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Top HVAC Questions You Should Ask When Buying a Home

A home’s location, lot size and design may outweigh the HVAC system’s importance when buying a house. However, it’s worth the time to learn about its heating and cooling system, since it’s the largest energy user in the home and affects your comfort and monthly budget.


Make Sure Your Home is Prepared While You’re on Spring Vacation

Make Sure Your Home is Prepared While You're on Spring Vacation

With all the planning that it takes for a spring vacation, one thing that many people forget is also one of the most important — the home they’re leaving behind. So, if you’re getting ready for a trip, don’t take off until you have these bases covered:


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.


Should Get a Plumbing Upgrade? How to Decide

Should Get a Plumbing Upgrade? How to Decide

If you’re like most homeowners, you may not pay a lot of attention to the plumbing system in your home until age-related issues start to develop. You can avoid the headaches of dealing with serious leaks that cause costly water damage and require extensive repairs if you learn how to spot the subtle warning signs that a plumbing upgrade is needed.


Insulation: The Best Types

Insulation: The Best Types

How to keep your home warm and comfortable in an efficient manner may cross your mind quite often during the winter in the Traverse City area. Sure, you can keep cranking up the thermostat temperature whenever you’re too cool, but you probably don’t want sky-high heating bills. By far, the more cost-efficient way to keep your home comfortable is using the right insulation types in the right places.


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.


Find a Reputable HVAC Contractor For Your Home

Find a Reputable HVAC Contractor For Your Home

There’s no place like your own home. You expect it to be cozy and comfortable to your lifestyle. So, when it’s time to service, repair or replace an essential home system, such as your HVAC unit, you want the peace of mind and confidence that you’re hiring the right HVAC contractor. However, with so many to choose from, how do you know you’re inviting the right company to your home?


Tips to Help You Detect Air Leaks

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Having an air leak in your home can end up costing you a considerable amount of money over time. These leaks cause your heating and cooling system to run more often than it should, which uses up more energy and results in higher bills throughout the year. Knowing how to find air leaks in your home can help you cut down on energy usage and keep your energy bills lower.


How to Control Dust All Over Your House

How to Control Dust All Over Your House

Controlling dust in your home may seem like a never-ending chore. However, if you want a cleaner home with more healthful indoor air quality, you’re going to have to deal with dust regularly. This is especially true during the winter when you’re spending more time indoors. So, before you pick up that feather duster, read on to learn more effective ways to control dust.


Considering Improving Your Home’s IAQ With UV Lights?

Considering Improving Your Home's IAQ With UV Lights?

Depending on factors in your home – including unique circumstances that help create dirty indoor air and threaten the health of family members – you may want to consider escalating efforts to improve indoor air quality. One proven method is to install UV lights, also known as a germicidal ultraviolet light system.


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