Shaw's Air Conditioning & Heating Blog: Archive for November, 2015

Installing a Humidifier Can Help Keep You Healthy This Winter

Monday, November 30th, 2015

It shouldn’t be a surprise to anybody that we live in a desert, and with the state in its fourth year of drought there are some things that you need to be aware of. Chronically dry air can have some nasty effects on your health, and it gets worse during winter. Let’s take a look at what happens when your home’s air is too dry, and how a humidifier can help keep you healthy this winter.

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Why Is There Ice on My Heat Pump?

Monday, November 23rd, 2015

Have you ever noticed ice building up on the outside part of your heat pump during cold weather? If so, don’t worry. It isn’t necessarily a sign that your system is in trouble. However, it could very quickly become a problem under the wrong circumstances. Read on to find out why ice forms on your heat pump, and when to call for repairs.

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Furnace Problems to Be Aware Of

Monday, November 16th, 2015

As the days get colder, you are going to be relying on your furnace more and more often to keep your home warm. That will increase the amount of wear and tear on the system, which will make it more and more likely for problems to crop up. Furnace problems are largely progressive in nature; the longer they are left alone, the worse they are going to get. So, it is best to be able to recognize the signs that your furnace is in trouble. Let’s take a look at some of those signs now, and the problems they represent.

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Consider Installing a Heat Pump

Monday, November 9th, 2015

The days are rapidly getting colder, even here in California. If you haven’t already, now is the perfect time to get your home heating situation in order. That includes scheduling maintenance for your home heating system, and replacing it if it is unable to keep you warm for another winter. If you’re in the market for a new heating system, consider installing a heat pump. Let’s take a look at what a heat pump is, and the benefits that it can provide.

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Blanket Drive Winter 2015!

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Help us surpass last year collection of 212 blankets and hit this years goal of 250!

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We’re hosting our 3rd annual blanket drive. Starting October 1, 2015 – December 31, 2015.

Don’t let anyone be left in the cold! Help us collect and donate blankets to our local Kings County homeless shelters.


You can either drop off your new or gently used blanket at the Shaw’s located at:

16838 18th Avenue
Lemoore, CA 93245

… or we will be happy to pick them up at your home. Just give us a call!Blanket drive_11.21.13

Shaw’s will match all donations and will deliever all the blankets to our local Kings County homeless shelters.

All types of blankets are welcome! Cotton, wool, polyester, blends.

Find more info at:, Like Us on our Facebook page, or call the office 559-925-9923.

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Signs You Need to Replace Your Furnace

Monday, November 2nd, 2015

Having your furnace die on you in the middle of winter is not a pleasant thing. That’s why you should take steps now to determine whether or not you need to replace your old furnace with a new one. If your current furnace can’t make it through another winter, it’s better that you have a new one installed before the really cold weather hits. Let’s take a look at some of the signs that you need to install a new furnace.

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