Hosting a party? Or maybe you are even having family or loved ones stay in your home this holiday. Either way, you want your home to be comfortable and cozy this holiday season. Here are tips to follow to be sure your home is ready for the holidays. Continue reading
How do you know the right heating and cooling company to turn to for service?
You want a team that’s experienced, fast to respond, dependable and there for you 24 hours a day. Let’s take a closer look at reasons to choose Greater Comfort for installs and upgrades, as well as repairs and maintenance: Continue reading
What factors are becoming increasingly popular in buildings and in office spaces? And what factors should you be aware of that might change or impact how you are using your office space? Continue reading
Time for April Showers? Apparently it really is this year!
It’s no secret that we’ve been seeing a lot of rainy days this spring. Preparation can help you better manage the rain. Continue reading
Have you ever wondered exactly how your utility company calculates your bill each month?
Put simply, they use an electric meter. Service lines from your utility company connect to your home or building’s service head, which then connects to your electric meter. This meter measures the amount of electric energy consumed per billing unit (1).
It might sound a little complicated, but we’re here to break it down for you. Continue reading
Cutting costs—where you can—is important for every business.
Finding ways to cut those costs is usually trickier than it sounds. Of course, sometimes, cutting costs can sacrifice the quality of your business, which you don’t want to do. In other ways, it can be unclear exactly how to reduce expenses to benefit the bottom line.
Here are some easy ways to save money in your office without sacrificing! Saving energy can save your business more money than you think—and it only takes a few small changes. Let’s explore. Continue reading
Ever wonder what role temperature has when it comes to snoozing? Or maybe you are wondering what the ideal temperature is so you can get better quality of sleep at night! Let’s dig deeper. Continue reading
Is building a new home or building in your near future? Or is it time to replace your current HVAC system?
If so, you might want to consider opting for a geothermal heat pump. These pumps are also sometimes referred to as ground-source or water-source heat pumps. They’re highly energy efficient systems that are a great option for both commercial and residential spaces (1). Continue reading
As a homeowner, you want your home to be a safe, clean place. Part of maintaining a fresh space is paying attention to your indoor air quality.
What IS indoor air quality, you ask? It’s a measure of the health of our indoor air, taking into account certain pollutants that can be present. That can include chemical or physical contaminants, among others.
Examples most of us are familiar with include carbon monoxide tobacco, formaldehyde and even organic solvents!
But that’s why ventilation is so important!
Ventilation plays an enormous role in sustaining proper indoor air quality. In fact, without good ventilation, your home can trap in harmful pollutants that can cause damage to the interior of your house…and your health (1)!
Here’s a couple things that you should know about natural ventilation. Continue reading
What about taking on a resolution this year that could benefit the greater good?
Reducing the impact that we have on the environment is easier than we think. And, if we all do our part, we can really make a difference. Here are a few ways that you can do good for the environment—at home and in the office! Continue reading