Entries by Matt Connolly

Presents Service Techs Would Love

When you go hunting for holiday presents for your friends and family, who are you typically shopping for? We’re guessing your parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles, cousins, siblings, and close friends, at the least. But what about getting something for the guy who replaced your water heater or for the woman who repaired your furnace? […]

Things Everyone Should Know About Portable Heaters

In an effort to save money on heating their homes, many people have started using portable heaters to provide direct warmth two rooms in their home. Now, while they seem to be energy efficient and economical, you should take precautions before beginning to use one. Here are a few things everyone should know about portable […]

How to Keep Your Home Cool During Thanksgiving

Have any of your Thanksgiving dinners ended with guests sweating at the table or running outside to cool down and escape from how hot the house is? That could be because you’re letting your home get too warm as the day goes on. In order to keep your home cool during Thanksgiving, follow these tips.  […]

Things to Never Have Near Your Thermostat

Isn’t it frustrating when you’re freezing in your home, but your heat doesn’t kick on? It’s almost as bad as when your heat does turn on, but you’re sitting there sweating because it’s already warm. Before you go thinking something is wrong with your heating system itself, you should take a look at where you […]

Where to Insulate Your Home

We’re guessing that when you hear the word insulation, you think of travel mugs that keep your coffee hot and lunch boxes that keep the kids’ snacks cold. But when’s the last time you thought about the insulation in your home? With winter fast approaching, you’ll want to make sure you stay as warm and […]

Heating Your Home with Clean Air in Mind

There are fewer things cozier than gathering around the fireplace with some blankets and hot cocoa. If you’re looking to roast chestnuts on an open fire and warm yourself up, we’d hope you’d like to avoid breathing in any carcinogens from the flames. That being the case, you should be heating your home with clear […]