Specifications for Energy Star Products

When you choose appliances, such as heater and air conditioners, what you want to look for is the Energy Star. The Energy Star label means that the product will help consumers save money through energy efficiency. So how does a product get an Energy Star? The product must have these certain specifications in order to… Read More…

Check, Switch and Insulate to Save Energy

Saving money on energy doesn’t have to be complicated and it definitely doesn’t mean you have to compromise your comfort in order to be able to set aside a few bucks. According to an article on Age UK, the key is to Check, Switch and Insulate. Sounds easy, right? Here’s how: Check if there are… Read More…

Checking Your Heater in Preparation for the Cold Weather

As the temperature starts to drop, many homeowners are getting their homes ready by having a specialist inspect their heaters. Robert Hagood, a service tech for Duncan Heating and Air Conditioning, shares some tips on how to prepare your heater for the cold weather. Check the filter and change it once a month. Check other… Read More…

Keeping Your Furnace Running Efficiently

Soon it is going to be a heating season for everyone. Keeping your furnace in good working condition can actually mean a huge savings and a comfortable home. Below are some tips on how to ensure that your furnace will be running at peak efficiency all throughout the winter season. Make sure you have all… Read More…

Consider the Size when Shopping for AC Unit

If you are thinking of replacing your old air conditioning unit, one of the most important things you need to consider is the size. Today’s AC systems are more efficient than what we had in the past, which is why you don’t have to buy a unit that is too big for your house. Below… Read More…

Winterizing Your Home During Fall

Fall season is the perfect time of the year for getting your home ready for the winter. If you are not quite sure where to start winterizing your home, here are some tips that you can use to remind you of what tasks you need to do: Take a walk around your home and make… Read More…

Reduce Your Bills Through Air Duct Cleaning

Reducing the cost of your heating needs every winter is actually very possible. All you have to do is take a look at your HVAC system, conduct an all clean air duct cleaning and follow these easy tips. –        Secure the core tools and equipment such as safety glasses, drop cloth, voltage detector and dust… Read More…

Why is Heating System Inspection Important

According to EnergyStar.gov, climate control systems can actually eat up more than half of a home’s entire energy bill. Likewise, running units would efficiently require maintenance inspection twice a year because after all things wear out and move around. Below are some reasons why a heating system inspection is essential during this time of the… Read More…

Ways to Prepare Your Home for the Cold Weather

With the colder temperature comes every homeowner’s desire for a warm and comfortable home. To help you conserve energy, lower your utility bills, increase efficiency and maintain a comfortable temperature in your home. Listed below are some tips that you can use.       Inspect all windows, doors and make sure to seal any… Read More…

Air Conditioning Tips for Optimal Functioning

While your AC’s function is very simple to understand, its mechanism involves a rather more complex process. With that said, it is also important to know that even the smallest mistake can cause a disruption in your air conditioning’s function. Below are some tips on how to ensure optimal AC function.        Make… Read More…