When You’re Working During the Day, Here Are Ways to Lower Your Energy Costs

When You're Working During the Day, Here Are Ways to Lower Your Energy CostsHeating or cooling your home when nobody is there to enjoy it can be a big waste of money. There are many different ways to lower your energy costs while you’re at work that are free or very inexpensive to implement. A few of the different ways to keep your energy costs low while you are away from your home include: Read More »

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Preventive Tips for Your HVAC System When Remodeling Your Corpus Home

Preventive Tips for Your HVAC System When Remodeling Your Corpus HomeWhen remodeling your home, it’s important to not forget your HVAC system. Dust, dirt, and other debris stirred up during remodeling can be hazardous to its health. Be sure to follow these preventive tips for your HVAC system: Read More »

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Prevent Allergies This Fall With These Simple Tips

Prevent Allergies This Fall With These Simple TipsWhen you begin to feel an evening chill in your South Texas home this fall you will want to make some preparations before you turn on your heat system.  Read More »

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The Various HVAC Systems in Your Home Impact Each Other: Here’s How

The Various HVAC Systems in Your Home Impact Each Other: Here's HowMost central HVAC systems are integrated– that is, they use the same ducting and circulation fan to cool or heat the home. While this is simpler and saves costs, it means a breakdown of one system affects the other. Read More »

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Feel the Need for More Insulation? Review These Types

Feel the Need for More Insulation? Review These TypesIf you’re trying to keep your South Texas home cool in summer or warm in winter without spending a fortune, it’s time to give a little thought to insulation. No other home improvement returns so much of your money for such a tiny investment. Here’s what you need to know about why insulating your home properly is so important, and a description of the various types that are available to you.  Read More »

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When the Heat Pump Gives You a Problem, Follow These Guidelines

When the Heat Pump Gives You a Problem, Follow These GuidelinesThe weather here in South Texas is likely to keep your heat pump in the cooling mode for a good while longer, so knowing what to do if your unit develops any problems can keep you cool while minimizing the costs of operating and maintaining your HVAC system. Read More »

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HVAC Terms That Will Help You Understand Your System Better

HVAC Terms That Will Help You Understand Your System BetterIf your HVAC system is in need of repair or if you are in the market to buy a new heating or cooling system, you may feel a bit like those you are talking to are speaking a foreign language. The HVAC terms used by those who install and service these systems may be unknown to you. In order to make an informed decision, you need to understand these terms. Here is a listing of some of the more important HVAC terms and lingo, and their definitions, so you can be a wiser consumer. Read More »

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Fall Maintenance: It’ll Soon Be Time

Fall Maintenance: It'll Soon Be TimeHeating and cooling systems work longer and more efficiently with regular maintenance. Once the cold winter weather arrives, contractors get busy, so it’s best to service your HVAC system during the off-season. While you can do some of the fall maintenance tasks by yourself, it’s best to have a professional inspect and tune-up your heating and cooling systems so you can catch small problems before they become large expenses. Read More »

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Preventing Rapid Cycling — and Other Tips for Your Programmable Thermostat

Preventing Rapid Cycling -- and Other Tips for Your Programmable ThermostatHaving a programmable thermostat makes it easy to set the temperature for different times of the day, which can save you quite a bit of money on your energy bill. But if you don’t use your programmable thermostat properly it could end up costing you more money. Here are a few tips to help you use your programmable thermostat efficiently and effectively. Read More »

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Give Your Dehumidifier a Hand With These Tips

Give Your Dehumidifier a Hand With These TipsIf you have invested in a dehumidifier to make your home more comfortable, you might have done a quick setup to get started. Whether you have bought a whole-house or portable model, there are some ways that you can boost the effectiveness of your dehumidifier. Read More »

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