Monthly Archives: October 2012

Halloween Home Safety Tips

When Halloween arrives, kids are focused on candy, treats, and costumes. Adults, however, need to key in on safety. Did you know that more kids die from being struck by a car on Halloween than on any other day of … Continue reading

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Minnesota Halloween facts

Little ghouls, goblins and ghosties are getting ready for their big night out.  Halloween is coming up and kids are counting down the days until they can don their costumes for tricking and treating. Did you know that between costumes … Continue reading

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Best Furnace for My Budget

We all have household budgets, and no matter what your budget is, if you’re like me you want to get the best quality for your dollar. When it comes to your furnace, how do you determine what’s the best option … Continue reading

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Tips to Keep your Furnace Running All Winter

We tend to take technology for granted until we don’t have it. At my house, the dishwasher recently broke down, and I am counting the days until the replacement comes in—wow am I sick of washing dishes by hand!  One … Continue reading

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What to do if your furnace isn’t working

Your alarm goes off, you roll out of bed and feel chilly. Then you notice it—no heat coming from the vents. You check your thermostat. Uh oh, it’s at its normal setting but the furnace isn’t doing its job to … Continue reading

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Federal rule requires higher-efficiency models after May 1 : What does this mean for you?

Guest blog from Keith, HVAC expert with Stay Comfy, Minnesota. As you may have read recently in the Minneapolis-St.Paul Star Tribune or other news source, effective May 1, 2013, the HVAC energy efficiency standards as set by the Department of … Continue reading

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The Right Furnace for Your Home

My husband and I recently came to terms with the fact that our house has officially reached “that age.”  You know—that age when things start to break. Reach the end of their life expectancy. Go kaput. And although it’s not … Continue reading

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