Robbins Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Aztec’

What Can Hinder Your Energy Efficiency?

Monday, July 13th, 2020

money-chimneyKeeping cool during the summer is pretty high on everyone’s list of priorities. After all it can get pretty darn hot around here and having a comfortable home to escape to is necessary–until it starts to cost you your life savings. Low energy efficiency is going to be a big bump in the road on your journey to get through the summertime heatwaves. Thankfully though, you aren’t alone on that journey because we are coming along to help.

We know what some of the biggest factors are that hinder your comfort and your home’s energy efficiency and we can help you identify and address those issues. All you have to do to get started is to keep reading and contact us for assistance in keeping your home comfort optimized this summer.

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You Need a Professional for Your AC Installation

Monday, June 29th, 2020

outdoor-ac-unitAre you ready to enjoy a reliable source of cooling comfort this summer? If so, you are going to need an AC installation in Aztec to get your new system set up and running right. The thing is that you should only get this job done by a professional HVAC technician.

We know that idea might make you cringe. A new air conditioning unit is already expensive, not to mention the cost of professional service! It is understandable that you would want to save money but we can promise you that opting for a professional installation is actually going to be the thing that saves you cash in the long run.

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Why You Can’t Keep Cool

Monday, May 18th, 2020

The weather is getting warmer here in New Mexico which means that our air conditioning systems are going to be getting used more and more often in the coming weeks and months. As the temperatures go from warm and pleasant to sweltering though you might notice that you have a problem: you can’t get your home cool like it used to.

You could write this off as a byproduct of the high summertime temperatures but we urge you to take a moment and really check on your cooling system. If there is something wrong with your A/C, or if there is something else going on with your home that is hindering your comfort, the sooner you identify and address the problem, the better things will be.

Here are some reasons why you might not be able to get your home as cool and comfortable as you might like.

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4 Ways to Help Your Heat Pump

Monday, December 30th, 2019

ductless-blowerYour heat pump is an energy efficient system that helps keep you warm throughout the wintertime here in New Mexico. It runs quietly, offers comfort year round thanks to its reversing valve, and, because you have a ductless system, saves you the trouble of upkeep on ductwork.

Yes, your heat pump is a fantastic addition to your home comfort system. And that is why you want to know if there is a way for you to help it do its job. No, we aren’t talking about you creating heat from scratch. We are, however, talking about different habits you can incorporate into your regular routine that, while seemingly non-suspect, can actually go a long way in making your heat pumps job a lot easier this winter.

Want to learn more? Read on!

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Have You Checked Your Filter Lately?

Monday, December 16th, 2019

replace-filterWhen a person has “no filter” it means they are likely to say some…less than kosher things. When an HVAC system has a bad filter though, things can get dirty and unpleasant pretty fast. What we mean is that having a bad filter is never a good thing, especially when the bad filter is part of your heating system.

Checking your filter is an important part of your yearly heater maintenance in Aztec, NM. If you have been avoiding that maintenance or even brushed off a reminder that it might be time to check on your filter, we want to point out how important this seemingly minor part of your HVAC system is and why checking on it is a good idea.

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Good HVAC Maintenance Means Good Air Quality

Monday, October 21st, 2019

relaxing-manAir quality is never really something people think about until it is bad enough to make breathing hard. Thankfully, those of us living here in Aztec enjoy pretty good breathing air! This doesn’t mean that our air is contaminant free though.

Our part of New Mexico enjoys its fair share of airborne dust, allergens, pollen and other microscopic debris. Thankfully, our HVAC systems do a good job of keeping the air we breath in our homes free of most, if not all, of these foreign objects.

The question is, what does it mean when your indoor air quality starts to become a little less, well, quality? You aren’t likely to notice this issue until it starts causing problems, which is precisely why you want to make sure your indoor air stays as clean and clear as possible.

Your HVAC system’s maintenance plays a huge role in this.

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Here’s What You’ll Find in a Great HVAC Contractor

Monday, September 23rd, 2019

thumbs-upWe can all appreciate a good DIY project, right? Maybe it’s repainting that old coffee table to give it new life. Or maybe, it’s creating your own garden full of herbs and veggies. But one thing’s for sure: when it comes to your HVAC system, it’s best you don’t “do-it-yourself”.

We understand that it can be rather tricky to find a great heating and air conditioning contractor, which is why we have listed some of the qualities you should be looking for down below. All you’ve got to do is keep reading to find out more! (And of course, you can always schedule your HVAC service in Aztec, NM with us!)

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We Know Why Your AC is Short-Cycling! Do You?

Monday, July 29th, 2019

So, your air conditioner keeps turning on and off and on and off and on and off… We totally understand that this is super annoying, but do you know why it is happening? We can guess that you probably don’t—but don’t worry! We are about to tell you why!

The problem is called short-cycling, and it is quite a BIG deal! Not only will it increase wear and tear on your AC, but it’ll also cause your cooling costs to skyrocket! Of course, then, you want to address this issue right away!

We have found that many homeowners don’t really know what short-cycling is and how it happens, so below, we have outlined some of the reasons why your AC might be short-cycling—that way, you can avoid the issue altogether! Keep reading to find out more!

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Here’s How You Can Keep Your AC in Good Shape This Summer

Monday, May 20th, 2019

air-conditioning-condenser-flowerSummer is right around the corner, and any minute now, the clouds will make way for the sun, temperatures will start to rise, and you’ll be out doing all the things you love to do, like eating ice cream, planning a BBQ with your neighbors, diving into your pool, and last but certainly not least, scheduling your air conditioning service in Aztec, NM. 

We all make great use of our air conditioners, especially here in New Mexico, but using it at full blast isn’t necessarily fun — your bills will increase and you will likely find yourself calling for some pretty costly repairs. Therefore, it is important to take care of your AC and make sure that it is fully equipped to keep up with all your cooling demands. So below, we have provided you with a list of tips and tricks to keep your AC in good shape this summer. So, what are you waiting for? Keep reading!

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Should I Invest in a Heat Pump?

Monday, May 6th, 2019

Of course, you should! Heat pumps are becoming quite popular for their ability to provide year-round comfort with just the flip of a switch! Plus, they are highly efficient and super effective! So, if you are in the market for a new air conditioner this summer, consider making the switch to a heat pump. Trust us, you won’t regret it!

And in case you are not yet convinced, you’re in luck! Below, we have listed just some of the many benefits of installing a heat pump in your home. So, keep reading to find out more!

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