What To Look For In A New Oil Boiler For Your Home

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An old boiler will significantly decline at some point, and you will feel a drop in your boiler’s efficiency, reliability, and performance. Unfortunately, a boiler repair may not be the most pragmatic move. It is time for a new oil boiler installation. This article discusses what you should look for in a new oil boiler.

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Warm Up to These Holiday Heating Tips

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The holidays is a great opportunity to spend time with family and friends. If you host a party this holiday season, be sure to create a space that is efficient, comfortable and relaxing. This article shares a few holiday heating tips to make your home the ideal winter shelter for you and your loved ones.

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My Furnace Turns On But No Heat – Why?

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In winter, you can use the furnace and enjoy the comfort it brings. It is a reliable system that typically works effectively. However, at some point, you may find that your furnace does not generate the warmth it should. This common issue has several causes. Keep reading to find out more.

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What Is The Best Temperature To Set Your Heating Oil Boiler At?

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Finding the best boiler temperature can be difficult. Fluctuating outdoor temperatures and the hot water needs of your home mean that your boiler settings may differ from the next household. Factors that help you determine the best boiler temperature include what type of central heating boiler you use and the usual temperature settings.

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What Does AFUE Rating Really Mean?

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Almost 50% of your overall energy costs can be attributed to your home’s cooling and heating system. With regards to your heating system, familiarize yourself with AFUE. This has a direct impact on your energy consumption and costs, especially if you’re due for an HVAC replacement. Read on to learn more about AFUE rating.

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What Does An Air Conditioner’s SEER Rating Actually Mean?

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One of the most essential elements to consider during air conditioner replacement is the SEER rating. This rating determines how efficient an HVAC system is and its ability to provide indoor comfort. The US EIA states that the SEER rating should be 14 or higher. Explore more on SEER rating in this article.

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Why Is Smoke Coming Out Of The Vents When AC Is On?

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The cooling unit of your house is an integral component of your family’s comfort. However, what steps should you take if you notice that your AC unit is performing unusually? This article discusses a prospective air conditioner issue – when you notice there is smoke coming out of the air conditioning vents in your home.

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How Does My Air Conditioner Cool My Home?

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If our ancestors could see a modern air conditioner, then they might think that it was a magical box that could change the environment. Of course, we all know that it is simply a product of scientific innovation. In this article, we answer the question, “How does an air conditioner work?”.

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How Many Zones Can A Mini-Split Have?

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Central air conditioners use high amounts of energy when controlling the temperatures in unused rooms or areas of the home that do not need much cooling or heating. Therefore, consider using a ductless mini-split heat pump instead. This significantly improves your home’s efficiency via zoning. This article discusses the advantages of ductless HVAC zoning.

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