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How Using a Fireplace Might Affect Your HVAC

A fireplace is a wonderful addition to any house and can be an effective way to help heat your home if used properly. Unfortunately, the reality is that many homeowners are just burning through their savings, sending their energy bill up in smoke, along with their health.

All About Home Humidifiers

Home humidifiers can save you and your home from the negative effects of unhealthy and damaging over-dry air. You will notice the difference in how you feel when your home has the proper level of humidity. You will feel more comfortable and be able to breathe easier.

Evolution of Modern Home Heating

Technology has changed everything drastically over the last 150 years, including the way we heat our homes. The heating systems of today have come a long way from the days of wood-burning stoves, offering a variety of ways to heat modern homes that are both more economic and more ‘green’.

Moving Checklist

Let’s be honest – nobody enjoys moving. It takes a lot of planning, packing and heavy lifting. However, there are ways to make your move easier and more efficient. First, start cleaning out your house of items that you don’t need – saving you time from packing unnecessary things.

5 Smart Ways to Prepare Your Portland Home for Spring and Summer

The grass is green, the days are getting longer, and it’s time for a little spring cleaning! There’s nothing like the sound of the birds chirping to let you know it’s time to freshen up the house and recover from those winter blues that hit the Portland, Oregon area.

Reduce Water Heater Costs

Don’t take a cold shower… or spend lots of money! These steps will not only save you cash – but water, too.

5 Things First-Time Homeowners Need to Know about Heating & Cooling Their New Home

You’ve taken the big leap and purchased your first home in the Portland area—Congratulations! With the new purchase comes a whole new world of adulthood that includes unpacking the multitude of boxes and scheduling regular maintenance appointments with your local heating and cooling company.

Tips for Saving Energy & Money Around Your Home

You home's energy bill is a big chunk of your annual budget. What if you could stop being an energy hog, and save money in the process?

Choosing the Best Heating System for Your Home

Sometimes it’s good to have options, or it can a little overwhelming. Especially when it comes to choosing the right heating system for your Portland home.

The Importance of Sealing Air Leaks in Your Home

If you’re looking for a way to save money on your house going into the new year, one of the easiest do-it-yourself projects you can do is sealing air leaks.