What You Need To Know About Your AC Upgrade

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An older cooling system will likely use R-22 refrigerant, which is detrimental and toxic to the natural ozone layer. This article talks more about R-22 and the impact it has on your cooling systems.

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Proposed Carbon Tax in CT Say NO

We are asking for your help.  There is a proposed bill in the state of CT regarding a tax on heating oil, propane, diesel, gasoline, natural gas, and electricity. Say no to this proposed tax!

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To Improve Indoor Air Quality In Your Westbrook Home, Contact Wilcox-Energy

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In the summer, ventilating your home is not an issue because most people keep their windows open. With your windows open , you have better indoor air quality. However, when the winter sets in, temperatures drop, the widows close, and your most convenient source of fresh air disappears. At this time, indoor air quality becomes more of an issue because the emphasis is on keeping the house warm. In this article, we will recommend some techniques to help you enjoy better indoor air quality during the winter heating season. Click through to learn more.

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The Right Size Heating System Is Imperative

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You might not realize it, but the size of your heating system needs to match the size of your home. The size of the unit affects many factors. In this article, we will discuss why the size of your heater makes a huge difference when you are replacing your unit. Click through to find out more.

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How To Stay Warm When Your Heater Breaks

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If your heater should breakdown, it’s important to know how to handle the problem. In this article, we will discuss some of the best ways to stay safe and warm while you wait for your heating repair service to arrive. Click through to read more.

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Show Your HVAC System You’re Grateful For It This Thanksgiving

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Thanksgiving is almost here. With that being said, it’s time to start thinking about those things in our lives that we’re grateful for. You’ll find so many blessings in your life that you’ll probably forget about how grateful you are for your home’s HVAC system. As a homeowner you depend on your HVAC system to keep your home nice and comfortable throughout the year. The system can only do this when it’s able to work efficiently. This is never more important than when the temperatures are extreme outside. In this article, we will discuss what your heating and cooling system does for you. Also, we will share some ways that you can give back to it. Click through to read more on this topic.

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Save Energy And Money: Use A Programmable Thermostat

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The average household spends quite a bit annually on energy bills. In fact, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) reports $2,000 is the average annual household energy bill. Of this total amount, cooling and heating costs account for up to half of that total. Fortunately, it is possible to save on energy costs by using a programmable thermostat. In this article, we will discuss how to use a programmable thermostat and how these thermostat features help reduce your energy costs. Click through to learn more on this topic.

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Why Your A/C System Needs Regular Maintenance

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Keeping your unit clean is one of the simpler (but highly crucial) steps that will ensure your cooling system runs properly. Not many homeowners can comfortably find their way around the average air conditioning systems. This is why equipment manufacturers recommend professional servicing of their units. A DIY tune-up increases the likelihood of damaging the system. It could also invalidate one’s warranty. This is why you want to schedule a service visit with a professional A/C contractor. Click through to find out more.

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