When Is Fire Season in California? Let’s Answer Your Questions

Californians are used to the risk of wildfires, it used to be mainly during the fire season months of June to October. Lately, it feels like fires can happen at any time in California, and residents need to be prepared for sudden wildfires and evacuation. We’re breaking down when exactly…

Do Heat Pumps Work in the Bay Area?

If the constantly changing seasons make you evaluate your home’s HVAC and electrical systems, it may be time to convert or upgrade your existing heat pump. This unit is a great option to replace an older or inefficient system and maximizes your energy savings. But do heat pumps work in…

Best Thermostat Settings for Summer

If you’re always arguing with everyone in your household over the thermostat, you could be driving up your energy bills while everyone fusses with the temperature. No one wants to be hot and sweaty in their own home but sitting around in sweaters on a hot summer day isn’t any…

What You Need to Know About Home Window Tinting

Living in a hot climate like Sacramento can drive up your energy costs. If your air conditioner is running all the time, window tinting can offer a quick and easy solution to improve energy efficiency and privacy. Here’s what you need to know about home window tinting from the experts…

Why Do Slab Leaks Happen?

Concrete slab foundations are a popular foundation for homes all over California. These foundations have water, soil, and pipes running beneath them, and over time, those conditions can cause a crack or leak. Once a pipe in a slab foundation is damaged or the water and soil surrounding it shifts…

Tried These Drain Cleaning DIYs and Still Having Trouble?

If the water is draining slowly from your kitchen or bathroom sink, you could have a clog developing. All kinds of debris can build up over time and create a more difficult clog in the future. Usually, this is a simple DIY fix. Here are some drain cleaning DIYs that…

Everything You Need to Know about Air Conditioner Installation

Depending on where you live, keeping your home cool and comfortable all year long is harder than it seems. The weather might not be on your side all the time, but a new air conditioner installation is the perfect way to show that weather who’s boss. But how do you…

Put This, Not That, On Your Windowsill. How to Decorate a Windowsill.

Putting decorative items on your windowsill can be that perfect finishing touch to making your home feel decorated and cozy. Plus, windowsills are useful space when utilized correctly. Window maintenance is important, and not every item you’d like to put on your windowsill is practical or safe. Specific items, such…

Lower Your AC Bill with These 8 Easy Tips

We’ve reached another scorching central California summer, and the question on everyone’s mind is how to lower your AC bill? Cranking up the AC to sub-zero temperatures isn’t feasible all the time! It’s neither budget-friendly nor good for the environment. And some vintage Sacramento and Bay Area homes don’t even…

Debunk These Air Conditioning Myths Before You Book Your Next AC Tune-Up

You use your air-conditioning unit almost every day to stay comfortable during the hottest months, but do you fully understand how it works? Unfortunately, there are several myths and misconceptions about AC units that could lead to a costly AC repair bill. So, we’re debunking some of the biggest myths…