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Is Your Toilet Functioning Properly?

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When your toilet begins acting up, it’s never at a convenient time. And unless you’re at least somewhat handy, you may need professional plumbing help.


Time for a Furnace Replacement?

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Yes, September days in the Raleigh area are often still feeling like it’s summer, but it’s smart to start thinking about your furnace now!


HVAC Terms Every Homeowner Should Know

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Most of us have had encounters with HVAC technicians in our homes. And we learned that understanding the industry lingo can be difficult. We want to help make your first or next experience with an HVAC technician a good one. Below are some of the most common HVAC terms you may want to know!


How to Save on Your Energy Bill

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Keeping the lights on isn’t cheap – nor is the cost of an HVAC system that runs every day. According to the Department of Energy, the average family in the U.S spends $2,200 a year on utilities. That’s quite a chunk of your hard-earned money for sure. However, you may be able to save money by lowering your power usage. Here are a few, simple tips:


An Alternative Way to Increase Air Quality

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Adding plants to your home is an excellent way to add some color to your home along with the added benefit of helping to purify and clean the air. We’ve listed some common houseplants that you should be able to pick up at your local garden center or shop that’ll make a big difference in your home!


How to Keep Guest Cool This Summer

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The 4th of July has come and gone but that doesn’t mean you’re not going to throw anymore backyard BBQs or parties. With that in mind, the sunshine and warm weather that draws us together this time of the year can also pose a challenge to keep everyone cool and comfortable.


Alternative Ways to Cool Your Home

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As we get closer to summer, the temperature is going to continue to rise. That said, you will probably find yourself cranking up the A/C or gathering around the nearest fan for some relief. However, these aren’t the only tricks you can use to help keep you and your home cool. There are plenty of ways to buffer your home from the heat without racking up your electric bill.


Backup Generator Safety Tips

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Storms are rampant this time of year. With that in mind, you may find yourself using your backup generator more often than you’d like. Safely using that generator is key, as they can be dangerous if you’re unfamiliar with them. Here are a few tips to keep in mind when using your generator this season.


Why Invest in a Whole-home Dehumidifier?

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Our area of North Carolina has a subtropical climate in the summers meaning it gets very warm and humid, and you may question if a whole-home dehumidifier is worth the cost.


Advantages of a Tankless Water Heater

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What makes a tankless water heater superior to a standard water heater? Even though they both provide hot water and are each notable in their own way, here are some of the benefits of a tankless water heater.