I’d love a new heat pump

My boyfriend and I recently moved into a lovely little apartment right at the edge of town. We adore the quaint little neighborhood of which we are now a part. We live on a quiet residential street. Our house is red with white shutters and a white front door. We love our new place. There […]

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Going without an air conditioner

In the part of the country where I live, we get really hot and humid summer months.  Our summers, however, typically only last from the end of June to the end of August.  We also endure very long and brutally cold winter months.  Winter can start as early as September and last all the way […]

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I’m cold right now

Last Saturday, I went to a fashion show that benefited our local center for people with developmental disabilities. One of my best friends works for the center, and she is always heavily involved in their fund raising activities. This is one of the best events, as it is held at a beautiful country club, and […]

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I have to adjust my thermostat

I cannot wait for summer to end. Normally, I love having a little bit of warm weather and sun, but this summer has been extraordinarily hot. The heat and humidity set new records for our city, and the temperatures haven’t been below 90 degrees for weeks. Although summer weather can be very enjoyable, I really […]

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These air ducts are making terrible noises

It can be frustrating having a roommate that you never see. My roommate is never home and being by myself most of the time gets really lonely. It can also get to be really scary as well. I was pretty scared the one night I was alone last week. This one time I was in […]

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Learning about zone control

A wise man once said you learn something new every day. I like to think that I learn many things each day. I started working for my employer after graduating college. Many years have now passed and I am an executive in the office. I have worked my way up from an entry-level position all […]

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I want to maintain our HVAC equipment

For years and years, I have taken care of my HVAC system. I have always had the system cleaned and made sure the heating and cooling elements were running properly. My HVAC technician always calls me when it is time for my yearly maintenance and cleaning. We have grown to be good friends and I […]

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An early breakdown of this HVAC unit

We’ve all heard about tips to save on the utility cost to run our home HVAC equipment. You know, like turning down the thermostat when you are away and changing your filters regularly. And don’t forget about getting a tune up on your heating and air conditioning system on a yearly basis. I wonder how […]

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This is dry heat

Although my home heating system keeps my house nice and warm in the winter, it also dries out the air in my house so my air quality is not very good in the winter. You see, I have a forced air electric furnace as part of my home HVAC system. It blows some really hot […]

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Cranking up the air conditioning

I play tennis in an indoor tennis club facility. You see, I live in a cold climate so we need to play tennis indoors in the winter time in a facility that has a furnace to keep us warm. The club has these large air vents that blast out hot air in the winter. There […]

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