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Pros and Cons of Tankless Water Heaters

Pros and Cons of Tankless Water Heaters

If your old water heater is causing problems, you may be thinking about replacing it with a tankless water heater. That’s a very wise decision for many homeowners. However, as efficient and convenient as tankless systems are, they are not necessarily the right water heater solution for everyone.


Keep Your Home’s Air Fresh

Keep Your Home’s Air Fresh

If you’re lucky enough to live in a tight, energy efficient home, you may need more fresh air ventilation to keep the indoor air healthy. Fresh air is especially important during the heating season, and ways exist for you to keep your air fresh without driving up heating bills.


Make Sure You Insulate These Areas of Your Home

Make Sure You Insulate These Areas of Your Home

Adequate home insulation makes a big difference in the size of your monthly utility bills. Upgrading the insulation in an older home built before energy efficiency was a major concern could be one of the best investments you will ever make. Even if your home is new and relatively “tight,” there may be some insulation upgrades you can make to save energy. As you consider ways to improve your home insulation, look at the following areas first. They will give you the best returns on your energy-efficiency investments. 


Low Flow Is the Way to Go With Faucets and Showerheads

You have plenty of opportunities to save on water costs at home. You can fix leaks as soon as you find them, invest in energy-efficient washing machines and dishwashers, and change wasteful habits into more conservative ones. Another excellent option is to choose low flow fixtures for the faucets and showerheads around your home. Here’s why low flow is the way to go.


SEER, EER and COP: Good Terms to Know When You A/C Shop

While you likely relish having a nice and cool place to come home to during the summer, you probably don’t enjoy the increase in energy costs every month. If you’ve been considering purchasing a new A/C, choosing one that is energy efficient can go a long way towards reducing your monthly expenses. To ensure you get the most bang for your buck, it’s vital that you understand what the efficiency rating you see on a different systems means. Get the scoop on SEER, EER and COP so you can make an informed decision that will help you find the an… Read More »


The EnergyGuide Label Can Guide Your Next Choice Of HVAC Systems

If you’re contemplating new HVAC equipment for your Grand Traverse County home, the EnergyGuide label can help you decide on the best system for you. Whether you’re dealing with a broken HVAC system or simply looking for one that won’t drive up your utility bills, energy-efficient HVAC systems will save you money. How do you know which system will save you the most? The EnergyGuide label was designed to answer that question in a way that’s easy for consumers to understand.


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