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Water-Saving Plumbing Fixtures to Install in Your Home

20 Oct
Water-Saving Plumbing Fixtures to Install in Your Home

You can reduce your overall water consumption significantly by using water-efficient plumbing fixtures. According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the U.S. would save over 3 trillion gallons of water annually if all households installed water-saving appliances and fixtures. Here are the water-saving plumbing fixtures you should install in your home. High-Efficiency Toilets Your toilet […]

Readying Your Air Conditioner for the Off Season

18 Oct
Readying Your Air Conditioner for the Off Season

Now that the leaves are changing and temperatures slowly dropping, you should start considering preparing your home’s central air-conditioning system for the off season. Following are some tried-and-true recommendations for getting your air conditioner ready for winter. Fairly soon, you’ll decide it’s doubtful you’ll need your A/C again until next spring. When that time arrives, […]

Energy Star Guidelines 101

13 Oct
Energy Star Guidelines 101

If consumers had an easy way to find quality, energy-efficient HVAC systems and other energy-using products, they could enjoy substantial savings in both money and comfort. Fortunately, the federal government has been running a program for nearly 25 years that does just that. A joint project of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Department of […]

Getting Rid of Energy Vampires

11 Oct
Getting Rid of Energy Vampires

You may not realize that many plugged-in items in your home are still devouring energy even when they’re not in use. These are known as energy vampires, and they account for up to five percent of annual electricity consumption in the average home. If you want to improve your home’s energy efficiency and lower your […]

What You Should Know About Water Shutoff Valves

27 Sep
What You Should Know About Water Shutoff Valves

Most plumbing projects start with turning off the water supply from the water shutoff valve. Other than knowing the location of the appropriate valve, it’s a good idea to know more about the type of valve you’re dealing with. Here are the main shutoff valves you’ll find at your home. Stop Valves These valves have […]

Water Filtration Systems: What You Should Know

22 Sep
Water Filtration Systems: What You Should Know

What’s the quality of the tap water like in your home? Does it taste like chlorine? Does it leave your dishes with a soap scum residue after they’ve been washed? If so, then you might think about using a water filtration system. How can you do that, and what are the benefits? Let’s take a […]