Easy Ways To Button Up Your Home Before Chilly Weather Sets In

With colder weather setting in, residents of northern Indiana and southwest Michigan are starting to look for cost-effective ways to improve the energy efficiency of their homes. With that in mind, here are a few easy ways to button up your home for the chilly weather ahead:

Putting Together Your Fall To-Do List? Don’t Forget To Add Draining The Water Heater

If you want to get the most years and lowest energy consumption out of your hot water heater, it’s a good idea to perform regular maintenance on it. Preventive maintenance on water heaters isn’t very hard, but forgetting to do it can reduce the efficiency of the unit.  

Getting Tired Of The Same Four Walls? Foster Your Indoor Air With Ventilation

Many homes are inadequately ventilated and improper air exchange is a direct cause of low indoor air quality. Air exchange is simply the introduction of fresh air from the outdoors to a home and the expelling of stale indoor air, but opening your windows simply isn’t enough. Homes need specially designed ventilation systems to circulate air properly and ensure that …

The Cooling Season In Northern Indiana And Southwest Michigan May Be Near The End, But Preventive Maintenance Should Not Be Ignored

As the end of summer draws near, you might think there’s no need to have your cooling system serviced because it will soon be dormant for the winter. But preventive maintenance shouldn’t be ignored — it’s never too late to prevent damage or breakdowns.  

A/C Preventive Maintenance Time Is Now, Before The Heat Really Hits

Ever hear the old one about “out of sight, out of mind?” Most people don’t spend a lot of time thinking about the inner workings of their A/C systems. That’s fine, until the A/C stops working. The aggravation of living without A/C can be avoided by scheduling an annual preventative maintenance checkup of your air conditioning system, before you need to …

Furnace Replacement Looking Inevitable: Some Signs

You keep up with preventive maintenance, keep your HVAC system tuned up and cleaned and use your energy wisely to reduce the strain on your furnace. No matter how many steps you take to increase its life span, eventually furnace replacement will become inevitable. So how do you know when your current unit is just calling for a little attention …

Keep Your Furnace Running Efficiently This Winter

No matter what time of year it is, it’s never too late to properly maintain your furnace. Proper care and preventive maintenance will keep a furnace running smoothly. Now is not the time for a breakdown. Preventive maintenance is typically performed in the fall, allowing professionals to catch any minor problems before they turn into major ones, as well as …