Heating & Cooling
 
 
 
Fire Safety
 
home heating safety
home heating safety
home heating safety

Winter Home Heating Safety Tips

We all do our best to stay warm and cozy during winter, whether that means getting a crackling fire going or cranking up a space heater. But keeping warm has its risks—more than 45,000 home fires happen every year in the U.S. a...
 
 
Heating & Cooling
 

HVAC Inspection Tips for Spring

Spring is in full bloom, and with a little luck, we’ll all be firing up our air conditioners in no time. Before you do, it pays to have a look at your central HVAC (Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning) system to mak...
 
Air Quality
 
HVAC air filters
HVAC air filters
HVAC air filters

HVAC Air Filters Work Hard, Change Them Often

As temperatures dip lower every day, furnaces begin to work overtime, and HVAC air filters get dirty more quickly. If you haven’t cleaned or replaced your furnace filter lately, now is a good time to check on it. Blocked filter...

 
Green Living
 

Installing a New Thermostat? Take Location Into Consideration

A new thermostat can be a great investment. Replacing an old, outdated model can trim your energy bills and help heat and cool your home more effectively, but you should take a few factors into consideration. Choosing the best ...
 
Heating & Cooling
 

How to Find and Fix Air Leaks in Windows and Doors

Air leaks are fairly common in windows and doors. Leaks let cold air in during the winter months (and allow conditioned air to escape in summer) making it more difficult to keep your home at the right temperature. This can real...