How To Reduce Your Energy Costs This Fall & Winter

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Now that winter is approaching, you should think about improving your heating system’s efficiency. A good way to do this is to schedule a heater tune-up. Shrewsbury NJ and surrounding area residents can call Lawes Company for trusted and experienced HVAC services. In this article, we share some efficiency tips for winter.

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3 Ways You Can Tell If Your Heater Is Energy-Efficient

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The importance of having an energy-efficient heater is that it can cut down energy costs, distribute heat effectively, and reduce maintenance costs. In this article, we’ll share three ways you can tell if your heater is efficient or not. We’ll also share some tips on how you can improve your system’s efficiency.

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How To Size A Standby Generator?

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There are different types of generators available on the market, each with different wattage and requirements. Among the most common types are whole-house generators. These also are available in different sizes, depending on your power requirements. With this, many ask us “How to size a standby generator?”. In this article, we answer this common question.

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What Can I Expect During My HVAC Installation?

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In general, HVAC systems help condition the indoor air temperature, protecting you from extremely hot or cold outdoor temperatures. For this reason, investing in a good HVAC system is essential. Furthermore, you also need to find a reliable HVAC contractor for its installation. In this article, we discuss what to expect.

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What Is #2 Heating Oil?

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There are several kinds of heating oil, and each has its own applications and attributes. Among some of the more common heating oils are #1 heating oil, kerosene, diesel, and #2 heating oil. This last is easily the most important for meeting the heating needs of residential properties.

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Ductless Mini-Split Lifespan: How Long Should My Unit Last?

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Homeowners spend a lot of time researching which HVAC system is best for them. And oftentimes, this search leads them to ductless systems. For those who are interested in ductless HVAC systems, this article discusses ductless mini split lifespan. We’ll also discuss the several factors that affect its longevity and compare ductless to centralized systems.

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How Much Heating Oil Will I Use A Day?

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Understanding how much heating oil you need in a day will help you determine if you have enough to last all winter. Naturally, many oil heat consumers want to know what to budget for the heating season. In this article, we’ll share how to estimate your oil heat usage for the upcoming season.

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Best Ways To Prevent Air Conditioner Mold

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In this article, we’ll share with you some of the best ways to prevent air conditioner mold. We’ll also discuss what signs you should watch out for as a means to detect if there’s mold present in your unit. We will also cover how you can prevent and remove air conditioner mold.

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Why Is My Air Conditioner Running In Short Bursts?

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If you notice that your air conditioning system operates in short bursts, it might be AC short cycling. It can cause a few problems if it is not resolved immediately. This article discusses the causes of short cycling, how it can affect your home, and what you can do to prevent it.

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What To Do When Your AC Unit Freezes Up

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Air conditioners cool our homes, but the units themselves shouldn’t freeze in the process. If that happens, your system isn’t working properly. This article discusses the various reasons your air conditioner freezes up, what to do when your AC unit freezes up, and how to ensure that this problem does not occur again.

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