Blog - Home Maintenance

3 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your HVAC System

March 15, 2018

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This article is written by Kent Knuth, founder of Knuth, LLC, a full service heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration maintenance company. Consider these 3 things to get the most out of your HVAC system:

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Realtor Joe Evans recommends a home warranty to his customers. Here’s why:

March 8, 2018

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One of the ways Joe Evans sets up his customers for long-term success is by recommending a home warranty partner that provides superior service.

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Protect Your Natural Gas Budget This Winter

November 14, 2017

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The NOAA forecasts temperatures across the United States to be 13% colder this winter than in 2016.

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3 Myths about Computers and Electricity

September 10, 2017

Being an energy-conscious consumer means knowing what small steps you can take to ensure that your limiting your energy usage when possible. Here we debunk 3 common myths about computer power use.

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What are Home Warranty Plans?

August 17, 2017

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Most homeowners insurance doesn’t cover utility lines or HVAC system failures. What can you do to cut this potentially costly situation off at the pass? 

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Expect the Unexpected with Utility Line Protection

July 17, 2017

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Did you know that you’re responsible for the cost of repairs if your lines or pipes fail (from normal wear and tear)? Seems like something homeowners insurance should cover, right? Unfortunately, most policies don’t.

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Prepping Your Air Conditioner (A/C) for the Warmer Months

June 14, 2017

With summer in full swing and temperatures already climbing, it’s important to make sure relief is within reach. Before you crank your thermostat to battle those piping hot temps outside, there are a few things you need to do to make sure your air conditioner is functioning properly and efficiently:

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Moving? Avoid big problems by keeping up with these small tasks.

May 10, 2017

Whether you’re moving across the country or one street over, there are a million things to do, think about, and pay for that can stress out even the most easy-going people. Packing boxes, moving them up and down stairs, and then unpacking those boxes takes a lot out of you. When it’s all said and […]

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Heating and Cooling: Reduce Your Usage While Staying Comfortable at Home.

February 28, 2017

Because temperature control, on average, makes up the bulk of a household energy bill, reducing the energy your home uses on heating and cooling is most likely one of your biggest opportunities to control your household energy budget. There are a few things you can do to be more intentional with your heating and cooling, while still staying comfortable at home:

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Be Choosy When Choosing Your Home Contractor

February 24, 2017
Choosing a Home Contractor | IGS

A solid vetting process, the right questions, a few references from friends, and some behind the scenes research can help you find the right person or company for the job.

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