October 21, 2014

Should You Use Your Attic Fan in Fall?

As fall approaches, you may be wondering if you should be using attic fans to reduce your utility bills and improve indoor comfort levels. Although there is not a simple “yes” or “no” answer, analyzing the condition of your attic’s insulation and ventilation can help you make informed decisions when the time comes to decide whether or not to turn on your attic fan switch. Since attic fans are designed to cool hot attics by drawing in outdoor air through […]
October 16, 2014

Learn the Features and Benefits of a Dual Fuel Heat Pump

If you are thinking about installing a new heating system, fall is the best time of year to get the job done. When considering what type of heating system you want in your home, you definitely want to take a look at a dual fuel heat pump. Here are a few features and benefits of a dual fuel heat pump that will help you decide if  this heating system is the right choice for your home. What is a Dual Fuel Heat Pump? Basically, […]
October 14, 2014

Furnace Shopping? Here’s the Lowdown on What to Look For

Are you finding that your furnace is no longer providing sufficient heat? It may be time to consider going furnace shopping and replacing your furnace with a new energy efficient model. The newer models are able to provide heat more steadily, they create less pollution and on top of that they use less energy. One of the common mistakes that homeowners make is to install a furnace that is incorrectly sized. Undersized furnaces will not keep your home comfortable and oversized […]
October 9, 2014

Can an Air Source Heat Pump Warm Your Home Enough in Winter?

When it comes to keeping your home comfortable and energy efficient, there are various routes to take. It’s important to keep your home well-insulated, naturally and you might consider having a home energy audit done. You may even decide to have your outdated furnace replaced. If this is the case, why not consider a more energy-efficient option, such as an air-source heat pump? Rather than using fuel to create heat, an air-source heat pump works by extracting heat from the air outside. The […]