Fall is just around the corner, and it’s a good time to schedule that annual service check of your furnace before the colder weather arrives. When the weather turns cold in southwest Ohio, you don’t want to be left in the cold trying to schedule a costly repair or replacement of your heating equipment. Having […]
Though the weather may be pleasant now, winter can hit Ohio as early as the beginning of November. Prepare your home early for the onslaught of cold weather by winterizing your home in early fall, before the chill sets in for the season.
Precise control of the heating and cooling of your home can be achieved by using a programmable thermostat. These advanced thermostats are a convenient way to control your indoor air quality while you’re away from home but they can also save you money on your monthly energy costs.
A common problem faced by many homeowners is the inability to maintain an even temperature throughout the entire house. The upstairs is often warmer than the downstairs, and there are certain rooms that just never seem to get comfortable. Zoning systems give you enhanced control over the temperature in different parts of your house so […]
You’ve probably heard about the energy efficiency provided by geothermal heat pumps. Thanks to their ability to tap into the warmth of the earth, geothermal systems are an efficient and cost-effective means of conditioning air even during the coldest Dayton winter. But how are they in terms of upkeep and maintenance costs?
According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), indoor air is often significantly more polluted than outdoor air. In fact, the levels of pollution are often so high that the EPA has listed indoor air pollution among the top five biggest environmental risks to public health. With that in mind, residents of the Dayton area […]
If you’re looking to purchase a new HVAC system for your heating or cooling needs, take a closer look at products with the Energy Star label. While there may be plenty of inexpensive options available, many of these systems end up being more costly to run and maintain. HVAC systems that have earned the federal […]
For homeowners, energy efficiency is a major concern. Wasted energy leads to wasted money, and by conducting a simple home energy evaluation, you can spot inefficiencies and take action to solve them, which will help you save while doing the environment a favor.
Your air handler plays an important role in the efficiency of your HVAC system. Not only is it instrumental in the proper circulation of conditioned air, it contributes significantly to the maintenance of indoor air quality. Thus, neglecting your air handler can result in compromised energy efficiency, household comfort and air quality.