Russell & Abbott Blog: Posts Tagged ‘heating tips’

A List of the Best Thermostat Settings (For All Purposes)

Monday, November 18th, 2019

thermostat-operationHey everybody, I’m here to talk about a favorite topic: easy steps you can take to improve home comfort and energy savings. I often write about the big problems, like busted furnaces and what can happen if you don’t schedule routine HVAC maintenance. But this really is a straightforward method that can make big improvements. It’s straightforward, people often overlook it …

… and it’s learning how to best set and adjust your thermostat!

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Your Ceiling Fan Can Help Keep You Warm

Tuesday, December 13th, 2016

Pssst… I’ve got a super-duper amazing wonderful secret for keeping yourself warm during the winter. It’s probably something you’ve got right in the house, something you use a lot—but maybe didn’t realize could help with the winter cold weather.

That amazing secret is… your ceiling fan!

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Some Tips on Keeping Your Gas Heating Efficient

Tuesday, January 12th, 2016

It’s getting colder and colder outside… and we’re still nowhere near how cold it will get this winter. I checked my handy almanac to see how we can expect the first part of 2016 to go, and it looks like we’re going to have a drier than normal winter. Dry conditions make it harder to stay warm, so when you look at the low temperature forecasts, keep in mind that those cold days will probably feel even colder.

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