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Tips to Beat High Cooling Costs This Year

April 15th, 2024

As summer approaches, many homeowners are bracing for the inevitable rise in cooling costs that comes with trying to keep their homes comfortable. We understand that managing these costs without sacrificing comfort is a top priority for our customers. That’s why we’ve compiled a list of effective strategies to help you beat the high cooling costs this year. From smarter thermostat management to regular air conditioning maintenance and timely AC repair in Colorado Springs, these tips will keep your home cool without breaking the bank.

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Does Your Heat Pump Need Spring Maintenance? Yes!

April 1st, 2024

As the seasons change, it’s essential to ensure that your home’s heating and cooling systems are ready to meet the demands of the upcoming weather. When it comes to your heat pump, many homeowners mistakenly believe that maintenance is only necessary once a year. However, spring maintenance is just as crucial as fall maintenance for keeping your heat pump running smoothly. A heat pump works twice as hard as an air conditioner or a furnace, so it needs bi-annual heat pump service in Colorado Springs to maintain it.

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Get Hot-Weather Ready With AC Maintenance

March 18th, 2024

At Robbins Heating & Air Conditioning, we understand the importance of staying cool and comfortable during the hot weather. That’s why we’re here to guide you on why maintenance for your air conditioning in Colorado Springs is a crucial annual task.

As a trusted HVAC contractor in the region, we can’t stress enough how vital regular AC maintenance is for the optimal functioning of your cooling system. Spring is the ideal time to address any issues and ensure your AC unit is ready to tackle the upcoming heatwaves.

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Why You Had Higher Heating Costs This Winter … And What to Do About Them

March 4th, 2024

In the quest for a warm and cozy home during the chilly winter months, the last thing anyone wants is a surprise spike in heating costs. Unfortunately, many homeowners find themselves grappling with this issue, scratching their heads as they receive higher-than-expected energy bills. 

In this blog post, we’ll explore the common culprits behind escalated heating expenses and shed light on what you can do to address them. If you’ve been wondering why your heating costs soared this winter, read on to uncover potential reasons and discover effective solutions. You can trust us to help you improve your heating in Colorado Springs, CO.

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How Long Can You Expect Your Boiler to Last?

February 19th, 2024

A well-functioning boiler is the source of winter heating for many households, providing warmth and comfort during our long winters here in Colorado. Yet, like all appliances, boilers have a finite lifespan. In this blog post, we will explore the life expectancy of modern residential boilers, the factors influencing their longevity, signs indicating it’s time for a replacement, plus practical tips to extend their lifespan. If you need assistance with your boiler, you can rely on our team of licensed HVAC professionals for boiler replacement, boiler installation, and boiler repair in Colorado Springs.

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Let’s Count the Ways Your Furnace Can Fail on You

February 5th, 2024

During our cold winters, the gas furnace becomes the most crucial appliance in your home, keeping it warm and comfortable. However, even the most reliable systems can encounter issues, and it’s crucial to be vigilant about identifying potential failures. In this guide, we’ll explore common problems that can plague gas furnaces and stress the importance of seeking professional help for repairs. Our team is experienced with handling furnace repair in Colorado Springs, and we’re ready to come to your assistance.

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Mid-Season Furnace Replacement? If You Need It, Absolutely!

January 22nd, 2024

Picture this: It’s the middle of winter, and the frosty air outside seeps through every crack in your home. You shiver as you wrap yourself in blankets, wondering if your furnace can make it through another season. The thought of replacing it now might seem daunting, but it’s essential to recognize when your furnace is failing, too old, or potentially unsafe. 

We’ll explore the signs that indicate it’s time to replace your furnace during the winter months and how we can help you stay warm and safe with a quality furnace replacement in Colorado Springs.

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Beware the Effects of Dry Winter Air!

January 8th, 2024

As the temperatures continue to drop and head for the coldest days of the year, many of us cozy up indoors to escape the cold. While we may revel in the warmth of our homes, it’s important to be aware of a hidden adversary that often accompanies the winter season—dry air. 

The drop in relative humidity during winter can lead to a host of problems, affecting both our health and homes. In this blog, we’ll explore the perils of low humidity and introduce a solution that can make your winter months more comfortable and enjoyable.

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Your Heater Can’t Keep Up With the Cold? Let’s See What’s Happening

December 25th, 2023

As the winter chill settles in, your home’s heating system becomes your best friend. But what happens when your trusty heater starts to struggle and seems to be losing its heating capacity? It’s a situation many homeowners dread, and it can leave you shivering in your own home. 

In this post, we’ll explore common reasons why your heater might not be keeping up with the cold and what you can do to remedy the situation. When it comes to everything HVAC in Colorado Springs, we’re the team you can trust for the best solutions.

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Don’t Forget to Have a Heat Pump Inspection and Tune-Up for Winter!

December 11th, 2023

As the winter months approach, ensuring your home is prepared for the drop in temperatures becomes paramount. While many homeowners are diligent about maintaining their heat pumps during the scorching summer, the importance of winter maintenance is often overlooked. In this blog post, we will delve into the reasons why a regular heat pump inspection and tune-up, not just once but twice a year, is crucial for winter readiness.

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