What Size HVAC System Do I Need?

What Size HVAC System Do I Need

What size HVAC system do I need? That’s a common question many of our customers have. And it’s an important question to ask when installing a new system in your home. Installing an HVAC system that’s too big will cause you to waste money and energy each month. But putting in a system that’s too…

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Furnace Maintenance Tips to Keep Your Furnace Working Properly

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Furnace Maintenance Tips to Keep Your Furnace Working Properly Keeping your furnace working properly is an ongoing task for a homeowner. But proper preventative maintenance is essential to ensure your furnace runs smoothly and to avoid unwanted breakdowns. Whether you’re hoping to make your furnace run more efficiently or just looking to increase its life…

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Gear Up for the Holidays With These Energy Saving Tips

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The holiday season will be here before we know it. The holidays always bring a sense of cheer as you decorate your home for Christmas and shop for gifts for your friends and family. But this season also brings an increase in energy usage throughout your home. In addition to your furnace working overtime to…

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Understanding Your Furnace Parts

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Understanding Your Furnace Parts When temperatures drop here in Central Illinois, your furnace may struggle to keep your home at a comfortable temperature. But, does that mean you need a new furnace? Or, does one of your furnace parts simply need a bit of maintenance? Understanding a little about the parts of your furnace can…

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How to reduce your heating cost: Space Heater vs Central Heater

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Space heaters are, as their name suggests, designed to heat a small space in your home or possibly business. Many people will use them if they spend much of their time in one room or sometimes by their desks at work. They can be a great option to keep you warm, but they’re not always…

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Why Trade in Your Old Thermostat for a New Wi-Fi Thermostat?

WiFi Thermostat

3 Reasons to Trade in Your Old Thermostat for a New Wi-Fi Thermostat Amazon Echo took the holidays by storm. If you received one of these new devices, but thought you needed to get a new furnace before you could consider getting a Wi-Fi thermostat, think again. Wi-Fi thermostats from Sensi, Honeywell, Nest, or Ecobee…

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Heating & Cooling Tune-Up

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An annual heating and cooling tune-up for your HVAC system can extend the life of your home comfort system. You’ll be able to change dirty filters and spot other problems that are impacting your efficiency. You’ll catch small issues that can be correctly easily and affordably. This can help you avoid unnecessary repairs and extend the…

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