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A Heat Pump Has a Limited Life Span: What Are the Advantages of Replacing It?

Your Foxboro home’s heat pump has stuck with you through thick and thin, delivering reliable heating and cooling comfort whenever you need it. But with the latest heat pumps available on the market, now may be the time to consider … Continue reading

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The Installation of an Air Conditioner Is Just as Important as the System You Select

When you’re in the process of replacing your cooling system, choosing the highest efficiency your budget can handle will result in noticeably lower energy bills. The air conditioner installation process also impacts your energy costs, comfort levels and the lifetime … Continue reading

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A/C Replacement Due This Year? Here’s What to Know About SEER

When it comes to choosing an A/C replacement that offers unparalleled energy efficiency as well as overall performance, it pays to take a careful look at SEER ratings. Over the long run, it can help you enjoy a greater level home comfort … Continue reading

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Ductless Mini Split Installation Isn’t for Amateurs, But These Tasks Are OK for DIY

Ductless systems are efficient heating and cooling solutions in a small package, but don’t let their compact components lead you to believe that installation is a simple “plug and play” type, as with window A/C units. Ductless mini split installation requires … Continue reading

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How Versatile Are Ductless Mini Splits?

Ductless mini splits are one of the newer kinds of HVAC systems that offer comfort, energy efficiency and versatility. They’re actually heat pumps that provide both heating and cooling for spaces that would otherwise be hard to condition. Their lack of ducts … Continue reading

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R22 Refrigerant Phaseout: Is It Time to Replace Your Appliances?

If you’re running a central air conditioner or heat pump and it’s aging or needs a refill of R22 refrigerant, you might consider replacing it. The supply of R22 is dwindling, and as a consequence, its prices are escalating. Considering how many systems … Continue reading

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What Do SEER Ratings Mean For Your Home?

An energy-efficient home is a solid investment both now and in the future. Using energy-efficient appliances in your home now can save you hundreds of dollars a year and thousands over the course of home ownership. Furthermore, if you decided … Continue reading

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5 Questions to Ask Before Replacing A Furnace

If you’ve felt like your home hasn’t been heating as efficiently as it should be, it may be time to look into replacing a furnace. However, you don’t want to toss it out the door right away, especially not when … Continue reading

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Take Advantage of Those 25C Energy Tax Credits Now, Because the Clock’s Ticking

The 25C federal tax credits for home energy efficiency will expire on December 31, 2013. You still have an opportunity to take advantage of up to $500 in tax credits, but time is running out. Your equipment must be installed before … Continue reading

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