How Much Heating Oil Will I Use A Day?

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Many of our clients ask us how they can determine their daily heating oil consumption. And honestly, there’s really no real exact answer here. After all, there are various factors at play. In this article, we address this question further by looking at these factors that affect your heating oil usage.

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Major Consequences Of Not Changing Your Air Filter

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Although HVAC air filters seem like a minor component, they actually have a very significant effect on your HVAC system’s performance and lifespan. In this article, we’ll emphasize the importance of changing your HVAC air filters. We’ll discuss how they work and the consequences that arise when you neglect to perform this important task.

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Top HVAC Installation Mistakes to Avoid

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As much as a newly installed HVAC unit can improve your life, it can also become a nightmare when dealing with an improper HVAC installation. You’ll experience poor indoor air quality, frequent HVAC repairs, premature replacement, higher energy costs, and discomfort. In this article, we discuss seven top HVAC installation mistakes.

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Where Are Those Air Conditioner Smells Coming From?

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If your air conditioner emits an odd, unpleasant, or offensive smell, then it is a clear indicator that something is wrong with your air conditioner. It should be checked by a professional right away. This article includes several air conditioner smells, the causes behind them, and what can be done about this problem.

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What To Do When Your Air Conditioner Unit Freezes Up

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When your AC unit freezes, it won’t work as expected and your home will not be as cool and comfortable like you want it to be. Read on to know why this problem happens, what to do when your AC unit freezes up, and how to prevent this issue from happening again.

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What To Check When Your Air Conditioner Won’t Turn On

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You might find that your air conditioner won’t turn on at some point in its lifespan. In some instances, the reason an air conditioner won’t switch on might be something simple that a homeowner can DIY. In this article, we discuss what to check before calling an HVAC contractor.

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Can I Keep My AC On During A Thunderstorm?

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Have you ever wondered “Can I keep my AC on during a thunderstorm?” In this article, we discuss why it is important to turn off your air conditioning unit during a thunderstorm or power outage. We also discuss how to keep cool and how to tell if your AC unit has been struck by lightning.

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How Does An Air Conditioner Work?

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We usually turn to the air conditioner when the interior of our home grows hot and uncomfortable. We press several buttons, wait for a few minutes, and experience the cooler air. If you’ve been asking the question, “How does an air conditioner work?”, then this article will give you the answers you need.

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Can You Replace Just The Outside AC Unit?

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When a homeowner faces an air conditioning replacement, many usually ask “Can you replace just the outside AC unit?”. Naturally, AC replacements are costly, and saving money always sounds like a great idea. However, taking this approach usually ends up costing more. Read on to find all you need to know about this topic.

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How Indoor Humidity Extremes Can Affect Your Health

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Unlike the humidity and poor outdoor air quality that you feel outside of your home in summer, humidity indoors can be controlled. There are many ways to improve indoor air quality.  This article discusses how excessive humidity can impact your health. It also discusses strategies for reducing your indoor humidity levels.

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