Homeowners everywhere are looking for effective ways to save money. One of the biggest line items in any household budget is the energy required to run major home appliances, including the heating and cooling system.
Following these energy efficiency tips will not only save you money on your monthly gas and electric bills but also extend the life expectancy of your system and all its components. Continue reading
Research carried out by the EPA’s Energy Star division shows that most cases of premature HVAC system failures are caused by neglect and dirt and dust due to improper maintenance. Properly maintaining your unit will not only save you money on repair and replacement, but also improve its operation and increase the life span. Continue reading
Carbon monoxide poisoning; it’s probably something that you’ve heard of in the past — and it certainly sounds suitably-ominous — however understanding what it is is important in order to prevent it from occurring in your home. First, you must understand not only the signs and symptoms of this sort of poisoning, but also how you can be alerted to carbon monoxide’s presence in your home before it gets to dangerous. Additionally, it’s important to know how to prevent leaks before they occur.
HVAC Maintenance, which includes changing air filters, is a critical part of taking care of your home. Most heating and cooling professionals recommend a seasonal check-up of air conditioners and furnaces to keep them in great working condition, reduce energy costs and extend the life of these units.
An often overlooked, but important, part of HVAC maintenance is
If you have ever had your air conditioning unit serviced or replaced, you have probably been offered an HVAC service agreement. You may have wondered whether such a service agreement is truly beneficial to you.
A service agreement is a contract with the company that covers preventative maintenance for your unit. This maintenance can Continue reading