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How to Heat Your Basement This Winter

How to Heat Your Basement This Winter

Heating your basement becomes an issue if you want to use that space for anything other than storage. Basements are notoriously clammy and chilly due to cold concrete walls and

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Heat and Humidity: Finding the Balance

Heat and Humidity: Finding the Balance

Winter often inflicts a one-two punch on household humidity. First, the outside environment is typically drier in this season. Cold air doesn’t hold as much water vapor as warm summer

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Here’s Everything You Should Know About Heat Exchangers

Here's Everything You Should Know About Heat Exchangers

In gas-fired furnaces, heat exchangers are the most critical components. A furnace burner flame does not directly heat air that flows into your ductwork and warms your house. Instead, the

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What’s That Odor From the Furnace?

What's That Odor From the Furnace?

An unexplained furnace smell emitting from the vents in your heating system is never a welcome event. First, of all, furnace odors are not usually an enchanting fragrance wafting through

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Is it Risky to Use a Space Heater in Your Home?

Is it Risky to Use a Space Heater in Your Home?

If certain areas of your home are uncomfortably chilly this winter, you may be considering a space heater to fill in the gaps. Space heaters are a viable option in

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Start Your Winter Checklist With Your Furnace

Start Your Winter Checklist With Your Furnace

Is furnace maintenance one of the still-pending items on your checklist to get done before the first blast of cold winter weather? Proven, dependable gas-fired heating is the most common

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HVAC Basics: Learn About BTUs

HVAC Basics: Learn About BTUs

Short for British Thermal Unit, the BTU is the standard metric for the measurement of heat energy. Adding or removing the right amount of BTUs of heat is the essence

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How is a Heat Recovery Ventilator Beneficial in Your Home?

How is a Heat Recovery Ventilator Beneficial in Your Home?

Balance is important to your indoor environment, and a heat recovery ventilator (HRV) balances healthy, fresh air ventilation with temperature control and energy efficiency. Homes don’t “breathe” like they used

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You Can Save Energy this Winter with a Variable-Speed Furnace

You Can Save Energy this Winter with a Variable-Speed Furnace

The energy-saving benefits of a variable-speed furnace show up on your electricity bill — even if your home is heated by gas, like most in Terre Haute. The electricity consumption

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Planning a Winter Getaway? Tips for Putting Your Home in Order Before You Go

If you’re planning a holiday visit to relatives or maybe just a winter getaway to someplace warmer, first think about the day you return home. When you open the door,

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    Jeff Paitson Jeff Paitson is a third generation business owner who continues to run the business with the same values that have been passed down from previous generations since 1922.

    Jeff’s belief is that the business belongs to Jesus Christ; therefore 10 percent of the company’s profits go toward the Maryland Community Church.

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    Ethan Ethan Rayburn is a lifelong resident of Terre Haute and a 2005 graduate of Purdue University.

    An Eagle Scout, Ethan spent four years as a non-profit executive with the Boy Scouts of America before joining Paitson Bros. as a comfort advisor and later General Manager. In that role, Ethan has brought a renewed enthusiasm for customer care, integrity, value, and service to Paitson Bros. Heating & Air Conditioning.

    Ethan enjoys singing and was a member of the Purdue Varsity Glee Club. He also enjoys playing and coaching soccer, spending time with his family and two young boys, and volunteering his time and resources with his church, Terre Haute First Baptist Church, which he has attended from a very young age.
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