Archive for February, 2014

Why Does My Furnace Keep Turning On and Off?

Got a fickle furnace that frequently turns on and off? It’s an annoying problem during cold Northern California winters. We call this problem “short cycling”, and you should take it seriously because it can: Cause a premature furnace breakdown: Constantly turning on and off puts extra strain on the furnace. This leads to a premature

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Everything You Need to Find and Seal Drafts in Your Home

According to the U.S Department of Energy, sealing drafts in your home could lower your annual energy costs up to 30%. Since you spend about $2,200 a year on energy at home, that’s $660 you could save every year. Finding and sealing air leaks is an easy DIY project any homeowner can do.  Here’s a

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