People buy health insurance to ensure good health. If you don’t have it, you pay big when there’s a problem. When you do have it, it’s easier to get checkups to find out if anything needs attention.
If you’re having troubles with your HVAC system, the question of whether to repair or replace your air conditioning is one that has confused many homeowners over the years. Repairs require less in the way of up-front costs, but they can really add up over the long run; an outright system replacement may require a […]
Are you considering installing geothermal heating in your home? One of the first steps is to determine what type of system will work in your yard. With newer technologies, you do not need a lot of land to install geothermal heating and cooling equipment.
Indoor air quality is vitally important to the health of your family because the air in the relatively closed system of your house may be even more polluted than outdoor air. Here in the Miami Valley, many of us rely on home comfort systems to heat or cool our homes all year long, and the […]
A critical component to maintaining your family’s health is ensuring that the air quality in your home is as good as possible. Even if you don’t have allergies or asthma, poor indoor quality can cause negative effects like stuffiness, itchy eyes, sore throat, and fatigue.
Does your home have cold spots or uncomfortably warm areas at certain times of the day or seasons of the year? This is a fairly common problem here in the Miami Valley in mid-summer and mid-winter, but it can happen anytime.
You may have seen acronyms such as AFUE, MERV and SEER printed on home heating or cooling products. These are efficiency ratings that the industry has devised to provide you with a way to compare the equipment you’re considering. You will also notice that some contractors are certified by NATE, which is actually another comparison […]
Did you miss out on the 2010 federal energy efficiency tax credits? Thankfully, there are plenty more opportunities to take advantage of tax credits that expire in 2011 or later. Geothermal heat pumps are one of the technologies that are included, and the best part is, there is no limit to the amount of the […]
Here in the Dayton/Springfield area many of us use our home comfort systems year-round, so we never get a break from high utility bills. There are ways to cut those bills down to size, however.