Oceanside, California Heating & Air Conditioning Services

Having air conditioning or heating problems?  We’re Oceanside’s licensed specialists ready to meet your air conditioning and heating needs — whether repair, replacement or new installation.  We know downtime is frustrating so we’ll arrive right when we promised with a well-stocked vehicle for fast single-visit service nearly every time. We also offer affordable maintenance programs for residential and commercial clients so you can avoid costly repairs.

Residential Air Conditioning

Being without AC can be more than a little uncomfortable.  Our troubleshooting experts go straight to the problem for fast and efficient air conditioning repair.  And our crew is an Oceanside leader in replacements, upgrades, and new installations.  Our central air conditioning services also include thorough duct cleaning that covers all outlets and grills as well as the main HVAC unit.

Residential Heating

Being cold is no fun, and can be unsafe for seniors.  Our heating repair crews are ready for pretty much any type of system from single units to central heating systems.  And just about any gas or electric furnace.  They’re also experts in furnace installation in existing and new construction.  It’s often difficult to retrofit ductwork, but adding a central furnace to a central AC system is easy for us.

Residential A/C Maintenance

Our customized annual maintenance program delivers longer equipment lifetimes, fewer disruptions, reduced energy consumption, and higher heater and cooling capacities.  We’ll perform two inspections:  one in the spring for cooling and one in the fall for heating.  They include dozens of checklist items for inspection, test, calibration, adjustment, cleaning, and lubrication.

We’re ready for all the leading brands — Amana, American Standard, Carrier, Coleman, Comfort Maker, Goodman, Lennox, Payne, Rheem, Trane, and others.

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Energy Efficiency

Home HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) represent 50 to 60% of the energy use for a typical home.  So a 10 to 15% reduction in your utility bills is usually possible.  But in Oceanside’s mild climate the most efficient may not be the most economical overall.  Our certified technicians would be pleased to discuss your options for Energy Star rated equipment and other high-performance options.  Yes, you can indeed save energy while maintaining or even improving your comfort.

Commercial HVAC Services in Oceanside

We’re always ready to help you maintain the right indoor environment for processes, employee productivity, and customer comfort.  In addition to prompt efficient repairs, we can design and install systems to meet your unique requirements at the lowest life-cycle cost.  Whether for HVAC repair or installation we’ll keep business disruption and downtime to the minimum.

Choose Thirdgen

We’re a full-service California HVAC contractor, highly recommended by our Oceanside customers.  Fully licensed, insured, and bonded we service, repair, and install equipment from industry leaders such as Amana, American Standard, Carrier, Coleman, Comfort Maker, Goodman, Lennox, Payne, Rheem, Trane, and others.  Our competitive rates feature no overtime or weekend charges.

Family-owned, the Chidesters have been in the heating and cooling industry for over 50 years, across three generations.  Rick Chidester began specializing in commercial HVAC services in 1993 then expanded into residential services for over a quarter century of experience.

Oceanside Attractions

You probably know about the great beaches, Oceanside Pier, and the farmer’s market.  But there are many more places to visit that you may have overlooked.  They include the California Surf Museum, Heritage Park Village and Museum, the Mount Ecclesia historic district, the Oceanside Museum of Art, and Old Mission San Luis Rey.  The city also hosts several major national and international events such as the Beach Soccer Championships, the Frontwave Credit Union O’side Turkey Trot, and the Race Across America (one or world’s toughest sporting events).