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4 Problems Caused by an Improperly Sized HVAC System

4 Problems Caused by an Improperly Sized HVAC System

When you buy a new HVAC system for your Oak Ridge, Tennessee, home, the installer will need to determine what the best size should be. Size certainly matters when it comes to HVAC systems, and not necessarily the way you may expect it to. In fact, an HVAC system that...

Enjoy More Effective Heating with These Tips

Enjoy More Effective Heating with These Tips

The winter months in East Tennessee are a never-ending battle against the cold - and high utility bills. In fact, heating accounts for about 34 percent of all the energy used by the average home in Tennessee. Fortunately, there are several ways you can arm yourself in...

8 Steps to Take to Create an Energy-Saving Home This Fall

8 Steps to Take to Create an Energy-Saving Home This Fall

Want to save money, stay comfortable, and shrink your carbon footprint this fall? Discover how programming your thermostat, getting smarter with your home lighting, replacing inefficient appliances, and other strategies can help you create a more energy-saving Oak...

4 Reasons to Get Duct Cleaning Before Winter

4 Reasons to Get Duct Cleaning Before Winter

With winter fast approaching the Oak Ridge, Tennessee, area, it's time to think about seasonal maintenance tasks that will help prepare your system for the challenges ahead. There are several compelling reasons to include a duct cleaning in your home maintenance...

The Five Best Types of Air Quality Systems

The Five Best Types of Air Quality Systems

Pollution doesn't just affect outdoor environments. The air inside our homes can become polluted as well. Home is where we cook, clean, house our pets, and, typically, rely on an HVAC system to filter and circulate the air. For homeowners in Knoxville, Tennessee,...

Saving Energy in Spring and Summer

Saving Energy in Spring and Summer

The weather in Oak Ridge, Tennessee is sunny and beautiful in spring and summer. Unfortunately, all those warm days can force you to use your air conditioner more, increasing your utility bills. The increased wear on your HVAC system could shorten its life and cause...

Top Tips for Keeping Allergies at Bay in the Spring

Top Tips for Keeping Allergies at Bay in the Spring

Seasonal allergies can produce a wide range of symptoms, including runny noses, red and itchy eyes and coughing. Taking steps to protect yourself and your family from pollutants and allergens inside your home can have real and positive effects on comfort and health....

What’s New With Heat Pumps, AC Systems, and Furnaces?

What’s New With Heat Pumps, AC Systems, and Furnaces?

When it comes to HVAC systems and their components, technology is growing by leaps and bounds. New Knoxville homes are being built with the most up-to-the-minute improvements in furnaces, heat pumps, and AC systems, and older homes are being upgraded and improved,...