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February 25, 2014

How Upgrading to a Zoning System Can Boost Comfort, Save Money

Regardless of the size of your home, it’s likely that you spend your time in just a few rooms at any given time. This waste of energy – heating a whole house when much of it’s not occupied – is one reason why upgrading to a zoning system is such a great idea. If used properly, you’ll save money while boosting your comfort level as well. Installation of a Zoning System Traditional one-thermostat heating and cooling systems are not very efficient […]
January 31, 2013

Programmable Thermostats Up Energy Efficiency While You’re Sleeping or Away

You may know a little about programmable thermostats and you may already have one, but do you know how to get the most out of your thermostat? Using programmable thermostats to their full capacity can not only save you money on energy costs but make your living areas more comfortable. The first thing to consider is your day-to-day routine. For example, what time do you go to bed? If you like sleeping in a cooler room, start pre-cooling your room before […]
January 22, 2013

High-Efficiency Furnaces Offer Big Savings For Years

You have heard the hype about how high-efficiency furnaces save money, but are they worth the cost? Though high-efficiency furnaces cost more upfront, the savings in the long run cannot be argued. According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), older, low- to mid-efficiency furnaces are inadequate to save on your monthly heating costs because they: Create a natural draft that increases the flow of combustion gasses Have a continually running pilot light Utilize a large heat exchanger, compared to […]
November 22, 2012

It’s Not Enough To Insulate — You Must Ventilate Too

As a homeowner in the Peachtree City area, you probably know that it’s important to thoroughly insulate your home in order to save money on energy costs and enjoy a comfortable home, but did you know you must ventilate, too? Without proper ventilation, comfort be compromised, and your family’s health may be at risk. What is ventilation, and why is it so important?  Good indoor air quality is essential to both your home and your family’s health. When moisture, carbon dioxide or other […]