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Some of the Best: Bay Areas 4th of July Events

Schmitt Heating & Air Conditioning has witnessed a lot of 4th of July celebrations over the years. What doesn’t change about Independence Day is the people celebrating and our wish for you to have a happy and safe holiday! We’ve put together a short list of some fun things to do around the Bay Area.

Schmitt -- Ductless -- 06-03-16

Ductless Heating & Air Conditioning Systems

Ductless HVAC systems are nothing new. Ductless heat pumps have been a ubiquitous feature on apartment windows for decades. What is new is using them for whole house heating and the technology involved with that. Using a ductless system for your home provides several benefits over a traditional forced-air system. Going Ductless Homeowners have long

Schmitt -- AC Coils -- 05-02-16

Typical Central Heating Costs

Initial Costs and Extras If you’re purchasing a new home or remodeling from a tear-down, the initial cost for a central gas furnace, or heat pumps, can be 10,000-20,000 dollars, with high efficiency models being slightly more expensive. The large range takes into account heating models purchased, number of registers, and system complexity. Being able

Schmitt -- Humidifiers -- 03-17-16

Humidifiers Help Achieve Balance And Improve Indoor Air Quality

Humidity plays a role in the development and treatment of allergies. Though your home’s humidity level can range from 0 to more than 100 percent, the range for indoor environments tends to fall between 20 and 70 percent. Lower humidity improves indoor air quality, but higher humidity is better for the throat and nasal passages.

Schmitt -- Commercial Heat Pump -- 02-23-16

Commercial Heat Pump Troubleshooting

Like any commercial appliance, heat pumps sometimes have mechanical issues. Below are troubleshooting ideas for some of the more common problems. Heat Pump Icing Up If the top of your unit has a lot of ice, if ice is incasing the coils, or if the whole unit has a thick sheet of ice and snow


4 Major Reason HVAC Systems Breakdown

These are the 4 most common reason’s your HVAC system breakdown, it normally happens when you least expect it and even some times can’t afford the extra expenses it causes. Trust us, monitoring your system is a very important step that no one should not do. Call us today and we will make sure your


How Ductless Mini-Split Heat Pumps Work

Ductless mini-split heat pumps are becoming increasingly popular, due to their efficiency and comfort. These compact units can be installed anywhere and are an excellent choice for just about any homeowner who is replacing an old and outdated air conditioner or furnace. It is also a wise choice when transitioning from boiler-based or electric resistance


Differences between Commercial and Residential HVAC Systems

Heating and cooling technology can be customized to fit any environment, no matter how large or small. Within this wider range of possibilities there are two separate, distinct categories of HVAC technology: commercial and residential systems. The principles behind each system are the same, but each has some general characteristics that distinguish it from the

These are the Most Common Indoor Air Contaminates

Feeling Sick? Allergies kick you in the rear end? Fatigued? All of these can be relate to the Air inside your Home. Call us and we will trouble shoot your HVAC system and make sure the air you’re breathing is Healthy for you. We service San Francisco, Daly City and Pacifica. Call us today, don’t

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Tips For Selecting Heating Systems For Your Home

When remodeling or if one has an ageing furnace, they could consider installing a more efficient model. Most new furnaces have an efficiency rating of over 80%. There are several factors that need considering when choosing home heating systems.   Considerations The existing insulation, heat usage pattern of the house and area of residence all