The thought of upgrading your home’s appliances can be daunting simply because of the cost of the equipment. The existing refrigerator, stove, furnace, hot water heater, and washer/dryer could even be working perfectly fine. Why then should you consider upgrading now?
How many times have you put off — or forgotten all about — scheduling your annual preventive maintenance appointment? You don’t have to think about it if you have an annual maintenance agreement with your contractor. They’ll call you when it’s time to schedule an appointment, so you can be sure your heating and cooling […]
It may seem counterintuitive, but indoor air is often more polluted than the air outside. That’s one reason it is important to use quality air filters and change them regularly. Air filters also help protect your heating and air conditioning equipment by preventing particles and other contaminants from entering the system. Dirty filters can cause […]
It’s finally starting to warm up in Dayton, and it might be time to start thinking about getting your air conditioning ready for summer. If your system is more than 10 years old — or if its performance failed to impress last summer — a high-efficiency unit might be a good solution.
In the past, when homeowners wanted to add heating and cooling functions to a space, there were few creative options that didn’t cost a bundle. Now that ductless mini-splits are on the scene, homeowners looking for maximum control have an efficient, flexible option to heat and cool troublesome spaces.
It’s no secret that energy efficiency equals energy savings and reduced heating and cooling bills over the long term. Still, the initial expense of installing the most energy-efficient HVAC components for your household can be a costly affair. Luckily, in an effort to promote energy efficiency in U.S. homes, the Federal government has extended energy-based […]
Deciding to install programmable thermostats is easy. Since it can save you a decent amount on your energy bills, it is usually the smart way to go. Choosing which programmable thermostat, on the other hand, is usually more difficult.
Annual heating and cooling bills can make a considerable dent in your budget. Of course, the best way to combat the high cost of energy is by improving the energy efficiency of your home. According to Energy Star, by following a few simple suggestions, Dayton residents can improve their energy savings by as much as 26 […]