Achieving Efficiency: Syncing Your Home’s HVAC Systems

With the high cost of heating and cooling, it's important to find ways to boost energy efficiency in your home. Since your household's overall efficiency is affected by your home's various inter-dependent systems, it's vital that they all work in unison. Here are some key issues that need to be … [Read more...]

What HVAC Brand Should You Buy?

The reliability and efficiency of your HVAC system affects your comfort level and your energy bills. If your heating and cooling equipment is getting on in age and you're wisely looking into your replacement options, you'll want to compare different HVAC brands. Learning about some of the best … [Read more...]

Get Comfort Control in Every Room of Your House With a Zoning System

It's just a fact of nature that heat rises, some people like warmer homes, some people like cooler homes and there are going to be thermostat battles. Well, that may have been the case in the days before forced-air zoning systems were introduced. Keep reading to learn how a zoning system can give … [Read more...]

Back-to-School Energy Savings: Don’t Miss Yours

When the kids are home from school in the summer months, your home gets quite a workout during the day. In most cases, that means keeping the A/C on a lot more than you might otherwise in order to keep your family comfortable. Having kids at home also means more energy usage because of lights, TVs … [Read more...]

Zoning Systems: What You Need To Know

HVAC systems are a convenient means of maintaining a comfortable temperature in your home, but they don’t always heat or cool evenly. You don’t spend time in every room of your home, so heating and cooling these areas constantly wastes energy. A zoning system can reduce energy costs and improve your … [Read more...]

A/C Noises Deciphered

Is your home's air conditioner making loud noises that disturb your family's sleep at night and give you a headache throughout the day? There are several possible solutions to troublesome A/C noises, but at a certain point, you may have to simply replace the whole system. Here are some noises to … [Read more...]

Don’t Let These Geothermal Myths Keep You From Greater Comfort

Geothermal heat pumps are becoming increasingly popular among homeowners who want to heat and cool their households efficiently, and with only the slightest impact on the environment. Unfortunately, various geothermal myths may give homeowners the wrong idea about these HVAC systems, and we'd like … [Read more...]

What Size Particles Do You Want Your Air Filter to Trap? Read On

If you think the air in your Indianapolis home is clean, you may be surprised to learn that the federal EPA cites the air in the typical home as one of the top five environmental hazards. Your home's air contains particles such as pollen, mold spores, dust mite debris, bacteria and viruses. Poor … [Read more...]

Your Furnace Filter: So Easy To Change, So Easy To Overlook

With the temperature dropping, you may have begun to winterize your home, but have you changed your furnace filter yet? Though many homeowners tend to take on an "out of sight, out of mind" approach to checking their filters, the fact stands that this simple task is critical to system efficiency and … [Read more...]

Balky Air Conditioner? How To Tell Whether To Repair Or Replace Your System

If your air conditioner is getting up there in age, you’re probably wondering how much longer it will last — and when you’ll be hit with the next repair bill. Knowing when to repair or replace an aging system is a tricky proposition, one that often requires the help of an expert. … [Read more...]