How to Save Home Energy Costs by Installing Solar Roof Shingles

• • technology focus

As homeowners become more energy-savings conscious with the rise in utility costs, they look for inventive ways to reduce power consumption in their homes. Fortunately, renewable energy alternatives have steadily increased over time with solar being the fastest growing alternative power option available today. One of the newest advancements in solar power is the solar […]

Choosing a Furnace Filter: What MERV Means to You

• • health focus, Heating, HVAC

The air filter in a furnace is the best defense against damage to an HVAC system and poor indoor air quality in a home. The furnace filter traps particles such as dust, animal dander, pollen, mold spores and dust mites, preventing the buildup of these particles on the furnace‚Äôs fan and heat exchanger. Dust buildup […]