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Troubleshoot Common A/C Problems In Preparation for Cooling Season

The long, hot Tucson cooling season is just around the corner, and your air conditioner will be working 24/7 to keep you cool. Common A/C problems during the hottest time of the

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One or Two-Stage Furnace? Find Out Which One’s Right For You

The mild winter climate in Tucson makes a two-stage furnace an ideal appliance for heating your home. If you need to replace your existing gas furnace, it makes a lot

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Using a Humidifier Can Boost Comfort, Health In Your Tucson Home

If your skin is itching and the sparks flying indoors this winter, it’s probably time to think about using a humidifier to add more moisture to your air. The humidity

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Worried About a Power Outage? Consider a Backup Generator

Many modern Arizona homes absolutely rely upon their air conditioning system for comfort and even safety during the sweltering hot Southwest summer. That’s why when the power goes out, it

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Breathe Easier, Boost Efficiency with the Proper Ventilation System

With energy efficiency being an important consideration in the building/remodeling of today’s homes, many are closed up and insulated to the point of being almost totally airtight. While this is

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Winterize Your Way to Savings and Comfort In Your Tucson Home

Our Southern Arizona winters tend to be mild compared to those of our friends up north, yet we still need to keep our houses warm and cozy, especially during the

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Allergies Leaving You Breathless? Follow These 5 Indoor Air Quality Tips

Thanks to the recent changes in construction methods and new and improved building materials, today’s homes are more efficient and airtight than ever before. The result is lower energy costs

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A Programmable Thermostat Works Differently With a Heat Pump

If you heat your Tucson area home or business with a heat pump, make sure that you are programming it correctly to balance comfort and energy savings. Moreover, if you

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The Ceiling Fans in Your Tucson Home: Optimizing Both Comfort and Savings

The summer heat in Tucson is legendary, but easier to manage when you combine ceiling fans with your home’s cooling system. Although all fans make you feel cooler, those that

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Vacationing? Take Care Of These Home-Maintenance Musts Before You Leave

Getting out of Tucson for part of the summer is on many people’s lists of must-do activities for a reprieve from the heat. Before you go, attending to some home-maintenance

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