Why Should I Have an Attic Fan Installed?

Attic fans, or whole-house fans, are an important tool in your home cooling toolbox. These large fans, installed in your attic, suck in air from windows and exhaust it out of the top of your home. Whether you are looking to lower your energy bills or rely less on your central AC system, whole-house fans … Continued

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Is Zoned Air Conditioning Right for Your Home?

In the technology age, consumers have grown accustomed to being able to customize just about every experience in their lives, from how fast their online shipment will arrive to how strong their morning coffee, ordered via an app, will be. But many homeowners are missing out on an excellent way to optimize daily comfort and … Continued

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The Skinny on Ductless Air Conditioning

Here on the Eastern Seaboard, it’s about that time of year when we all have one priority: getting cool. Last week, we talked about zoned air conditioning as one solution for more efficiently cooling homes. This week, we’d like to review another excellent option: ductless air conditioners. What Makes Ductless Systems Different? Ductless air conditioning … Continued

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Buying A New Hot Water Heater

Cold shower. Water all over your basement floor. You’re familiar with the unfortunate signs that your hot water heater has called it quits (and if you aren’t, check out last week’s blog post!), but if it has survived for its expected lifespan (10-15 years), chances are you are less familiar with the hot water heaters … Continued

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Happy Earth Day (1 day late)

Better late than never! I found this an interesting read, especially the tip that reads “stop mowing your lawn”. I’ll take an excuse I can get. Until next time, my friends… https://www.popsci.com/earth-day-cut-down-on-waste

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Preparing Your Air Conditioning Unit for Warmer Weather

Now that spring is here to stay in NJ, the possibility of temperatures rising enough to cause your air conditioning unit to cycle on grows each day. Spring is so fickle, and often we’re experiencing summer temperature highs, like them or hate them, before we know it! Before that happens, here are three steps homeowners … Continued

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Improving Indoor Air Quality: Tip #2 – Vacuum your house frequently – especially if you have heavy foot traffic and/or indoor animals). Don’t forget to remove your shoes when you enter the house! Use an upholstery brush on your sofa and chairs, and remember to remove cushions and pillows, and clean these with the upholstery … Continued

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