Category: Winter

January 11 2018 0comment

Is It Time to Upgrade Your Heating System?

Winter is here, which means that your heating system is working overtime to keep you and your family comfortable. Unfortunately, winter is also the time of year when many heating problems start to appear. If you are considering upgrading your heating system, now is the time. Your Heating System is Getting Old When considering the […]

December 28 2017 0comment

Home Comfort Can Help You Achieve All of Your New Year’s Resolutions

If you’re like thousands of other Americans, the New Year means taking off some of the pounds that the holiday season packed on. However, it’s hard to feel like exercising and losing some of your winter weight when your house is freezing cold! It might sound silly, but reaching your resolutions can be much easier […]

December 19 2017 0comment

Why Has Your Energy Bill Skyrocketed?

Have you been wincing every time you receive a new energy bill in the mail? Cold winters mean steep energy bills, but there can be other sneaky reasons why your bill is climbing higher and higher every month. Check Your Appliances Some of the most significant electricity-wasters in your home are right around you all […]

December 14 2017 0comment

The 3 Most Common Winter Heat Pump Problems

While ductless systems and heat pumps are a great, efficient way to keep your home comfortable, they can encounter some unique problems during the winter months. Here are three of the most common winter heat pump problems and the best ways to fix them. Your Outdoor Heat Pump is Covered in Ice It is very […]

December 12 2017 0comment

How Fireplaces Are Changing Your Energy Bills

A warm fireplace might seem like the perfect way to stay cozy on a cold winter night, but using your fireplace could be making your energy bills skyrocket! How could your fireplace be driving your bills up and taking the heat out of your home? Check the Damper The primary energy problem with fireplaces is […]

December 07 2017 0comment

Quick Tips to Get Your Home Ready for Winter

Staying comfortable during the winter months doesn’t necessarily mean spending a fortune. By incorporating many of these winter energy-saving tips into your daily life, you can make a big impact on your energy bills. Get Your Home Ready for Winter During the day, take advantage of the heat from the sun (which is totally free!). […]

November 30 2017 0comment

Tips for Bringing Down Your Electric Bill Over the Upcoming Holidays

Inside Energy found that the typical American home, when fully outfitted with incandescent lights and elaborate holiday decorations could spend an extra $58.34 on their energy bill in December.  Switch to LED Lights Lights are one of the biggest reason that your power bill spikes during the holidays. Not only are you using more lights […]

November 16 2017 0comment

Common Places to Easily Find and Seal Drafts in Your Home

As the weather gets colder, so do drafty homes. Now is a great time to check some of the most common places that leak air and seal them before winter sets in and heated air starts to escape. Not only will you stay warmer, you will also reduce energy consumption and waste. In fact, you […]