Conserving Water

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Looking for some ideas on how to save water around the home? Here are some tips for conserving water and saving money on your utility bill! Insulate your pipes. You’ll spend less time waiting for things like your shower or faucet to warm up and in turn, will save water.  Only wash full loads when doing either dishes or laundry for efficiency and optimal water conservation.  On the subject of laundry, wash your darks in cold water. Not only will …

Lower Your Heating Bill This Winter

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Winter can be a busy time of year and can also mean big utility bills for your home. There are a few changes you can make, though, in your home maintenance habits to save money on your monthly bills. Keep these things in mind during the cold seasons.  Seasonal Savings Tips: Schedule a Furnace Tune-Up – With a simple service call, you can make sure that your heating system is working correctly, meaning that you’ll spend less money on heating …

Tips & Tricks To Keep Your Dishwasher Running Smoothly

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Dishwashing is nobody’s favorite chore. If you rely on your dishwasher for fast and effective dishwashing, here are some tips to help you get the most out of your appliance. Dishwasher Tips & Tricks: Run Your Kitchen Sink First – Did you know that your sink is attached to your dishwasher? Run your sink first to ensure that hot water is entering the dishwasher for the best possible clean. Pre-Treat Some Dishes – If you’re adding any soiled baking dishes …

Baby, It’s Cold Outside

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How Frequently Should I Change My Furnace Filter? Fall has finally arrived, and with that, we are inching closer to snowy days and colder nights. With the sudden drop in temperature, it is common for people to bump up the thermostat to warm up. However, before the cold weather arrives, it’s critical to take some precautions to ensure that your winter season is spent warm and cozy in your home and not bundling up waiting for the repairman. First, be …

Is Your Thermostat Really Broken?

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A broken thermostat can be very frustrating, but when it comes to your thermostat, there is a range of negative factors that can hinder the unit’s overall performance, leading you to think that it may be broken when, in fact, it is not. If you are unsure whether or not your thermostat is broken, or if other factors may be diminishing its performance, keep in mind the below information that could relate to your issue. Changing Your Filters A common …