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How to Know When to Replace Your Furnace

Your furnace is always there in your home, silently purring as it keeps powering the air system that flows throughout your home. However, there comes a time when it – like all appliances – has to go. The problem is figuring out when you should pull the trigger, so to speak, and swap it out […]

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Troubleshooting Your Gas Furnace

Well, it’s here. The cold weather has returned after a long vacation, and it’s made its presence known. Maybe it will be around for a while, but seeing as how we’re in Florida, it will probably be gone before we know it. While it’s sticking around, though, we need to make sure our furnaces are […]

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How to Keep Your Home Warm in the Fall

One of the more challenging aspects of fall is figuring out how to adjust your home’s comfort level while not breaking the bank. It’s time to start setting the thermostat higher, but that only leads to a more expensive energy bill each month. What can you do, then? It’s like you’re caught between a rock […]

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When Is the Best Time to Replace Insulation?

Insulation plays a key part in keeping your home at a comfortable temperature level all throughout the year. Without it, the harsher weather outside would seep indoors and affect you and your family, so it’s imperative that you pay close attention to it. Eventually it – like everything else – will need replacing. But that’s […]

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Does My Furnace Need to Be Tuned Up?

The transition to colder weather involves a lot of turning gears and moving parts, both literally and figuratively. You’ve got to mentally prepare yourself for colder weather – although that’s not always a given here in Cocoa – as well as switching to different equipment. No appliance might be more critical to staying comfortable in […]

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Solar Energy: A Money-Saving Secret

It’s almost that time of year, when the summer begins calming down and cooler temperatures slowly creep into the air. The change in environment is definitely welcome here in Cocoa, but the less-than-fun part of that is we suddenly need to switch to using our home’s heating source more. Although we don’t need to heat […]

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Should I Leave My Vents Open?

The struggle to figure out different ways to save money on energy bills is a creative exercise all its own. At the end of the day, we’re still presented with two choices: either suck it up and deal with the higher bills while still using the central AC and heating all the time – or […]

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Explaining a SEER Rating

Whether you’re in the market for a new AC unit or just curious about the specifics behind one, you’re likely to stumble across something called a SEER rating. You’ll notice this rating, which is indicated by a number on a bright yellow sticker somewhere on the unit, but you might not be too sure of what it means.

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Are AC Covers Necessary?

As we inch closer to the winter season and farther away from summer, the process of winterizing your heating and cooling system officially gets underway. While you check off all the boxes that normally accompany that transition, you may be considering some additional measures you don’t usually take. One of the questions we often get […]

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How to Beat the Heat With Natural Methods

What’s the best way to make sure your home doesn’t get too hot? Obviously, the easy answer is to just use your AC for a significant portion of the day. That’s one way to do it, and it makes the most sense. It’s simple, too, because all you’ve got to do is flip a switch […]

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