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How to Prep Your Air Conditioner for Summer

Your air conditioner has been sitting idle throughout the winter. But as temperatures begin to rise, it's time to put it to work once again. However, you can't expect your air conditioner to suddenly work at full functionality without giving it a little TLC. Follow...

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Old House Heating Problems and What You Can Do About Them

Old House Heating Problems and What You Can Do About Them

Old houses are great for their charm and even for their craftsmanship—they just don't build houses like they used to. However, homeowners with historic homes face a variety of problems, especially in winter. Does your house always feel chilly, no matter how much you...

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FALL BUZZ WORDS

AFUE- - A measurement used to rate furnace efficiencies by dividing the ratio of heat output by heat input. BURNER - The device that facilitates the combustion of air and gas CFM - Cubic feet per minute. A measurement of airflow volume DAMPER - Found at the exit point...

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INDOOR AIR QUALITY

In the last several years, scientific evidence has indicated that the air within homes and other buildings can be more seriously polluted than the outdoor air in even the largest and most industrialized cities. Other research indicates that people spend 90% of their...

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Commercial Air Conditioning Repair in Omaha, NE

When faced with this decision, what key points should you consider?? I would suggest Operating Costs, repair costs, and estimated life expectancy. OPERATING COSTS: Old versus New! Example: a new furnace at 95% efficient indicates that for every $1.00 of energy used to...

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EENY-MEENY-MINY-MOE, CATCH A CONTRACTOR BY THE TOE

This might not be the best method in choosing a contractor. There are many resources when searching for the right contractor for your needs. The Yellow Pages or the internet is an avenue for basic information. But it IS in your best interest to go further and find out...

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INSULATION CAN SAVE YOU UP TO 30%

The Department of Energy states that adequate insulation in exterior walls, attic, ceilings, basement walls, floors and crawl spaces can save you up to 30% on home energy bills. If your home’s insulation level is inadequate it is like wearing a t-shirt outside in a...

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HEATING AND COOLING SERVICE CHECKLIST

Help the technician accurately and quickly diagnose your heating or cooling unit's problem. For heating and air conditioning units that may need to be repaired, you should be prepared to provide important information to your technician. You know the “personality” of...

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13 POINT HEATING SYSTEM CLEAN & CHECK

CALL KELLY AT 402.333.2775 TO SCHEDULE YOUR 13 POINT COOLING SYSTEM CLEAN & CHECK! CALL KELLY AT 402.333.2775 TO SCHEDULE YOUR 15 POINT HEATING SYSTEM CLEAN & CHECK! • Check and adjust thermostat. • Clean and adjust all safety controls. • Clean and adjust...

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