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  • Three Different Ways A Biomass Boiler Can Be Used To Heat Your Home

    If you are looking for an efficient way to heat your home, biomass can be a great choice. It can also give you the choice of combining different solutions to provide your home with heating. It can be used to provide radiant heating solutions, as well as HVAC, district heating and other solutions for your heating needs. Here are some of the ways biomass boilers can be used to provide your home with the heat your need:
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  • 4 Big Questions To Ask About Plumbing Before Buying A Home

    You may think you have found your dream home, but you have to be careful when making such a huge investment. Problems hidden below the surface could easily lead you to sinking your hard-earned money into a house that has major problems--especially when it comes to major plumbing issues. Before you call up the bank and get the go ahead to make an offer, there are four big questions about plumbing that you should ask the seller.
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  • Pros And Cons Of A Drum-Style Humidifier

    A drum-style humidifier uses a pan of standing water and a rotating pad to moisten warm air to send through your home's ducts. The moistened air can help lessen the negative affects of overly dry air, which can include skin irritation and allergies. Drum-style humidifiers are one of the lower cost types of whole-house humidifiers available, but cost alone doesn't determine what unit would best suit your needs. What are the pros and cons of a drum-style humidifier?
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  • How To Protect Your Outdoor Central Air Conditioning Unit During The Winter

    When the weather turns colder, most homeowners switch from using air conditioning to using heating in their homes. To keep your air conditioning in good working condition, it is important to protect the outdoor unit from becoming damaged when it is not in use. These are some tips for helping to keep your air conditioning working properly for many years. Turn The Unit Off  There should be an outside circuit next to your air conditioning unit.
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  • Great Ways To Winterize Your Home

    If you own a home, it's important to prepare for the winter, since this time of year can be extremely cold. In order to be ready for these months, you can take these steps for your home. Maintain the Furnace One of the most important things you can do is to maintain your furnace so that it works properly when you need it the most. In order to ensure your furnace works efficiently, you need to inspect the air filter.
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  • Controlling Allergens And Your Air Conditioner: How To Stop Sneezing And Be Comfortable

    If you have recently turned on your air conditioner and started sneezing, there may be a lot more than just cold air blowing into your home. Allergens from outside as well as allergens you did not know were lurking in your forced air system are likely causing your allergies to go into overtime. If you want to stop sneezing, itching and stop the congestion and runny nose and just enjoy the comfortable, cool air, you will need to do the following.
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  • 5 Things You Didn't Know About Air Conditioning

    Air conditioners are one of the greatest inventions in the past century. Below you'll find several fun facts and some common misconceptions about this invention--and the first item on the list may end up saving you money. #1 – Closing your vents can harm your air conditioning unit Most people think that closing vents redirects air but it doesn't. Instead it causes the air conditioner unit to work harder as it meets resistance.
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