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Here’s Why You Should Consider a High-Efficiency Heat Pump

Heat pumps are actually one of the most energy-efficient HVAC systems for your home, because they regulate the temperature by handling both heating and cooling, all within the one system. They’re an easy-to-install method of transferring heat from the outside of your home to the inside, or vice versa, depending on the season. Since they transfer heat instead of using energy to generate it, this clever system can control the temperature in your home at a fraction of the cost of a traditional furnace or air conditioner.
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6 Tips to Improve the Air Quality in Your Home

Did you know that good air quality in your home can help you sleep better, keep you healthy, make you feel more alert and energetic, and can even help your home stay cleaner? Poor air quality, on the other hand, has been known to cause allergic reactions, headaches, and even prolong colds. Here are six quick and easy ways to improve the air quality in your home so you and your family can breathe easy, including whether or not it’s worth investing in high-efficiency air filtration systems.
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How Do I Know If I Need a Water Softener at Home?

You may not realize it but having good-quality water at home can really impact your day-to-day life. Hard water, which is water that contains a high amount of minerals like calcium, magnesium, and iron, can cause wear and tear on plumbing, make clothes look dingy after washing, and even dry out skin and hair. The sediments in hard water can also potentially carry harmful bacteria. Whether your water comes from a municipal system or a well, you may need to take steps to soften it by installing one of the many options for built-in water softener systems. Chances are you have hard water if you’ve experienced any of these telltale signs.
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5 Signs That It’s Time to Upgrade Your Hot Water Tank

Experts say that a water heater will last anywhere from 6 to 12 years, on average. That’s a pretty wide margin, so it can sometimes be hard to tell whether an unreliable device needs repair or replacement. Here are five signs that it’s probably time to start looking into options for a new hot water tank.
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How Do I Get My Air Conditioner Ready for Summer?

Once the summer heat hits, the last thing you want is to be stuck with a high-efficiency air conditioner that isn’t working. That’s why it’s important to stay ahead of the game. Here are a few things you can start doing now to make sure your equipment is in perfect working order when you’re ready to start using it.
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8 Easy Ways to Reduce Energy Consumption at Home

Although investing in high-efficiency HVAC systems will certainly have an impact, there are plenty of other things you can do to scale back on energy consumption in your home. In addition to helping to reduce your carbon footprint, you’ll also be saving more on utility bills. It’s a win-win! The best part is that many of these tips are a lot easier than you think. Here are a few easy changes you can start making now to use less energy at home.

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