3 Lifesaving Tips for Trick-or-Treaters This Halloween

Essential Halloween Safety Tips The crisp fall aroma and sharpening cold air grabs at you when walk out to go trick-or-treating with the kids.  The neighborhoods flood with children at dusk on the quest to fill their bags up brimming with candy and parade their favorite character.  It is easy to get absorbed in the excitement of the moment and let some safety precautions go lax.  Halloween is one of the most dangerous nights of the year for children so take a second to brush up on Halloween safety before you get wrapped up in all of the fun of
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Free HVAC Inspections for Colorado Flood Victims

The flooding in Colorado has been the worst natural disaster to hit the United States in recent memory. By now, those of us who haven’t experienced the destruction caused by the flooding first hand have at least seen pictures of highways literally being washed away and heard stories about the thousands of people who have lost their homes, but there is one seemingly minor problem associated with flooding that many people have overlooked: the damage that it can do to a home’s HVAC system. It only takes a small amount of water to damage an HVAC system and make it
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Help Smith and Willis Donate to Colorado Flood Victims

The 2013 Colorado Floods The 2013 Colorado floods have been one of the worst natural disasters to hit the state in decades. So far, the record-setting rains and subsequent flooding have inundated over 1,500 square miles of land and 17 counties. Nearly 2,000 homes have been destroyed, thousands more have been damaged and at least eight people have been killed. Naturally, hundreds more are still unaccounted for. Even though things are getting better thanks to floodwaters finally beginning to recede and the largest aerial rescue effort since Hurricane Katrina, the shock of what has happened and what continues to happen
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7 Tips to Cut Your Energy Costs

People are always looking for ways to save money, and one of the best ways to do that is to lower your energy bill.  That may sound like something that is easier said than done, but there are several things you can do to lower the amount of energy your household uses each month and save a little bit of cash. Here are just seven things you and your family can do to cut down on energy costs. Adjust Your Thermostat. You can save energy by allowing your home to get warmer in the summer and cooler in the winter.
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Smart Home Remote Systems Save You on Your Energy Bill

Nexia Home Intelligence Will Keep Your Home Safe and Comfortable for Less According to the Department of Energy heating and cooling accounts for around 56 percent of the typical American home’s energy bill.  Reducing your use of your HVAC system can save you substantial money. Don’t worry though, this doesn’t mean that you have to suffer during sweltering summers or bundle up during the winter. These savings can be achieved through more efficient use of your thermostat so that your home is cooled or heated only when you are actually there. The Department of Energy estimates that effective use of
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Why hire a HVAC specialist instead of a handyman for repairs?

3 Reasons Why You Need a Qualified HVAC Specialist Maintaining a home can be very costly, tempting many home owners to save wherever they can.  One possible cost-cutting maneuver is to use a local handyman for repairs rather than a qualified HVAC specialist. This can save money in the short-term but overall you are much better off hiring a qualified HVAC specialist: this protects both you and your home from extra costs. Here are a few of the most important reasons why you should pay a little extra for an experienced professional.  An HVAC contractor will be licensed through the
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How to Set Your Thermostat to Save You Money in the Heat

As much as people seem to love the summer season, many don’t love the heat so much. The warm weather at the end of May or the beginning of June is usually a nice change from the cold winter weather and the moderate spring weather, but by July or August the heat can become unbearable for some people. Air conditioning can help beat the heat, but it can also be a strain on one’s energy bill if it’s used too often. Fortunately, saving money on your energy bill while remaining comfortable in your own home this summer is entirely possible
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Affordable Ways to Reduce In-Home Allergens and Indoor Air Pollution

Reduce In-Home Allergens with a Whole Home Air Purification System   When most people think about home comfort, the first thing that comes to mind is temperature. That is important during the summer, but another aspect that is very important is air quality. Indoor air pollution can be a serious problem for those with allergies, asthma or other respiratory problems, and while an air conditioner offers some air filtration and dehumidification, that’s not its primary function. Air conditioners keep a home cool, but those who want to truly improve the air quality in their homes should invest in a whole home
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A quick checklist to know when to call in an HVAC specialist for a/c repairs

Nobody likes to think about losing their air conditioning in the heat of the summer.  Colorado can get brutally hot especially in Denver and on the plains even into late September, making people get their A/C repaired as soon as possible after it breaks down. Here is a quick checklist to know when to call your Denver HVAC company. Sometimes problems with your air conditioner can be solved without having to call a professional. Before you make that call, make sure you check out these things first. 1. Check The Thermostat One of the most common reasons why an air
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How to Choose a Reliable Commercial Denver HVAC Contractor

A building’s HVAC system is incredibly important. A well-installed system can mean the difference between a comfortable and well-ventilated home or office and living in a stuffy environment that is uncomfortable and possibly unhealthy. Naturally, this means that choosing the right commercial HVAC contractor for your needs should be a top priority. Here are a few tips that will help you make this important decision. 1. Do Plenty of Research As with any professional business, you will need to perform as much research as you can before deciding if an HVAC professional is right for your needs. Start with a
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