Your central air conditioning system can last 15 years or so, according to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) – but only if it is well maintained.
If you’re considering a new central air conditioning or mini-split system and haven’t shopped for one in a while, you may be surprised at how many acronyms you’ll encounter along the way.
One of the most cost-effective and simple ways to cut your energy bills – this summer and beyond – is to install a programmable thermostat in your home; in fact, the EPA estimates that you can save up to $180 every year just by installing one and using it effectively.
If you’re ready for a new home cooling system and it has been a while since you’ve shopped for one, you’re probably in for two surprises. First, you’ll quickly learn that today’s high-efficiency cooling options offer better performance and higher efficiency than ever before – and second, that the price of those performance improvements is a more complicated buying experience.
People sometimes ask us, “Is an air conditioner tune-up really necessary every year?
Our answer is always the same, in capital letters, with an exclamation point: “YES!”
An indirect-fired water heater is one of the smartest ways to heat the water in your home – but many people don’t know much about this energy efficient option.
Winter is in full swing here in Long Island, and with it come winter energy bills.
If you want to keep those bills as low as possible, investing in an upgrade for older furnace or boiler is a good way to go…
Your furnace has gotten quite a workout so far this winter – chances are it’s been running almost continuously, especially during the record-cold temperatures early in the year.
Frozen water pipes can create costly problems in your North Fork home, ranging from simple flood damage to mold growth and more.
If you have a water faucet that flows weakly or sporadically, you might think you have a problem with your faucet or with the water pressure in your home – and you may in fact be right.