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Installing an Anti-Scalding Device Can Keep Your Hands Burn Free

Unfortunately, scalding tap water is a hazard in many modern homes, especially for the elderly, disabled, or very young children. A few key tips can practically eliminate the risk of burns,

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Flushing Items Down the Toilet Can Cause Big Problems — Here’s a List

Most of us know that the main purpose of the toilet is to get rid of human waste. Unfortunately, some people use their toilet as a garbage disposal and end up flushing

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Will a Heat Pump Keep You Warm in Your Tucson Home?

Although heat pumps can provide efficient heating and cooling for homes all over the United States, they are best suited to warmer regions like Tucson’s desert climate. This is because

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How a Programmable Thermostat Can Help You Keep Warm

Many homes have upgraded to programmable thermostats, but if you haven’t buying one should be one of the first things on your to-do list. Programmable thermostats are affordable, easy to use

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Choosing a New Furnace: Some Tips

It’s hard to admit that summer is coming to an end, but with cold days and even colder nights ahead, it’s time to start thinking about your heating system. If

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Seal Up Air Leaks for Heating Season — or Anytime

The beautiful Tucson cold season is right around the corner, and lowering your heating expenses may be easier than you think. One of the simplest, most inexpensive ways to save

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Which Is the Right Furnace Filter?

Regularly changing the furnace filter is important to the efficient operation of your HVAC system.There are several types of furnace filters available to the homeowner. The minimum efficiency reporting value (MERV)

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Try Out These Simple Energy-Saving Tips

As residents of the Tucson area, we’re lucky to enjoy relatively mild, dry winters during a typical year, but our hot summers mean skyrocketing temperatures. These extremes can shoot your

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5 Plants That Decrease Toxins in Your Home

You will typically find more air pollution in your indoor air than you will find outside. While home air purifiers can make it easier to breath, there are also houseplants

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Lots of Insulation Choices: Get the Right Type for Tucson

Adding insulation to your home’s attic and exterior walls will immediately reduce your utility bills and improve indoor comfort. Therefore, the careful selection of insulating material is important to maximize

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