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7 Benefits of Investing in a Programmable Thermostat

It might seem like a little detail, but choosing a programmable thermostat that is compatible with your HVAC system is a major decision. There are a variety of different options on the market today, so how do you know which one is right for your heating and cooling equipment? At ServiceMark , we strongly recommend a programmable thermostat if energy

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Air Conditioner SEER & EER Ratings: Definitions & Advantages

When you’re in the process of purchasing a new air conditioner, you will see a big yellow sticker on the unit, telling you the efficiency rating of that specific system. These efficiency ratings play a vital role in determining how much the system costs to purchase and operate. The efficiency of a central air conditioning system is measured by its

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Reduce Home Energy Costs with These Tips

Tips and tricks to help you save energy and money What Causes Spikes in Energy Cost? We know how frustrating it can be to get your energy bill for the month and see a large spike. Most of us are mindful about our energy use, we don’t typically leave the refrigerator open for days or set the AC to 60

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Wintertime Energy Saving Tips

5 ACTION STEPS TO REDUCE ENERGY USE IN THE WINTER 1. Turn down your thermostat to 68 degrees. For each degree you lower the thermostat setting (in the 60 to 70-degree range) you will save 5% of your total heating costs. Hint: wear warm clothing like a sweater and set the thermostat to 68 or lower during the day and

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5 Advantages of Ductless Heating and Cooling Systems

Most people have heard of ductless cooling and heating systems, and they have probably seen the small, indoor devices installed high on walls in homes, restaurants or office buildings. But what do you really know about these systems? 1. THEY OFFER HIGHLY FLEXIBLE SOLUTIONS Whereas traditional heat pumps and central air conditioning systems force cooled and heated air through ducts,

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