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Is a programmable thermostat worth it?

When you decide to make an upgrade in your home, it is often hard choosing between cost and comfort. Is the extra money worth it if a product can provide convenience and peace of mind? One purchase that has gained considerable popularity among families, couples, parents, and home-owners is the programmable thermostat. These clever devices not only offer settings customized to your specific needs but also allow you maintain greater control over energy consumption in […]

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Tips to make sure your HVAC is ready for Spring

As we transition from winter to spring, it’s important to make sure our homes are ready for the warmer weather. For many of us, that means preparing our HVAC systems. Here are a few tips to get your HVAC system ready for spring. Check your air filter Regularly inspecting and maintaining your air filter is an important step to keeping your HVAC system operating smoothly and efficiently. Dirty or clogged air filters can restrict important […]

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What is an optimal sleep temperature?

Are you struggling to get a good night’s sleep? If so, you might be surprised to learn that the temperature of your bedroom could be one of the key factors. Especially with the crazy weather patterns we experience here in Virginia, it’s important to keep the temperature in your bedroom consistent! That’s where maintaining your air conditioner is important…but we’ll get to that later. First, we’ll explore how to find your optimal sleep temperature and […]

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Stay Warm this Winter with These HVAC tips

When the temperatures start to drop outside, it’s important to make sure your home is ready for winter. One way to do that is by making sure your heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system is up to the task of keeping you warm all season long. While it’s important to perform regular heat pump maintenance by a trained HVAC technician, here are a few tips that you can do at home to save your […]

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Carbon Monoxide Dangers in your Home

Carbon monoxide can be a silent killer – it is a colorless, odorless, tasteless gas. The CDC reports that about 430 people die each year from this and over 50,000 go to the ER. Mild carbon monoxide poisoning symptoms include nausea, headaches, and dizziness. Severe cases can cause heart damage, brain damage, and death. This gas can be produced when any material containing carbon (wood, coal, kerosene, natural gas, gasoline, propane, or charcoal) is burned. […]

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