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Have you ever seen anything like this? I'll show you how to fix it and save yourself a lot of money in the process! This is not a sales gimmick and there is nothing to buy or subscibe to. Just a little elbow grease! Click HERE to see how!

 

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These days every penny counts and we are learning as a society to save money where we can. Wouldn't it be great to save significant amounts of money on heating and cooling your home without spending a lot of money and with very little time or effort? Would you believe that the average American home spends 30% too much to heat and cool our homes? That's right! Statistically 25% to 40% of the air that moves through our duct system leaks out into unconditioned spaces. This is due to the fact that the installing contractor failed to properly seal and insulate the ductwork. Yes, it's true. Most contractors dont' do their job properly. That's a real shocker isn't it (with my sarcastic tone)? Here's how you can save money heating and cooling your home, quickly, easily, and cheaply. Oh yeah, you'll also be more comfortable too! Click Here to see the article!

INFRARED THERMOGRAPHY - FAST, NON-DESTRUCTIVE, COST-EFFECTIVE ENERGY SAVING STRATEGY!

 

This article can be considered "tips" rather than "diy" but nontheless has helped multitudes save thousands on the costs of heating and cooling their homes! I mention that this is not typically DIY stuff because the required equipment represents thousands of dollars invested, something most homeowners can't justify for home use. Infrared thermal imaging uses infrared light to detect minute changes in surface temperature. These changes represent heat being transferred from indoors to out or outdoors to in. Being able to pinpoint the exact location of heat gains or losses allows a very fast and cost-efficient weatherization of your home. I think you'll find this interesting. As a certified thermographer and provider of infrared services we'll be happy to help you as you lower your energy bills. Please feel free to contact us. Infrared Thermography Saves Energy                

WHAT IS A HYBRID HEATING SYSTEM AND IS IT SOMETHING I SHOULD CONSIDER?

 

With energy costs rising, "smart" meters, and residential demand charges, we are all trying to find a way to cope with the increased cost of heating and cooling our homes. Hybrid heat has helped many homeowners find a cost-effective way to balance comfort and efficiency. Please see this explanation of how hybrid heat works and the benefits and possible drawbacks. Hybrid Heat Pros and Cons

FOUR IMPORTANT THINGS TO CHECK BEFORE CALLING YOUR HEATING CONTRACTOR

 

When the air conditioning goes out and it's 95 degrees in Jackson, TN, even us Southerners can lose our cool. Even in the winter, nobody likes to wake up to a cold house. To make matters worse, in these times, your HVAC contractor is usually backed up and running behind. Here are four things you can check yourself that might get you back up and running faster and without an expensive service call. Check These Things First!     

HOW TO TELL THE AGE OF YOUR CARRIER HEATING AND AIR UNIT

 

If you own your own home, sooner or later you will need to know exactly how old your heating and air conditioning unit is. Carrier has a pretty straightforward scheme so that you will know within a week the date of manufacture of your heating and cooling unit. Here is the Carrier format, Carrier Age by Serial Number       

 

 

HELP TROUBLESHOOTING A HEAT PUMP

Anyone that has ever owned a heat pump in the South has experienced the "cold house" syndrome. We are in Jackson, TN and have a lot of heat pumps so we know heat pump trouble! Here are a few reasons your heat pump may not be heating properly and some things you can check. Heat Pump Troubleshooting   . Even though there are some things you can check without expensive meters and instruments, you may still need some help. If we can be of any assistance, please don't hesitate to contact us.   

HOW TO DETERMINE THE AGE OF YOUR YORK HEATING AND COOLING UNIT

 

If you own a heating and cooling unit, you will most likely at some time, need to know just how old it is. Maybe you have a question about your warranty or you plan to sell your home and would like to let prospective buyers know when it was installed. 

York uses one of the strangest serial code designations of all manufacturers. Sometimes I can't believe they paid someone to come up with this stuff! To find out how old your York heating and cooling unit is, you must use this code: York Age/Serial number designation      

Would you like to know just how old your Goodman or Amana heating or air conditioning unit is? At some point, you may need to know. Maybe you have a warranty issue. Maybe you are selling your home and want to be able to tell prospective home buyers when your system was installed? Or maybe you just want to know if your contractor installed a new machine or picked one up at the salvage sale! At any rate, it's not hard and will only take a few minutes to show you. Here's how! How to tell the Age of Your Goodman or Amana Heating or Air Unit        

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