5 Signs That Your Furnace Needs To Be Replaced … Fast!
Think about it, do you even know how old your furnace is? Was it in your house when you bought it or did you install it yourself? If it’s been having some problems and you’re not sure whether you should repair or replace it, check out these 5 signs to see if you need to […]
What Is The Best Heating System For Your Home?
Maybe you’re buying a new home. Maybe your current heating system is due for an upgrade and you’re considering exploring other HVAC options. Whatever the reason you’re in the market for a new heating system or fuel source, this is your guide to making sure that you choose the best option for your home. Let’s […]
Posted on: February 12th, 2017 | In: Heating
Choosing The Best Fuel Source For Your Home
Whether you just bought a new home and are considering your HVAC options, or you simply are unsatisfied with your current heating fuel source, knowing an overview of the 3 main fuel sources you can use to heat your home is important. Sure, you know that electricity, natural gas, and oil are your options, but […]
Should You Convert From Oil to Gas Heating? Tips for MA Homeowners
For the last decade, oil has been more expensive than gas. Thanks to this, around 50% of Americans use natural gas to heat their homes, while only 8% use oil. But if you don’t already have gas in your home, it can be an investment and a pain in the butt to switch. In summary: […]
Posted on: January 25th, 2017 | In: Heating
How to Know if You Qualify for Mass Save Rebates in Massachusetts
What is Mass Save? Mass Save is an initiative focused on making more homes and businesses energy-efficient in their heating and cooling systems. It is funded by some of the state’s natural gas and electric utility providers to help homeowners save energy and money. Who Is Mass Save? The companies that fund Mass Save rebates […]
How To Tell When Your Mini Split Needs Maintenance
Not many things other than wine and cheese get better with age. HVAC systems are no exception. But you can make sure that your ductless mini splits don’t go bad, with proper cleanliness and maintenance. New systems don’t have any dust or pollutants clogging their filters, and their pieces aren’t worn out. To keep your […]
Ductless Mini Splits 101: A Introduction for Homeowners in RI and MA
Welcome to Mini Splits 101 So you’re looking for a new way to heat and cool your home and you’re thinking about ductless mini splits. But you may be asking yourself, what in the world is a mini split and how does it work? Well, you’ve come to the right place. Learn more about ductless […]
The New Homeowners Intro to Heating: Furnaces, Boilers & Ductless Heat Pumps, Oh My!
Congratulations! You’re a new homeowner. That’s a big exciting step in your life! You can paint the rooms any color you like or throw parties without bothering your downstairs neighbor! But as Uncle Ben wisely told Spiderman, “With great power comes great responsibility.” And one of the responsibilities of becoming a new homeowner is [...] read more
Posted on: December 5th, 2016 | In: Heating
Gas Boiler vs. Oil Boiler: How to Pick the Best Home Heating Option (in RI/MA)
Maybe you just bought a home in Rhode Island or Massachusetts. Maybe you’re building a home in New England. Maybe you’re planning on totally overhauling your home’s HVAC system. Whatever the case, you’re trying to decide between a gas boiler and an oil boiler. But you’re not an HVAC specialist; you don’t know the [...] read more
Posted on: November 15th, 2016 | In: Heating
Breathe Better Air: The Unexpected Benefit of Ductless Mini Splits
If you know anything about ductless mini splits, you probably know the basics: they can heat and cool your house, they’re energy efficient, let you customize temperature zones, and—best of all—give you low energy bills. But that’s not all they do! There are other great benefits to having ductless mini splits, and one of [...] read more