At one time, a whole-house generator was considered to be a luxury. However, after Hurricane Katrina, the Great Plains tornados and numerous unexpected blackouts, many people have made a backup generator an essential part of their fuel and power strategy. In the event of an extended electricity outage, a standby generator can help reduce the […]
It’s easy to take indoor comfort for granted. As long as our Southern New Jersey homes are cool in summer and warm in winter, it’s all good. But when something disturbs the reliable flow of heated or cooled air, life comes to a standstill. The easiest way to keep South Jersey heat pumps, furnaces and […]
We’ve all heard horror stories about carbon monoxide (CO) and yet many homes in the Pennsauken and Somers Point areas aren’t equipped with carbon monoxide detectors. Carbon monoxide is an invisible, odorless gas that results from the incomplete burning of a fuel. Instead of producing carbon dioxide, the incomplete burning process results in carbon monoxide, […]
Southern New Jersey homeowners looking to reduce their heating costs should consider having a professional home energy evaluation this fall. Why does the season matter? Well, consider the following reasons why it’s important to schedule this crucial audit before winter sets in: Your HVAC System Isn’t Running in the Fall By the time fall rolls […]
Keeping your air conditioner in top shape is a regular chore for any homeowner. An air conditioner keeps your home cool and comfortable, no matter how hot New Jersey summers get. When the Garden State really starts heating up around August, air conditioning is practically a necessity to combat the hot summer weather. However, your […]
Now that the cooling season is well under way, you and your family will also be dealing with high humidity both outside and inside. While there’s nothing you can do about the muggy weather outside, there’s plenty you can do to remove moisture from your indoor air. This will enhance household comfort, improve indoor air […]
If your air conditioner is more than 10 years old, it may be time to replace it. New advances in heating, ventilation and AC technology have improved energy efficiency, performance and humidity control. There are several indicators that your air conditioner may need to be replaced.