May 29, 2012

Getting A Smart Thermostat? Now That’s Smart Thinking

Before the summer cooling season arrives, upgrade to a smart thermostat so you have the ability and knowledge to control your energy usage and hold onto more of your money. Programmable thermostats appeared a few years as a significantly better option to traditional manual models. The new generation uses smart technology to fuel incredibly useful features that were unimaginable a short time ago. Here are some of the features you can expect to find on smart thermostats: Internet and smartphone […]
September 18, 2012

Yes, You Can Shrink Your Heating Bills

Are you looking for ways to shrink your heating bills this winter? If so, then you might want to take some time now, before the weather cools, to determine what steps you can take to do just that. Here are a few tips that you can consider, many of which cost only pennies, are easy to implement, and which can help you shave dollars off your energy bills throughout the year:  Seal air leaks. Look at the joints between your […]
September 20, 2012

Don’t Skip A Furnace Tuneup This Fall

The cooler temperatures of fall are just around the corner. Before fall fully arrives, and temperatures drop, you should ensure that your furnace is ready to work hard to keep you warm through the winter. Fall furnace tuneups are essential to ensure that you and your loved ones will be cozy and comfortable during the cool days ahead. And skipping seasonal preventive maintenance could leave you in the cold, literally, when you’re least expecting it, as well result in a […]
April 18, 2013

The Forced-Air Furnace: A Look Behind The Scenes

The forced-air furnace in your Peachtree City area home is an effective and safe way to heat your home, but do you know how it actually works? Understanding the basic operation of your furnace will help you troubleshoot problems, as well as communicate with your HVAC technician in case service is required. A forced-air furnace has several main components that work together to provide heat for your home: Thermostat: When the air in your home reaches a temperature lower than the setting […]