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How good is your home heating system? Does it warm up the whole house on a cold day? Does it cost more than you think it should to get enough heat in the winter? Are you thinking about switching to an alternative heating system? Do you want to upgrade to a newer heating system? I started this blog to talk about the different alternatives for heating your home. Find out when it’s time to upgrade your heating unit and when you can make modifications or repairs to your old unit to improve its efficiency or keep it going a while longer. Also, check out the pros and cons of different alternative heating options from geothermal units to pellet stoves. Your home heating answers are here!

Home Heating Hints

  • Three Tips To Help You With The Construction Of A Small Simple Home

    19 October 2015

    If you want to have a simple life, with little debt, you may want to consider sustainable living solutions. This does not mean that you have to live in a tiny shack in the woods with no power or modern utilities. You can build a small, simple and practical home with everything you need. Here are some tips to help you with the design of a small home with all the essential features you want and need:

  • Is There Ice In Your Air Conditioner? Here Is What You Should Know

    1 October 2015

    Ice formation on an air conditioner's coils during winter is nothing unusual. With low winter temperatures and the availability of moisture in the air, it is something that is bound to happen. What is unusual is ice formation on the coils when environmental temperatures are way above freezing temperatures. This is a clear sign of a faulty air conditioner.   Your air conditioner is low on refrigerant The refrigerant is what cools the air passing over the coils.

  • Painting A Room With Carpeting? Learn How To Protect It

    16 September 2015

    When painting inside a home with carpeting, you need to be careful about spilling paint on the floor. While it is easy to wipe up paint splatter from a hardwood floor, it can be incredibly difficult to get a carpet clean after paint gets into the carpet fibers. Here are some tips for protecting your carpeting from paint. Prepare The Baseboard And Room Perimeter You want you give yourself enough room around the perimeter so that you can properly protect the floors.

  • 2 Commonly Asked Questions About Cooling A Home

    28 August 2015

    Keeping your house cool in the summer without raising your electric bill can be a mystery to some people. Although your bill may rise a little bit, you shouldn't have to break the bank to try and keep yourself and your family cool. Here are some commonly asked questions about cooling your home. Is It More Expensive To Power A Ceiling Fan, These Also Use Electricity As Well? Although ceiling fans do use electricity, it is far cheaper to use a ceiling fan during the day than it is to turn the AC up.

  • 3 Costly Mistakes You Need To Avoid With Your Water Well

    13 August 2015

    As a business owner, there are certain responsibilities and expenses you are going to incur. One of those expenses is maintaining your well. There are certain things you need to do to prevent contaminating your well and causing a ton of problems for your well and the wells of those nearby. Here are a few things you need to keep in mind to prevent making a mistake that could cost you dearly.