Tag: HVAC

  • Are Heat Pumps Good in Rhode Island?

    Are Heat Pumps Good in Rhode Island?

    Many Rhode Island homeowners have an outdated belief that heat pumps are ineffective in New England weather. The technology around heat pumps has evolved a great deal over the last couple of decades, providing high-efficiency options for residents in colder climates. While there are certain factors to consider when choosing the rightheat pump, many homes can […]

  • 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 […]

  • Should I Get an Air Quality Test for My Home?

    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 […]

  • How to Save Money on Commercial Heating and Cooling Bills

    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 […]

  • Why is one room in my house colder than the rest?

    Why is one room in my house colder than the rest?

    There are a handful of reasons why one room in your house feels colder than the others. Take a look below to determine what the culprit in your house may be:

  • What to Expect During Your Fall Tune-up

    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, […]

  • Is a Ductless Mini-Split Right for Me?

    Is a Ductless Mini-Split Right for Me?

    If you don’t have a central heating and cooling system in place, or if you have added on to your home, then a ductless mini-split could be a good choice for you.