Indoor air quality has become a growing concern for many homeowners and businesses. With summer around the corner, it is prime time to make sure your HVAC system is ready to provide cool, clean air for your home. Maintaining good indoor air quality inside your home will help these seasonal colds and allergies find their way out the door. Poor air quality can lead to a variety of health issues, including allergies, respiratory problems, and other illnesses. In response to this, many people have turned to air filtration and purification systems to help improve the air quality in their homes and businesses.
Your water heater is one of the most important appliances in your home, providing hot water for your shower, laundry, and dishes. However, like all appliances, it can break down over time; and when it does, it can cause major inconvenience and even water damage. To avoid this, it's important to know the signs that your water heater is on its way out. Let's discuss some of the warning signs that indicate your water heater may need upgrading.
Generators are useful appliances that supply electrical power during a power outage and prevent discontinuity of daily activities or disruption of business operations. In households, generators keep necessary appliances running such as medical equipment, overhead lights, heat/air conditioning, and refrigerators. Generators are also good for the environment due to their lower carbon dioxide emissions. The two types of generators are portable and standby, whole-house generators. Each has its advantages and disadvantages, and it's important to understand them before making a decision on which one to purchase. Let’s break down the two.
This Saturday, April 1st, our Final Four teams will compete to advance to the Championship. After such an unpredictable tournament, this Saturday is guaranteed to be nail-biting and exhilarating to watch. Let's check out our final teams.
The Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) signed by President Biden in August 2022 aims to build a new economy that helps working families. These actions will push to switch households and companies over to clean energy, save American households up to thousands of dollars a year, and tackle the climate crisis in the United States. Switching and installing certified energy-efficient systems can put money back in Americans' pockets through tax credits and rebates. These tax credits cover a wide range of home energy-efficiency improvements, including equipment like heat pumps, air conditioners, heat pump water heaters, doors, windows, insulation, and more.
During the coldest nights of the winter, a homeowner's worst nightmare is to run out of oil. There are many reasons to not let your oil tank get too low -- besides running out on the coldest night of the year. So, other than running the risk of no heat in the middle of a Delaware Valley winter, what happens when you get too low on oil?
The Trane XL824 Thermostat utilizes modern, cutting-edge technology for anyone looking to upgrade the thermostat system in their home. Upgrading your system can increase the money in your pocket with its ability to schedule around your life, with features that turn down your heating and cooling when you are not home. With its colorful, easy-to-read HD touchscreen display, the Trane XL824 has several features that homeowners can easily maneuver.
If the HVAC system in your home is over 20 years old, the clock is ticking on its lifespan… especially on a less expensive, lower quality building grade brand. While different systems typically last anywhere from 15-25 years (give or take some), older almost always equals less efficient (AKA more costly). If you have had to do several repairs over the last year, now is a good time to make the investment in your home for the future. Remember that although this is an unwelcome expense, it is a wise investment.
One of the best feelings on a bitter winter day is feeling the warmth from your heater fill the home. Unfortunately, a furnace, like any other appliance, may experience issues throughout its lifespan. Between all the moving parts, there are several different problems that can occur and affect your home's heat.
Here are four common heating/furnace problems that could cause you discomfort (and how to solve them).
Wondering if it's actually important to have your air conditioning system cleaned and checked annually? The answer is definitely!!