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Top Ways to Detect Air Leaks

07 Mar
Top Ways to Detect Air Leaks

You’ve probably heard the expression, when someone leaves a door open on a cold day, “hey, we can’t afford to heat the outside!” Yet, that’s exactly what you’re doing if your home has substantial air leakage. Gaps and cracks in a house’s outer envelope allow warm air to infiltrate a home in the summer and […]

Heating Season HVAC Terms to Know

12 Jan
Heating Season HVAC Terms to Know

Heating season is well underway, and while your home’s furnace or heat pump will probably make it to spring without any trouble, you can never be sure. That’s just one reason why it’s helpful to have some basic knowledge of heating system terminology. Following are some important HVAC terms that apply during the heating season. […]

How Can a Humidifier Help During the Heating Season?

20 Dec
How Can a Humidifier Help During the Heating Season?

The heat the furnace provides gets you comfortably through the winter, but an unfortunate side effect is overly dry air. Fortunately, a humidifier will solve the problems it creates for you and your home. Although these devices require an investment, the problems they solve make them well worth it. Humidifiers will: Reduce heating bills. When […]

Here’s How to Check Insulation Levels

13 Dec
Here's How to Check Insulation Levels

Insulation is a great way to improve the energy efficiency of your home during all seasons. It keeps hot air in during the winter and out during the summer. However, if you don’t have an adequate insulation level in your home, you won’t see all the energy savings that you should. How do you know […]

Know the Ideal Time to Install Radiant Heating

10 Nov
Know the Ideal Time to Install Radiant Heating

If you’d like to increase your wintertime home comfort, radiant heating is a solution worth investigating. In the past, radiant systems had to be embedded in a concrete slab, which meant they could only be installed in warmer weather. The technology has advanced, though, and now you can install radiant heating any time of year. […]

Programming Your Thermostat for Cold Weather

08 Nov
Programming Your Thermostat for Cold Weather

If your home is outfitted with a programmable thermostat, that’s a good thing… unless you’re not programming it correctly. You won’t get the expected energy savings from the thermostat unless it’s properly set, whether in summer or winter. Now that winter is nearly upon us, resetting the programmable thermostat for the heating season is essential. […]