Robbins Heating & Air Conditioning Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Colorado Springs’

Wait, Does My Furnace Need Repairs, Replacement, or Maintenance?

Monday, October 7th, 2019

question-mark-blueIt can definitely be pretty confusing—just how exactly do you know what your furnace needs at the start of the heating season? Of course, you want to make sure that your furnace is fully equipped and prepared to keep you and your family warm and toasty all winter long, so what do you do?

Well, for one, keep reading this blog! We’ve provided a sort-of quick-guide to the types of services your furnace may need and when! All you’ve got to do is click “read more” to learn more! (oh, and of course, remember to contact our team for your furnace services in Colorado Springs!)

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Wait! Take Care of Your Last Minute AC Repairs!

Monday, September 23rd, 2019

It’s officially Fall! Now is the perfect time to unbox those cozy sweaters, plan a trip to an apple orchard, and save your pennies for your daily pumpkin-flavored beverage!

But wait! 

You might not be able to turn your air conditioner off just yet, and with a number of warmer days still ahead of us, you want to make sure that you don’t put off any outstanding repairs! You see, there are a number of “late-season” AC repairs that homeowners may run into, and we think you should be aware of them. So below, we have listed a number of these repairs — that way, you’ll know exactly when to call us.

So, what are you waiting for? Keep reading to find out more!

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Replace That Air Filter Before Summer Ends!

Monday, September 9th, 2019

removing-filter-from-ventIt’s kind of like when you say, “Oh, I will just get gas on my way to work tomorrow!” We all know that you aren’t going to want to do it then, so why not just do it the night before and save yourself the time?

The same principle applies to your air filter! We can’t stress enough the importance of regularly changing out your air filter—it’s a simple way to ensure that you get the most out of your system. In fact, there are a number of ways a clean air filter will benefit you, and below, we have listed some of these ways for you. All you’ve got to do is keep reading to find out more.

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Here’s Why We Love Heat Pumps and Think You Should Too!

Monday, July 1st, 2019

We love heat pumps! Why? Because they’re super efficient, highly effective, and have the ability to provide year-round comfort with just the flip of a switch (but, more on that later!) Honestly, we can’t think of many reasons why homeowners shouldn’t be as enthusiastic about heat pumps as we are!

Okay, okay, we’ll try and contain our excitement a bit more… but seriously, we want to tell you all about the benefits of installing a heat pump in your home, so below, we have listed a few of them for you. All you have to do is keep reading to find out more. 

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Here’s Why it Pays to Upgrade Your Thermostat

Monday, June 3rd, 2019

Floppy disks, brick-sized cellphones, VCRs, even DVDs all have something in common: they’ve become obsolete — and for good reason! These technologies, though state-of-the-art in the ’90s and 2000s, have been replaced by newer, smarter devices! The floppy disk has been replaced by the Cloud, VCRs have been replaced by online streaming services, and old, manual thermostats are quickly being replaced my smart, Wi-Fi connected thermostats!

Many homeowners are making the switch to smart thermostats, and we think that you should too! There are many benefits of upgrading, and below, we have listed some of these benefits for you. All you have to do is keep reading to find out more!

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Why Not Consider a Zone Control System?

Monday, May 20th, 2019

money-home-teeter-totterOne thing you’ll often hear HVAC technicians talking about is energy efficiency and why it’s so important. Of course, we believe that like us, homeowners should care about energy efficiency too! When your home is energy efficient, you’ll no longer have to worry about costly repairs and sky-high energy bills! So, when summer rolls around, you are going to want to make sure your air conditioner is as efficient as possible.

There are plenty of ways to boost your cooling efficiency, but in this week’s blog, we are going to be talking about one way in particular: installing a zone control system. A zone control system gives homeowners ultimate control over their HVAC systems, increasing efficiency and lowering monthly costs. Below, we listed just some of the many benefits of installing a zone control system in your home. Keep reading to find out more!

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You Might Need AC Repairs!

Monday, May 6th, 2019

With summer fast approaching you want to be sure that you are prepared, so here is your to-do list:

  1. Stock up on sunscreen
  2. Plan your beach getaway
  3. Repair your faulty air conditioner

Of course, we are neither a sunscreen supplier nor a hotel booking agency, however, we are your ‘go-to’ for all things air conditioner! And if you trust us for your air conditioning services, then surely, you can trust us when we tell you that now is the best time to take care of any outstanding air conditioning repairs that you may have!

There are quite a few signs that suggest you need AC repair in Colorado Springs, CO, and below, we have listed a few of them. Keep reading to find out more!

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Boosting Your AC Efficiency is a Piece of Cake

Monday, April 22nd, 2019

If you’ve already found yourself dreading those summertime cooling costs, then you’ve come to the right place. Boosting your air conditioner efficiency is easy and there are plenty of ways to do so! Surely, you could use a few extra bucks this summer—couldn’t we all? By boosting your AC efficiency, you won’t have to worry so much about costly repairs and sky-high energy bills. Instead, you can spend your money elsewhere… like at your local ice cream shop!

Below, we have listed some of our favorite cost-effective tips and tricks to give your AC a boost this summer. Keep reading to find out more about what you can do! 

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Can’t My AC Repairs Wait?

Monday, April 8th, 2019

We get asked this question all the time. Many homeowners wonder if it’s worth repairing their air conditioners, especially if the system appears to be working normally. However, holding off on much-needed air conditioning repair in Colorado Springs can leave you dealing with a whole slew of other issues, which is definitely not a part of your fun summer plans. If you are hoping to enjoy a comfortable and efficient summer this year, then it is in your best interest to schedule your AC repairs at the first sign of an issue.

We can’t stress enough the importance of taking care of problems as they arise, but still, many homeowners are not convinced. So below, we’ve outlined just some of the many reasons as to why your AC repairs definitely can’t wait.  Keep reading to find out more. 

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Does Furnace Size Matter?

Monday, March 25th, 2019

Despite the saying, bigger is not always better, especially when it comes to the size of your furnace. We understand the assumption that the bigger the furnace is, the more output it will produce, and the warmer you will be. Although somewhat true, the size of your furnace, relative to your unique heating needs, can greatly impact its overall performance. The same principle applies if the furnace you’ve installed is too small. This is why it is important that your new home is properly sized to meet your home’s specific needs.

Installing a new furnace is no small task, which is why it is especially important to consult with a professional HVAC contractor in Colorado Springs before you make any final decisions. A heating professional will assess the size of your home in order to determine exactly which furnace is going to be a good fit. Trust us, you don’t want to have an oversized or undersized furnace installed in your home, and below, we are going to tell you why.

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