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November 13, 2017

Weatherization Services Prevent Common Issues

Weatherization services can prevent common issues found within your home. Winter is a tough time of year for your home, and if your home isn’t properly weatherized, it can also be tough on your health. Frigid temperatures, snow, sleet, and ice, can wear your roof, windows, and insulation down, causing leaks and frozen plumbing. Repairing a damaged roof or plumbing can cost thousands, and what’s worse is dealing with a lack of running water or an exposed roof during the ... Read More
November 1, 2017

Home Preparation For the Winter

Home preparation for the winter is important to prepare as soon as possible. Winter is the worst time to be unprepared. If preparations are made now, you can save yourself much woes and misery. Check out the following tips to prepare for the cold of winter, both on the exterior and interior of your home.

Prepare the Plumbing

With colder winds and weather coming in, it would be wise to consider dealing with your water sources outdoors. Make sure to drain the water ... Read More
October 11, 2017

Is it Time to Replace or Repair Your Heating System?

Heating system repair or replacement can be needed as your heating system gets older. As the cold seasons begin looming on the horizon, your furnace will soon be under the spotlight. Eventually, your temperature will drop and your furnace-use will skyrocket while you keep your home and your water warm enough to survive. Unfortunately, just like every other major appliance you love in your house, your furnace doesn’t get any younger. Whether this thought has occurred to you already or ... Read More
September 25, 2017

10 Signs You Need Furnace Troubleshooting

Furnace troubleshooting is a must if you live in a snowy climate. A furnace that hasn’t been tuned up will run you into high energy costs, not to mention the price you have to pay for HVAC maintenance or HVAC repairs. Getting it done now will give you peace of mind, ensure that you have reliable heat for the winter and save you the risk of replacement later on, or having to worry about repair costs.  Here are 10 signs ... Read More
September 18, 2017

Heating System Tune-Ups: 21 Things to Check for Peace of Mind This Winter

Heating system tune-ups are an essential preventive step to ensure your home will be warm during the cooler seasons. Cooler weather is coming soon, so it’s the perfect time to get heating system tune-ups for heating systems.  It’s easy to forget about that when it still feels like summer out, but you should think ahead to what might happen if your heating system fails down the road. Obviously, losing the heat in your house in the middle of winter is inconvenient ... Read More
July 11, 2017

What to Do When You’re in Need of an AC Repair

The realization that your home cooling system isn't working properly can be a shocker especially if you're in an area where the heat is fierce. If you find yourself in need or AC repair, there are a few things that you can do to determine just what the problem is before you call in a professional to complete that repair.

5 Actions to Take When You Need AC Repair

  • Look at your unit's repair history. If you hire an air conditioner ... Read More
June 26, 2017

Is a Ductless Mini Split is Right for You?

When it comes to heating or cooling a home, most people rely on ducts to transport temperature-controlled air to different areas of the home. However, there are alternative methods, such as ductless mini splits which could actually be more energy efficient and effective for your home setup. A ductless mini split is a heating and cooling system that works similarly to traditional central air but without the ducts. Much like the standard method, ductless mini splits function through an indoor air-handling ... Read More
June 13, 2017

Solar Panel Maintenance and What to Expect

It comes as no surprise that homeowners want to take advantage of all the benefits solar panels can provide them, but like any appliance, there needs to be solar panel maintenance. Just like your plumbing, wiring, or insulation, making sure your solar panels live up and beyond their 25-30 year warranty, means keeping a keen eye for the warning signs. Because solar panels sit outside, whether that’s on top your roof, on the ground, or attached to a pole, they’re ... Read More
May 26, 2017

How to Know If Your Home Qualifies for Solar Panel System Installation

As a homeowner, keeping the bills down is an ideal goal. Utilities can be expensive, especially when extreme temperatures hit and appliances such as the air conditioner and heater are working extra hard to keep you comfortable. It’s hard enough cutting down on appliance use and actually seeing the results in your next bill. What can you do? Perhaps it’s time to consider solar panel installation. Homeowners want to enjoy the convenience and comfort of their homes without having to ... Read More
April 24, 2017

Why Now Is The Time to Schedule an AC Tune-Up

It's spring cleaning season which means it's time for an AC tune-up. Homeowners nowadays believe spring cleaning means getting rid of old piles of random stuff that's accumulated throughout winter. However, spring cleaning should be more than just that. Without an AC tune-up, you can see a lot of problems go wrong with your AC. If it's not cleaned, then the indoor air quality of your home could be affected. Not only that, but when the warmer heat is settled ... Read More