Skip to content
Service in Just Hours!
618.217.1836
Service Finance Available Learn More »
Service in Just Hours!

HVAC Service Quotes And Your Road To Savings: Tips On How To Read Them

Your HVAC system is what keeps your home comfortable.  Because of the important role it plays in you and your family’s comfort, it can be a major expense when your system needs repairs or an upgrade.  When you’re reviewing HVAC service quotes, it’s essential to be able to interpret them so that you get the…

Read More

Getting A Radiant System? Great — But Do Your Homework

Making the decision to switch to radiant heating can be a money-saving addition to your renovation project. It’s not a decision to be taken lightly, as there are things about these systems that need to be taken into account before installation. Knowing what to look for and expect can prevent surprises along the way, and…

Read More

Buttoning Up Your Home For Cold Weather: 19 Tips

With winter on its way, here are some tips to help keep your home warm and energy efficient for when the cold weather arrives: Change Your Furnace Filter:  If too much debris has collected, your heating system has to use more energy to push air through. Dress Warmer:  This lets you lower your thermostat while…

Read More

Getting A Grip On Your Heating Costs

Living in the Midwest, you know that finding ways to manage heating costs is a priority every winter. In fact, heating costs often comprise well over half of a homeowner’s total energy budget, so it’s wise to figure out how you can reduce heating costs, without impacting home comfort. There are a variety of ways…

Read More

Programmable Thermostat Selection In 3 Easy Steps

You can save about 10 percent utility costs during the cooling months by turning up your thermostat 10 degrees for eight hours a day, according to the federal Energy Savers program. The same applies during the heating months by turning back the thermostat for eight hours. By incorporating the right programmable thermostat into your daily…

Read More

Thermostat Selection — Smart Options And Features To Keep In Mind

It is easy to view your thermostat as simply the device that turns your heat or air conditioning on and off. For all intents and purposes, that’s their primary function, but modern thermostats offer a world of additional features. This makes thermostat selection a key part of your overall home-comfort strategy. Some estimates put the…

Read More

Upgrading To A Smart Programmable Thermostat? Now That’s Using Your Head

Upgrading to a smart programmable thermostat is a wise decision that benefits the environment and your wallet. Programmable thermostats allow you to pre-set the temperature in your home based on your daily and weekly schedules. While this saves energy dollars by cutting back the heating or air conditioning when home occupants are not home or…

Read More

A Correctly Programmed Thermostat Can Help You Save

Some 42 percent of home energy costs are directly related to heating and cooling, according to the Energy Information Administration. A correctly programmed thermostat can help cut some of those energy costs, but it takes knowing how to use your programmable thermostat in order to realize those savings. Programmable thermostats let you program set your…

Read More

Why Go WiFi? 5 Things These Thermostats Can Do For You

One of the best opportunities to save money and improve the comfort of your home is with a WiFi thermostat. Here are five reasons that might convince you to switch. 1. Remote access to thermostat: Imagine being able to access your thermostat and change its settings when you’re not home. A WiFi thermostat allows you…

Read More