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3 Ways To Save Money In Winter

April 3, 2019

If you live in an area where temperatures become extreme during winter and summer seasons, then your HVAC equipment works harder, and your utility bills certainly take a hit. However, specific careful measures can quickly reduce how much energy is used by your home appliances, which can have a positive impact on your utility bill.…

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Why You Need To Cover Your Air Conditioner In Winter

March 20, 2019

It is essential to maintain your air conditioner during the winter season so that it functions smoothly in summer when you need it. If you live in an environment where it invariably snows, you ought to think about covering your air conditioner during winter months. You don’t want outside elements to damage the air conditioning…

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Understanding the Benefits of Proper Humidity In Your Home

March 6, 2019

Humidity in your home is an important factor that can affect your health. When you have too much moisture, it can lead to mold and mildew. On the other hand, low humidity levels can make your skin and eyes dry and itchy. It is therefore essential to maintain an optimum level of humidity inside your…

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Winterproofing Your Home To Save Money

February 20, 2019

Winter is upon us. Festivities are great, but you may be feeling the weight of unforeseen bills. So, ‘tis the season to do everything possible to save money. Do not be too distracted by all the excitement. Save your money for what really matters by taking a few easy steps this season to winterproof your…

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Who, What, and Why: The Importance of Hiring a NATE-Certified Contractor

February 6, 2019

Have you been searching for a local HVAC service? You have probably come across the term “NATE” during your searches. NATE (or North American Technician Excellence) is the largest non-profit certification organization for HVAC professionals. It gives HVAC technicians training to improve their professional standing. The HVAC industry recognizes NATE as an authority figure. Here…

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Saving Money With A Programmable Thermostat

January 23, 2019

The thermostat is like a remote control for your HVAC system. This is where you set and adjust the temperature. You also use your thermostat to switch from heating to cooling. Recently, many homeowners and businesses have switched from manual thermostats to programmable thermostats. These allow you to accurately set the heating and cooling schedule…

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Preparing For Potential Power Outages in Winter

January 17, 2019

A power outage can be very difficult to deal with, especially during winter weather. However, if you are prepared in advance, it can make things a little easier. If you know that a winter storm is about to roll through your area, it is a good idea to get ready and follow a few simple…

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Benefits of a Tankless Hot Water Heater

January 9, 2019

The water heater in your home is essential for your daily life. It heats water for your showers, dishwasher, sinks, washer, and other appliances. We have written before about the ins and outs of traditional water heaters. They have a large tank and are still the most affordable option up front. But there are many…

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Understanding the Relationship Between Air Filters and Air Quality in A/C Units

December 19, 2018

Your home’s A/C unit is designed to condition the air running throughout your house or apartment. Usually, people think about conditioning the temperature of the air to keep it cool and comfortable. However, you also need to think about the role your A/C plays in conditioning the quality of the air. This is where air…

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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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