How To Make Your Home Heating System More Eco-Friendly In 3 Easy Steps

Fall is finally upon us, which means families all across the country will be turning on their home heating systems soon enough. But with an increased emphasis on green living, many homeowners are looking for ways to save energy (and money) without sacrificing comfort. Fortunately, there are a number of ways, ranging from basic to extravagant, to make your fall heating more eco-friendly. Below are three simple steps to reduce your HVAC system’s environmental impact this season. Install a programmable thermostat Just think about the times when you’re at work or your family is asleep: is the heat still set to the same temperature as it is during other times […]

Should You Ever Run Your Dehumidifier In Winter?

Fall is finally here, and that means that homeowners will soon be cranking their furnaces up and running their space heaters to make their homes more comfortable. Space heating alone accounts for around 45% of energy bills, but those extra costs are often accompanied by a lot of dry air. Most of us know that humidifiers can help fix that problem and add moisture when needed. But are there certain cases that might require homeowners to run their residential dehumidifiers during winter? The answer is yes, but only in specific circumstances. If you do need to use residential dehumidifiers during the colder months, you’ll likely need them only in your […]