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HVAC Preventive Maintenance Tips for Fall & Winter

Preventive maintenance is the best way to protect the investment that is your home. Staying ‘ahead of the game’ in terms of basic maintenance tasks is going to help you avoid larger repair bills later. The work that needs to be done your home is generally minor in nature, until a major problem pops up. …


Ten Tips to Help Maintain Your Boiler System in the Winter

When cold weather settles in around your home, it is important to make sure that your boiler is in proper working order for the dark and chilly months ahead. You certainly don’t want to be without heat for any period of time during the cold season, so read through the ten tips below to keep …


Air Conditioning Energy Tips for the Summer

Air conditioning is a necessity through the summer months in many parts of the country. Regions that frequently top 80, 90, or even 100 degrees are best handled through the use of a residential air conditioning unit, as living in such weather without the help of A/C would be uncomfortable at best – and potentially …


How to Save Your Cooling System’s Energy in Warmer Weather

Saving energy is always a good thing, regardless of what your motivation may be. Some people work hard to save energy because it will keep their utility bills down as low as possible. Others are focused on the environment, so they try to limit energy usage in order to positively impact the earth. In the …


How to Choose the Best HVAC Contractor

Hiring a contractor is always a stressful process. There are many contractors to choose from within each field, so it can be difficult to separate the good ones from the rest. Before you sign a contract to work with any particular company on a project in your home, you should make sure that you have …