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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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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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When Should You Replace Your HVAC System? Tips from Energy Star.

Not Sure What to do With Your HVAC System? Certain signs can indicate that you should start to consider replacing heating and cooling equipment. Replacing, improving and upgrading your home’s HVAC equipment can drastically aid the performance of your overall system and lower your monthly utility costs! If you are concerned with any of the points expressed below it may

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17 Winter Home Maintenance Tips Everyone Should Know

Winter is finally here in full-force and the ServiceMark Heating Cooling & Plumbing team has assembled a common-sense list of proper Home Maintenance items for your review. See how well your home is prepared for cold weather Your Heating System If you haven’t already, have a licensed HVAC contractor perform the yearly furnace/boiler tune-up Replace throw-a-way air filters on a

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