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Heating and Cooling Systems : Are They Eco Friendly?

Heating and cooling systems are essential to everyday living as every homeowner wants to remain cool and warm during the appropriate seasons. However, as much as we want to stay comfortable, we also want to stay safe and certain people look to stay eco friendly. Heating and cooling systems are relatively safe but they can emit dangerous gases which can be harmful to one's health and even result in death. 

It is important to detect these gases right away when there is a problem. Heating systems which are run by gas can experience gas leaks which can cause fires as well as health related problems and even death. Carbon monoxide and nitrogen dioxide are two chemicals that can be present as well as other chemicals leaking from your unit. It is important to find these leaks and have them repaired before the situation becomes extremely dangerous. All these dangerous gases are definitely not eco friendly. ... read more

Geothermal Heating – Success or Failure?

When it comes to a heating and cooling system for your home, there are many different choices. The popular choice is a central air conditioning unit but in the past few years, Geothermal Heating and Cooling systems are making a strong run for first place. This system uses unique technology and is an eco friendly solution for heating and cooling needs. 

This type of heating and cooling system is placed in the ground and uses the temperatures beneath the earth's surface to heat and cool the home. This type of system is very efficient and can be used just about anywhere. The Geothermal heat pump will take advantage of the below surface temperatures to exchange heat with the earth via a heat exchanger. 

There are many advantages to using this type of system which we will list below: ... read more

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