1. How to Prepare Your HVAC System for Winter: Part 2

    It is already October, and soon, the temperatures will truly drop. California’s winters are mild compared to some, but we need to make sure our HVAC systems are ready for winter. Winterizing your HVAC system is not difficult, especially if you call Valley Mechanical. In our last blog, we went over two tips for winterizing your system. Here are the last two. Have your heating ducts cleaned Gettin…Read More

  2. Does Your HVAC System Have a Coolant Problem?

    If you’re looking for the best commercial HVAC systems in San Jose, you’ve found them. Valley Mechanical installs the very best HVAC systems at affordable prices, and our services are available to you. Give us a call today - there’s no obligation and no risk. We would love to help you. We know that during this time of the year, when summer is getting its last super-hot days in before fall, m…Read More

  3. Late Summer Thermostat Issues in San Jose

    Valley Mechanical is San Jose’s premier commercial HVAC company. We are passionate about keeping you comfortable and saving you money with efficient systems. As we approach the end of summer, we approach the end of a season in which your HVAC system has been working hard. One of the places that people least-expect issues is with their thermostats. However, thermostats are precision-tuned units t…Read More

  4. Summertime Commercial HVAC and Residential HVAC Tips 3/3

      Valley Mechanical has been providing the San Jose area with Commercial HVAC service since 1994 and we have some summertime tips for Commercial HVAC and Residential HVAC customers alike.   Check Your Condensation Drain. While it might not affect your energy consumption, a leak in the condensation drain can make trouble for your HVAC system. If the drain is clogged, or the pan overflows you …Read More

  5. Duct Tests: What You Need to Know

    Did you know that the Department of Energy estimates the average building’s ductwork has about 30% leakage? That means that you’ve lost 30% of the air you’ve paid to heat or cool. Testing your ducts and repairing leaks can make a huge financial difference. Your heating and cooling ductwork is simple. It has two sides: supply and return. Leaks on each end cause different problems. Supply: Lea…Read More

  6. Summertime Commercial HVAC and Residential HVAC Tips 2/3

      Valley Mechanical has been providing Commercial HVAC service since 1994 and has some summertime tips for commercial and residential HVAC customers alike.   Check your thermostat.  There are a couple of things to check your thermostat for. The first one it to make sure some hot blooded [person didn’t adjust the air conditioning so that the rest of you feel like penguins. Second, is your …Read More

  7. Summertime Commercial HVAC and Residential HVAC Tips 1/3

        Valley Mechanical has been providing Commercial HVAC service since 1994 and has some summertime tips for commercial and residential HVAC customers alike.   Check your Filter. When the airflow through your HVAC system is hampered by excessive debris on the air filter your system has to work harder to push the air through. When your HVAC has to work harder, your energy bills go up. Additi…Read More

  8. Why Get Your Ducts Tested?

    You could be losing 35% – 40% of air through your duct system into unconditioned space. We have the equipment and training to find leaks. Valley Mechanical has been operating in the Bay area since 1994 and are dedicated to Energy Savings, Indoor Air Quality and your Comfort. We are very conscious of the usage of energy that  the HVAC system uses and we try to minimize loss and wastage not only …Read More

  9. Tips to Stay Cool in the Office

      Valley Mechanical is dedicated to making sure your commercial building has the most efficient, cost effective heating and cooling. We want your employees, tenant, and customers to be comfortable. We perform regular maintenance checks and tune-ups and can perform a systems operations analysis to avoid breakdowns, and avoid unexpected repairs. We also perform duct tests to see if you are payi…Read More

  10. Preventative Maintenance is the Key to a Comfortable Work Environment

    Did you get a chance to read our last blog yet? If you did, then you already know what a big difference that a comfortable office can make on productivity and work relationships. How do you ensure that your office is always cozy and comfortable? The best way to make sure that your office is always comfortable is with preventative maintenance for your commercial HVAC system from your friends in San…Read More