It’s important to keep your home warm and comfortable during the winter. But how can you do it without driving your energy bills up and having it cost you an arm and a leg? There are a number of steps you can take. One of the simplest is to use a programmable thermostat.
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Program Your Thermostat and Save this SeasonThursday, November 12th, 2015
Why Upgrade to a Programmable Thermostat?Monday, July 27th, 2015
If you are one of those homeowners who really likes to keep things simple, then you may also be one of those homeowners continuing to use old slide or dial manual thermostats. While such thermostats may seem exceedingly simple in design, their limitations actually make them deceptively tricky for successfully regulating temperatures throughout one’s living space. To strike the perfect balance between simplicity and performance quality, we recommend that you consider upgrading to a programmable thermostat in Sanger, CA. To learn more about the benefits of using a programmable thermostat, simply read the post below. If you decide that a thermostat upgrade is just what you need to get the most from your HVAC system, then remember to schedule your thermostat services with the qualified technicians at Donald P. Dick Air Conditioning.
Energy Conservation Tips Businesses Can Put to Use This SummerThursday, June 18th, 2015
There’s no time of year when energy conservation tips for businesses are out of season. But in summer, especially, efforts to cut electricity consumption can be most beneficial to the bottom line. Because of the dependence on air conditioning in our hot Fresno summer climate, operating costs can soar during the hot months. While no single cost-cutting tactic will take a big piece out of those monthly bills, the cumulative effect of these energy conservation tips for businesses adds up over the course of the cooling season. Use the following suggestions to get started:
Maximize Energy Savings This Summer With Your Programmable ThermostatThursday, June 11th, 2015
Some energy efficiency home upgrades are really just changes in your habits, like setting back the thermostat when you’re asleep or away from home. But habit changes can be a hassle, which is why upgrading to a programmable thermostat is a smart move. It takes the hassle out of resetting your thermostat multiple times of day, making it much more likely that you’ll stick with it.
7 Ways to Keep Cooling Costs Down Without Compromising ComfortThursday, May 14th, 2015
A large portion of your energy bill is comprised of cooling costs. But how can you cut down on this expense without sacrificing your comfort? Here are eight ways to keep those air conditioning costs down while still staying cool.
If Conserving Energy Is a Concern, Follow These Tips for Changing Your WaysTuesday, July 15th, 2014
We’re all hearing a lot about conserving energy lately, and many people, including homeowners in the San Joaquin Valley, are trying to devise strategies for conserving energy that will save both money and the environment. With lots of conflicting information, it can be challenging to figure out how to change your lifestyle. If you’re concerned about conserving energy, here are some tips to help get you started:
These Green Energy Tips Will Help You Save on Your Summertime Energy ExpensesThursday, June 5th, 2014
Going green is all the rage these days because more and more people are finding out that it not only helps the environment, but it also can save a lot of money. Some green strategies in the home are more effective than others, but all of them are good investments. The following green energy tips are just a few of the options for making your home more energy efficient.
Zone Dampers and Zone Systems: What You Need to Know for Your HomeThursday, April 10th, 2014
If someone told you that it’s possible to keep the temperature in your home comfortable while still saving money on your monthly utility bills, you might assume that it would require installing a brand new HVAC system or sealing off portions of your home. Fortunately, there’s a different way to achieve it: zone dampers and systems.
Holiday Energy Savings: Don’t Overlook These Easy Ways to Stretch Your BudgetThursday, November 7th, 2013
The holiday season can be an expensive time of year for homeowners. Holiday spending can add up, but don’t spend your dollars on excessive energy use rather than holiday cheer. Follow these easy steps this season to stretch your holiday budget:
Before Investing in a Programmable Thermostat, Choose the Options Best for YouTuesday, April 30th, 2013
With the right programmable thermostat in place, you can expect great savings on your monthly energy bills, without compromising the comfort potential of your home. To achieve this two-fold goal, however, you need to first select the right device. Here’s a guide to the types of programmable thermostats available, as well as features you’ll want to look for.