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March 16, 2017

Invest in Preventive Maintenance

If you want to cut your energy bills, look no further than preventive maintenance for your home’s heating and cooling system. Your HVAC system is one of the hardest working, complicated appliances for your home, and professional maintenance keeps it running as efficiently and dependably as possible.   Anything with as many functional parts as an HVAC system needs periodic cleaning, lubrication and adjustments to keep it performing as the manufacturer intended. It’s essential to change the air filter and […]
March 9, 2017

Simple Tips to Help You Save Money and Conserve Water

Increased urbanization and periods of drought have put a strain on municipal water supplies nationwide. As a result, more and more groundwater has been pumped from local wells and aquifers, causing concerns about where future water supplies will come as cities grow. That’s why it behooves us all to conserve water at all times, both when rain seems plentiful as well as when drought restrictions apply.   When it comes to water conservation, Georgia gets a B from the Alliance […]
January 17, 2017

How to Save Money and Get Better Sleep By Lowering the Temp In Your Home

Winter is a good time to improve your sleep quality and save energy by turning down the heat at night. With the drone of air conditioners running all night during the summer all but forgotten, it’s a good time to catch up on the restful sleep that cool temperatures and a quiet home foster.   Recent research conducted by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) prove that temperatures at or below 65 degrees improve sleep. Human body temperatures drop as […]
April 7, 2016

Don’t Forget About HVAC Rebates

Although high-efficiency cooling and heating equipment will reward you with lower energy bills, the higher purchase costs can make this equipment seem out of reach. HVAC rebates bring the costs down, making efficiency affordable. Rebates Extend Your Budget An HVAC rebate lets you claim a partial refund on the amount you spent on heating and cooling equipment and related services. Utility providers and equipment manufacturers offer these incentives to help homeowners afford higher-efficiency equipment. Most of these rebates are available […]