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11/10/2022

New SEER2 Ratings & What This Means For You

Starting in 2023, the Department of Energy (DOE) will be changing the way HVAC systems are tested and rated. This could have many effects on HVAC equipment and products throughout the industry, including price, energy efficiency, and more.  What is SEER2?  First, let’s define what exactly SEER2 means.  “SEER2” stands for Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio […]

10/12/2022

Why is Preventative HVAC Maintenance so important? 

Let’s be honest- HVAC maintenance is probably not at the top of your to-do list. We get it.  However, performing regular maintenance on your system can help it last longer and save you costly repairs in the future. We make it easy to keep your system in tip-top shape. Preventative Maintenance on your HVAC system […]

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11/29/2021

Fact or Fiction: Does Indoor Humidity Really Damage Furniture?

When it comes to ensuring the longevity of your indoor furniture, the last thing on a homeowner’s mind is often indoor humidity. What you may not know is, depending on how high humidity levels are inside your home, there may actually be damage caused to your furniture. The real question, though, is just how much […]

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11/02/2021

Is Your Thermostat Affecting Your Productivity?

Productivity Hack: Adjust Your Thermostat Your Temperature Preference Could Be Hurting Your Work Almost anything you can think of can have an impact on productivity. From caffeine consumption, to quality of sleep, noise levels in the office, and even thermostat settings. Our body is a homeostasis machine and it likes to maintain the perfect internal […]

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09/29/2021

Sleeping With the AC On: Good or Bad?

Do You Blast the Air While You Sleep or Prefer a Warmer Temperature? Uncovering the (HVAC) Secrets of a Good Snooze We’re convinced that there are two types of people in this world: those who can sleep anywhere, at any time, no matter what the ambient temperature is, and those who need the room to [...]

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09/03/2021

Should I Zone My House? Pros and Cons of HVAC Zoning

To Zone or Not to Zone If seeing the phrase “HVAC zoning” or hearing friends refer to places in their home as “zones,” is confusing you, you’re not alone. You’re probably wondering what zoning actually means and might be asking yourself questions like: Why are they calling the living room Zone 1 but their bedroom […]

08/17/2021

Keep Your Pets Safe and Your Electricity Bill Down

Conserving Energy is Great — Just Make Sure to Keep Your Pets Safe! Whether you’re getting back into the groove of working in person or running lots of errands on a Saturday, you’re probably leaving your pets at home for an extended period of time. If you’re used to turning off the AC when you […]

07/06/2021

5 Signs You Need Your Air Ducts Cleaned

Get Your Ducts In A Row Did you know that air particles travel through your home’s HVAC system about 5-7 times a day? While your HVAC system works hard to freshen up that air, particles such as dust, mold, and other debris often get lost in the mix. An air duct cleaning is a service […]

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06/15/2021

Steps to Take to Prepare Your HVAC System for Summer

Introduction After a hot, summer day spent outside, fewer things feel better than the cool breeze that instantly welcomes you when you walk through your door. All of a sudden your home starts feeling stuffy, you turn on the fans and they don’t seem to be helping. Uh oh, your A/C is on the fritz. [...]

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06/08/2021

Is the Climate Inside Your Home Killing Your Plants?

Temperature check If you find yourself getting jealous of your friends who boast lush, alive plants in their home because all of your green friends seem to die, it might be time to change tactics. If after adjusting your watering habits and switching the soil, you’re still faced with withering, dying plants, consider changing your [...]

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