26 Aug '12, 3pm

How Heating and Cooling Contractors Can Save or Cost You Money

How Heating and Cooling Contractors Can Save or Cost You Money

The average American homeowner spends $1,000 a year heating and cooling their house. It makes up almost half your total energy costs. Of course, bringing in a heating and cooling contractor to improve energy efficiency can pay off. So where should you be checking for improvements? First of all, make sure you’re properly insulated . A poorly insulated attic can put immense strain on your heating and cooling system. Heat beats down from the attic in the summer, and heat escapes through the ceiling in the winter. Also, seal leaks in the ductwork and insulate the sections that run through uninsulated areas of your house. Exposed and leaky ducts and vents can put a huge burden on your HVAC system. A RESNET qualified heating and cooling contractor can take care of duct cleaning, and uncovering blockages. This’ll improve the airflow. A RESNET Qualified EnergySmart Contractor will...

Full article: http://www.resnet.us/library/heating-and-cooling-contract...

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