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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

Is Your HVAC System Protected From Power Surges?

It’s late at night and you are tired. Outside it is thundering, raining, and lightning. You aren’t really worried though. You know your home is safe and secure against any weather hazards that could potentially happen with the strength of this storm. You being to prepare for bed, and then it happens. All in a

Raising The Standards Of Excellence One NATE Certification At A Time

Every industry has its own terminology or jargon, which often confuses the rest of us. The need to understand many of these terms and words is important to consumers, because understanding them can mean the difference between hiring a professional versus an unskilled handyman. The term NATE certification is an example of one of these

Tips For Your Summer Energy Savings Plan

Warmer temperatures certainly have many homeowners thinking about the high cost of air conditioning their home. Fortunately, when you take time to consider some easy energy savings ideas, you can lower those expensive utility bills while still keeping your home cool and comfortable. For example, an easy place to start is to get a home

Signs Your Central Air Conditioning Needs Recharging

If your cooling system suddenly stops giving you the cold air you expect, it is a very good sign that your central air conditioner needs charged. Regardless of the model you have, air conditioners cannot run faultlessly for life. Sooner or later, one part or the other becomes affected. When this happens, it is highly

The Importance Of Changing The Air Filter In Your Home’s HVAC System

We would like to give you a quick breakdown on the importance of changing the air filter in your home’s HVAC system, as well as tell you how often your filter needs to be changed. There are a number of different types of filters available on the market, each offering different benefits, but the fact

Furnace maintenance

Keep Your Furnace In Optimal Working Condition For The Winter

During summer, you may not be keen on the condition of your furnace. However, when winter sets in, you will need all the warmth the furnace can provide. To keep your home cozy and comfortable during winter, it is important to ensure your gas furnace is working optimally and efficiently. Some maintenance routines are simple