The Benefits of Geothermal Heating

Geothermal heating is one of the most eco-friendly ways to heat your home with electricity. While this technology has existed for decades, it’s only recently become more affordable and accessible to homeowners.

What You Need to Know About Themostats

The thermostat is an essential yet often overlooked part of your home. A heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system allows you to regulate temperatures indoors, and a thermostat is the system’s brain. You can interact with this device to switch your system on and off as necessary.

How to Prevent Clogs

While clogs seem to happen to everyone, you have many ways to help prevent them. Avoiding clogs in the first place will let you bypass bad odors, sluggish drains and the costs of plumbing services. With some regular cleaning strategies and drain-clearing habits, you can keep your plumbing systems wide open and working their best.

Guide to Dehumidifiers

If you struggle with allergies every year and feel uncomfortable in the humid heat, you might be considering buying a dehumidifier. You probably have questions about installing a dehumidifier unit. Keep reading to learn how dehumidifiers help keep your home free of allergens and mold.

A New Homeowner’s Guide to Utilities

Congratulations on the purchase of your new home! While you may not miss the days of apartment living, owning a home does come with its own set of responsibilities that your landlord would typically take care of, such as maintaining your heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) and plumbing systems. Whether you know your way […]

Common Air Conditioner Problems and How to Fix Them

As soon as the temperature rises and the outside humidity increases, you’ll be ready to turn on your air conditioner and get the cool air flowing. Of course, one of the last things you want on a hot day is a malfunctioning air conditioner. After being outside in the heat, escaping into the cool air indoors […]

Guide to Humidifiers

Dry eyes, nosebleeds and itchy skin are uncomfortable symptoms you may experience from dry air. As the seasons change and the air begins to turn cold, dryness starts to creep in. Adding moisture to your home or living space can help you breathe better and alleviate the discomfort that comes with dry air. Consider a […]

How to Prevent Pipes From Freezing

As the weather gets colder, homeowners start to fear the possibility of frozen pipes. Freezing and bursting pipes are expensive problems that can quickly add up to thousands of dollars. Not only do your pipes sustain damage, but there is also the chance of serious flooding and extensive property damage. These dangers are why understanding […]

Guide to Water Heaters

Whether you think about it very often or not, you use your water heater every day. When you do laundry, wash the dishes, or take a shower, your water heater is working hard behind the scenes. Although it’s an appliance that we frequently take for granted, it’s important to remember how essential a water heater […]

Fall and Winter Energy Saving Tips

Between Halloween dress-up, hot chocolate and holiday cheer, fall and winter are two seasons that many people look forward to throughout the year. However, along with the shorter days and chilly breezes comes a heftier energy bill. While you want to keep yourself warm as the seasons change, you also want to ensure your bill […]