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Selecting The Air Conditioner Best Sized

Making the efforts involved, and spending the time needed in choosing the right sized air conditioner is truly time well spent. The added bonus is that you can and will enjoy the results for a long time to come, and save yourself some money while doing so. It truly is a win-win situation. We are

Myth Busters: 8 Ideas About Energy Efficiency Debunked!

Many people wonder if the so-called ‘facts’ they hear about energy efficiency facts are true or not. In reality, there are many energy efficiency myths hiding among these statements. Most of these need to be debunked in order to bring in some degree of clarity. Common Energy Efficiency Myths Debunked There have been claims that

What Is Carbon Monoxide Poisoning?

Carbon monoxide is a colorless and odorless gas which is produced when fuels are burned in trucks and cars, grills, fireplaces, water heaters and boilers, stoves, small engines, etc. In case the gas builds up indoors in a high concentration, it can poison the occupants of the room when they breathe the air. Some of

Carbon Monoxide Myths And Facts

Carbon monoxide is one of the most popular gases but is commonly misunderstood by many. People often equate it with fires and smoke emergencies because it is a major component of smoke found from a burning fuel. It can be a very deadly gas so it is important to understand some of the myths and

Why Should You Change Your Air Filter Regularly?

Having an efficient and reliable HVAC system in your home is extremely important. The unit is responsible for keeping you and your family cozy and comfortable during extreme weather conditions. However, many families run into problems with their units simply because they fail to take care of it properly. HVAC experts agree that proper air

Reasons For Air Conditioning Installation In Winter

Air conditioning installation can take place at any time of the year. Sometimes it is inevitable to replace it in the middle of summer or spring because it broke down. However, some seasons are better off to work with when it comes to installations than others. Winter, for most technicians, is the best time to

How Can I Reduce My Energy Costs In The Winter?

Many homeowners are thinking of ways to lower winter energy bills. One in ten families say winter utility bills are already a cause for concern, but how do we safely reduce energy cost in winter? It’s expensive to heat the home, but any winter electricity reduction must be planned carefully. Make a few simple home

Can I Add Air Conditioning If I Have A Boiler?

Boilers, especially the ones that are not well insulated, can significantly increase the temperature of your indoor air during their use. To lower the indoor air temperatures to a comfortable degree, add an air conditioning system. Air conditioners comprise air condensers and air handlers, or ducts that allow the transmission of the cooled air to

What Are Some Signs My Furnace Isn’t Working Properly?

Identifying warning signs that indicate your furnace is not working properly can save you money in energy bills, prolong the life of your furnace and prevent unforeseen breakdowns. Unusual smells, sounds, flames, sparks and heating patterns, which are contrary to those the furnace exhibits when functioning properly, comprise commonly reported furnace warning signs. Look out

Curious About HVAC Efficiency Standards?

In 2009 the U.S. Department of Energy made great efforts with HVAC Efficiency experts and utility workers to improve the HVAC Efficiency standards for HVAC equipment. Sadly, this is still something ongoing in court and was unable to be started in 2013 as planned. The reason for this pause was due to the increased standards