Recent Energy Savers Articles


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AC Not Cooling? Try This Handy AC Troubleshooting Guide

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jul 09, 2017

It always seems to happen this way – you come home after a long hot summer day working, commuting, and maybe picking up something quick for dinner. You switch on the air conditioner,...


These 4 Fall Maintenance Tasks Could Save Your Home

Posted by Networx News Team | Jan 10, 2017

When the frost is on the pumpkin and the leaves turn red and gold, you know one thing – winter is coming. Take advantage of autumn days to get your house in shape now. You’ll...


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Understand Your Home Heating System

Posted by Laura Firszt | Oct 30, 2016

Are you looking to install a new heating system? Or does your furnace need repair or maintenance? Learn the terminology so that you can discuss your home heating needs with contractors...


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8 Energy Saving How-tos for Teens (and Parents Too)

Posted by Laura Firszt | Sep 20, 2016

Dear Teenagers: Saving energy matters. It will help limit the amount of greenhouse gas emissions, which are a major factor in climate change and global warming. There are many simple...


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The 3 Most Vital Home Improvements to Make this Fall

Posted by Laura Firszt | Sep 05, 2016

Funny how Labor Day is such a two-sided holiday. Folks tend to celebrate it by engaging in iconic summer activities – a picnic, hike, or visit to their favorite swimming spot....


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Unexpectedly Easy Ways to Use Less A/C and Stay Cool

Posted by Laura Firszt | Aug 07, 2016

Are you feeling oh so hot? Resist the temptation to drive up your summer electricity bill oh so high by overusing your air conditioning system. Instead, try one of these 10 simple tips,...


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The Heat Pump Poised to Revolutionize HVAC

Posted by Laura Firszt | Mar 21, 2016

What's the biggest energy consuming system in the average American home? Heating and cooling, of course. These account for approximately half of residential energy usage -- and the...


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Will You Need New Air Conditioning This Year?

Posted by Laura Firszt | Mar 09, 2016

As the days get longer and (we hope) a little milder, thoughts start naturally turning to the warm weather ahead. The approach of summer means vacations, picnics, sunshine ... hurray!...