Category Air Conditioning and Heating

What Are Energy Efficient Windows and Doors?

As windows and doors can bring wonderful sunlight and provide access points into our homes, they are also the source of energy loss in the house. A window’s energy efficiency can be improved by installing storm windows, sealing air leaks by caulking and weather-stripping, and adding window treatments or coverings. When a door is old […]

How to Fix Common AC Problems

As the temperatures continue to rise this month, it is important to make sure your AC is working properly. If you notice some issues with your air conditioning unit there are steps you can take before you hire a professional to look at it. Check out these DIY fixes that can save you time and […]

Technology That Can Make Your Home Greener

Heating, cooling, electricity, water usage – all of this can add up, especially if you live in the desert. If you want to make your home more environmentally and financially friendly but don’t know where to start, look no further.  Technology is here to the rescue! Here are some gadgets, apps, and hacks that can […]

Installing Proper Insulation

Now that it is finally getting cooler, weatherizing your home for the cooler months may be beneficial to you. Keeping your home comfortable and preventing the temperature from fluctuating from outside weather can be solved by installing insulation. Insulation slows down the transfer of heat, so warm air inside won’t permeate through the walls as […]

5 Signs You Should Replace Your Air Conditioning System

REPLACING YOUR AIR CONDITIONING SYSTEM As the temperatures in Arizona rise, your HVAC system is put more and more to the test. If you have been considering replacing your current system, the beginning of the summer before the weather gets too hot is the perfect time. In the long run it is more beneficial to […]

Home Energy Swaps That Could Save You Money

Did you know that as much as 43% of a home’s monthly utility bill can be attributed solely to heating and air conditioning? This number is especially important in Arizona, where we experience extreme temperatures year-round. Phoenix also receives an average of 299 sunny days a year, which is great for our tourism industry – […]

The New Wave of Smart, Home Energy Saving Devices

The movement towards creating a smart energy home is in full swing. We do just about everything you can image with our smart phones and tablets these days, and controlling our home temperature, appliances, and lighting is no exception now. See the features and benefits of some smart home energy devices and how they will […]