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Is a Smart Thermostat Really Worth the Money?

If you’re a gadget and gizmo junkie, then you’re definitely going to be impressed with smart thermostats, but most homeowners won’t be able to deny their superior functionality. Just like their close relative, the smart phone, smart and WiFi enabled … Continue reading

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Safeguard Your Family’s Health with a Water Filtration System

Did you know there are thousands of contaminants coming into your home via the water? Some of these unwanted particulates and substances can be harmful to your family’s health. The plumbing team at Victory HVAC in Franklin can help you … Continue reading

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Installing a New System? Tips for Hiring a Reputable HVAC Contractor

Hiring the right HVAC contractor is one of the most important factors to consider when shopping for an HVAC system. Keep in mind that while the system’s efficiency is important, the quality of the installation is equally important for keeping … Continue reading

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Before You Hit the ‘On’ Switch, Check Your Ductwork

Getting through the hot summers and snowy winters of the Uxbridge, Sherborn, and Walpole area takes a little preparation. Just like routine furnace and air conditioner maintenance, checking your ductwork should be part of that preparation. Checking the Ductwork Means … Continue reading

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The AC Compressor Is The Heart Of Your Cooling System

Cooling your home is all about moving heat and your AC compressor is what handles the heavy lifting. It’s also the most expensive single component in a cooling system. Driven by a powerful 220-volt electric motor, the compressor pressurizes refrigerant … Continue reading

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5 Duct Design Principles That Ensure Maximum Efficiency for Your Home

Beyond having an efficient furnace and A/C, a good duct design is what helps your system keep Norfolk County’s weather at bay without running up your energy bills. Knowing what efficient ductwork should look like will help you spot any … Continue reading

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Upgrading or Replacing Your Boiler Doesn’t Have to Be Complicated

Your old boiler is costing you more in repairs than it’s worth, but you’re hesitant to replace it because it seems like too big of a big hassle. Replacing your boiler doesn’t have to be complicated when you’ve got the … Continue reading

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5 Plants That Benefit Indoor Air Quality

The quality of the air in your home is likely far worse than you think. It’s filled with dust, mold, bacteria and other pollutants you can’t see. If left unchecked, it can exacerbate allergies and asthma, and cause illnesses. So … Continue reading

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Curious About Radiant Floor Heating? We Can Help!

Radiant floor heating systems, or floor heating, deliver heat directly to the floor using hot water (hydronic), electric strips or air. Floor heating is easier to install in newly-built homes, but it may also be retrofitted into existing flooring. If … Continue reading

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Do You Know When It’s Time to Replace Your Home’s Sump Pump?

Like every other part of your home, the sump pump has a finite life span. Whether it wears down due to age or breaks down for another reason, it’s a good idea to know when it’s time to replace it. … Continue reading

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