Keeping Warm For Less

Diana Waldeck Uncategorized

If your heating unit is always on, it may raise your energy bill and your fireplace can only heat your home to a certain extent. If you are looking for ways to stay warm this winter without breaking the budget or cranking the thermostat up, here are some ideas:  Replace Your Filter Replacing your furnace filter approximately every four years provides you with the best heating results. Opening the Blinds If your home gets a decent amount of sunlight every …

Lower Your Heating Bill This Winter

brad Uncategorized

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 …

Baby, It’s Cold Outside

brad Uncategorized

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?

brad Uncategorized

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 …

Is Your Home Heating System Running Properly?

brad Heating, HVAC

It’s getting so chilly outside! Last month, we talked about how to avoid the dreaded pipes gripes. Today, we’re going to focus on your home heating system and what you can do to make sure it’s running at optimum efficiency. Most importantly, have your furnace inspected by an HVAC professional. A HEP comfort specialist can ensure your heating system is running smoothly. If you think your heating system is experiencing any kind of issues, be sure to mention this to …