How to clean air ducts yourself

Your ductwork is an important piece of your HVAC system. Duct cleaning can help improve HVAC performance and home air quality. This piece will review the benefits of duct cleaning and provide an overview of how to clean air ducts yourself.  DIY air duct cleaning tools Vaccum Bissell 2252 Affordable Powerful Buy on Amazon Cleaning…

Propane tank size guide

Propane tanks aren’t just for grilling. There are many uses for propane gas, including heating your whole home. Considering buying a new propane tank and not sure what size you need? We’ll give you the lowdown on propane tank sizes below. We’ve got you covered whether you need a propane tank for your space heater…

The Inflation Reduction Act “pumps up” heat pumps

President Joe Biden signed the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 (IRA) into law on August 16. The IRA aims to alleviate inflation by lowering prescription drug prices, reducing the deficit, and halting global warming.  The largest ever federal legislation addressing climate change, the IRA invests $369 billion in clean energy sources and technologies that improve…

Keeping cool in CA amidst potential rolling blackouts

Though Labor Day signals the end of summer for many, California weather shows no signs of cooling. Meteorologists expect temperatures to hit triple digits across the state throughout the holiday weekend and into next week.  On Wednesday, temperatures reached 112℉ in the San Fernando Valley and 123℉ in Death Valley. Anaheim sizzled at 106℉, breaking…

Top 5 best small window AC units

Small window AC units are ideal for renters with compact rooms. They allow you to cool off without making a major investment in your living space. Below, we’re sharing our top picks for small window ACs. Whether value or energy efficiency is your priority, we’ve got the ideal unit for you. Note: These small window…

Record-breaking heat is here to stay, especially at night

Turns out “Endless Summer Nights” is more than just a catchy ‘80s pop ballad. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) recently reported that nighttime temperatures reached an all-time high in July. These warmer nights aren’t just a temporary summer thing. The NOAA says the overnight low in the U.S. has increased an average of…