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What to Look for When Buying a Central Air Conditioner

What to Look for When Buying a Central Air Conditioner

A brand-new central air conditioner is one of the biggest and most important investments you can make in your home. As you shop around for your new unit, you'll likely be faced with a multitude of choices, including system size, amenities, purchase price and...

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4 Ways You Can Reduce Your Air Conditioning Usage This Summer

4 Ways You Can Reduce Your Air Conditioning Usage This Summer

Summer is almost in full swing, which means there a good chance that nearly half of your next electric bill will come from keeping your home cool and comfortable. High cooling expenses can put a dent in your budget, which you probably want to use for other things this...

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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

It's sometimes known as "the silent killer," and in fact, it claimed more than 5,100 lives in the United States between 1999 and 2010. Carbon monoxide is a threat that homeowners often underestimate, but by learning more about this deadly gas, you can take action to...

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INDOOR AIR QUALITY

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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Commercial Air Conditioning Repair in Omaha, NE

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

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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