How Can An Old HVAC and Faulty Electronics Waste Energy and Money?

Jessica BennettBlog, Energy Savings, Heating and Air Conditioning Unit

How Can Old HVAC and Faulty Electronics Waste Energy and Money? by Cassidy Lane A typical home in America wastes 30% more energy than an efficient home, with research by Energy Savvy noting that “On average, that means that 51 MMBtu’s are being wasted by a typical home every year.” One reason for so much waste is the fear of … Read More

Easy Air Conditioner Maintenance Protects the Budget

Jessica BennettBlog, Energy Savings, Home Air Conditioning, Home Safety Tips

Easy Air Conditioner Maintenance Protects the Budget by Cassidy Lane Air conditioner electricity use costs US homeowners 11 billion dollars every year. Many costs associated with the air conditioner can be reduced with a good maintenance plan. A clean system functions efficiently, saves energy and prevents premature failure. A homeowner can easily perform most maintenance steps to keep a system … Read More

HVAC System Automation Basics

Jessica BennettBlog, Energy Savings, Heating and Air Conditioning Unit, Home Air Conditioner Unit, Home Air Conditioning, New Home Air Conditioning System

HVAC System Automation Basics by John Matyasovsky As technology evolves, our ability to save energy more efficiently should coincide. Before the onset of home automation systems, homeowners would typically leave their thermostat at a set temperature for the majority of the day. After all, with work and other obligations, there was no way to adjust the device for the overwhelming … Read More

Why is Yearly Air Conditioning Maintenance Vital?

Jessica BennettBlog, Energy Savings, Home Safety Tips

Why is Yearly Air Conditioning Maintenance Vital? by Cassidy Lane Three quarters of all homes in America have air conditioners, and indeed, the United States has been the world leader in air conditioning since the early 20th century. One reason is the areas we live in, many of which are warm and humid, especially in the summer. ACs not only … Read More

Less Money for Your Power

Jessica BennettBlog, Energy Savings

It seems as if the power bill climbs a little bit higher each month, but no one knows how this has happened. Try these tips and tricks to help bring your power bill down and your bank balance up. • Do a nightly sweep throughout your house to unplug appliances that aren’t in use. Although it may seem like a … Read More