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Some of Our Favorite Money Saving Tips for Summer

May 13th, 2019

money-balanceWe could all use a couple of ways to save, especially during the summer, when all we want to do is have fun. Therefore, it’s important to think about the ways in which you spend money.

Of course, when summer rolls around, you are going to be using your air conditioner much more than you would any other time of the year, so naturally, you can expect a rise in your monthly cooling costs. However, by ensuring that your AC is efficient, you can end up with much more money in your wallet.

There are plenty of things you can do to boost your AC’s efficiency, and below, we have listed some of our favorite ways to do so! All you have to do is keep reading if you want to start saving on your monthly cooling costs.

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Here’s Why You Need to ‘Go Ductless’ This Summer

April 29th, 2019

Temperatures are finally rising! Before you know it, you’ll be wearing your favorite summer shorts and basking in the hot sun. But before all of that happens, you want to make sure that your cooling system is prepped and ready.  For some of you, that might mean having to invest in a new system, which as you know, can be quite overwhelming. With so many great options on the market, how do you know what to choose?

Well, first off, you consult with your local HVAC technician. Secondly, you ask them about making the switch to a ductless system! Ductless air conditioning systems are great for keeping your home cool and comfortable without having to sacrifice efficiency. Plus, they’re quite versatile and highly effective! Below, we have listed just some of the many reasons to make the switch to a ductless system this summer. Keep reading to find out more! 

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Get in the Zone This Summer With Zone Control

April 15th, 2019

green-houseOkay sure, it might not feel like summer just yet, but isn’t the mere thought of warm weather exciting? It is quite easy to get in that summertime mood, and before you know it, you’ll be whipping out your favorite bathing suit, planning the perfect beach trip, and continuously applying sunscreen. Oh! And without a doubt, you will be flipping on your air conditioner.

Like all homeowners, you want to be sure you get the most out of your AC by ensuring that it is efficient. One of the ways to do that is by taking control over how you cool your home during the summer. Installing a zone control system is one of the most effective ways to take control of your air conditioning system to boost efficiency and lower monthly costs. In combination with annual air conditioning service in Stamford, CT, zone control is the perfect way to keep cool and comfortable this summer. Keep reading below to find out more! 

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It’s Never Too Early for a Tune-Up

April 1st, 2019

service-timeTemperatures have only recently started climbing, so we can understand why it seems like summer is still a ways off. However, now is the time where many of us start dreaming about warmer days, putting our toes in the sand, and enjoying a nice BBQ with neighbors and friends. But one thing many homeowners fail to think of is their annual air conditioning maintenance services. Of course, this may seem like more a chore than a dream, however, it is important nonetheless.

Summer will be here before you know it, so it important to start thinking about the ways in which to enjoy a more comfortable summer. Scheduling your AC services before temperatures sky-rocket is the best way to do just that. In fact, there are many benefits to scheduling your AC tune-up and inspection before summer begins, and below, we have listed a few of these reasons. Keep reading to find out more! 

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Don’t Dodge Your Ductless Repairs

March 18th, 2019

Unlike other HVAC systems, your ductless system works year round to keep you and your family comfortable by cooling or heating your home accordingly. Of course, the last thing then that any homeowner would want to deal with is a faulty ductless system. However, the need for repairs is inevitable, so it is better to plan ahead and expect the unexpected.

A ductless system is going to require repairs from time to time, so it is important that you are aware of the signs that there is a problem. The sooner you schedule your heating repair in New Haven, CT with a professional, the better off your system will be. Holding off on repairs will only cause problems to grow worse, often leading to higher repair costs and expensive utility bills. So, below we have outlined some of the most common ductless heating repairs. Keep reading to learn more! 

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Is it Time for Furnace Repair?

March 4th, 2019

Jack Frost isn’t going anywhere anytime soon, and while he’s around, you need a reliable furnace to keep you warm and cozy inside your home. By now, you may have noticed some signs that suggest your furnace is in trouble, and if this is the case, it is important to schedule your repairs. Sure it may already be March, but ignoring a faulty furnace is certainly not the best option.

There are many signs that indicate your furnace is in trouble, so it is best to be aware of them. Scheduling your furnace repair in New Haven, CT as soon as possible is the best way to avoid costly repairs and sky-high heating bills. So below, we have listed some of the signs you’re dealing with a fussy furnace. Keep reading to learn more! 

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Tricks to Magically Boost Furnace Efficiency

February 18th, 2019

curtainsIt’s the middle of winter, meaning we aren’t about to stop using our furnaces any time soon. Of course, the constant use of our heating systems can get pretty costly, so it is especially important to raise our magic wands in order to boost heating efficiency. Increasing the efficiency of your furnace is a great way to cut back on spending and reduce the need for Greenwich, CT furnace repair. So, how can this be done?

They say that a magician never reveals his secrets, but today we are going to break that rule. There are numerous things that you can do at home to boost furnace efficiency, and we are going to reveal a few of them. Below, you will find our secret tips and tricks! Keep reading to learn more! 

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Make The Switch to a Smart Thermostat

February 4th, 2019

smart-thermostatWhen it comes to the temperature inside our homes, many of us tend to just ‘set it and forget it.’ Well, today we are here to tell you that setting an appropriate indoor temperature is super important for efficiency, and efficiency really does matter. One way that we can boost efficiency in our homes is by changing the way in which we interact with our HVAC systems. Being that we still have a long winter ahead of us here in Connecticut, now is a great time to start!

Simply by upgrading your thermostat, you can boost efficiency and save money this winter. Unlike a traditional thermostat,  smart thermostats grant homeowners ultimate control over their heating (and cooling) systems. An efficient system means less money spent on energy bills and Norwalk, CT heater maintenance. If you aren’t yet convinced, you’re in luck. Today, we have outlined some of the many reasons why you should consider making the switch to a smart thermostat today. Keep reading below to learn more. 

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Is it Time for Furnace Repairs?

January 21st, 2019

The holidays might be over, but winter certainly is not. So, it is probably safe to assume that you will continue to run your furnace over the next few months. We understand that you depend heavily on your furnace to keep you warm and cozy during the winter, so the last thing that you would want is a faulty system on your hands.

The best thing you can do for your furnace is to remain proactive and schedule repairs at the first indication of a problem. But, how do you know when your system needs repair? It is important to be aware of the signs that your system is malfunctioning in order to schedule prompt services. Below, we have outlined some of the most common symptoms of a troubled furnace. Keep reading below to learn more. 

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Hybrid-Heating: Is It Worth It?

January 7th, 2019

As many of you know, heating your home during our long and cold Connecticut winters can come at quite an expense. The more the temperature drops outside, the more heat you desire inside, increasing the amount of money you’ll spend on energy and fuel bills. But, what if we told you that there is a way that you could cut back on spending all while maintaining your comfort? Switching to a hybrid-heating system will allow you to do just that!

Most homeowners tend to utilize the combination of a forced-air heating system (like a furnace) and a central air conditioner for year-round comfort. However, installing a heat-pump could work just the same, as they are versatile and have the ability to switch from “cooling mode” to “heating mode.” Heat pumps are often more efficient than traditional heaters, keeping heat costs low. But, if it gets too cold, the heat pump will not work as efficiently. That is where hybrid-heating comes into play. Keep reading to learn more. 

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