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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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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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