Winterizing Your Michigan Home: These Tips Will Get You Through the Cold Season More Comfortably

Winterizing Your Michigan Home: These Tips Will Get You Through the Cold Season More ComfortablyFall is a wonderful time to get your home ready for the winter. With a little preparation you can prepare your Sterling Heights and Auburn Hills home for the long, hard winter months. Winterizing your Michigan home with these 10 tips will save you money and keep your home comfortably warm. Read More »

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In the Market for a New Furnace? Tips to Guide Your Shopping

In the Market for a New Furnace? Tips to Guide Your ShoppingAre you concerned that your furnace will not make it through the winter? The temperatures can get very cold in the Southfield, Oak Park, and Ferndale area. Now is the time to replace that old furnace to avoid an emergency in mid-winter. There are a few factors to consider when making your decision on the right new furnace for your home. Read More »

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Need a New Water Heater? Keep Your Budget Under Control By Knowing the Cost

Need a New Water Heater? Keep Your Budget Under Control By Knowing the CostWhether you live in Detroit, Clarkston or Gross Pointe, getting a new water heater can be intimidating for some homeowners.There’s more to buying a water heater than simply picking it at random.  Read More »

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Make Sure You Get Your Furnace Checked Before Fall Begins

Make Sure You Get Your Furnace Checked Before Fall BeginsChances are your furnace has probably been sitting dormant since winter, but with fall around the corner, it’ll soon be time to start warming your home again. Now is the right time to have your furnace checked.  Read More »

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Does Your Home Need More Insulation? Fall is the Perfect Time to Check

Does Your Home Need More Insulation? Fall is the Perfect Time to CheckBrutal Michigan winters can take a heavy toll on your power bill from running the thermostat. A proven way to save money on your electric bill is to check the insulation in your home. With fall quickly approaching, now is the ideal time to check if you need more insulation. You can do this yourself, here’s what you need to know:  Read More »

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Small Changes Can Protect Your HVAC System During a Major Home Upgrade

Small Changes Can Protect Your HVAC System During a Major Home UpgradeMajor home upgrades are great ways to up the value of your house and make living in it more pleasurable. What many homeowner overlook, however, is the debris created during renovations getting into the HVAC system and damaging it. By taking a few simple precautions, you can protect your system. Read More »

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Improve Your IAQ by Buying Green Houseplants

Improve Your IAQ by Buying Green HouseplantsIf you’re interested in improving your home’s indoor air quality (IAQ) for better comfort or health and you’re on a limited budget, forego expensive filtration systems for now and start with plants. While a cleaning system may be helpful, explore the power of plants first, which can do a great job removing pollutants from the air. Read More »

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Ever Had an Energy Audit? It May Be Time to Consider One

Ever Had an Energy Audit? It May Be Time to Consider OneMost homeowners are wary of wasting energy. Having a home that isn’t highly energy efficient will leave you with high energy bills and an HVAC system working in overdrive. Luckily, an energy assessment will allow you to pinpoint the worst energy wasters in your home so that you can correct them. Read More »

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Energy-Saving Basics to Share with Your Children

Energy-Saving Basics to Share with Your ChildrenEnergy costs are rising in many regions, and homeowners are quickly learning the value of going green. Reducing your Bloomfield area home’s energy use can save a lot of money on your utility bills, often without making any major changes to your routine. Many parents find it difficult to lower their household energy consumption, since we’re very busy most of the time, and it can often be difficult for children to understand the concept of conservation. There are, however, a number of energy-saving basics that your kids should have no trouble learning. Here are a few energy saving basics that you can teach your children: Read More »

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Save Energy and Manage Your Temperature Setting When You’re Not Home

Save Energy and Manage Your Temperature Setting When You're Not HomeWhen at home there is nothing like the perfect temperature. Like Goldilocks, most of us want an ambient temperature that is neither too hot nor too cold, but just right. Did you know there is also a “just right” temperature for when you are not at home? Sometimes homeowners do not consider the temperature of their home when they are away. Here are some tips that will save you money when you manage your temperature. Read More »

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