Heating & Cooling

Humidifier, Dehumidifier -- Which Do You Need?

Too dry in winter, too damp in summer … does this describe the air in your house?...

What You Need To Know About Indoor Air Quality

Ever been plagued by a mysteriously persistent cough, sniffles or itchy eyes? You might have...

Your Fall/Winter Chimney Safety Guide

Whether you rely on wood, pellets, or coal for heat, or you just like the atmosphere of a blazing...

What Would Happen If The Globe Used AC Like We Do?

It's summer, and those air conditioners (central and window-mounted alike) are chugging away...

Advantages Of Biodiesel Fuel Blends For Home Heating

Biodiesel fuel blends don't necessarily cost more than standard heating oil. Give or take ten...

The Fiery Hazards Of Home Heating

According to a recent report by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), nearly 1 in...

Using A Circulation Fan To Save Energy

The circulation fan in an air conditioner can be a valuable energy saver ... in certain climates...

How Swamp Coolers Stack Up To A/C

Swamp coolers are commonly, and perhaps more appropriately, known as evaporative coolers. A...