Summer HVAC Problems? 3 Common Causes

July 23, 2021

So far in 2021, we’ve been spared the West’s extreme summer heat here in Pennsylvania – but most experts agree that we won’t avoid it altogether. As temperatures rise, keeping your air conditioning system running efficiently …

Portable vs. Standby Generators: What’s the Difference?

July 6, 2021

Did you know that major power outages occur 10 TIMES more frequently today than they did in the 1980s, and more than twice as often as they did less than 20 years ago? Those are …

Proper Storage Of A Propane Cylinder: 6 Tips

June 21, 2021

If you have a propane grill or propane patio heater, chances are you power it from a 20-pound propane cylinder. Since propane is a flammable gas, it needs to be stored safely outdoors; by …

How To Get More From Your Washer And Dryer

June 14, 2021

Your washer and dryer work hard to keep your clothes clean – but there are things that you can do to make them work a little less hard with the same great results. Here are …

Types Of Programmable Thermostats

June 7, 2021

If you don’t have a programmable thermostat, getting one is a smart move: if you use it correctly, it will often pay for itself in the first year you own it. If you plan to …

Common Propane Tank Sizes

May 17, 2021

The propane tank is the heart of a propane-powered home, pumping gas to appliances that keep us warm, heat our water, cook our food, and more. But choosing the tank size you need to power …

Benefits Of Adding More Propane Home Appliances

May 11, 2021

If you use propane to power your boiler or furnace, you already know how efficient and clean burning it is. The question is why aren’t you using propane in other ways throughout your home? …

Maximizing Home Cooling Efficiency: 10 Tips

May 5, 2021

You probably know that about half the energy your home uses during the summer can be attributed to your central air conditioner. The good news, if you’re a conscientious energy user, is that there are …

Spring Propane Grilling Safety Reminders

April 19, 2021

National Barbecue Month is just weeks away – but that doesn’t mean you can’t fire up your propane grill right now! As you prepare for the outdoor living season ahead, it’s smart to review some important …

Why You Should Descale A Tankless Water Heater

April 13, 2021

If you get your water from a well or from a local municipal water supply here in Pennsylvania, chances are it contains a fair amount of minerals (the more minerals, the “harder” your water is). …