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HVAC Expense: What You Have to Know When Buying a New Unit

HVAC expense

The total HVAC expense of a new unit involves several factors. Total costs may vary considerably according to the specific brand and available add-ons. A qualified HVAC contractor is your best

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How to Tell If You’re Getting a Fair Price for an HVAC Unit

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Estimating HVAC price is helpful when you’re shopping for a central air conditioner, a furnace, or both. Several factors influence cost and should be considered to arrive at a calculation of the

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Why Is Energy Conservation So Important to Home Comfort?

When it comes to the design and maintenance of today’s home, why is energy conservation important? Reducing the consumption of electricity and gas is good news for the grid that

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Be Sure to Think About Your HVAC Unit When Building a Home

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Making informed choices about HVAC building materials when constructing a new home pays off for decades afterward. While existing homes can certainly be refurbished to integrate more energy-efficient material, building

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As You Write That Check to Uncle Sam, Here Are Ways You Can Lower the Check You Write to Heat and Cool Your Home

Will HVAC cost savings deliver enough payback to compensate for taxes that are due on April 15? Our advice: Consult your accountant or tax adviser.

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High Ceilings and What This Means for Your Home

High ceilings are considered an aesthetic asset for any home. In real estate listings, anything higher than the standard 8-foot ceiling receives prominent mention — and typically a higher asking

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How Time-Variant Pricing Can Help You Boost Your Energy Efficiency

Time-variant pricing of electricity helps incentivize home energy efficiency. Since the U.S. Energy Information Administration reports that cooling and heating accounts for nearly 25% of residential electricity usage, adjusting HVAC

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Big HVAC Changes from the Last Decade

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The trajectory of HVAC history has been a steady arc of progress since the late 19th century. Advances in heating methods such as radiators were accompanied by improved indoor ventilation as

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Why Does the SEER Rating Matter?

SEER rating

If you’re about to upgrade your central A/C, you’ll soon come face-to-face with the SEER rating. Short for Seasonal Energy Efficiency Rating, SEER  is a numeral between 13 and 25

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Could Your Gardening Affect Your HVAC Performance?

Could Your Gardening Affect Your HVAC Performance?

As we enter the growing season, it’s a good time to be reminded that gardening affects HVAC performance and efficiency.

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