Heating and Cooling Systems

Here’s all the information you need to know about the heating and cooling systems in your home.

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    Can An Air Purifier Kill Germs in the Air?

    We clear the air on this important topic.

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    This Simple Product Makes Your Furnace Filter Smarter

    The best thing you can do to avoid furnace problems is to change your furnace filter, but that can be...

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    11 Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality — And 2 You Can Skip

    Many homes have less than ideal indoor air quality. Learn 11 effective ways to improve the indoor air quality in...

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    Why Freon Is Being Phased Out (and Why You Should Care)

    January 2020 marked the end of all production and import of Freon into the U.S. Here's why that's happening and...

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    Google Nest Thermostats: Learning vs. Thermostat E

    Trying to figure out which smart thermostat is right for you? This Google Nest Thermostat review outlines the differences in...

    10 Ways to Insulate Your Home Without Opening Up Walls

    Don't live in an under-insulted home just because you don't want to destroy your walls.

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    Does Adjusting Your Thermostat Really Save You Money?

    If you're looking to cut down on your energy bills, thermostat set-backs are a great place to start. Here's why:

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    Space Heater Safety Tips

    Space heaters can boost home warmth, but they can cause fires if you aren't careful. Here are 10 space heater...

    How To Install Electric Heaters

    Learn about running a separate electrical circuit for the heater, running cables, plus how to size the electric heater for...

    10 Products to Make Your Home Less Dry in Winter

    Dry air is a part of winter. But when it consumes your home, it can cause or aggravate respiratory problems,...

    The Pros and Cons of Constantly Running Your HVAC Fan

    These are the pros and cons of continuously running your HVAC.

    The Best Space Heater for Every Room

    For extra warmth where you need it most, our guide will help you find the best space heater to keep...

    13 Silent Signs Your Furnace is Failing

    If your furnace is beginning to show signs that it's struggling to keep up with maintaining a comfortable temperature, you'd...

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    What is the Best Temperature for a House in Winter

    Heating the home during winter is crucial to comfy living. Learn what the best temperature is to set your thermostat...

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    5 Most Common Heating Problems

    Don't be left out in the cold. Learn more about common heating problems, what causes them, and some solutions here.

    Why Are Some Rooms in My House Way Hotter (Or Colder) Than Others?

    Heating and cooling systems in a home are complicated. Learn more about making sure your AC system is balanced here.

    Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Plug Space Heaters Into Power Strips

    Before you plug one in, know this: Heating is the second leading cause of house fires (behind cooking), according to...

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    Do It Yourself Furnace Maintenance Will Save A Repair Bill

    Save money and increase your heating system's efficiency and comfort by following these simple steps to keep your furnace in...

    28 Helpful Tips for Doing DIY Work Alone

    When a project requires extra hands but there aren’t any available (or you’re too stubborn to ask for help!), try...

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    16 Ways to Warm Up a Cold Room That Actually Work

    Learn how to warm up a room without using a plug-in electric heater. Consider built-in radiant floor or ceiling heating,...

    Everything to Know About Ductless Mini Splits

    Whether you’re finishing a basement area, adding new space or just upgrading your home’s HVAC system, you owe it to...

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    5 Heating Myths You Really Need to Stop Believing

    We debunk some pretty common myths about what does and doesn't heat a house efficiently.

    10 Products to Help You Stay Warm This Winter

    These high-tech items will keep you warm and snug all season long.

    Get Smart Home Ready With a Connected Thermostat

    Have you been thinking of getting a smart thermostat?
    Here’s why you should make the switch.

    19 Frightening Fantastic DIY Duct Tape Halloween Costumes

    Who’s got the best DIY costumes? The kids from Destination Imagination every year. Each year Destination Imagination holds a Duct...

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    Why You Need to Check Your Chimney Before You Cozy Up to the Fireplace

    It's that time of year again! If you have a fireplace, here's a quick way to tell if your chimney...

    How to Choose the Best Wifi Thermostat

    Is a Wi-Fi enabled thermostat right for you?