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Reading the EnergyGuide Label

23 Aug
Reading the EnergyGuide Label

If you’re shopping for HVAC equipment, electronics, or other big-ticket appliances, you should be familiar with both the Energy Star label and the EnergyGuide label. These programs, under the wings of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Energy, are intended to encourage energy savings to help you as the consumer and the environment. […]

The Types of Plumbing Pipes

18 Aug
The Types of Plumbing Pipes

If you’ve ever looked under your sink and thought you were staring at a maze, you’re not alone. Plumbing can be a confusing topic for many homeowners, especially if you have an older home where repairs to the plumbing may have been made at different times with different materials. This handy guide will help you […]

How to Verify That an HVAC Company is Reputable

16 Aug
How to Verify That an HVAC Company is Reputable

The more you spend on something, the greater your interest in ensuring that the provider of the product or service does a good job at a fair price. Your home’s HVAC infrastructure is a huge investment in comfort, safety, and financial security. That is why it’s essential to find a reputable HVAC company when your […]

The Timeline of HVAC Maintenance and Replacements

11 Aug
The Timeline of HVAC Maintenance and Replacements

HVAC systems are purchases intended to last for years. With proper care, homeowners can expect to get their money’s worth out of their system before it’s time for a replacement. The best way to protect your investment? Follow this HVAC maintenance timeline. The First Year: Purchase and Maintenance If you’re buying your system, there are […]

Insulation is Just as Important in the Summer as it is in Winter

09 Aug
Insulation is Just as Important in the Summer as it is in Winter

When people think of insulation, they typically think of winter weather, when cold air likes to seep in through windows, doors, and poorly insulated walls. However, insulation is a year-round concern, not just one for winter. Insulating the home properly means protecting the heat flow, and this is important in summer weather just as much […]

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 […]

Prepping for Severe Weather During Hurricane Season

02 Aug
Prepping for Severe Weather During Hurricane Season

The beginning of June marked the start of hurricane season, and with it came predictions for a slightly more active season than has occurred in recent years. While the Northeast coastal states don’t encounter hurricanes with near the frequency as those along the Gulf of Mexico and the southern Atlantic coast, in recent years, we’ve […]