Air Conditioning Articles

When Do I Replace My Air Conditioner?

July 31, 2023
When Do I Replace My Air Conditioner? Woman on the phone attempting to cool herself with a fan.

Sometimes, life moves incredibly fast. You could have sworn you just bought your air conditioner. But lately, it doesn’t seem to be working so well. You check the box and are shocked to find out you’ve had it for a decade. Where did the time go?

Continue Reading

Does an AC Help With Allergies?

June 30, 2023
Does AC Help with Allergies? - White dandelion on grassy glade background

Does an air conditioner (AC) help with allergies? In one word, yes.

Continue Reading

FAQs About the New AC Regulations

June 19, 2023
FAQs About New AC Regulations gauges - Man checks AC Unit.

Maybe you have already heard of the mandates set by US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regarding your home’s air conditioner refrigerant. Or maybe you haven’t. 

Continue Reading

AC and Allergies

May 31, 2023
AC and Allergies - High angle shot of a young businessman feeling ill at his work desk

Summertime is the season for rest and relaxation—except when pollen decides to crash your party.

Continue Reading

Controlling Humidity in Your Home

May 19, 2023
Controlling Humidity in Your Home - A potted herb garden by the kitchen window.

At the height of summer, the weather can get quite sticky here in California.

Continue Reading

Why Is My AC Blowing Hot Air?

August 10, 2022
Two Hands in Front of an Air Vent

It’s the first really hot day of summer in Loomis when the floor fans and the open windows just don’t cut it anymore. You head over to your thermostat and select “air conditioner” and wait for that refreshing icy air to start blowing out of your vents. When you check a few minutes later, you feel only hot air. Why?

Continue Reading

Common AC Purchasing Mistakes to Avoid

July 19, 2022
air conditioning dollars winding money concept background business composition on isolate

When it’s time to invest in a major home appliance like an air conditioner (AC), you want to be well informed. The good news is technology has made it easy to gather a great deal of information in a short period of time. The bad news is there are so many makes and models of air conditioners available, the entire process can get quickly overwhelming.

Continue Reading

Common AC Problems and Solutions

June 24, 2022
Bag of repairman's work tools, screwdriver on top of air conditioner unit outside brick home. Service industry, working class.

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

Continue Reading

AC Maintenance Checklist

May 13, 2022
Technician spraying chemical water onto air conditioner grid to clean

Can you imagine a hot Sacramento summer without air conditioning? Your air conditioning system can be your very best friend on the warmest days. 

Continue Reading

Why Is My Air Conditioner Making Noise?

April 15, 2022
Why Is My Air Conditioner Making Noise? Mature male peering inside an upper wall white grid air duct on a silver wall near a white ceiling. A guy inspecting a heating and cooling air register duct for maintenance.

It’s normal for your air conditioner to create some noise when running—that simply means it’s working. Although older units are typically louder than newer ones, all air conditioning noises are not the same.

Continue Reading

Do I Really Need an AC Tune-Up?

March 16, 2022
Repairman Checking Outside Air Conditioning Unit For Voltage

Boost air conditioning tune-ups a little higher on your priority list. A tune-up can catch problems before your AC simply stops working.

Continue Reading

Why Is My Air Conditioner Freezing Up?

September 30, 2021
Air conditioning in ice

If your air conditioner stops blowing cool air or stops all together, check to see if your unit is frozen. What exactly will that look like?

Continue Reading

AC Equipment Shortage: What You Need to Know

August 31, 2021
Air conditioner with maintenance tools and service reminder in residential back yard

The HVAC industry is still managing a parts shortage. As a result, some AC repairs could be delayed. Here’s what you should know.

Continue Reading

3 Telltale Signs It’s Time for a New AC

August 13, 2021
Old and Rusted AC Unit

Deciding on the right time to replace your AC system can be difficult, so here are three signs to monitor for replacement.

Continue Reading

Heat Gain Prevention Tips

July 30, 2021
Construction workers install doors - windows and use silicon and sealant.

Consider these tips to help prevent heat from building up inside your home so that your AC can be more effective and efficient.

Continue Reading

Why Is My Air Conditioner Making Noise?

June 30, 2021
Man cannot sleep at night time

If your air conditioner is making an unusual or harsh noise, use this list common noises to help find the issue.

Continue Reading

5 Ways to Save Money on Your Air Conditioning and Summer Energy Bill

June 14, 2021
Person adjusting a wall thermostat with dollar sign symbol on the display

Use our five simple tips for staying cool and using your AC less to help you cut costs and save money on your monthly energy bill.

Continue Reading

Spring Money-Saving Tips

April 30, 2021
Woman's hand opening curtains in the bedroom with natural light and garden background.

Looking to save money this Spring? Take some of the following ideas to help your home reduce its energy bills this season.

Continue Reading

Why Do I Need AC Maintenance Now?

April 16, 2021
Technician working on AC Unit

Why do you need air conditioner maintenance now? Spring is the best time because you want your unit to run effectively during this season.

Continue Reading

What Maintenance Is Needed for a Ductless System?

October 6, 2020
Ductless air conditioner.

A ductless heating and cooling system, or a mini split, is a splendid choice for your Loomis 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.

Continue Reading

Be an Informed Consumer by Learning Air Conditioning Lingo

August 20, 2020
ac definitions, air conditioning lingo, close up shot of the vents of an air conditioner

The air conditioning system in your Sacramento home is one of your biggest investments and home assets. In order to take care of it properly, as well as to communicate effectively with air conditioning (AC) professionals when needed, it’s good to understand some common air conditioning terminology.

Continue Reading

Consider a Ductless AC System

July 29, 2020
Wooden office with a black ductless air conditioning unit.

To learn more about ductless air conditioning systems, contact our trained professionals at Kendrick Heating and Air in Loomis, CA.

Continue Reading

Purchasing the Right Air Conditioner

July 8, 2020
Two central air units outside a home | Purchasing the Right Air Conditioner | Sacramento, CA | Purchasing Right Air Conditioner

At Kendrick Heating and Air, we pride ourselves in being great matchmakers. We want to set you up with an air conditioner (AC) that’s right for your home.

Continue Reading

3 Health Benefits for Using Your AC While Sleeping

June 15, 2020
Shot of a young woman sound asleep in her bedroom ac air conditioning sleeping health benefits

A major part of your health relies on getting a good night’s sleep. That’s why it’s not just important to run your air conditioner during the hot summer days. You also need to keep your home comfortably cool at night as well.

Continue Reading

How to Properly Size an AC System

May 14, 2020
Young Happy Male Technician Gesturing Thumb Up.

Our professionals at Kendrick Heating & Air would be happy to help you select the best-sized air conditioner for your particular California home.

Continue Reading

How Does an Air Conditioner Work?

April 10, 2020
Mom and dad on the computer with their kids in the background.

The modern air conditioner is designed to transfer cool air throughout your home to keep you comfortable during the year’s hottest months.

Continue Reading