What Are the Parts of a Home HVAC System?

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HVAC – or heating, ventilation and air conditioning – is an acronym describing the system that heats and cools your home. In the winter, you count on the furnace portion of the HVAC system, while in the summer the air conditioning side keeps you cool and comfortable. While some homes are heated and cooled with boilers, radiant floor heating, heat […]


Why You Should Upgrade to a Programmable Thermostat

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If your Nacogdoches home has outdated thermostats, you're missing out on a chance to save money. Unlike typical energy-efficient changes, like replacing insulation or windows and doors, deciding to upgrade to a programmable thermostat is a simple and affordable way to save energy without demolition, construction noise or a crew of subcontractors parading through your home. A programmable thermostat is […]


Replacing the HVAC System? 4 Points to Discuss First

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If you're shopping around for a new heat pump, A/C or furnace for your Lufkin home, or if you’re not really sure if the time is right for replacing the HVAC system, read through the following points to make sure you’ve covered all your bases. You can make an informed decision and reap the rewards of maximum energy savings and […]


It’s Worth the Effort to Make Sure Humidity in Your Lufkin Home Is Properly Maintained

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When it’s hot and humid outside, it’s typically sticky and uncomfortable inside the home, and everybody feels it. The A/C system is taxed, your energy is sapped and the family pet is curled up in the least uncomfortable spot he or she can find. There are measures you can take, however, to alleviate high summertime home humidity (and low wintertime […]


Want to Save on Energy Costs? Try These Simple Tips

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Are your energy bills climbing? It’s a common occurrence for Texas residents as the temperature heats up outside in the summer. Fortunately, you’re not powerless against high utility bills. With some simple tips, you can learn to save on energy costs today and all year long. Change the water heater temperature: You may notice that the default setting on your […]


Seal and Insulate Your Home, Reap the Savings Benefits

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Making the commitment to seal and insulate your home may not generate as much buzz in the neighborhood as installing a solar array on your roof or upgrading to the latest high-tech air conditioning system. Caulking and fiberglass batts aren’t just low-tech; they’re no-tech. Nevertheless, few other measures will result in more immediate bottom-line savings on your utility bills than […]