Monthly Archives: February 2013

How Do I Know if My Furnace is Efficient?

Our HVAC expert Danny is both right and wrong. We advise you purchase at least a 90 percent AFUE (annual fuel utilization efficiency) furnace, but it is no longer required by law. The Department of Energy (DOE) Furnace Efficiency Law was … Continue reading

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Staying Comfy in Minnesota: Schedule an AC Tune-Up

Minnesota weather is unpredictable. It will be snowing, blowing, and freezing over. Then the skies open up everything melts. We all prefer those days where the temperature rises above 10 degrees, but Minnesota can be just as uncomfortable when it … Continue reading

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How to Pick an HVAC Contractor

Proper installation of HVAC equipment and maintenance is needed to ensure the unit remains fully functional and performs efficiently. You will build a relationship with your HVAC technician. This person will be entering your home and providing comfort for your … Continue reading

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Energy Saving Tips Every Homeowner Should Know

“Turn off the lights when you leave the room,” I remind my children.  “Turn off the water while you’re brushing your teeth.”  “Don’t hold the door open—you’re letting the heat out!”  Some days I feel like I’m constantly nagging, echoing … Continue reading

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You’re going to buy an HVAC…now what?

The furnace and air conditioner market is an overwhelming one. You can save yourself time, money, and savings in the long-term by having the right knowledge before buying.

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Ways to show your AC and furnace some love

As love matures and grows, it needs effort, patience, and tender loving care. The same could be said about your furnace and air conditioner. You have better commit to a relationship of maintenance if you want to keep your furnace … Continue reading

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Before You Buy an HVAC: What You Need to Know

Let’s start at the very beginning, a very good place to start. Do you need a new HVAC system? Do you know what an HVAC system is? HVAC: (n.) Short for heating, ventilation, and air conditioning. The system is used to provide heating and … Continue reading

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