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Protecting Your Property from Snow Melt

Tired of freezing temperatures and never-ending snow yet? Winter weather can be a major cause for concern when it comes to damaging your home. Luckily, spring is here, which means warmer temperatures. However, as those temperatures rise, you have something else to worry about–snow melt. That’s why it is vital to be prepared. If you…

How to Use Your HVAC to Relieve Seasonal Allergies

When you think about your HVAC system, you probably value it for its ability to keep your home warm during winter. You may also use it to get the air moving on a stuffy summer day. However, there is another use for this important system in your home–to improve indoor air quality. Have you ever…

Preparing Your HVAC System for Spring and Summer

Spring is on its way, and for many in the Anchorage area, it couldn’t come too soon! One of the biggest benefits of springtime weather is the reduction in the use of your heater. It will be nice to see those energy bills go down for sure. However, as the season warms it is a…

When to Replace You HVAC Air Filter

Your HVAC system may be the one part of your home that gets more use than any other. After all, your heater runs nearly constantly much of the year to keep you and your family warm. So, with all of that in mind, how often should you really change your HVAC air filter? HVAC Filters…

Preparing Your Home for Your Winter Vacation

Whether you’re a snowbird, escaping the winter to enjoy a warmer climate, or you’re just taking an extended trip for work, there is a lot to plan when you will be away from town more than just a few days! You’ve probably thought about what clothes you want to bring and whether or not you…

Preventing Frozen Pipes – A Few Simple Steps

In the cold winter months, you’re probably most concerned with keeping your family warm and comfortable. However, your home needs a little TLC too–to avoid serious damage from the cold. One of the most common problems homeowners face due to cold weather is frozen pipes. A frozen pipe can not only wreak havoc on your…

Pros and Cons of Tankless Water Heaters

One of the most popular upgrades in homes today is the tankless water heater. However, this upgrade, while convenient, is not a good choice for every home. We put together a list of some of the pros and cons of tankless water heaters to help you decide if it’s a good choice for you.  …

Tips for Purchasing a New Furnace

Your heating system is likely one of the most used appliances or systems in your home. When you think about how hard it works to keep your family comfortable all year round, plus the cost associated with replacement, it only makes sense to do your homework when it comes to researching this piece of machinery….

Winterizing Your HVAC System

Even when you live in part of the world where the air conditioner is seldom used, there is a change in seasons which leads to a change in HVAC usage. You may begin using the heater more than usual or it will need to work harder to maintain the temperature in your home. Because of…

Ways to Save on Energy Costs this Winter

During the winter months, you can usually count on at least two or three larger-than-average energy bills. Not only are you running the heat all the time to keep your home warm, but many utility companies do have a “winter rate”–charging more for the gas and electricity you use during these months. Because of this,…