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Four Ways To Improve HVAC Efficiency In Your Home

December 5, 2018

The HVAC in your home is a complex, integrated system. We have written before about Four Signs You Should Call a Repairman. If your HVAC system has a problem, you definitely need to call a repairman. But there are many DIY items of preventative and ongoing maintenance that will lead to improved efficiency. An efficient…

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How To Save Money When Heating And Cooling Your Home

November 21, 2018

The HVAC system is one of the key systems in your home. It hums along in the background, keeping you cool on summer days and warm on winter nights. When your HVAC system is working properly, you barely notice it. One thing we all notice, though, is our monthly utility bills. How do we balance…

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Preparing Your Furnace For Upcoming Cold Weather

November 7, 2018

No one wants to worry about the bitter cold making it hard to stay warm in the winter time. Dealing with snow and ice are hard enough on their own. Living through the winter without having a proper heating source would only make it worse. For this reason, preparing your furnace for the winter weather…

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In the Know: A Beginner’s Guide to Understanding the Furnace

October 24, 2018

Furnaces are a key feature of cold weather survival, but few homeowners actually understand how they work. Furnaces may last for up to two decades, but consumers should be able to recognize the process in which a furnace heats air in order to maintain adequate heating and prevent breakdowns properly. If you are feeling overwhelmed…

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How a New A/C Unit Can Save You Money

October 10, 2018

It may surprise many consumers, but in some instances, buying a new A/C unit can actually save money. As A/C units age, they lose the ability to cool warm air and lower the room temperature consistently. Investing in a new A/C unit might seem scary but can give you peace of mind in various ways.…

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How to Prep Your Heater for Winter

September 26, 2018

Before the chilled winds of winter arrive, you need to take a few steps to ensure that you and your family keep warm. If you neglect to prepare your heater for winter adequately, you risk coming home to a cold house. Or worse, you might experience heater problems during the most inconvenient moments. Besides a…

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All About Freon: A Molecule Associated with Your A/C Unit

September 7, 2018

Like most people, you use your A/C unit to combat the warmer weather. However, few consumers actually know about Freon, one of the possible molecules acting as a refrigerant. This particular refrigerant helps produce colder temperatures around the condenser coils to cool air and lower the room temperature. A/C unit manufacturers are working to phase…

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Three Reasons a Central A/C Unit Might Be for You

August 22, 2018

A/C units are a lifesaver during warmer seasons but choosing between a central or window A/C unit can be a tough decision. Most homeowners will opt for central A/C units to have the ability to cool multiple rooms, while smaller homes such as apartments or condominiums might only need a window unit to cool the…

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How A/C Unit Repairs Can Save you Money

August 8, 2018

A/C unit repairs might seem unnecessary if the unit is still functioning, however many repairs are DIY and inexpensive compared to having to replace your unit. A trusted technician can help diagnose problems within the A/C unit and recommend possible solutions. Not convinced that immediate repair or maintenance is necessary? Here are four ways to…

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Off-season Furnace Care: Everything You Need to Know

July 18, 2018

You might not use your furnace in the summer, but this season is the perfect time to get help with off-season furnace care and maintenance. Performing routine inspections and regularly cleaning the furnace and filter can help the furnace work efficiently for the cold winter seasons to come. Not sure where to start on furnace…

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