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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

  • Time For A Replacement? How To Care For Your New Boiler

    1 September 2018

    If you're going to be having a new boiler installed before winter, you're making a big investment in your home. To protect that investment, you want to make sure you take the proper steps to care of it. Here are some tips that will help you care for your new boiler. Give It Plenty of Ventilation Once your boiler is installed by a company like Boiler Services, Inc., you'll want to give it plenty of ventilation.

  • 3 Reasons To Regularly Fill In Cracks In Your Pavement

    1 September 2018

    An asphalt driveway can be an attractive and affordable way to maintain access to your home. It's important that you invest time in regular maintenance if your want your asphalt driveway to withstand the test of time. Filling in cracks in the pavement is a simple task that can have some significant benefits. Be sure that you are engaging in regular crack filling to keep your driveway structurally sound well into the future.

  • Why Is The Furnace Rattling?

    14 July 2018

    It may be summer and hot in most parts of the country, but a pre-winter furnace check is always a good idea. However, if you've turned on your furnace only to hear a bunch of rattling sounds, you need help before you turn it on again.  Rattling can be caused by a minor issue, or it could be an indication that something is very wrong with the furnace. In either case, you need to call a repair company quickly.

  • Aspen Tree Not Looking Good? 3 Things That May Be Wrong With It

    7 June 2018

    If you have an aspen tree in your yard and it is not looking very good, this could be due to many things. To help you determine what you should do below are three common diseases and insects that bother an aspen tree and what you can do to take care of these problems. Aphids Aphids, also known as plant lice, are insects that can be found on a variety of trees.

  • What To Look For In A New Lawn Mower

    23 April 2018

    A manicured lawn can add to the beauty and serenity of your home. To care for your grass properly, you need to trim it on a regular basis. This is best done with the help of a lawnmower. There are many mowers available on the market, so finding the machine that will best meet your mowing needs is essential. Keep these things in mind as you look for a new mower to help you care for your lawn this summer.