Maintaining Your Furnace in the Summer

Maintaining Your Furnace in the Summer

As a homeowner, it's a safe bet that you're always looking for ways to protect your home. While it may seem a little strange to focus on your furnace during the summer, it's the best time to do it. We'll get you started by providing you with a few quick tasks to put on your to-do list: Perform … [Read more...]

Water Source vs. Ground Source Heat: Understand the Pros and Cons

Water Source vs. Ground Source Heat: Understand the Pros and Cons

Geothermal heat pumps are among the most efficient and environmentally-friendly comfort systems to heat and cool your home. Further, they are quiet, long lasting, very durable and may be used for water heating, too. Read on to learn if a ground source or water source geothermal heat pump is ideal … [Read more...]

This is Why Insulation is Important in the Summer

This is Why Insulation is Important in the Summer

A well-insulated home is essential during our chilly Indianapolis winters, but insulation for cooling is also important during the summer. Here's how it works. What Insulation Does Heat seeks to move from a warm to a cool area through convection, radiation, or conduction, explained as … [Read more...]

Learn Why Ductless Systems are Great for Home Additions

Learn Why Ductless Systems are Great for Home Additions | Mowery

As you plan your new addition, consider a ductless system for cooling and heating. These systems are often the most energy efficient, cost-effective and architecturally attractive appliances to keep it comfortable year-round. They’re especially advantageous if extending your current HVAC system … [Read more...]

Save Money and Energy with Energy-Efficient Windows

Save Money and Energy with Energy-Efficient Windows | Mowery

Indianapolis residents usually enjoy pleasant weather, but extreme shifts in temperature can happen quickly. Here are some ideas for keeping your power bills down. Materials Making window frames from energy-efficient materials helps to control utility costs. The four most common choices have … [Read more...]

Benefits of Investing in a Variable-Speed Furnace this Winter

Benefits of Investing in a Variable-Speed Furnace this Winter

To stay warm in Indianapolis' subzero winter temperatures without breaking the bank, you need a furnace that can handle your heating demands efficiently. A variable-speed furnace can both improve your comfort and cut your heating bills. How a Variable-Speed Furnace Works Older furnaces, known … [Read more...]

What Should You Consider When Purchasing a New Furnace?


What Should You Consider When Purchasing a New Furnace?


Purchasing a new furnace can be an intimidating process. Like with any large appliance, a significant amount of research and planning should be done prior to making a decision. Furnaces are equipped with many different features, so it's important to understand characteristics such as performance, … [Read more...]

Ways to Keep Your Home Efficient with Fall Maintenance Tips

Ways to Keep Your Home Efficient with Fall Maintenance Tips

Temperate fall weather is the perfect time for home maintenance. The tasks you undertake now will help you save money on utility bills and keep you warmer when winter storms arrive. Here are some tips to get you started. Exterior Chores: Examine your foundation for cracks, particularly where … [Read more...]

Keep These Heat Pump Advantages in Mind When Choosing a New Cooling System

Keep These Heat Pump Advantages in Mind When Choosing a New Cooling System

Heat pump advantages rely on one central fact; instead of generating warmth, heat pumps move heat. In summer, just like a conventional air conditioner, a heat pump extracts indoor heat energy at the evaporator coil, then moves it outside to be dispersed into outdoor air. In winter, however, the heat … [Read more...]

Check Out These Features to Look for in a Central Air Conditioners

Check Out These Features to Look for in a Central Air Conditioners

When you're replacing the air conditioning system in your Indianapolis home, you should carefully compare each model to find best one for your budget and preferences. There are several features to look for in a central A/C that can help make your choice easier. Overall Efficiency The seasonal … [Read more...]