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THE BENEFITS AND DRAWBACKS OF DIFFERENT TYPES OF HVAC SYSTEMS

When it comes to maintaining a comfortable indoor environment, heating and cooling systems play a crucial role. HVAC systems are designed to control temperature, humidity, and air quality in residential, commercial, and industrial spaces. However, not all HVAC systems are created equal. There are several types available, each with its own set of benefits and

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THE DANGERS OF DO-IT-YOURSELF (DIY) FURNACE REPAIR

When your furnace starts developing problems, it can be tempting to want to fix it yourself. After all, sometimes it is as simple as flipping the breaker, lighting the pilot, or replacing the filter. When things get more complicated, however, it can be extremely dangerous to make repairs yourself. To help prevent repairs in the

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8 HOUSEKEEPING & MAINTENANCE TIPS

Try as we might, it’s difficult to keep the most common New Year’s resolutions, like losing weight and keeping a clean home. Luckily, there are some very useful housekeeping hacks to help you with the latter goal. Grab an apron with pockets so you have everything you need on hand and get to work making

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8 EARTH-FRIENDLY BATHROOM TIPS FOR HEALTH AND EFFICIENCY

To celebrate Earth Day, we’re sharing some ways you can apply green, energy-efficient principles to your bathroom.From saving energy and water to reducing toxicity and using natural products, there are many ways you can create a comfortable and earth-friendly bathroom. 8 Earth-Friendly Tips to Green Your Bathroom 1. Low-Flow Showerhead “Low flow? I don’t like

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EXTENSION CORD SAFETY TIPS

During the holiday season, the use of extension cords increases to deck the halls, or mantle, or dining room with festive lights and decorations. Before you plug in that extension cord, consider some of its dangers.For example, extension cords are responsible for more than 3,000 house fires per year according to the Electrical Safety Foundation

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HOW TO CHANGE THERMOSTAT BATTERIES

When the heating or cooling doesn’t turn on, many homeowners automatically assume there’s a problem with their furnace or air conditioner. Before your call a professional technician, check your thermostat!In addition to keeping your Resolutions for a Cleaner Home this year, changing the batteries in your thermostat is a periodic chore that everyone should know how to do.

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SUMP PUMP BENEFITS | INTRODUCTION TO SUMP PUMPS

What is a Sump Pump? The name gives it away. A sump pump is a small pump that is installed in a pit (sump) in your basement or other underground space for the purpose of preventing flooding and keeping the area and your home dry. It doesn’t dry out your basement; rather, it directs excess

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HOW TO SAVE MONEY AND ENERGY IN THE BEDROOM AND LIVING ROOM

Temperatures are quickly rising, which means that we’ll soon be receiving a lot of calls for air conditioning maintenance and repair service. To help you increase comfort and save energy and money this spring and summer, take a look at these energy-saving tips for the bedroom and living room. Energy-Saving Tips for the Bedroom and

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STRANGE TOILET SOUNDS: WHAT THEY MEAN & HOW TO FIX THEM

It’s Friday the 13th, considered the “unluckiest” day of the year. And with Halloween right around the corner, you may be paying special attention to potential noises and other “hauntings” around the home. And one of main ways you can detect home problems is by listening to strange sounds around the home. If you are

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3 EASY WAYS TO CLEAN HARD WATER MINERAL STAINS

Time takes its toll on everything, including your plumbing pipes and fixtures. Those first honeymoon years of gleaming porcelain, steel, and fiberglass will begin to fade as time ticks away. Luckily, there are easy ways to give your fixtures a makeover. Like any important relationship, you have to put in the work to keep up

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