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5 Tips to Improve Your Indoor Air Quality This Fall

September 28, 2022

Get ready for cooler weather here in Harbor—fall is around the corner! When the outdoor temperatures start to drop, you probably will spend more time inside your home. Be sure to focus on enhancing your indoor air quality (IAQ) so that you can boost your overall home comfort and enjoy the autumn season to its fullest.

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Artificial Intelligence and HVAC?

September 13, 2022

Most people do not necessarily think of artificial intelligence (AI) and heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems in the same space. However, the reality is that AI is already part of many modern HVAC systems with much more potential ahead. 

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Think HVAC During Your Home Remodeling

August 30, 2022

Congratulations, you’re planning to remodel your Crescent City home! Breathing new life and comfort into your charming older home is a grand adventure, and you can count on our team at Frank’s and Orca Heating & Refrigeration to be there every step of the way to help however we can.

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Thermostat 101 Basics

August 9, 2022

Every team needs a leader.

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How Can You Manage Your Home’s Humidity?

July 18, 2022

Indoor humidity is a drag. It makes relaxing extremely difficult—after all, you are sweating inside your home! It can affect your health, triggering asthma attacks and flaring allergies. It tends to put everyone in a sluggish mood—even the goldfish. Let’s zap that excess moisture right out of the room, and look at ways to manage your California home’s relative indoor humidity.

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Common AC Problems and Solutions

July 8, 2022

When the weather gets really hot in Harbor, the last thing you want is a broken air conditioner. Many common problems with air conditioning systems can arise. Our team at Frank’s and Orca Heating & Refrigeration wants you to be aware, prepared, and ready to solve these air conditioning issues so you and your family can stay cool this summer.

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Listen to Your HVAC System

June 24, 2022

Think of your heating and cooling (HVAC) system components as the instruments in a quiet symphony. 

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How to Properly Size an AC System

June 14, 2022

In the heat of the summer, it’s easy to assume that bigger is better when it comes to air conditioning (AC) systems. Obviously, if you have an air conditioner that’s too small in your Harbor home, you will not be able to keep your temperatures consistently low even if the unit is running constantly. 

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Air Duct Cleaning

May 27, 2022

Your air ducts circulate a supply of fresh and properly treated air. But since ductwork mostly hides behind walls, ceilings, and floors, many California homeowners don’t take the time to monitor its condition.

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What Maintenance Is Needed for a Ductless System?

May 13, 2022

A ductless heating and cooling system, or a mini split, is a splendid choice for your Harbor home and a worthwhile investment. It offers many benefits, and you can enjoy them all for years to come if you maintain the system on a consistent basis. 

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