heating and cooling a tranformed attic

Find out what you can do to heat and cool the attic here on my blog.

heating and cooling a tranformed attic

2 Simple DIY Furnace Maintenance Tasks

19 July 2016
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Over the years, your furnace is bound to become a little less energy efficient. But, when your furnace starts to lag, there are quite a few simple things that you can do to improve its functionality. There are a few simple DIY furnace repairs that you can do on your own, with basic tools and a little direction. You don't need to be an HVAC specialist to perform these repairs. Best of all, they will make your furnace more energy efficient, saving you money in the long run.
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Coming Your AC Unit With A Heat Pump To Increase Your Savings

2 June 2016
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An AC unit is an efficient way to cool a home, but even a properly sized AC unit can struggle to cool a home down after a long day of combatting heat gain. On the other hand, a whole house fan can cool a home in a matter of minutes. While it would not be wise to replace your AC unit with a house fan, you can save money on operating costs if you add a house fan to an already existing AC unit.
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How To Replace The Draft Motor Inducer In A Gas Furnace

12 April 2016
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Has your gas furnace started cycling on and off too quickly? Or has the furnace suddenly stopped warming at all? The problem could be in the draft motor inducer, which sucks in air that helps regulate the burner's temperature. Lack of this air draft can cause the system to overheat and shutdown. If you're sure the problem is the draft motor inducer, replacing the assembly only requires a few simple tools and a bit of time.
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3 Landscaping Ideas That Will Help Keep Your Basement Safe From Water Damage

10 February 2016
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The drainage of the landscaping around your home can affect your home's foundation. If your home is on a basement, poor drainage can lead to water damage and costly repairs. In addition to your basement waterproofing, you may want to consider some landscaping improvements to keep runoff away from your home's foundation. Here are some landscaping projects that are sure to help keep the water out of your basement: 1. Rain Collection To Save Water Irrigating And Keep It Away From The Foundation
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When Your Commercial Freezer Needs Repair: Four Emergency Backup Solutions

6 January 2016
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Commercial freezers have large jobs to do. They have to run continuously to keep food cold for restaurants, convenience stores and grocers. When they break down, everything inside them is at jeopardy and could become a financial loss to your business. Most of the goods will keep for several hours, so long as the freezer door remains shut. If you are dealing with high heat and humidity outside and/or inside your business, or you know employees will open the freezer door too many times to count, you may need an emergency backup solution.
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About Me
heating and cooling a tranformed attic

When my husband and I made the decision to transform the attic into a home office, we didn't think about how that would impact our home heating and cooling system. This space has been complete for about a year now, and it is always cold in the winter and hot in the summer. We decided that, before this winter hit, we would have an HVAC technician come out and see what could be done to improve the heating and cooling of the space. Find out what you can do to heat and cool these areas of the home here on my blog.