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Home heating systems vary widely in price, efficiency and performance. Purchasing a new system for your home requires a substantial financial investment, so it is wise to consider all your options. Here are some tips that will ensure you make the right decision. When shopping for a new furnace, pay attention to the Annual Fuel
Replacing an old, worn out and inefficient HVAC system is a necessary but daunting task. In order to make an informed decision when replacing your HVAC system, you’ll need to know what you are up against. This article provides you with information on the steps to take to ensure you do it right. The first
During the cold winter season, many households consume a lot of energy to heat up the space inside the house. Since energy prices are always fluctuating, it is possible for the average homeowner to spend hundreds, or even thousands, of dollars to heat their home during the coldest months of the year. The following are
Legionnaires’ disease is a lung disease that should be of interest to you especially if you work with HVAC systems. The disease is caused by a bacterium known as Legionella Pneumophila and its origin can be traced to the American Legion meeting held in Philadelphia. The disease has become more rampant in recent years; hence,
Persistent myths surround the use of air conditioning systems even in this age of connectivity and information overload. These myths are unfortunate as they lead to sub-optimal efficiency and greater energy consumption than is necessary. It’s time to correct the misconceptions starting with the three most pervasive air conditioning myths below: Myth 1: Lowering
It is not unusual for people to experience challenges with maintaining comfortable temperatures in their homes during the heat of summer months. If that is what you are facing, then you will be interested in knowing there are some strategies to consider that could help keep your home cool even during the hottest summer months.
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
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
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 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