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Here’s Benefits of a Modulating Furnace

If your furnace needs replacement, now’s a good time to learn about recent advancements in home heating technology. Modulating furnaces are an option worth considering if you’d like to improve your home comfort and energy efficiency.


Tips for When You’re Buying an Air Conditioner

Tips for When You're Buying an Air Conditioner

If you plan to buy a new air conditioner for your home this spring, don’t go unprepared. A variety of pitfalls can leave you with a central A/C that wastes energy, doesn’t properly cool your home, and requires frequent repairs.


Home Tip: Invest in Preventive Maintenance

Home Tip: Invest in Preventive Maintenance

Your HVAC system contains equipment that’s essential to your family’s day-to-day comfort, and it needs to stay in top condition to operate safely and reliably. Investing in preventive maintenance for your HVAC system can let you rest easy knowing that the equipment is working properly and efficiently every day of the year.


Clues That You Have Aging Ductwork

Clues That You Have Aging Ductwork

Even if your home’s heating and cooling systems boast state-of-the-art HVAC equipment with optimum energy efficiency, when the ductwork is aging and deteriorating, your home can’t be as comfortable or energy efficient as it could be otherwise. But how can you tell your old ductwork is failing?


How to Determine the Best Home Heating System for You

How to Determine the Best Home Heating System for You

Of all the decisions you make as a homeowner, few impact your comfort and budget as much as home heating systems. The two most common types include forced-air furnaces and heat pumps, along with radiant heating systems. Both provide comfortable and dependable home heating, but one may be better than the other based on the layout of your home or family health circumstances.


Basics of Solar Safety

Basics of Solar Safety

To get all the benefits of solar power, make sure you know some of the basics of solar safety. A solar system installed in your home can substantially reduce dependence on power from the utility grid and cut monthly electric bills drastically. Professionally installed solar systems are mature, proven technology that meets strict electrical and fire codes.


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.


Signs That It’s to Replace Your Thermostat

Signs That It's to Replace Your Thermostat

Thermostats for your HVAC system can last for years, accurately communicating to your heating and cooling when it’s time to turn on or off. That said, whenever something goes wrong with the HVAC system, the thermostat is one of the parts that should be checked out first. Fortunately, thermostat replacement is usually relatively inexpensive.


Heating and Cooling Basics: The Definition of HVAC

Heating and Cooling Basics: The Defnition of HVAC

If someone asks you the definition of HVAC, you”ll probably say it has to do with home heating and cooling. That’s correct, but the term HVAC actually stands for heating, ventilation and air conditioning. These components each have a vital role to play in maintaining a healthy, comfortable home. Let’s take a closer look at each of the components that make up an HVAC system.


Determining if a Heat Pump Will Work for Your Michigan Home? The Pros and Cons

Like any system, the air-source heat pump has its pros and cons. Even if you’ve heard about how efficient heat pumps are, you may be wondering how they handle Northern Michigan’s frigid, snowy winters. The answer depends in part on your individual situation.


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