The heating system in your home is like an old friend. This trusty system has stuck with you through thick and thin, helping you weather the coldest of winters. Unfortunately, even the closest, most dependable of friends are no match for the stresses of time. Eventually, there will come a day when your furnace will […]
Step-by-Step Guide to Replacing Furnace Filters
Many types of HVAC units, from central air conditioners to furnaces, have air filters. These filters are designed to collect all kinds of airborne particles — including dust, pollen, and pet dander — before they have a chance to enter your home. It’s important to replace your furnace’s air filter regularly to prevent any harmful […]
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Why Renovations and Updating Your HVAC Keeps You Healthy and Safe
With the end of the year around the corner, it’s no surprise that these colder months, no matter where you live, tend to be the time to turn up the heat and stay inside. However, it’s also the perfect time to conduct some maintenance on your heating and cooling systems throughout the home. Making small […]
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Getting Your Home Ready For Winter
Winter is fast approaching, and with this season comes harsh weather conditions. Cold rain and snow in the mountains can bring severe challenges to your home if routine maintenance has not been conducted. It’s important to take the time to clean, secure, and prep your home for anything the winter season may bring. Below we […]
Heat Pump vs Air Conditioner: What’s the Difference?
There are lots of names out there for today’s electrical HVAC systems: mini-split AC, ductless air conditioning, heat pumps, split systems, central AC…is there a difference between them all? It might be obvious, but let’s state that an air conditioner cools the inside of your home. But heat pumps can cool just like an air […]
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What Are the Pros & Cons of Heat Pumps?
Have you been hearing the buzz about heat pumps? They’re all the rage these days for good reason: heat pumps are green, clean, mean heating machines! But cheesy rhymes aside, this heating technology is great for everybody. Well…almost everybody. Let’s talk about the pros and cons of the HVAC industry’s newest sweetheart, heat pumps. Learn […]
Is a Home Warranty Worth It?
Your home is a huge investment—likely the biggest one you will make in your lifetime. When you purchase a home, the last thing you want is to experience a breakdown of your appliances, air conditioner, furnace, or plumbing. When you are making such a large purchase, a home warranty can give you peace of mind. […]
What Are the Most Common Furnace Problems?
Think of your heating and cooling system as the heart of your home; it needs to be working in tip-top shape to ensure your entire family is comfortable throughout the year. However, issues can happen over time and possibly lead to unwanted stress and some hefty repair costs. At Lee’s Air Plumbing & Heating, we’re […]
Carbon Monoxide In Your Home
Carbon Monoxide – What’s All the Fuss About? California now requires homeowners to install carbon monoxide detectors in their homes. Many heating and air conditioning professionals have been recommending them for years, long before the law was put into place. Why? Well, it is a gas that is colorless, odorless, tasteless, and deadly to humans. […]
What to Do About a Cracked Furnace Heat Exchanger
Your furnace is an essential part of your home. You and your family rely on your furnace to keep your home warm during the cooler months. One of the crucial pieces of the furnace is the heat exchanger. If your furnace’s heat exchanger is cracked, your furnace is at risk of breaking down. If not […]
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