Fall Maintenance Checklist

image of autumn leaves depicting time for furnace maintenance

Fall is the perfect time to prepare your home for the arrival of the cold weather. With the cold season come shorter days and, in many areas, ice and snow. These conditions make outdoor work very difficult. In this article, we share some tasks to accomplish before the snow settles in.

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How to Choose the Right Commercial Water Heater

commercial water heater

Many organizations, such as those in the hospitality and foodservice sectors, depend on a steady hot water supply to meet daily business requirements. Still, a water heater in a standard office is no less vital for staff comfort and deserves just as much care. When researching your options for a commercial water heater, bear in…

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What’s the Big Deal with a Smart Thermostat, Anyway?

Smart Thermostat

The idea of using a smart thermostat to optimize energy usage is nothing new. But, perhaps you’re wondering: why they’re so special, and whether you should buy one. You’ve heard it before: upgrading to a smart thermostat can save you money on energy bills. But maybe what you haven’t realized is that they will give…

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Home Renovation Rundown: 5 tips to Protect Your HVAC During Construction

HVAC During Construction

Aside from the fact that renovations can increase a home’s value, it also gives homeowners an opportunity to add comfort and usable space. Whether you’re upgrading the kitchen cabinets, remodeling the bathroom or adding on a new family room, home improvements can be exciting, but they require significant planning and effort. In addition to designing…

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Selling Your Home? Prevent These Two HVAC Issues from Disrupting Your Sale

HVAC Issues

When the time comes to sell your home, you may be thinking about curb appeal and renovating the kitchen. However, you shouldn’t forget about your heating, ventilating and air-conditioning (HVAC) equipment. Though it’s rarely on the top of seller’s minds during the sale process, if HVAC issues are found during pre-closing inspections, it can disrupt…

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Tips to Finding the Best Temperature

Best Temperature

Every space is different. Every BODY is different. Since temperatures can have a direct impact on our health, mood, productivity and energy, many are on the search for that magic number. Whether you’re trying to find the best temperature for sleeping, working or exercising, the biggest challenge is to find one that works for everyone…

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Help! My Heater Won’t Turn On!

Heater Won't Turn On

A furnace is designed for reliability (assuming it’s been maintained) over a long period of time. So, when the heater won’t turn on, it can be very frustrating and cause some major discomfort. Especially in the middle of winter. No matter how much you press the thermostat up a few degrees, nothing happens. There are…

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New Home Construction: Why Oil heat Within Buildings is the Smart Choice

Building With Oilheat

Oil heat within buildings has so much to offer real estate professionals, homeowners, contractors and building owners. It’s the clear choice for new home construction. Oilheat is versatile with many advantages that add value to homes which makes them easier and more profitable to sell. Most importantly, oil heat within buildings increases the homeowner’s immediate…

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