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  • What Temperature Should I Set My Thermostat?

    What Temperature Should I Set My Thermostat?

    Everyone has their own preferred temperature at home, however, there are a few guidelines to follow that can help maintain comfort levels while keeping energy costs down.  When choosing the ideal temperature for your thermostat, you will want to consider comfort, energy usage, your HVAC system, and what kind of thermostat you currently have. When it comes to comfort, a […]

  • Can Smart Thermostats Save Me Money?

    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 […]

  • 5 Tips for Better Indoor Air Quality

    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 temperature should I set my AC in summer?

    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 […]

  • Your Spring Cleaning Check-List

    Your Spring Cleaning Check-List

    Spring has officially arrived and with it comes warmer weather and longer days. In anticipation for summer, get a head start on spring cleaning. Today we are sharing a Spring Cleaning Check-List to help you started.