiency and ability to perform relies solely on its owner. Without the right habits, your boiler won’t be able to live up to its potential for efficiency. But we can help you with a few tips:

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Heating DIY: Do or Don’t?

Monday, January 28th, 2019

woman-greeting-technicianHomeowners love DIY projects. In fact, there are websites dedicated to providing you with tips, tricks, and “how-to’s” all over the internet. Now, we are not underestimating your ability to be handy when we tell you that there are just certain projects that you should not attempt to do yourself. Some projects are just better left to the professionals.

Your radiant heating system in Santa Cruz, CA requires the hands of a trained professional to properly service it. Often, doing something yourself or hiring an amateur in an attempt to save money can lead to further damage, costing you hundreds in pricy repairs. Yes, we understand that there are thousands of videos and blogs online that you can refer to, but professional technicians undergo years of training to master their skills. In case you aren’t yet convinced, we have provided a list of reasons why you should always hire a professional. 

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Why You Should Invest in a New Boiler This Winter

Monday, January 14th, 2019

If you are in the market for a new heater this winter, consider installing a new boiler. It can be quite chilly around here during the winter, so the last thing you would want is an inefficient or ineffective heater. A boiler is a popular choice among homeowners, as they are reliable, sturdy, and quite efficient.

There are so many reasons why boiler installation in Santa Cruz, CA is a popular choice. If you are considering a new boiler, it is important to first speak with a qualified HVAC technician who can assess your home’s specific needs. In the meantime, however, we have outlined a few of the reasons why a new boiler might just be the best decision for your home. Keep reading to learn more. 

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Don’t Wait to Schedule Your Boiler Repairs

Monday, December 31st, 2018

Even here in California, you rely on your heater to keep you comfortable during the chilly, winter months. If you own a boiler, you know how efficient and effective they are when they are functioning properly. So, if you’ve noticed any signs of an issue, your best bet is to contact a trained technician as soon as possible.

Although boilers are built to be incredibly sturdy, this does not make them immune to repair needs. To avoid causing further, significant damage to your system, you must keep up on repairs and only hire professionals to detect and fix any existing issues. Waiting to schedule your boiler repairs could result in some serious damages and end up costing you more time and money in the long run. 

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