Archive for September, 2017

What to Know Before Sealing Attic Air Leaks and Improving Insulation

What You Need to Know Before Sealing or Insulating Attic

Now that summer’s officially over and temperatures are getting more comfortable, it’s a good time to start thinking about those home improvement projects you’ve been putting off, like sealing attic air leaks and improving insulation levels. Even if you have adequate attic insulation, finding and sealing air leaks air leaks will improve insulation performance and make

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Halloween Safety: Tips for Families and Homeowners

Halloween Costume and Fire Safety - Families and Homeowners

Don’t be scared, be prepared. Children and adults alike love Halloween, but it can be truly terrifying if you don’t plan ahead. Jack-o’-lanterns, costumes, paper ghosts, and creepy decorations are fun and festive, but they can also present many hazards if proper safety measures are not followed. Halloween Fire Statistics From 2009-2013, decorations were the

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Why Is One Room Either Too Hot or Too Cold?

It’s important to be able to regulate the comfort of your home. One phenomenon that compromises comfort for many homeowners is known as hot and cold spots. No, your home is not being haunted. Temperature imbalances, however, can indicate a problem with your HVAC or duct system. If there is a room in your home that

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Air Conditioning

What You Don't Know About Air Conditioning - Service Champions

Although we use our air conditioners often, it’s likely many of us don’t know much about the system at a mechanical level. How do all the pieces work together to seamlessly provide us with cool air whenever we want? Without a little research, the system remains a mystery. While we’re not going to explain how air

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Fall Furnace Maintenance for a Safe & Cozy Home

Fall Furnace Maintenance Tasks for a Safe & Cozy Home

As the weather cools and the school year starts back up, we can all feel fall right around the corner. Every season, there are different tasks that homeowners should complete in order to ensure comfort, safety, and savings during that part of the year. Fall is no different. By checking off these fall furnace maintenance

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