Monthly Archives: February 2014

How to Decide on the Best Thermostat Settings for Winter in Your Metro East Home

small_98261485The temperature setting that you choose for your thermostat will have a big impact on the amount of energy that your furnace consumes. The higher your thermostat is set at, the more energy your heating system will use and the higher your gas bills will be. Today we’re going to talk about how to find the best thermostat settings for your Metro East home!

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5 Benefits of Installing a Water Softener in Your Metro East Home

small_7932506788Did you know that an estimated 85 percent of homes in the United States have hard water? In fact, many homeowners in the St. Louis Metro East area might experience problems associated with hard water without even knowing the cause. In order to help you figure out if a water softener is right for you, today we’re going to talk about five great benefits of installing a water softener in your home!

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How Does a Dirty Furnace Filter Affect Your System’s Efficiency and Performance?

small_3355569230A dirty air filter is the number one cause of preventable furnace problems in Metro East area homes. Changing your filter is a simple task, yet it can have serious consequences when it’s left undone. Today we’re going to talk about the effects a dirty furnace filter has on your furnace and why it’s so important to regularly check and change the filter in your home!

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Frozen Pipes: How to Avoid them and what to do When You Encounter them

small_3131557490It’s been a freezing cold winter here in the Metro East area; and when temperatures dip well below zero, the chances of your home’s pipes freezing increase dramatically. Today we’re going to help you avoid this issue by offering some tips on how to prevent frozen pipes and what to do if you ever encounter them!

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