Should I Get an Air Quality Test for My Home?

Indoor air quality is not always a top concern for individuals unless they suffer from asthma or allergies. Yet, according to the EPA, indoor air can be 2-5 times more polluted than outdoor air. Due to this statistic, as well as an increased concern since the pandemic, having your indoor air  quality tested can give you peace of mind… Continue reading Should I Get an Air Quality Test for My Home?

How to Save Money on Commercial Heating and Cooling Bills

With gas and oil prices on the rise, we know it is a priority for you, and essential to your business, to be keeping tabs on ways to save on heating and cooling bills. Heating and cooling larger commercial spaces can be pricy, but there are ways to keep your business’ energy costs down. At National, our… Continue reading How to Save Money on Commercial Heating and Cooling Bills

Can Smart Thermostats Save Me Money?

Smart home products are becoming more and more commonplace for modern homeowners. And how could they not be? With promises of security, convenience, and efficiency, it’s understandable that many homeowners are incorporating more smart devices into their everyday routines. But do smart thermostats actually save homeowners on their monthly heating and energy bills? Many smart thermostat companies… Continue reading Can Smart Thermostats Save Me Money?

5 Tips for Better Indoor Air Quality

As a homeowner, you are likely concerned about rising heat costs and are taking the necessary precautions, such as eliminating window drafts and improving insulation, to ensure your heat stays indoors. And while the energy-saving benefits of eliminating drafts and insulating your home are apparent, these necessary and important home improvements may be impacting your home’s overall air quality. Luckily, there are easy ways to improve your home’s air quality and keep your family safe and healthy, no matter the season.

What to Expect During Your Fall Tune-up

Rhode Island winters can be harsh and cold. The last thing any homeowner wants to come home to is a broken heating system. That is why we recommend booking your furnace tune-up now. Waiting until winter starts could leave you in the cold if your system has an issue. When you book your fall tune-up,… Continue reading What to Expect During Your Fall Tune-up

What temperature should I set my AC in summer?

Energy bills during Rhode Island summers often skyrocket. Keeping the cooling bill low is a goal for most homeowners looking to save money and increase home energy efficiency. Finding the balance between comfort and cost-effectiveness is important.  To understand what temperature your AC should be set to, you should take into consideration your context. Ideal… Continue reading What temperature should I set my AC in summer?