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The HVAC Energy Elephant In The Room: Top 3 Ways To Keep Your HVAC Efficient And Your Energy Costs Low

The energy your AC uses depends on many factors; even if you have a modern, efficient AC, it needs good maintenance and care to ensure it is running its best. There are also improvements and practical tips that can help reduce energy consumption during the warmest days. Here are some of the best ways you can make your AC energy costs as low as possible: 1. Passive Cooling Solutions That Reduce Strain on Air Conditioning Read More 

4 Signs You Have Mold In Your Home’s Crawl Space

Your home's crawl space is an area where you store a sump pump and other items. This underground area can be susceptible to mold due to its location deep within your home's foundation. Since it's separate from the rest of your house you may not notice the signs of mold damage right away. Here are 4 signs you may have mold in your crawl space and what you can do to help keep it from returning. Read More 

Three Air Conditioner Maintenance Tips To Stay Cool This Summer

There's nothing more uncomfortable than dealing with an air conditioner that isn't working during the peak of the summertime. To compound matters, heating and air conditioning contractors are often in high demand during this season, which means you may have to wait several days to have it fixed. That's why it's crucial to perform some routine maintenance on your air conditioner to reduce the risk of experiencing emergency breakdowns. Good air conditioner maintenance can reduce your repair costs and your energy bills. Read More 

3 Tips For Installing A Water Softener

A water softener represents a surefire way to eliminate the many problems associated with hard water, from soap scum, to stiff clothes, to premature appliance wear and degradation. Yet in order to get the most from a water softener, you'll need to ensure that it is installed properly. If you would like to learn more about the art of installing a water softener, read on. This article will provide three tips to ensure the best possible integration between this highly useful appliance and your home's water system. Read More 

How To Keep Your Kids Cool When The AC Fails On A Hot Day

The hotter it is outside, the harder your air conditioner has to work. So, if your air conditioner is going to fail, it usually happens on a scorching hot day. If you have kids, you may worry about them overheating and becoming uncomfortable while you wait for emergency AC repairs. However, there are a few fun ways you can keep them cool in the meantime. Have a pool party -- in the tub. Read More