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

Maintenance vs. Repairs: The Difference of Consistent Care

Monday, May 27th, 2024

Have you been putting off scheduling AC maintenance? Or perhaps you’ve been weighing your options and thinking about skipping AC maintenance in favor of just addressing repair needs as they come up. You can keep reading to learn more about how maintenance can make a big difference in your air conditioner’s ability to cool your home effectively for longer. 

Then, give our team a call to schedule a maintenance appointment so you can prevent unexpected AC repair in Riverside. Consistent maintenance is really the way to go if you want to care for your unit and help it last longer.

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Everything to Know About the New AIM Act

Monday, May 13th, 2024

In 2020, the United States government issued the AIM Act, which was designed to reduce the use of potentially harmful AC chemical refrigerants. The goal is to lessen HVAC systems’ impact on the environment, and it’s a really positive step overall.

But as a homeowner, it can mean spending thousands more to upgrade your existing older air conditioner to a newer model. You can keep reading to learn more about the AIM Act and how our team can help you maintain your older air conditioner safely. If it is time for an AC upgrade, we can schedule you for a Riverside air conditioning installation.

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Is 2024 the Year for a New AC?

Monday, March 4th, 2024

As your air conditioner gets older, it’s increasingly important to pay attention to how the unit is operating. There will be a point where your air conditioner takes a turn and begins needing more frequent or serious repairs. If you pay attention to the signs, you can take action and invest in a new air conditioner before yours breaks down completely.

The question is, how do you know when it’s time to schedule AC installation in Riverside? You can keep reading to learn more about some of the signs that your air conditioner is reaching the end of its lifespan and it’s time to invest in an upgrade. Then, give our team a call to schedule your in-home assessment so we can help you review your upgrade options.

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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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