Robbins Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. Blog: Archive for the ‘Heating’ Category

5 Facts You May Want to Know About Ductless Heaters

Monday, March 8th, 2021

Chances are that you have heard about or even seen a home with ductless cooling and heating in Bloomfield, NM. If you do not already have one in your home or have not encountered it frequently before these systems may seem pretty impressive. And that’s because they are! These are heat pump systems that are able to offer year-round comfort to your home without relying on ductwork.

If you are considering a new HVAC system for your home, a ductless system may be one that you should consider. There are plenty of perks and benefits that come with adding these systems to your home. Let us give you some extra information on why ductless heat pumps are such great comfort systems for homes in Bloomfield and beyond.

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Indicators Your Furnace Needs Help

Monday, February 22nd, 2021
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It is no secret that our winter weather can be downright cold. That’s why it is so important to have an efficient and powerful furnace in your home to keep those cold temperatures at bay. The incredible work that your furnace usually does keeps you comfortably warm but it also makes it far more obvious when something is wrong with the system.

Honestly, it’s probably a good thing that a furnace malfunction can be so easily obvious to residents within the home. This means that you are more likely to call for a furnace repair in Aztec, NM in a shorter amount of time. The only question you may have is, aside from poor heating, what are the indicators that you do need repairs?

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Is A Bad Thermostat The Cause Of Your Heating Troubles?

Monday, February 8th, 2021

You’ve been cooped up at home for months so you finally decide to make the trip out to go hiking or mountain biking–something safe that gives you plenty of space. It is cold though so you decide to leave the heater running while you are gone to ensure the house is warm on your return. It will feel pretty good to go from temperatures in the 30s to a nice safe haven that is in the 60s.

But that may not be what you come home to. Maybe you get home and discover your heater is working overtime, leaving the home way too hot. Or perhaps you walk through the door to discover it has barely increased the temperature indoors above what it is outside. What’s the deal?

Something is up with your heating in Aztec, NM and the issue likely lies with your thermostat.

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5 Factors That Can Mess With Your Home Heating Efficiency

Monday, January 11th, 2021

house-and-money Keeping your home comfortable throughout the winter season shouldn’t be a battle between your comfort needs and your wallet. If you have an energy-efficient heating system, it is meant to do its job well without costing an arm and a leg. If your monthly energy bills are on the rise then you have every right to ask what is causing this change.

The reality is that the energy efficiency of your heater isn’t the only thing that can impact your bills. The efficiency of your home overall can play a big role in how much your comfort costs. Learn more about the factors that can reduce the efficiency of your home’s heating in Farmington, NM.

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What is a Heat Exchanger and What Can Go Wrong With It?

Monday, November 30th, 2020

cold-man-thermostat-handsWearing layers is a great way to stay warm outside and at home. However, when you step into your house it is nice to be able to enjoy taking off a layer or two and remaining comfortable. When you need a heater repair in Fruitland, NM though you are likely to discover that you need just as many layers indoors and you do when you are outside. That’s not normal!

Those residents that use gas-powered furnaces in our area should take note when their heater doesn’t seem to be able to do its job. The solution may be a simple one like a thermostat that needs to be reset. However, it can also be something more serious like an issue with your heat exchanger.

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Is Your Heat Pump Keeping You Warm?

Monday, November 16th, 2020

cold-man-no-heatHow reliable has your heat pump been in terms of heating your home thus far? If you can say that you go about your time at home in relative comfort, then you’d likely say the system is doing well. If you are reading this blog from the cocoon of your thickest sweater and three blankets, however, we want to talk to you.

A heat pump that isn’t able to properly heat your home is one that likely needs heating repair in Bloomfield, NM. Even if you are dedicated to scheduling maintenance for your system every year, repairs will still pop up every now and then. Our team can help you handle them.

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Tips for Safely Turning On Your Furnace

Monday, October 19th, 2020

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You are a savvy homeowner and you are always ready to do what it takes to help save money on energy. You do it all, from making sure your home is tightly sealed to setting your thermostat to a reasonable temperature. You even made sure to completely turn off your gas-burning furnace in spring so that it wasn’t using up fuel throughout the year. Now, however, you need to get your gas furnace back into operation.

Dealing with a fuel source like natural gas may be energy efficient and often more affordable than electricity, but it can also be dangerous. That is why we want to encourage you to be as careful as possible when turning on your furnace heater. To help, we’ve provided some tips below to ensure you go through this process as safely as possible. And, when you need help with your Bloomfield, NM heating system, you can turn to us for services.

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The Benefits of Professional Heating Maintenance

Monday, October 5th, 2020

We know that the weather during our daily lives hasn’t been cool or anywhere near it. However, the temperatures during our nights have been pretty chilly. The truth is, once the sun sets if you aren’t ready to settle into your bed, it is likely you may be thinking about turning on your heater.

However, if you have been thinking about getting your home warmed up, we want to give you a reminder to schedule your heating maintenance in Farmington, NM. This service is going to make sure that your heating system is ready to keep you comfortable when things get really cold this winter season. If you haven’t taken care of this service yet, now is the time!

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3 Heating Repair Needs You Might Have

Monday, March 23rd, 2020

opening-furnace-cabinetThe wintertime weather isn’t breaking up quite yet which means that it is a good time to make sure that your heater isn’t about to break down. After all those cozy nights in bed likely won’t be very cozy if your home temperature plummets into the 30s.

Of course, scheduling a timely heating repair in Bloomfield, NM is going to be one of the best ways to ensure that your heater keeps running smoothly. In order to do this though, especially within the time frame when it will make the most difference, you will need to know what the signs are that there is a problem in the first place.

We want to help you by giving you some information on what some common repair needs are and how to identify them.

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What Is the Real Cause of Your Heating Issue?

Monday, March 9th, 2020

person-adjusting-thermostatThe heater has been pumping steadily for about an hour now and the house has gone from comfortable to sweltering. You just a heating repair in Blanco, NM for your system and the furnace is fairly “young” still so it shouldn’t be malfunctioning like this.

If this situation sounds familiar, you are on the right track if you are thinking that your heater shouldn’t be acting up this way. So what is wrong? It may not be your heater at all actually. The truth is your heating troubles may stem from an issue with your thermostat.

So, how can you tell who the culprit is that is causing complications for your comfort? We will tell you and we will help you get the issue fixed too.

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