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October 1, 2020
Technician Delights His Client With A Cool & Sweet Treat

Technician Delights His Client With A Cool & Sweet Treat

Our technician Marcus surprised a client recently – by delivering EXACTLY what she asked for!
September 28, 2020
What is Trenchless Sewer Repair and How Will it Help Me?

What is Trenchless Sewer Repair and How Will it Help Me?

The average homeowner may not know what trenchless sewer repair is so we’re sharing what it is and how it can help homeowners in a stinky situation.
September 25, 2020
Why is My Home Always So Dusty?

Why is My Home Always So Dusty?

If you’re wondering why your home is always so dusty, read more about how your HVAC system could be to blame. Hint: It's your HVAC.
September 24, 2020
Homeowner Struggles To Move Wheelchair Ramp… And Our Tech Steps In To Get The Good Deed Done

Homeowner Struggles To Move Wheelchair Ramp… And Our Tech Steps In To Get The Good Deed Done

As Service Champions technician Damon arrived at a Laguna Beach home for a service call, he immediately noticed his client wrestling with a wheelchair ramp next to her porch.
September 24, 2020
The Consequences of Not Changing Your Air Filter

The Consequences of Not Changing Your Air Filter

Because we see so many homeowners let their filter sit for too long, we’re sharing the consequences of not changing your air filter.
September 21, 2020
Our Technician Sees Paint Disaster Looming, So He Saves The Day (And The Floor) With A Drop Cloth

Our Technician Sees Paint Disaster Looming, So He Saves The Day (And The Floor) With A Drop Cloth

Recently our technician Mike was at a Santa Margarita completing an AC tune-up. He was outside and could see the family in the living room behind the big picture window.
September 21, 2020
Tank or Tankless Water Heater – What’s the Difference?

Tank or Tankless Water Heater – What’s the Difference?

Today, we’re sharing the difference between a tank and tankless water heater so you’re able to make the best decision for you and your family.
September 21, 2020
How to Prepare Your Home for Fall

How to Prepare Your Home for Fall

We’re lucky to live in Southern California where our winters are mild, but even then, there are important things you can do to prepare your home for fall.
August 27, 2020
When Should You Replace Your Garbage Disposal?

When Should You Replace Your Garbage Disposal?

We’re offering some advice, so you know how to best maintain your garbage disposal and signs its time to replace your garbage disposal.
August 27, 2020
Technician Pulls Some Weeds To Stop Dogs From Getting Sick

Technician Pulls Some Weeds To Stop Dogs From Getting Sick

Service Champions technician Cameron was outside doing an AC tune-up when he noticed a few places in the yard where dogs had gotten sick. The homeowner had 3 dogs, so Cameron figured it must be them. Then he saw some chewed-up weeds next to the AC condenser and realized that […]
August 24, 2020
History of the Air Conditioner

History of the Air Conditioner

August 17, 2020
Our Technician Helps Client Gather In His Backyard Harvest

Our Technician Helps Client Gather In His Backyard Harvest

Service Champions technician Damon was doing a tune-up at an Anaheim home and couldn’t help but notice all the nice vegetables growing in the backyard. He started talking with the homeowner about all the vegetables, and the client gave him a tour of the backyard garden he was rightly proud […]
August 17, 2020
Technician Makes Client’s Day By Helping Her Figure Out DVD Player

Technician Makes Client’s Day By Helping Her Figure Out DVD Player

During a recent AC tune-up in Montclair, our technician Antonio was chatting with a client who was frustrated with a brand-new DVD player she couldn’t operate.
August 14, 2020
What is a Radiant Barrier and How Will It Keep My Home Cool?

What is a Radiant Barrier and How Will It Keep My Home Cool?

If you want to learn what a radiant barrier is, how they work and how they can benefit your family, check out this article to learn more.
August 14, 2020
My AC is Blowing Warm Air. Now What?

My AC is Blowing Warm Air. Now What?

What happens when you turn on your AC and feel warm air coming out? Today why we’re sharing the why your AC is blowing warm air, and what to do about it.
August 12, 2020
How to Avoid an Emergency Plumber Visit

How to Avoid an Emergency Plumber Visit

Though clogged drains and overflowing toilets are a nightmare, there are simple ways you can avoid this all together If you want to avoid an emergency plumber visit, keep reading.
July 24, 2020
Which Whole House Water Filter is the Best?

Which Whole House Water Filter is the Best?

When it comes to which whole house water filter is the best, at Service Champions, we base that decision on a few factors.
July 22, 2020
Size Matters, Especially When It Comes to HVAC

Size Matters, Especially When It Comes to HVAC

July 20, 2020
How to Keep Your AC Bill Low

How to Keep Your AC Bill Low

July 16, 2020
Thinking of Moving Your Outside AC Unit? Read This First

Thinking of Moving Your Outside AC Unit? Read This First

July 9, 2020
How Does a Whole House Fan Work?

How Does a Whole House Fan Work?

Your HVAC system and whole house fan can work in perfect harmony together. Read on to learn how does a whole house fan work and how can it save you money.
August 25, 2015

How To Change Your Home Central Air Filter

How to Change Your Air Filter The air filter in your central air system is a vital part of air conditioning and the first step to cleaning the air inside of your home. Many people do not realize that indoor air receives little opportunity for ventilation allowing airborne pathogens and […]
August 25, 2015
How To Protect Your Home Against Power Surges

How To Protect Your Home Against Power Surges

What is a Power Surge? Power surges are when there is a sudden over-exertion of electricity. This can be anywhere from 110 percent or more above what is normal for your home. The electricity that powers our homes is something we depend on every single day. Even just a few […]
August 25, 2015

Five Ways To Maximize Car Fuel Efficiency

Five Ways to Maximize Car Fuel Efficiency With gas prices skyrocketing and summer fast approaching, everyone is looking for smart methods to save money. Since most of our time in Southern California is spent in our cars, adjusting the ways we drive and use our cars is a practical way […]
June 1, 2015

Why the Air Conditioner May Give You a Sore Throat

Why the Air Conditioner May Give You a Sore Throat Heating and air conditioning has become so ubiquitous that we oftentimes do not give a second thought to their importance and effect on comfort and lifestyle—until we experience discomfort of any kind. Did you know that there are three main […]
June 1, 2015

MERV Ratings on Your Air Conditioning And Heating Systems

MERV Ratings on Your Air Conditioning And Heating Systems What Are MERV Ratings? Most Filters come with a MERV rating. This number is important in determining the efficiency of the filter. MERV stands for minimum efficiency reporting value and measures how well the air filter removes particles from the air […]
June 1, 2015
How to Protect Your Home Against Microbiological Growth

How to Protect Your Home Against Microbiological Growth

How to Protect Your Home Against Microbiological Growth The basic function of air conditioning is a heat transfer. Whether you’re trying to cool or heat your home air, heat and moisture are added and subtracted from the air supply in order to achieve a comfortable temperature. Condensation is the process […]
June 1, 2015

Beat Allergy Season with High Quality Indoor Air

Beat Allergy Season with High Quality Indoor Air The start of autumn is a turn for the worse for people with allergies. The winds pick up speed, trees and flowers start to shed and soon enough, you find yourself sneezing and coughing. Though outdoor climate may be to blame for […]
May 31, 2015

What is the Difference Between EER and SEER?

What is the Difference Between EER and SEER? If you are looking for a new air conditioner for your Southern California home, you have probably seen both EER and SEER numbers for different air conditioning makes and models. These two measurements are the same in that they both measure air conditioner’s energy efficiency. Yet […]
May 31, 2015

Are You Poisoning Your Family’s Air With These Common Household Products?

Are You Poisoning Your Family’s Air With These Common Household Products? Spring is here, and with it comes everyone’s (not so) favorite activity: spring cleaning! But as you’re eliminating all that dust and those funky odors, be careful that you’re not making your air worse with man-made chemicals. Are you […]
May 31, 2015

How Your Energy Efficient Home Could be Making Your Allergy Symptoms Worse

How Your Energy Efficient Home Could be Making Your Allergy Symptoms Worse It’s springtime in Southern California and that means your allergy symptoms have likely already begun. And while it may seem your house should be a shelter from the many allergens outside, your energy efficient home could actually be […]
May 31, 2015

5 Sources of Major Pollutants That Ruin Your Home’s Air Quality

5 Sources of Major Pollutants That Ruin Your Home’s Air Quality Did you know that the air inside your home is more dangerous than the air outside? In fact, indoor air can be two to five times – and sometimes up to 100 times – more polluted than outdoor air. […]
May 31, 2015

Is Your Air Conditioner Spreading the Flu and Mold in Your Home?

Is Your Air Conditioner Spreading the Flu and Mold in Your Home? Your air conditioner keeps you cool at a cost (and we don’t mean your cooling bill). When you look at your air conditioner, it’s important to ask yourself, Is my air conditioner spreading the flu? After cooling your […]
May 30, 2015

Are You Making These Costly Energy Efficiency Mistakes in Your Home?

Are You Making These Costly Energy Efficiency Mistakes in Your Home? It’s tempting to take a laidback approach to your home’s energy efficiency. Many people in the Southern California area feel that “energy efficiency” is the same as “going green” and doesn’t give them any immediate reward. However, being energy […]
May 30, 2015

Service Champions Walks for Autism Awareness for 3rd Consecutive Year

Service Champions Walks for Autism Awareness for 3rd Consecutive Year About three years ago, the founder and president of Service Champions, Leland Smith, found out his great-nephew, Caleb, had been diagnosed with autism. While the news initially came as a difficult surprise for Smith and his extended family, they soon […]
May 30, 2015

Choosing an Air Filter Without Sacrificing Your Heater or Air Conditioner

Choosing an Air Filter Without Sacrificing Your Heater or Air Conditioner If you have ever visited the air filter aisle at your local Home Depot or Lowe’s, you have, no doubt, witnessed the variety of filters available. Many claim to improve your home’s indoor air quality by removing more and smaller airborne […]
May 30, 2015

5 Service Champions Guarantees: We Put Our Money Where Our Mouth Is

5 Service Champions Guarantees: We Put Our Money Where Our Mouth Is At Service Champions, we whole-heartedly believe that we are a service company first and an air conditioning and heating company second. We are here to serve you and it is so much a part of who we are […]
May 30, 2015

What Is ENERGY STAR?

What Is ENERGY STAR? As energy prices soar and the movement to be green continues to gain momentum, Southern California homeowners are continually looking for ways to be more energy efficient. From televisions to refrigerators and air conditioners, you want the most efficient appliances for your home. However, it can […]
May 29, 2015

4 Indoor Air Quality Facts You Need to Know

4 Indoor Air Quality Facts You Need to Know Indoor air pollution is a growing and disturbing trend in many homes and businesses throughout Southern California. As buildings are built more and more airtight for energy efficiency, your home loses natural ventilation and traps indoor pollutants inside your home. This […]