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Some New Technology Helps You Stay Warm and Cut Costs

No matter what else is going on in our lives, keeping warm during the winter season is always a top priority. To help ensure that your household doesn’t get too

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Test Your Home for Excess Energy Users

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According to the US Energy Information Administration (EIA), heating and cooling the interior of America’s residential homes accounted for a combined 421 billion kWh of electricity in 2018. That represents

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The Basics to the SEER Rating

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Shopping for a new HVAC system can seem overwhelming, but one way you can get a good handle on the kind of air conditioner, furnace or heat pump you’re buying

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Spring Cleaning: Clean Windows and Your Energy Efficiency

Spring Cleaning: Clean Windows and Your Energy Efficiency

Cleaning all your windows in the spring refreshes your home’s exterior and enhances its curb appeal. Washing and polishing the glass is great for the aesthetic, but spring window maintenance

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Ways Skylight Could Affect Energy Efficiency

Ways Skylight Could Affect Energy Efficiency

Having skylights in your home means you can count on having plenty of natural light throughout the year. While this can be beneficial for you, keep in mind that skylights

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It’s Time to Change the Direction of Your Ceiling Fan

It's Time to Change the Direction of Your Ceiling Fan

Ceiling fans can provide a big boost to your energy savings every year — if you run the fan blades in the right direction. Not all ceiling fans have a

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HVAC 101: Teaching Kids about Energy Efficiency

HVAC 101: Teaching Kids about Energy Efficiency

One of our main jobs as parents is teaching our kids how to be smart, responsible adults. Once your kids are grown and own their own home, they’ll be in

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Maintaining Your Water Heater Could Affect Your HVAC

Maintaining Your Water Heater Could Affect Your HVAC

Does your home have forced-air HVAC and a gas water heater? If it does and and you’re trying to save energy, it’s important to know that proper water heater maintenance

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Should Interior Doors be Closed When Running A/C?

Our goal is to help educate our customers in Martin, Palm Beach, St. Lucie and Indian River Counties in Florida about energy and home comfort issues (specific to HVAC systems). For more information about other HVAC topics, download our free Home Comfort Guide or call us at 772-207-1658.

It’s logical to think that closing interior doors to rooms not frequently used would cut down on cooling costs. In reality, however, closing them may drive up cooling costs and

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Keep it Even: Solving Uneven Cooling in Your House

Keep it Even: Solving Uneven Cooling in Your House

Do you routinely deal with cold spots and inconsistent temperatures when cooling your home? There are various reasons why uneven cooling problems can occur, and an experienced HVAC knows how

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