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Three Reasons Ceiling Fans Are Popular Additions to Homes
Three Reasons Ceiling Fans Are Popular Additions to Homes

Are you looking for a way to keep your home more comfortable all year round that doesn’t involve running your heating and cooling system constantly? Running your HVAC equipment is expensive and with surging energy costs showing no signs of slowing down, it makes perfect ...

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      Summer is just around the corner and that means that before long you’re going to be firing up your air conditioner to stay cool when California cranks ...

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      For many people, owning an older home is like owning a piece of history. If the walls could talk, they’d tell stories of world events as they happened ...

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    • Five Signs You Need Air Duct Cleaning

      Air duct cleaning is something many homeowners put off or never do. However, having this service come in to clean out your ductwork and HVAC systems ...

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    • Three Common Indoor Air Quality Hazards During Winter

      If you ask the average American homeowner whether they think the air inside their home is better or worse than the air outside, most will say the ...

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    • 4 Reasons to Be Thankful for Your HVAC System

      November is a perfect time to consider the many benefits offered by your home’s central HVAC system. While you probably take it for granted, modern ...

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    • Indoor Air Quality and Wood-Burning Fireplaces

      While using a fireplace or wood stove inside a home provides exceptional warmth and creates an inviting atmosphere, it might be harming the indoor air ...

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    • Three Tips to Prevent Your Circuit Breaker from Tripping Constantly

      Circuit breakers are modern devices that have replaced consumable fuses with an easy-to-use and safer way of protecting your electrical system. These ...

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    • Three Common Electrical Code Violations in California

      In order to ensure that our homes are as safe as possible, electrical codes exist to reduce the chances of injury or a potentially devastating fire. ...

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    • Four Signs You Need a Switch or Outlet Replaced

      Your electrical system is packed with components which you depend on every single day, and often don’t give a second thought to. Electrical outlets ...

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    • Five Reasons to Switch to LED Lighting

      LED lighting used to be an expensive and prohibitive technology that was restricted to only small, precise applications. However, advancements have ...

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    • Signs that Weather Is Affecting Your Energy Bills

      When we think of our energy costs, it's pretty straightforward for most of us: the more energy we use, the more we pay. While that's basically true, ...

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    • Tips for Energy Savings in Late Spring

      Spring is the perfect time to be thinking of boosting summer savings on your utility bill. Temperatures are not yet as warm as they will be, and you ...

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    • How to Keep Your Home Warmer Without Increasing Heating Bills

      It’s winter, and staying warm can be a challenge. California may be thought of as a place of mild, warm temperatures and extended days of sunshine ...

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    • Why Is My Furnace Making Loud Noises?

      Loud noises coming from your heating system can happen due to various reasons. The main issue is to determine the source, then figure out how to ...

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    • What to do When Cold Weather Storms Hit

      Northern California is no stranger to winter storms that blow down from the Arctic. Their winds sometimes cause power outages, which leaves many ...

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    • Why Good Attic Ventilation is Key to a Working HVAC System

      What many homeowners don’t know is that various areas of their home and various systems are all connected. Your home is much like the human body: ...

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    • How to Keep Your Home Warmer Without Increasing Heating Bills

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    • Ways to Check Your Insulation Levels

      When was the last time you took time to check your insulation ? For many homeowners, the likely answer is: “Never.” The type and amount installed at ...

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    • Water Pressure Problems and Solving Them

      Had enough of water pressure problems? Low household pressure means your water-saving faucets and showerheads perform poorly, toilet tanks are slow to ...

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    • California Becomes First State to Require the Installation of Solar Panels on New Homes

      After California’s Building Standards Commission gave the final approval, solar panels will be required on all new houses throughout the state ...

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    • Does Solar Power Work in the Winter?

      Most homeowners contemplating installing solar power wonder how well these systems will perform in winter. Will they generate enough power to heat a ...

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    • Save Money and Conserve Water: Simple Tips

      Although rains in Silicon Valley have helped dispel drought conditions for now, we here in California know it's only a matter of time before drought ...

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      After California’s Building Standards Commission gave the final approval, solar panels will be required on all new houses throughout the state ...

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    • Pros and Cons of Solar Panels

      When you’re looking for a more cost-effective and cleaner energy source for your home, solar panels can be a great option. These photovoltaic (PV) ...

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    • Three Common Electrical Code Violations in California

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    • Use This Checklist For Water Heater Maintenance

      Unlike an air conditioner or furnace, you use your home water heater all year round. That's why it's vital to keep it running smoothly month after ...

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    • Best Ways to Prevent Basement Flooding in Your Home

      Water intrusions into your home's basement don't just create a horrible mess, they can also result in significant water damage that's expensive to ...

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    • How to: Fixing Common Plumbing Problems

      Common plumbing problems can waste water and drain your pocketbook. If it's a major plumbing issue, such as a leaky water heater , you should call ...

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