When it comes to choosing an AC service in Palm Desert, you want to make sure you're selecting a team that truly stands out. At J&M Air Conditioning & Heating, we take pride in being the best choice for all your cooling needs. With our experienced team, family-owned values, honest and reliable services, and dedication to keeping your home comfortable, we guarantee exceptional service that exceeds your expectations. Keep reading to learn why we’re the best in Palm Desert, then reach out to get a quote from our expert AC contractors today.more
Keeping your home cool and comfortable during the scorching summer months can be challenging, and it's important to have a reliable and efficient air conditioning system. In San Jacinto, residents and businesses have the privilege of relying on J&M Air Conditioning and Heating, the leading AC service provider in the area. With years of experience, a dedicated team of professionals, and a commitment to customer satisfaction, J&M stands out as the best choice for all your cooling needs. In this blog, we will explore the reasons why J&M Air Conditioning and Heating has earned its reputation as the premier AC service in San Jacinto. Learn more below, then get a quote for AC service today.more
When it comes to keeping your home cool and comfortable during scorching summer months, there's no one quite like J&M Air Conditioning and Heating. No matter your specific needs, we’re proud to offer AC service in Palm Desert, and we believe we stand out as the go-to choice for all your AC service needs. In this blog, we'll highlight the reasons why J&M should be at the top of your list when it comes to AC services. Learn more below, then get a quote for AC services today!more
When it comes to keeping your home cool and comfortable during hot summer months, a reliable and efficient air conditioning system plays a vital role. At J&M Air Conditioning & Heating, we understand the importance of maintaining your AC unit to ensure optimum performance. Today, we would like to share with you four key reasons why choosing J&M San Jacinto for your AC service needs is a decision you won't regret. Learn more about what you can expect below, then get a quote for AC service now!more
Maintaining a properly functioning air conditioning system is essential, especially in hot climates like San Jacinto and Palm Desert, CA. Regular AC maintenance and tune-ups can prolong the lifespan of your unit and ensure optimal performance. J & M Air Conditioning is here to provide some valuable tips for effective air conditioning maintenance. Schedule an AC tune-up with our experts today!more
In the scorching heat of San Jacinto and Palm Desert, CA, a functioning air conditioning unit is essential for maintaining a cool and comfortable living environment. Unfortunately, neglecting regular maintenance and servicing for your AC unit can have detrimental effects on its performance and longevity. Better understand the consequences of not servicing your AC unit and contact J & M Air Conditioning to schedule your AC tune-up now!more
Living in San Jacinto or Palm Desert, CA, means relying on your air conditioning system to combat the scorching heat. But how can you be sure that your AC is in good shape? Regular maintenance and servicing are key to keeping your AC running efficiently and avoiding major breakdowns. In this blog, we'll discuss the signs that indicate your AC needs servicing and the importance of contacting a reliable air conditioning repair service like J & M Air Conditioning.more
Having an air conditioning system that runs but fails to cool your home can be frustrating, especially during the hot summer months. If you're facing this issue, you're not alone. Many homeowners encounter this problem and wonder why their AC is running but not providing the desired cooling effect!
With J & M Air Conditioning on your side, you can ensure that your AC is always running its best. Our air conditioning repair company proudly serves San Jacinto and Palm Desert, CA. For everything from air conditioning maintenance to air conditioning installation or repairs, get a quote for your needs today!more
If you own an air conditioning system, regular maintenance is essential to keep it running smoothly and efficiently. Many homeowners wonder how often they should have their AC serviced to avoid breakdowns and costly repairs.
J & M Air Conditioning is here to help you understand the importance of AC maintenance and how often you should schedule it! As a trusted air conditioning repair company, we provide heating and cooling services throughout San Jacinto and Palm Desert, CA. Schedule your AC maintenance needs today!more
When it comes to keeping your home comfortable, an HVAC system is an essential part of the equation. Keeping your home’s climate under control is a major part of how comfortable you’re going to be in every aspect of life at home. J & M Air Conditioning and Heating’s team are experts at keeping your home at the temperature that you want, here are some tips for picking the right system.more
You’ve seen the signs. Your HVAC system isn’t operating at the level that you need it to, and you’re casting your mind back to how long ago it was installed. Maybe it’s producing odd odors, or driving your energy bill up by working too hard — probably without hitting your desired temperature anyway.
If your home or business’ HVAC system is more than 10 years old and you haven’t started looking for a replacement yet, it’s probably time to start. J & M Air Conditioning and Heat has provided the Inland Empire with HVAC maintenance and repair services for decades, and that includes when it comes time for a system to be replaced.
Here are four reasons why an upgraded HVAC system can benefit you:more
While Hemet and surrounding cities of San Jacinto Valley, CA rarely experience temperatures below 40°F, even a mild winter can cause your heat pump to freeze up. Since this can be a nuisance, it’s essential to know how to deal with an iced-up heat pump to avoid severe damage.more
A faulty thermostat can cause a lot of problems for your heating system. It can make your system work harder than it needs to, leading to higher energy bills and premature wear and tear on your equipment. In extreme cases, a faulty thermostat can even damage your furnace.
Read on as J & M Air Conditioning & Heating—one of your trusted local heat pump inspection providers—discusses what you need to know about thermostats and HVAC systems.more
Given how your heating and air conditioning system is one of your biggest investments, you’ll want to make sure it can continue delivering the safe and reliable performance you’ve come to expect. One way to do that is to keep tabs on its condition, which includes checking the system for biofilms. But what exactly are biofilms, and how do you deal with them? J & M Air Conditioning & Heating, a trusted HVAC specialist, shares what you need to know.more
If you let it, poor indoor air quality (IAQ) can become a huge issue in your home. You can open your windows a few minutes every day so that allergens and other indoor air contaminants can escape outside, and fresh, healthier air can flow in. But this may not be enough. You can effectively mitigate poor IAQ by investing in an air purifier. It’s generally available in two types: an in-duct/whole-home system or a portable unit. And if you have to choose between the two? Go for the former.more
In a report published by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the top five air quality problems in the country occur indoors. They’re caused by common pollutants that fall into one of four categories: VOCs, combustion byproducts, and biological and legacy pollutants. If not addressed correctly, they can affect the health and comfort of your households. Our air conditioning and heat pump inspection experts discuss some of the common pollutants below:more
Buying a new air conditioner is not as simple as buying a new television or refrigerator. It’s easy to be talked into buying the latest models, but you first have to make sure that your new air conditioner covers all the bases. J & M Air Conditioning & Heating discusses what you need to consider when buying a new air conditioner.more
Sweltering hot summers make homeowners want to turn up their air conditioning system, but doing so also means higher energy costs on their next utility bill. Fortunately, there’s a way to strike a balance between a reasonable energy bill and a cool, comfortable home. A trusted expert in air conditioning installation and heat pump inspection, J & M Air Conditioning & Heating, shares which AC settings are best for summer.more
When you go shopping for a new residential property, you need to look into a few things before you make a decision. In addition to the electrical, plumbing and roofing systems of a prospective home, you should also take into consideration its HVAC system. Can it keep up with your heating and cooling needs after moving in?more
The last thing you want to happen this summer is for your home to feel uncomfortable. Your air conditioning system might not be living up to its cooling capabilities, but that’s not the only thing you need to look into. Other factors can also affect your home’s comfort during the hottest months of the year. We discuss them below.more
A well-maintained HVAC system keeps your indoor air clean and safe to breathe. But for it to stay effective, the air filter must be cleaned or replaced regularly. Dirty air filters become ineffective at keeping out pollutants, and will also inhibit proper airflow. This leads to higher energy consumption because your unit has to work harder to pump air through the dirty filters. This is why regular cleaning or replacement is recommended!more
It can be unbearably hot in California, which might prompt you to run your air conditioning full-blast the entire day. But what if your AC is running but isn’t cooling properly? Here J & M Air Conditioning & Heating, the area’s leading air conditioning service company, shares the possible causes of this issue, along with the necessary solutions.more
As one of the most popular buzzwords in the energy industry today, electrification is arguably one of the most crucial aspects of decarbonization, which is essentially making the world a better place through clean energy. Here our air conditioning and heat pump inspection experts give more insight into this concept.more
A new HVAC system can help ensure the comfort of your household for many years. That’s why it’s important to choose your new HVAC system carefully. In today’s post, J & M Air Conditioning & Heating shares some of the dos and don’ts of replacing an HVAC system.more
The average home has to switch from cooling to heating as the days become colder and winter approaches, which usually leaves the air conditioner sitting unused for months. In today’s post, local AC and heat pump inspection company J & M Air Conditioning & Heating takes a look at what happens to air conditioners when they’re not used for months.more
The spring season is once again upon us, which means you should get started on your home maintenance checklist, with your HVAC system being one of your top priorities. In today’s post, local HVAC company J & M Air Conditioning & Heating shares tips on how to prepare your HVAC system for spring.more
Your HVAC system can break down when you least expect it. While having a heating and air conditioning service contractor that you can count on can help make dealing with such situations a lot easier, there’s still the matter of paying for the repairs. In today’s post, J & M Air Conditioning & Heating takes a look at whether or not homeowners insurance will cover HVAC repairs.more
In many households, strange smells permeating the area around the HVAC systems isn’t an uncommon occurrence. These smells do tend to go away after a while, but if they persist, you should address them immediately. After all, you don’t want you or your family members to be uncomfortable every time you use your home’s heating or cooling system.more
According to the EPA, the concentration of pollutants in indoor spaces is two to five times higher than typical outdoor concentrations. Fortunately, a few changes to your daily habits can help reduce indoor air pollutants — and what better time to get started than now? In today’s post, local heating and air conditioning service contractor J & M Air Conditioning & Heating shares the bad indoor air quality habits you need to break this year.more
All homeowners have experienced temperature imbalances in their home at some point. This particular issue not only affects the comfort of your living space, it may also indicate a serious problem with your heating system. The first step to dealing with uneven heating in your home is to determine what’s causing it in the first place. J & M Air Conditioning & Heating, the premier heating and air conditioning company in the area, shares what you need to know here.more
You can cool or heat your home more easily and efficiently using your thermostat. If your current one is having issues, or is old and failing, you should consider getting a new one. J & M Air Conditioning & Heating, a premier expert in heat pump inspection and maintenance in the area, suggests that you invest in a thermostat replacement when:more
With an efficient heating and air conditioning system, your home will stay comfortable all-year-round. Scheduling regular inspections and maintenance can help ensure that your equipment performs well no matter the season. Moreover, the more you know about what can affect the performance of your HVAC system, the better you can avoid it.more
A heat pump can offer your home year-round comfort. It’s a cost-effective way to heat and cool your space, allowing you to enjoy the benefits of the equipment no matter where you live. However, there’s a misconception that heat pumps become inefficient during the colder months of the year. This shouldn’t be the case if you know how to operate one properly.more
An air handler unit is an enclosure that’s connected to your HVAC system and distributes conditioned air through your home. Keeping it in good condition with regular maintenance and timely repairs can help ensure continuous comfort for you and your family. In today’s post, local air conditioning service contractor J & M Air Conditioning & Heating shares a look at the signs that your HVAC handler needs repairs.more
Not all homeowners understand how refrigerant works. We often receive service requests from our customers saying that their central or window air conditioner needs a refill of this liquid compound, thinking that it has either gone stale or has disappeared completely. Nothing could be further from the truth, however.more
Air conditioners see peak usage in the summer season. This puts greater stress on the system and increases the risk of a breakdown. In today’s post, local air conditioning service contractor J & M Air Conditioning & Heating shares the air conditioning components that will need some extra care this season.more
Out of all the available heating and cooling brands available, Carrier® is hard to beat. It’s always been synonymous with home comfort, with its systems found in millions of homes around the world! With over a century of heating and cooling innovation, you can be sure that Carrier will keep you and your family comfortable for years to come. Our air conditioning and heat pump inspection experts share their insight below.more
If you’re a new heat pump owner, it’s not uncommon to mistake operational differences for real-life problems, to the point that you think you need to call in a technician to make repairs. In this article, a heating and air conditioning service contractor clears up some of these misconceptions so that you can have peace of mind when running your heat pump.more
Whether you’re planning to purchase a home in a neighborhood with a homeowners association (HOA) or are living in one already, it’s important to know if there are certain requirements that could affect your home’s heating and cooling system. In this article, a heat pump inspection company discusses a few things you need to keep in mind when choosing your heating and cooling systems.more
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says that air purifiers can help improve your home’s indoor air quality. While having a well-sealed space is great for energy efficiency, it can compromise the quality of the air you breathe. An air purifier can help prevent pollutants from accumulating in your living spaces. A local air conditioning expert shares some signs that you probably need to get an air purifier in this post.more
Some homeowners use a heater and window air conditioner to keep their family comfortable all-year-round. On the other hand, many homes and businesses in the U.S. use heat pumps for their heating and cooling needs. If you have a heat pump, knowing more about your equipment can help you take better care of it.
Continue reading to discover the answers to some of the most frequently-asked questions about heat pumps.more
Regardless of the climate in your local area, indoor humidity can have an impact on your home’s comfort levels and the proper functioning of your HVAC system. In today’s blog, the heating and air conditioning experts at J & M Air Conditioning & Heating explain what you need to know about managing indoor humidity levels in the winter.more
There’s more to improving your home’s energy efficiency than just installing ENERGY STAR® windows and lighting fixtures. Some improvements require a significant investment, but they can make a huge difference in reducing your monthly energy bills. Local AC and heat pump inspection pros J & M Air Conditioning & Heating takes a look at four of them below:more
Believe it or not, even with a recently-cleaned and fully-functional air conditioning system, you’re exposed to dust and particles two to five times more concentrated indoors than outdoors. This makes sense, because outside, contaminants are more or less “diluted” by the atmosphere. These numbers are reported by the Environmental Protection Agency in their pursuit to improve indoor air quality in many homes across the country.
Poor indoor air quality, or IAQ, is linked to a number of respiratory conditions like asthma and allergic reactions. It can even cause non-respiratory ailments like stress and headaches. The best way to improve your IAQ level is with the use of either an air purifier or an air scrubber. Here our HVAC pros at J&M explain what these are, as well as the difference between them.more
If you just turned your air conditioner on for the season and there’s an unpleasant smell emanating from it, this could be indicative of a problem. In today’s post, local air conditioning service contractor J & M Air Conditioning & Heating discusses common air conditioner odors and what they mean.more
The risk of seasonal allergies becomes higher when your HVAC system’s filters aren’t properly cleaned and maintained. This can affect your family’s health over time, as well as cause your HVAC system to work harder than necessary and lead to more breakdowns down the road. If you find yourself constantly sneezing or coughing in your home, it may be best to have your system cleaned and filters replaced. Our air conditioning team explains what you need to know here:more
Heat pumps function differently than a traditional heating system or window air conditioner. Rain and snow can lead to certain behaviors in the unit that may cause alarm in first-time heat pump users. Most homeowners tend to call for emergency HVAC service as soon as they notice something strange with their heat pump; however, by knowing which things are normal and which aren’t, you can save yourself a lot of trouble and panic.
One example of strange heat pump behavior is when the outdoor unit appears to be generating smoke. Users often assume that the smoke is coming from a malfunctioning fan motor because the fans usually stop working when this happens, but fortunately the truth is actually a bit less concerning. Here our experts at J&M explain why a smoking heat pump may not be a problem.more