April 21, 2014

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It’s Not Too Late to Get Your Flu Shot!

If you haven’t caught the flu this year, you’re not in the clear – according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the flu season can extend into May. In Lorain County in 2012, there were 166 flu cases reported, a dramat… Read More…

Duct Cleaning Should Be On The Agenda When You Notice Problems

You may have heard that duct cleaning is the path to better indoor air quality and energy efficiency in your home. However, the U.S. EPA recommends that unless you have verified that mold is growing in the ducts, you have evidence of rodents or insects living in the ducts, or dust and debris are blowing Read More…

Put Safety First When Operating A Gas Furnace

If you operate a gas furnace in your Cleveland-area home, you can rest assured you’ve chosen one of the safest and most efficient ways to keep your family warm this winter. However, whenever combustible gas is burned inside the house, certain precautions should be taken to ensure the safety of your home and family. Follow Read More…

Improve Energy Savings With A Whole-House View

As you know, the Cleveland area can get awfully cold during the winter. You can’t be blamed for blasting your heating system in an attempt to warm up. The good news is that you can give your heating system a break and improve energy savings around your home by following some of these tips: Service Read More…

3 Must-Have Furnace Features To Look For When Upgrading

If you have made the decision to upgrade your heating system this fall, you’ll soon learn that there are quite a few new energy-efficient furnace features on the market. Because you have so many choices, it can be difficult to know where to begin. When you work with your trusted HVAC contractor and look for the Read More…

Use Information From A Professional Energy Audit To Boost Savings

Are you looking for ways to improve energy savings in your Cleveland-area home? If so, you should schedule a professional energy audit. It will help determine where and how your home is losing energy and what you can do to reduce those energy losses. The process of a professional energy audit A professional energy auditor will Read More…

Got Any Of These Plumbing Problems? Here Are Some Expert Solutions

  In the greater Cleveland area, as anywhere, you’re likely at one time or another to experience plumbing problems. We know that most homeowners have little or no experience with these issues, and that they can be aggravating to say the least. Here are a few of the most common problems you may encounter in your Read More…

Winterize Your Home In Greater Cleveland : 3 Tips That Get Results

If you winterize your home this fall, you’ll be prepared for the cold temperatures that Mother Nature will throw your way. The three most important tips to buttoning up for winter include sealing air leaks, adding insulation and having your furnace serviced.  1. Sealing air leaks Check your window frames outdoors for cracks between the frame and Read More…

5 Reasons To Service Your Plumbing System

Most homeowners tend to take their home’s plumbing for granted. As long as it’s doing its job, what’s there to worry about? Other than the possibility of freezing pipes when the temperatures flirt with zero, your plumbing is out of sight, out of mind. However, plumbing maintenance is very important, and here’s five reasons why. Prevent or Read More…

Need To Replace Your Furnace This Year? Expert Tips To Make A Timely Decision

With another Lake Erie winter not far in the future, it’s time to prepare yourself for the cold by making sure that your furnace is in proper working order. If it’s not, then you may have to replace your furnace this year. Follow these tips to figure out if you need to replace your furnace Read More…