RKM Heating and Air Conditioning Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Riverside’

5 Sounds of a Malfunctioning Furnace

Monday, February 19th, 2024

One of the easiest ways to identify that your furnace is having problems is by paying attention to the sounds it makes. There are some sounds that your furnace will make as a part of its normal operation cycles. But other sounds – usually ones that are loud, alarming, or persistent – can indicate something is going wrong with the system.

We are highlighting five sounds that you don’t want to hear your furnace making. If you hear any of these sounds, you need to give our team a call for heating repair in Riverside. You can keep reading to learn more about five unusual furnace sounds and what they mean.

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Why You’ll LOVE Going Ductless

Monday, February 5th, 2024

When it’s time to invest in a new HVAC system, or even HVAC duct replacement, you may want to consider a ductless option instead. The added expense of ductwork can make an installation significantly more expensive.

Skipping out on a more traditional ducted HVAC system can save you money in more ways than one. Plus, ductless mini split units have other benefits that a central unit cannot compare to. You can keep reading to learn more about the benefits of going ductless and why now might be a great time to do so.

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New Year’s Resolutions: Investing in a Heat Pump

Monday, January 8th, 2024

If you’ve been putting off investing in a new HVAC system for your home, make it your New Year’s resolution to you install a new heat pump in 2024. Heat pumps offer both heating and cooling, all within a single system. You can give our team a call for heat pump installation in Riverside.

We can visit your home and complete an assessment to talk about how a heat pump would be set up and how it would work to heat and cool your home all year round. You can also keep reading to learn more about heat pumps and the pros and cons of having this type of HVAC system installed. 

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How to Fully Enjoy Your Heating System This Winter

Monday, December 25th, 2023

Having a heater in your home is all about staying warm. But we know that you don’t just want to keep your home comfortable, you want to stay warm safely and efficiently. We have tips to help you do just that for all types of heater systems in Riverside, CA.

No matter what type of heater you have, you can use our tips to get the most out of your heater while also saving money on your monthly energy bills and keeping safety as a top priority. Keep reading to learn more about our heater tips for the coming winter season.

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It’s Time for a Furnace Inspection

Monday, November 27th, 2023

Fall is a popular time of the year for scheduling heater maintenance. Our team can visit your home and check your furnace inside and out to make sure everything is working and in good condition. There are many benefits to scheduling furnace service in Riverside.

Prioritizing the service now instead of putting it off until winter means that you get a more convenient service appointment. The cooler the weather gets, the more calls we get for service. You can keep reading to learn more about why fall is a great time for a furnace inspection and why you need to prioritize the service now.

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Repairing or Replacing a Commercial HVAC Unit

Monday, November 13th, 2023

If you own a business, you want to stay on top of your HVAC system. After all, a business that is uncomfortable to work or shop in can have a major impact on productivity and sales. Ideally, you want to stay ahead of HVAC repairs and replace the system before it breaks down completely. If you’ve been searching for ‘commercial HVAC companies near me’ in hopes of finding a professional team to take care of your business HVAC system, you are in the right place.

Our team can help with everything from maintenance to repairs and even upgrading or completely replacing your HVAC system when the time comes. You can also keep reading to learn the difference between when it’s OK to repair your HVAC system versus when it really needs to be completely overhauled.

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That Noise Is Not Good!

Monday, October 16th, 2023

Unusual noises coming from your air conditioner can be very alarming. The good news is that the sounds are a warning sign that something is wrong with your air conditioner. When you pay attention to these sounds and address problems early, you can avoid most major air conditioner problems. 

When you need to schedule AC repair in Riverside, give our team a call. We are the AC experts in the area and we are ready to help. We can help you determine what the cause of unusual noises and get down to the root of the problem, fixing it so it doesn’t happen again in the future. You can keep reading to learn more about five unusual air conditioning noises that you might hear and what they could mean. 

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Fall AC Maintenance Is a Great Idea

Monday, September 18th, 2023

Fall is upon us and soon it will be time to switch your thermostat over from cooling to heating. But does that mean you’re done with your air conditioner for the year? Maybe not. If you haven’t already scheduled an AC maintenance appointment this year, go ahead and do so now.

Remember, you want to have a Riverside HVAC contractor with the right certifications and licenses do the work. Our team is here to help. We can complete for maintenance for your air conditioner so that you can turn it off this fall and winter with peace of mind. You can also keep reading to learn more about the benefits of scheduling air conditioner maintenance right now.

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How Air Ducts Help Your AC

Monday, August 21st, 2023

You probably know about the role of duct work for your air conditioner, but do you know the ways ductwork can help your air conditioner? Ductwork has the potential to make a huge impact on how your AC operates, either positively or negatively.

This is why it is important to invest in duct services like duct cleaning, duct sealing and even air duct replacement when the time comes. You can keep reading to learn more about the important role your ductwork plays in air conditioning efficiency and what you can do to help.

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Replacing Your AC? Maybe Consider a Heat Pump

Monday, August 7th, 2023

You know that it’s time to replace your air conditioner, but did you know that you have a variety of options besides the standard central air conditioning system? More and more homeowners are switching to heat pumps because of their versatility and many other benefits. 

A heat pump is particularly great because it uses a different refrigerant function that allows it to work as both an air conditioner and heater for your home. If you’re interested in learning more about how heat pumps work, you can keep reading. Then give our team a call to schedule your in-home assessment.

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