Monthly Archives: March 2013

Household Comfort: Humidity

[youtube.com/watch?v=0RrR__ye-5w] Did you know that humidity in your house during the winter months can affect your comfort just as much as the temperature? When the furnace operates, it can dry the air out. You can combat this by adding a … Continue reading

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Do This, Not That: Setting Your Thermostat

It’s so easy to adjust your thermostat. A couple of clicks up, or maybe a couple down, and you’re able to bring your home to an ideal comfort level. There are even more options with the fan on or off. … Continue reading

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How Often Should I Change My Air Filter?

How often should you change your air filter? It depends on several factors. The fact you recognize your air filter should be changed is a good start as it is vital to ensure optimum air quality. Simple steps like changing … Continue reading

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Prevent Flood Damage to Your HVAC Unit

Even though temperatures are still in the single digits in Minnesota, March 20 marks the beginning of spring and the hopeful return of rain. Rainfall combined with heavy snowfall melting is a combination for flooding in many parts of the … Continue reading

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How Often Does My Furnace Need a Tune-Up?

Your furnace has been working overtime this winter with Minnesota temperatures dropping well below zero. Is a tune-up really necessary though? Your furnace has been working well all winter. If a tune-up is necessary, when should I do it? The … Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning Your HVAC

Spring brings longer days, warmer breezes, blooming flowers…and cleaning lists. The change of seasons is the perfect opportunity to start anew and complete that to-do list, which has been sitting idly by. Spring cleaning goes beyond emptying out the garage and … Continue reading

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How Do I Know When to Replace My Furnace?

How do you know when it’s time to buy a new furnace? It’s a serious question when Minnesota temperatures easily dip below zero during the winter months. The last thing you want is to wake up shivering in the night … Continue reading

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