You probably don’t spend a lot of time thinking about your thermostat, but it’s actually an important part of your home’s HVAC system. Not only does it allow you to control the temperature of your home, it is directly tied to your home’s energy efficiency and your utility costs. Oftentimes, people only replace thermostats when… Continue Reading.
Home ownership comes with many benefits and even more responsibilities, especially seasonal home maintenance. Those in Kansas have to contend with unpredictable weather that can include large swings in temperature, harsh winter weather and spring storms. This weather can take a toll on your property, leading to frustrating and expensive repairs. While your home is… Continue Reading.
Creaking doors, noisy stairs and ice makers that rattle through the night…every home has its own set of unique sounds. Over time most people get accustomed to the sounds their home makes. This includes the sounds their HVAC system makes when it kicks on and off. When it comes to your heating and cooling equipment,… Continue Reading.
Winter brings snow and holidays, but it also brings increased heating bills. If you’re like most homeowners, you’re anticipating winter utility bills just as much as summer cooling costs, especially if you live in colder climates or in an older, less energy efficient home. While we can’t do anything to stop the cold, we… Continue Reading.
Would you be surprised to learn that around 50,000 people visit the emergency room every year for symptoms of CO poisoning. According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), at least 430 more die every year due to accidental CO poisoning. These incidents are largely preventable, making heating safety a critical topic for every homeowner…. Continue Reading.