Time to Switch Your Ceiling Fan’s Spin One of the least expensive ways to cool a room or a house is ventilation. So open those windows if you can! Then enhance your home’s ventilation with a ceiling or attic fan. Ceiling fans are great for moving the air and creating a breeze in an otherwise […]
As this reminder point out, federal and often state, tax credits are available to offset a good portion of your casino jameshallison geothermal installation. It”s a cheerful thought from our friends at WaterFurnace. It”s great to start the planning process now for a new geo system that can be installed either this fall (if weather […]
Recently, Angela Hicks, the founder of Angie’s List, wrote in the Indianapolis Star (her hometown paper) about the many benefits to heat pump units (like Mitsubishishi’s Mr. Slim, which we love). She did a very good job of explaining why people are choosing heat pumps over traditional air conditioning units, and how they save money […]
Humble air conditioning’s main benefit is that it keeps us cool. But I came across this article in The Baltimore Sun that points out another way A/C might be incredibly useful—when you want to sell your home. These days, the weather is getting more extreme and it’s now common to have air conditioning even in […]
Renewable Energy Vermont has posted a really concise and helpful sheet on geothermal heating and cooling. Download it here. If you want to look through their website, which is also quite good, you’ll find compelling statements such as: “Because a properly designed and installed geothermal system can offer much better efficiencies than electric or gas […]
We love Mitsubishi! Great products, great sense of humor! Reduce your energy consumption, save money on your energy costs AND enjoy cool comfort in your home. These systems make it easy to adapt your home to fit your ever-changing needs, automatically adjusting to changing conditions to deliver ideal comfort! See Jerry”s split personality explanation.
A brand new heat pump for residential and light commercial use is now available for easy installation and, unlike previous models, the FE-18 from Mitsubishi works super efficiently in frigid weather. Where a typical heat pump would only provide 60% heat capacity at 17° (and might not even operate when the temperatures fall below zero), […]
“Split System” Heat Pumps for Year Round Comfort and Extraordinary Efficiency A split system heat pump keeps homes comfortable all year long. In summer, it draws heat out of your home to cool it. In the winter, it draws heat from outside air into your home to warm it. Outside air always has heat in […]