Dangers of Summertime Heat for the Elderly

3 Strategies for Warding off the Dangers of Summertime Heat in the Elderly

According to information derived from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, exposure to immense levels of heat and humidity claims the lives of hundreds of people each year in the United States – especially in the Southeastern regions states, which include Alabama, Tennessee, Georgia, Maryland, Florida, Virginia, West Virginia, Mississippi, Kentucky, North Carolina, and… Read More…

Magical sunrise over sleepy, foggy neighborhood

Heat from Sun Can Also Keep us Cool

According to researchers, harnessing heat from the sun can actually help satiate the growing global demand for fuel. Solar thermals have several advantages. First, they can help reduce blackouts as well as the need to utilize dirtier energy sources. Second, they make use of environmentally friendly refrigerants making them a silent option for running air… Read More…

Ways on How to Stay Cool During Summer

Beating the summer heat can be a whole lot expensive with the use of air conditioners. So if you are trying to deal with the warm weather, you may want to consider a more efficient and effective approach. Below are some tips on how to stay cool during the warmer months. Install blinds and curtains… Read More…

Tips on How to Weatherstrip Your Home This Fall

Now that winter season is about to kick in, keeping your temperature indoors as comfortable as it can is very important. Here are some easy DIY home weathering tips that will not only reduce your utility bill but also help increase your home’s energy efficiency. Turn on the humidifier. Seal all the gaps around the… Read More…

How to Get Your Furnace Ready for Fall

Now that the colder months are already on its way, it’s time that we focus on making on sure that our homes will be as comfortable as it should this fall. Below are some tips on how to prepare your furnace for the cold season ahead. Replace the air filter at least once a month…. Read More…

Tips on How to Beat the Summer Heat

One of the most common issues homeowners have during summer season is that their air conditioning does not function properly. Now to make sure that your unit won’t give up on you right in the middle of the warm weather, here are some tips on how to maintain your air conditioner and beat the heat…. Read More…

Tips on How to Deal with the Cold Weather

Winter season can be pretty difficult to deal with. It poses a threat not only to your property but also to your family’s comfort. Below are tips on how to beat the cold weather this season. Set the thermostat at the lowest comfortable temperature. Wear warm layers of clothes and make sure to put an… Read More…

Saving Energy While Keeping Cool

While we may still be experiencing some cold, everyone is undoubtedly looking forward and making plans for when warmer weather finally arrives. And what better way to prep for the warmer climate than by stocking up on ways to efficiently enjoy the heat while keeping our homes comfortable cool? Not only will we be able… Read More…

Summer Heat Safety Measures

While maintaining a comfortable temperature level for your home greatly, although not entirely, relies on the air conditioning system, your body requires other measures in order to stay cool, especially when outdoors. Here are some of them: Apply sunscreen before spending time outdoors. Put on loose-fitting and lightweight clothing. Stay in an air-conditioner area during… Read More…

Summer Survival without the A/C

Can you survive one steamy summer day (or night) without your air conditioner? If your answer is no,  then you better make sure that your unit is safe from any breakdowns all season long. In case of an emergency though, here are some tips and tricks on how you can make it through the day… Read More…