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Video – Energy Saving Tip 2

June 27, 2022

Turn on your ceiling fan when you’re home while raising the temperature on your thermostat to save energy costs and keep your home feeling cool. Make sure that your fan is rotating counter clockwise to blow the air straight down and therefore feel cool.

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Consider a Ductless AC System

June 9, 2022

When you think of heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems, you probably think of the furnace and air conditioner (AC) equipment inside, an air conditioner component outside, and a network of ducts running throughout your Fulton home. 

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Video – Energy Saving Tip 1

May 31, 2022

It is no secret that your oven will toast your house up and cooking on a cold day is nice sometimes, but on a hot day it will warm your house up in an unnecessary way. Try to utilize the opportunity you might have to cook outside.

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Video – Energy Saving Tip 6

April 28, 2022

Cool your home by opening the windows at night and save on your energy bill. The outdoor breeze will keep your home feeling cool.

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Is HVAC Preventative Maintenance Worth It?

Is HVAC Preventative Maintenance Worth It?

April 5, 2022

Want to know the best way to stop problems with your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system before they start? Create a preventative maintenance plan.

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When Do I Need to Replace My Air Conditioner? - Environmental Systems Associates

Video – When Do I Need to Replace My Air Conditioner?

March 25, 2022

The central air conditioning system is a simple pleasure of everyday life. Your home should be a place where you can relax. On a hot day, cool air is essential to your relaxation. If you take good care of your air conditioner with annual inspections and monthly filter swaps, it should last 10 to 15 years.

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What You Need to Know for an HVAC Emergency

What You Need to Know for an HVAC Emergency

March 4, 2022

Most of us rely on our heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems on a nearly daily basis in Ellicott City. We just take it for granted it will always be working when we need it. 

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Video - The Importance of Air Conditioner Maintenance

Video – The Importance of Air Conditioner Maintenance

February 24, 2022

The best time of year to have your AC serviced is spring, even if you reside in a locale with pretty warm weather all year long.

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What Maintenance Is Needed for a Ductless System?

What Maintenance Is Needed for a Ductless System?

February 14, 2022

A ductless heating and cooling system, or a mini split, is a splendid choice for your Clarksville home and a worthwhile investment. It offers many benefits, and you can enjoy them all for years to come if you maintain the system on a consistent basis. 

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What Does AFUE mean?

What Does AFUE Mean?

January 29, 2022

While an air conditioner’s efficiency is measured by its SEER (Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio) rating, an electric or gas- or oil-fired furnace’s efficiency is measured by its AFUE, or average fuel utilization efficiency. This standard measurement is given in percentages, letting you know how much of your fuel is actually used to heat your Maryland home and how much fuel is wasted. 

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