When it’s time to replace your home’s cooling or heating system, you want to be confident you’re making the right choice. Choosing products that qualify for the Energy Star logo is a good way to start. The federal Energy Star program certifies that products are energy efficient without sacrificing quality. Eligible products include heating, cooling and ventilation systems […]
The air conditioner in your Dayton home is a complex system that helps to keep you comfortable by removing heat and humidity from the air. Knowing the following points about air conditioning can help you keep it running smoothly.
Builders and homeowners seeking LEED certification for their homes can apply several effective types of green home building techniques. Here are some ways you can enhance energy efficiency of your residential construction project:
Whether you’re hoping to lower your heating bills or do your part to reduce our dependence on nonrenewable energy sources, green heating alternatives are certainly worth considering. Take a look at four of the most viable options for your Springfield home.
If you’re planning to purchase a new air conditioner before summer arrives, you might find yourself inundated with information. To make an informed decision, however, there are three basic terms that you’ll need to know: SEER, EER and COP. Once you have these three under your belt, your choice will be a lot easier. Seasonal […]
While federal energy tax credits for most kinds of HVAC equipment and weatherization upgrades expire on Dec. 31, 2013, tax credits for geothermal heat pumps remain active until the end of December 2016. Geothermal systems are among the most efficient heating and cooling systems, making them the system of choice for homeowners who want to […]
With the many different choices in models, sizes and prices, A/C shopping can feel a bit stressful. Unlike buying a small appliance, like a humidifier or microwave, an air conditioner has a big impact on the comfort of your home and your energy costs. In order to upgrade to the best A/C, always consider the […]
Having a tuneup on your heating system is a great way to make sure it’s ready for the winter here in the Miami Valley. Having it properly inspected ensures you have piece of mind — and warmth — the first time your furnace kicks on, and throughout the winter. When a trained technician comes out […]
With this year’s southwest Ohio summer already one of the hottest on record, families increasingly will be looking for ways to save money on their air conditioning costs. If you’re upgrading your cooling equipment, you can’t do any better than seeking Energy Star-labeled appliances. This provides you with the opportunity to choose energy-efficient models that […]
There has never been a better time to upgrade your air conditioner. The summer is coming to an end so A/C units are no longer priced at a premium, new models are much more environmentally-conscious, and federal tax credits for energy efficiency make those same units economically friendly as well.