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Apr 2015 28

How to Stay Cool Without Using the A/C

Posted in Air Conditioning, All Posts, Featured, Summer

With increasing temperatures often comes increasing A/C costs – but that does not always have to be the case. The sun may be out, but there are alternatives to turning on your costly A/C system. Below are a few tips that will be easy on your pocketbook while keeping your home cool during the hotter days: 1. Turn on your fans A few well-placed fans can do wonders to create a pleasant cross-breeze that keeps the ...

Apr 2015 16

HVAC Tips for the Summer Season

Posted in Air Conditioning, All Posts, Efficiency, Featured, HVAC Education, Summer

Reminder for all you homeowners out there: The best time to schedule an inspection for your HVAC system is before the high temperatures of summer come around. So, while you’re doing some spring cleaning this month, think about getting a check-up for your hardworking HVAC system as well! Here are a few tips you can follow to get the most out of your HVAC system this summer. 1. Check your filters frequently This is the most important ...

Jul 2014 31

Summer Savings with Alps

Posted in Air Conditioning, Summer
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It’s an exciting time of year for us.  With the weather hot, we are busy helping people stay cool and comfortable in their homes, and helping them save money on their energy bills as a result. Additionally, with the OC Fair in full swing, we have been busy at our booth talking to people about their HVAC needs and helping them understand the benefits of upgrading to a more energy efficient system.  We even ...

Jul 2014 16

Why You Need to Change Your Air Filter

Posted in Air Conditioning, Efficiency, Summer

With Summer in full swing and some warm days behind us, it’s likely that you’ve been running your AC system for at least a month now.  You know what that means, right?  It means you need to change your air filter. It’s important to change your air filter every 30 to 60 days for two reasons: It keeps your air clean and keeps your system running efficiently.  Here’s why:   Keeps Air Clean Dust and particles get caught ...

Jul 2014 12

4 Ways to Avoid Using Your Air Conditioner

Posted in Air Conditioning, All Posts, Summer
ceiling fan, staying cool in summer, ac alternatives

When it’s warm out, it’s tempting to use your air conditioner in your home all the time.  But even with the most efficient of AC units, that can leave you with some expensive utility bills.  Here are some ways to keep your air conditioner off, but still keep as cool as possible.   Keep Windows Closed During the Day This might seem counter-intuitive, but keeping your windows closed will keep your house much cooler than keeping your ...

Jul 2013 19

6 Summer Activities for the Entire Family

Posted in Summer

photo credit @iraha Even though your kids might spend part of her day in a summer program, you can still seize the learning opportunities that arise naturally during the more leisurely summer months. Children continue to learn during the summer — just in a different way. Studies have shown that free, unstructured time gives the brain a chance to integrate and expand on what was absorbed through more structured activities. Summer is an ...

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