Category Archives: How To Save On Your Utility Bills

Surprising Ways to a More Energy-Efficient Home

Now that the weather’s cooling down, everyone’s looking for ways to save on utilities. There are the well-known methods, like using a programmable thermostat and servicing your heating in Bellingham, but what about the other ways? Here are four surprising ways to make your … Continue reading

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Tips for Saving Money with High Efficiency Heating

  Heating and cooling systems perhaps use the maximum amount of energy and are the most expensive systems installed in homes. In fact, they could contribute to nearly 50 percent of your total utility bill. Irrespective of the type of … Continue reading

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Know The Facts: Tankless Water Heater vs. Standard Water Heater

Deciding between standard water heaters and tankless water heaters is a hot topic these days when it comes to the best use of energy and money. Pros and cons are tossed around in regards to compactness, energy efficiency, new technology, … Continue reading

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When Plumbing Goes Eco-Friendly

Going green is a hot commodity in today’s world. Blooming discussions of global warming, droughts, and carbon footprints travel far and wide to invoke global change. As more and more people are jumping onboard, it’s important to consider the not-so-common … Continue reading

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Why Routine Plumbing Maintenance Is More Important Than You Think

When it comes to maintaining the “feng shui” of your home, plumbing usually falls on an “as needed” basis. Plumbing and all of its counterparts are like a foreign language to many of us, and the details of plumbing tend … Continue reading

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Get Ready for Warm Weather with a Spring Furnace Maintenance Checklist

As the weather warms, Woonsocket-area homeowners will find themselves relying on their cooling systems more heavily. Before the cooling system really kicks off, though, you should take some time to go through your spring furnace maintenance checklist to put your … Continue reading

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Sizing Your Furnace: Prep Now for Your Fall Purchase

When replacing a system that has previously provided comfortable heat, you must properly size your furnace, keeping in mind the proper unit may not have the same BTUs as the old system.

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A Programmable Thermostat Won’t Save Energy if You Don’t Know How to Program It

You want to save more energy and have installed a programmable thermostat to help you with your goal. But you’re not done yet. A programmable model only works if you know how to program it correctly.

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Seal Home Air Leaks to Keep the Cold at Bay This Winter

Heated air escaping out of cracks and crevices around windows and doors creates a chilly and drafty home in the winter. As a result, homeowners end up wasting hard-earned money heating the home.

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Home Water Conservation: Use Less to Save More

If you’re like most Americans, your home uses too much water. Excess water usage threatens the ecosystem and costs you money. Home water conservation is a practical thing to do and can mean real savings on your monthly water bill.

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