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Why is My Furnace Making Noise?

It is common for a furnace to make noise, but sometimes we hear noises that are out of the ordinary. Sometimes this is simply your forced air furnace being louder than usual when running, or it could be odd noises that … Read More
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Do Air Conditioners Help Clean Up Indoor Air Pollution?

Many of us run air conditioners in the summertime to help keep cool in the hot weather. That AC certainly helps to cool things down, but there can be misconceptions about the air coming through your unit. Does that … Read More
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Six Affordable Ways to Add Value to Your Home

When you’re putting your house on the market, you want to do anything you can to add value and attract buyers. While tackling several full-fledged remodeling projects is surely effective, that strategy can be … Read More
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How to Quiet a Noisy Air Conditioner

You will likely agree that when you are sitting inside your home in the heat of summer, trying to relax with friends and enjoy your weekend, the last thing you want is a noisy air conditioner. And yet we have all been … Read More
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Home Improvement Projects That Require the Services of a Professional

When it comes to home improvement projects, many of us want to save as much money as possible, and with so many DIY shows and websites on the rise, more and more homeowners are rolling up their sleeves and realizing that… Read More
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5 Steps For Getting Rid of Musty Air Duct Odors from Vents

“Why does my home air conditioner smell bad?” Read More
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Hydronic vs Forced Air Efficiency

Deciding what type of heating to use is a major decision. There are many new, modern options out there for heating that should be considered over traditional forced air. Here are the pros and cons of forced air and the … Read More
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Spring Cleaning Tips - Don't Forget Your HVAC System

There are lots of parts of the house which either don’t get dirty too quickly or aren’t within eye-shot, so aren’t likely to be cleaned regularly unless you have a severe case of obsessive cleaning disorder. Read More
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How to Quiet a Noisy Furnace

Whether you are trying to sleep, get some work done in your office, or just sit in a quiet house and enjoy your book, there is nothing more annoying than hearing the furnace motor click on and the obnoxious blower sound … Read More