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Whole House Fans

Everett Barber believes that air conditioning is installed in a lot of homes unnecessarily.

“One important point to remember is that humans lived without air conditioning for millennia,” says Barber, co-author of Convert Your Home to Solar Energy. “So, on a hot day, when someone says ‘How...

Bathroom Remodeling

Home Sweet Home can harbor many dangers that are easy to put off fixing or overlook altogether. Take time to secure your home inside and out to prevent the following top home danger zones from impacting your family’s safety and security.

Insufficient fire protection: Buying a bunch of smoke...

Heating

We all know how expensive it can be to keep a home comfortable year-round. Your home’s heating, cooling and water-heating systems dominate your monthly utility bills, and water heating alone is about 20 percent of your home’s total energy use.

But now there’s a way to manage up to 65% of...

Seasons

Have you ever found yourself struggling to carry on a conversation while competing with the noise of a window AC unit? They can be deafeningly loud, but now thanks to Haier, cool relief from summer heat doesn’t have to come at the price of your peace and quiet.

The Serenity Series Quiet Air...

Heat Pumps

Every home has its hot and cold spots, but you can create continuous comfort with ductless, efficient H2i Hyper-Heating units from Mitsubishi Electric. Redefining the heat pump approach to climate control, H2i uses inverter-driven compressor technology in its outdoor unit to deliver precise...

Air Conditioning Efficiency: How to Lower Home Cooling Costs
Efficient air conditioning is the result of year-round efforts, from pre-season maintenance of your system to smart improvements inside and outside of your home. Take time now to consider the following air conditioning efficiency checklist so that your family is comfortable and your utility...