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Attic Insulation: Does Your Home Have Enough?

30 Mar
Attic Insulation: Does Your Home Have Enough?

Improving your attic insulation is one of the most effective steps you can take to defend your home from the chill of the Monmouth County winter and from the summer heat. For the greatest benefit, though, you need the right amount. Perfecting Your Insulation Level In the winter, attic insulation holds warm air from your […]

Solar Shades to Reduce A/C Costs

04 Aug
Solar Shades to Reduce A/C Costs

Keeping the heat inside your home to a minimum takes a burden off your air conditioning system and lowers your energy bills. Solar shades placed on windows, over patios, or used as canopies block the radiant heat from the sun. What Are They? These shades, or screens, use a special fabric that’s woven or knitted […]

What are the Best Windows for Energy Efficiency?

28 Jun
What are the Best Windows for Energy Efficiency? | Aggressive

Monmouth County weather is mild, but energy efficient windows are still important to limiting energy bills. Consider four factors when shopping. Frames Fiberglass frames prevent drafts and require minimal care but are expensive. Wood is attractive and traditional for frames. Moisture and temperature changes cause drafts, making them less cost effective. Aluminum frames require minimal […]

Heat Pump Advantages: Should You Buy One Over a Traditional A/C?

27 Aug
Heat Pump Advantages: Should You Buy One Over a Traditional A/C?

If you’re looking to upgrade your home’s air conditioning system, you’ll reach a point where you must decide whether to stick with a central air conditioning system or switch to an air-source heat pump. It will help to familiarize yourself with heat pump advantages and disadvantages. Similar Technology Both of these systems condition the home […]

What the EnergyGuide Label Can Tell You About HVAC Systems

16 Jul
What the EnergyGuide Label Can Tell You About HVAC Systems

You’re probably familiar with the bold yellow EnergyGuide label that displays efficiency ratings and energy costs on new major appliances. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) requires HVAC equipment manufacturers to place them on heat pumps, boilers, furnaces and air conditioners. The information on an HVAC unit’s EnergyGuide label is geared toward helping you make the most cost-effective […]

Energy Conservation Tips Businesses Can Put to Use

14 Jul
Energy Conservation Tips Businesses Can Put to Use

Taking steps to curb energy waste can improve your business’s bottom line and keep more money in your pocket. There are a number of energy-wise improvements you can make, like adding more wall and ceiling insulation, upgrading to efficient windows or replacing older HVAC equipment with new Energy Star-rated models. Here are some other effective […]