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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?

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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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Ways Insulation Benefits You in the Summer

Ways Insulation Benefits You in the Summer

Whether winter or summer, insulation benefits home comfort and efficiency.  It’s a basic fact of physics: Heat energy moves from a warmer zone into a cooler zone. Insulation doesn’t care what

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Our Methods for Detection of an HVAC Leak

Our Methods for Detection of an HVAC Leak

An HVAC leak that releases refrigerant from your air conditioning system is a critical defect that requires professional intervention to pinpoint the leak and repair it. Low refrigerant charge in

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The Interaction Between Bugs and HVAC

The Interaction Between Bugs and HVAC

What does bug removal have to do with the performance and efficiency of your HVAC system? The fact is, many insects and other vermin enjoy a sheltered environment as well

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How Spring Cleaning Can Improve Home Comfort

How Spring Cleaning Can Improve Home Comfort

Spring cleaning helps improve your mood and gives your indoor atmosphere a much needed makeover after a long winter. But it also serves other worthwhile purposes.

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The Importance of Insulation for Your HVAC’s Efficiency

The Importance of Insulation for Your HVAC's Efficiency

HVAC efficiency is the sum total of several factors affecting a house. Installing and properly maintaining efficient cooling and heating systems is just one ingredient. Other variables, including the amount

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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.

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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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