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Air Conditioner Efficiency

Follow this guide to help maintain the efficiency of your air conditioner. It’s worth the extra time for an item that keeps you and your family comfortable all season long. By following these steps, you will likely see a decrease in your operating costs. First, if you don’t already have a programmable thermostat, get one! […]

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How long will my air conditioner live?

Whether you have an old air conditioner or a new one, these steps can help you squeeze more, efficient years out of your system. Of course maintaining your unit is key but there are a few other small things you can do yourself to assist with the process. CHANGE YOUR FILTERS REGULARLY This is the […]

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Stimulus Payment Ideas

Are you still working? If so, it’s possible you’re in a great position with the stimulus payment. There are many smart things you could do with that money. A great one would be to upgrade your AC unit while you have “extra” money. Why It’s Smart to Upgrade Your AC Unit Now We have been […]

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R-22 Phaseout

The United States is phasing out R-22 under the U.S. Clean Air Act. Unfortunately this is a gas that has lead to the depletion of our ozone layer. Currently, there is very little R-22 available to anyone including contractors. This will cause repairs on systems containing R-22 to skyrocket if anyone can even get their […]

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Insulation: A Money Saver

Did you know that your heating and cooling system makes up for between about 50 and 70 percent of your energy bills? Imagine how much money you could save by making your HVAC system more efficient. The good new is, you can, with insulation! Of course there’s the obvious steps, maintain your system twice yearly. […]

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Filter Changes Are Important

The filter in your HVAC system is one of the most important things in your entire system. The motors and coils are equally as important. When a the filter isn’t changed out regularly, it becomes over saturated with dirt, debris and various other particles. Since air is still trying to move past that filter, it […]

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How Humidity Effects Your Health

While you’re looking for ways to reduce your heating bills, keep in mind there’s a tipping point. There needs to be a balance between running your heating system economy style and maintaining the proper humidity levels in your home. Indoor Air Quality Many illnesses are either caused by or aggravated by poor indoor air quality. […]

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Dirty Ducts

When something is out of sight, it’s usually out of mind. Unfortunately your ducts fall into that category. Often times, people don’t realize they need a duct cleaning until they see dust build up on the outside of their registers. By this point, your duct runs are pretty filthy. When your ducts are build up […]

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What to Know About Your Furnace

If your home has a furnace, there are a few basic things you need to understand about it. The more you know about the components that make your life more comfortable, the better. You’re probably familiar with the fact that your HVAC system has three main components. Aside from your furnace you probably have an […]

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Prepare for Freezing Temperatures

Do you know how to prepare in case of a freeze warning? Freezing temperatures bring dangerous situations to homeowners. Prepare for the things you can and hope for the best with things you can’t control, such as falling trees. First, make sure your gutters are free of leaves and other debris. If water can’t easily […]