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HEATING & AIR CONDITIONING

Don’t Forget to Tune up Your AC as This Summer Starts

It’s been cold out there, and you probably haven’t been thinking about your air conditioning unit too much....

Insulation

Be sure your home is adequately insulated. Adding insulation to attic areas is usually pretty easy. Other areas, such...

Seals

Check the seals around windows, doors, electrical outlets or any other potential sources for escaping air. Seal any...

Weather Stripping

Inside your home, weather stripping around moving parts of windows and doors can help seal off potential areas of...

PLUMBING

Dishwashers and Washing Machines

Don’t wash away your money with the dishes. Always run your dishwasher full. You may live in an area where it is more...

Insulating Ductwork and Pipes

Insulating pipes and ducts that run through unheated space will result in a significant savings in your energy bill....

Insulation

Be sure your home is adequately insulated. Adding insulation to attic areas is usually pretty easy. Other areas, such...

Showerheads

Weak or changing water pressure usually points to a mineral buildup in the showerhead. Clean the outlet holes with a...

Toilet Leaks

You should occasionally check your toilets for leaks. Just place a few drops of food coloring in the tank (NOT the...

Water Heater

Turn down the temperature on your water heater. If you set the temperature at 120° F or below, you will save about 4%...

Water Savings

Just do it! Fix those dripping faucets. Turn the faucet off when you are not using the water. Yes, even when you are...

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