Tag Archives: energy efficient

Why Air Sealing Your Home is Important

Air sealing affects air quality in your home Air quality is not just an issue for the great outdoors.  Families need decent air quality inside their homes for a healthier and happier household. And yet, so many of us may … Continue reading

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What Temperature Should I Set My Thermostat When on Vacation?

The winter months mean two things: cold temps and warm vacation spots! The question many homeowners have is, “at what temperature should I set my thermostat when on vacation?” Of course, no one wants to pay more for their gas … Continue reading

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How You Could Win a Free HVAC Unit

Meet our 2012 HVAC sweepstakes winner, Jacqueline Zender! Who would have thought being a Twins fan would grant you more than just some celebration high-fives and a summer day in the park? Certainly not our 2012 HVAC sweepstakes winner, Jacqueline … Continue reading

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Ways Your HVAC System is Costing You Big Time

How your HVAC may be stealing your money. If any person blatantly robbed you of hundreds or thousands of dollars, your first reaction would be to call 911 and demand justice! Why do you let your HVAC system get away … Continue reading

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What to Look for in a New Air Conditioner

What to know before you buy an air conditioner. Capacity Cooling capacity should be your first consideration. This is where an expert comes into play. Ask a contractor to perform a detailed load calculation. This calculation determines the capacity of the equipment needed … Continue reading

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Does Running Your Fan Save On Energy Costs?

Tech Tips: Running Your HVAC Fan On versus auto. It’s the debate that has been plaguing homeowners since the invention of air conditioning. But really, which HVAC setting is correct? Does running your fan save on energy costs? Or is … Continue reading

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Tech Tip: Air Conditioner Size

Danny brings your HVAC tech tip of the week: why AC size matters.

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