home comfort

Smart Thermostats: The Next Generation of Programmable Technology

By |March 10th, 2020|Thermostats|

With the heat looking to beat down on them even though summer hasn’t quite arrived yet, homeowners in the Phoenix, Tempe, and Scottsdale areas are looking for ways to lower their cooling costs. Many of Arizona’s residents are just beginning to learn how smart thermostats can help them control the comfort level of their desert home, which can greatly reduce their monthly bills. Did you know that thermostats control 50% of your energy bill? If you could save an average of 15% on your home cooling costs, would you make the switch? […]

Fixing Heat Loss and Air Leaks in Your Home this Season

By |November 24th, 2015|Energy Evaluations, Energy Savings, Heating, Service & Maintenance|

Heating your home during the winter gets expensive. By cutting down on heat loss, you can keep your family nice and cozy without compromising your bank account. Is Your Home Efficient? You know your home [...]

Improve Your Home’s Indoor Air Quality this Allergy Season?

By |November 10th, 2015|Air Quality, IAQ – Indoor Air Quality|

>With the change in seasons, allergy sufferers are mistaken if they think they can find refuge in the typical home. Most homes – with their airtight construction intended to maximize energy efficiency – harbor allergens [...]

Hot and Cold Spots in Your Home? Use These Tips to Manage Them

By |September 22nd, 2015|Service & Maintenance|

It’s a rare home in greater Phoenix that doesn’t suffer from hot and cold spots. The intense sun, combined with hot temperatures, makes managing temperatures throughout your home a challenge. It is possible, however, to even [...]

Good Reasons You Shouldn’t Ignore Scheduling HVAC Maintenance

By |August 18th, 2015|Preventive Maintenance, Service & Maintenance|

"If it ain't broke, don't fix it." This old saying may seem like common wisdom to many people, but when it comes to your HVAC system, it can lead you astray. While scheduling annual maintenance [...]

What Phoenix Homeowners Need to Know About Heat Gain

By |August 4th, 2015|IAQ – Indoor Air Quality|

Because of the unrelenting summer heat, preventing heat gain in your home lowers cooling bills and improves comfort. Ample sunshine and hot temperatures make it harder for your home to resist the constant movement of heat [...]

Fan On vs. Auto: How Phoenix Homeowners Should Set the Thermostat

By |July 30th, 2015|Thermostats|

Almost all thermostats come with the "on" and "auto" fan settings. A deeper understanding of both settings helps you know the right time to use each. The "On" and "Auto" Setting When the thermostat is set [...]

Learn the Great Benefits of Variable-Speed Air Handlers

By |July 7th, 2015|Air Conditioning|

One of the best pieces of energy-saving equipment you can choose for your next air conditioning system is a variable-speed air handler. It employs technology that varies speed based on the heating and cooling requirements [...]

An HVAC Zoning System: Is it Right for Your Phoenix Home?

By |July 2nd, 2015|Zoning Systems|

The Phoenix metro area experiences serious heat for months on end, causing energy bills soar. Many homes in the area would benefit from an HVAC zoning system to cut those costs without sacrificing comfort. These systems help maintain [...]

Learn How to Maximize Energy Savings With a Programmable Thermostat

By |June 25th, 2015|Thermostats|

The Phoenix climate means that for much of the year, homeowners spend a lot of energy dollars keeping their homes comfortable. Cutting back on your energy spending by limiting the time your HVAC system runs [...]