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Efficiency

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    Furnace working in overdrive?

    Cold weather has officially arrived! Your furnace will begin working extremely hard to keep you and your family comfortable and safe this winter. One piece of advice that unfortunately many people don’t…

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    Is your furnace high-efficient?

    The best way to tell if your furnace is a high-efficiency model or not is to take a look at the vent. If it is a metal vent, chances are it is…

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    Winterize Your Home

    Here are some winter home preparation tips that could prevent a plumbing disaster when the temperatures start plummeting. 1. Remove all your garden hoses from spigots and store away 2. Shut off…

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    Is your HVAC system all Electric?

    If your home is all electric and you heat your home with a heat pump, we have something that may be of interest to you. One of our manufactures has introduced an…

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    Change Your Filter

    As a homeowner you should always make sure the filter is regularly changed. When you purchase a filter, the manufacturer’s instructions include a recommendation for how often it should be changed. Filters can…

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    Ceiling Fans

    During the summer months a ceiling fan should be blowing straight down (blades turning counter-clockwise) to help cool you off via a wind chill effect. Fan speed should be on medium or…

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    Excess Humidity

    Moisture and excess humidity in your home can cause irreversible damage to your home, and even worse may put your health at risk. We have a solution! Our dehumidifier will drastically outperform…

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    A/C Efficiency

    The performance of the air conditioner depends on efficient outdoor heat dispersal, which relies upon adequate air circulation into and out of the condenser coil. Nearby walls, fences or vegetation may interfere…

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    A/C Run Times

    Now that it’s hotter outside, it’s normal for a central air conditioner to run without cycling on and off as often. Also, running with fewer cycles (turning on and off) is not…