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  • Outrageous Water Bills? Check This Bathroom Fixture Now

    If you've noticed a substantial increase in your water bills over the past few months, your toilet could be to blame for your rising utility costs. Toilets that run, leak, or flush by themselves can waste water over time. If you don't take care of the problem now, you could face other troubles in the future. Read below to learn how you can detect a leak in your toilet. Check the Tank's Water Line
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  • Top Condenser Placement Tips

    The AC condenser unit, which sits outside the house, cools and condenses the refrigerant from a gaseous to a liquid state so that the refrigerant can circulate back into the cause to continue cooling. The condenser will only do its job properly if you place it in the right location. Here are some factors that can help determine what the right location is. Direct Sunlight A little sunlight over the condenser is not a disaster.
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  • Commercial HVAC Unit Not Heating Well? 2 Possible Causes And Solutions

    If you notice that your commercial building is not heating well, there are many things that can cause this to happen. Below are two of these causes that would require you to get your HVAC unit repaired by a professional. Problems with Airflow Your duct system delivers air into your business, so if this system has any problems, you will have airflow issues. Not having the right amount of air flowing into your business will make the interior much cooler than it should be.
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  • Tackle Your Allergies With Proper Air Conditioning Maintenance

    Spring is finally approaching! The arrival of warm weather means that lazy days at the beach and fun in the sun are just around the corner, but for many, it also means the onset of allergies. While allergies can certainly strike at any time, it is often during the spring and summer that symptoms are the worst. There may not be much that you can do to control allergies while outside, but your home should be a fortress against the relentless assault of pollen and other allergens.
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  • 3 Air Conditioning Myths Homeowners Need To Know

    Depending on where you live and the local climate, you may consider your air conditioning system one of the most important parts of the home. Keeping cool while conditioning the home's indoor air quality IS important, so ensuring your AC system is working in the best manner possible is smart. Unfortunately, many homeowners believe a few myths regarding their cooling system, which can actually cause the system stress. Here are a few myths about your AC system that you need to stop believing.
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  • 4 Tips To Help With Boiler Repairs And Maintenance For Winter Weather And Heating

    The boiler you have installed in your home is probably used for hot water or other needs most of the year. During the winter months, there is an extra use; heating space in buildings. This added use of boilers for heating also means that there is more maintenance and repairs that need to be done during this time of year. Here are some tips to help with boiler maintenance and repairs for winter weather heating needs:
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  • Heat Pump: Why Does Yours Keep Freezing Up in the Winter?

    If your heat pump is 10 years old or younger, you may hope that the appliance will last a few more years before you need to replace it. Although your heat pump can last as long as 16 years before you need to install a new one, it can develop some issues—such as frozen coils—that affect its ability to warm your home in the winter. Learn more about your frozen heat pump below.
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  • Tips For Heating Unit System Replacement In A Mobile Home

    If your mobile home's old furnace has breathed its last breath of hot air and needs replacement before the cold winter has set in, then you will be pleased to learn that replacing it is a fairly simple and straightforward process. As long as you have some basic tools and DIY knowledge, this is a project you can easily tackle yourself. The process of removing your old furnace unit and replacing it with a new one should only take about an hour.
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  • 5 Ways To Improve HVAC Productivity

    Your HVAC system needs some help over the years. That is, in order to get the most out of your HVAC system, you want to do other things that are going to make it more efficient and effective. For example, running your heat while your windows and doors are open is obviously not smart. This is obviously an extreme example, but many homeowners unwittingly do a number of other subtle mistakes that greatly reduce the efficiency of their heating system.
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  • 4 DIY Projects To Improve AC Efficiency And Reduce Wear During Summer Heatwaves

    Summer heatwaves are a time when you want to be in your air-conditioned home, nice and cool. The efficiency of your AC is important to reduce strain and wear that can cause problems. In addition to the routine maintenance, there are also DIY projects that you can do to improve efficiency and help reduce AC equipment wear. Here are some DIY projects that will improve the efficiency of your AC and protected from summer failure.
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