Radiant barriers installed in your attic can help reduce your energy bill and make your home more comfortable.
If you’ve ever gone up in your attic on a summer afternoon, you know how much higher the heat and humidity is up there than outside. The sun heats the roof all the way through …Read More
If your home isn’t sealed properly to keep warm air out in the summer and keep it inside in the winter, you’re likely paying much higher energy bills than you need to. With the depths of summer right in front of us, now’s a good time to evaluate whether your …Read More
As summer comes to Northeast Ohio, many homeowners will be contemplating an upgrade to a high-efficiency A/C system. When it comes time to buy a new cooling system for your home, advances in HVAC technology over the past decade can add up to significant savings and improvements in home comfort.
When …Read More
Standby generators are something you don’t think about – until the power goes out.
Power outages are a nuisance, to say the least, but they can also be costly, dangerous and in rare cases life threatening. Standby generators can eliminate, or at least greatly reduce, the stress and expense of losing …Read More
Over time, dust, dirt, debris and mold can accumulate inside your home’s ducts. In many cases, dirty ducts will not have adverse health effects on the residents of the home, simply because most of the dirt inside the duct system never comes out. However, if you see signs of the …Read More
If you’re in the market for a new air conditioner, there are several features you should consider beyond the SEER (Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio) rating. Here’s a look at six additional features you should keep in mind when shopping around:
A High EER Rating: The EER (Energy Efficiency Ratio) rating is similar …Read More
Programmable thermostats are great tools for saving energy while providing you and your loved ones customized comfort. And the new generation of smart programmable thermostats takes convenience and control to an entirely new level.
Smart programmable thermostats
Whether you’re new to programmable thermostats, or you’re upgrading to a new high-tech model, you’re …Read More
One of the most cost-effective ways to improve energy efficiency in hour home (and savings on energy costs) is with insulation. Whether you’re adding to your existing insulation, or installing new insulation, it’s important to make sure it’s the right type for the job. There are many types and grades of insulation …Read More
If you would like to find a way to reduce your electrical bill, you should consider the solar savings you can potentially get with a solar energy system installed on your roof. Once your system is installed, you can get free and clean energy from the sun. However, you may …Read More
If dust in your air conditioner made it more difficult and expensive to cool your home last summer, call an HVAC contractor to clean it for you. Although you can remove some of the dust yourself, you’ll need a technician who has the tools and training to access the parts …Read More