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Archive for October, 2016

Now is the Time for Fall Heat Pump Maintenance

Monday, October 31st, 2016

If you’re planning on using a heat pump to stay warm over the next several months, it’s important that you schedule fall maintenance for it as soon as possible. Even if you had the system professionally checked out earlier this year, your heat pump needs more maintenance than more traditional climate control systems. Read on to find out why that is, and why you need to schedule preventive maintenance.

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The Benefits of Installing an Ecobee Thermostat

Monday, October 24th, 2016

Homeowners tend to be pretty good about replacing their climate control systems once they reach a certain age. However, far too many people keep using the same old thermostat long after its past the point of usefulness. A worn down thermostat can cause all kinds of efficiency issues for your climate control systems, even if they’re brand new. For that reason, you should upgrade your thermostat every ten years or so. Let’s take a look at the Ecobee thermostat, and the benefits it can provide you.

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How a Ductless System can Help You This Fall

Monday, October 17th, 2016

Well, it seemed to last forever, but summer is finally over. As the days start to get colder, you’re going to want to make sure that you have a good home heating system in place. If you’re looking for an entirely new system before winter starts, consider installing a ductless heater this fall. Let’s take a look at ductless systems, and the advantages they can offer you.

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Indications That You Need a New Furnace

Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

No matter how well you take care of your furnace, you will eventually have to replace it. With heating season fast approaching, now is the time to determine whether or not your furnace can get you through another winter. If not, you’re going to want to replace it now before it breaks down on you. Let’s take a look at some of the indications that you definitely need a new furnace.

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How Zone Control can Help Your Heating System

Monday, October 10th, 2016

Heating season is here, and you need to make sure that your heating system is ready for the next few months. If you have a centralized forced air heating system, you can do more than simply schedule maintenance for it. A zone control system can help make your heating system more energy efficient, and your home more comfortable. Read on to find out how.

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Get Your Ducts Sealed This Fall

Monday, October 3rd, 2016

Fall is here, and soon you’ll be relying on your heating system to keep your home comfortable over the next several months. You’ve probably already had heating maintenance done, but what about your ducts? The ducts in your home are just as important for maintaining an energy efficient climate control system as anything else. Read on to find out more about duct sealing, and how it can help your heating system this fall.

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