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Faucets: New Wave in Smart Technology

Smart thermostats, smart lighting, smart this, smart that…everything now days is being technologically advanced!  The next addition to add to the list of gadgets in your home is smart thermostats.  Technology now makes it possible to help you monitor your water consumption saving you money on your utility bills. What is it? On the market right now there is actually a smart thermostat which filters and measures how much water you’re consuming.  According to the co-founder of the product you’ll be able to connect any smart device, such as a smartphone, to the faucet where the consumer will be able
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Benefits of a: Maintenance Plan

So it’s that time of year again when you start hearing of your neighbors, friends and family scheduling their seasonal maintenance/tune-up on their HVAC system, but YOU have a few questions about it. You may ask: What does it involve? Is it right for me? What are the benefits? We’re here to help you feel more confident by answering some of the FAQ when it comes to HVAC maintenance plans. Why? Did you know HVAC units can last 12-15 years (or even longer) with proper routine maintenance? It’s true!  This is a huge component to the importance of signing up
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5 Mistakes You Are Making This Heating Season

We’re all human, so naturally making mistakes is bound to happen!  With all mistakes,  it’s always a good idea to figure out what is being done incorrectly in order to correct it.  Did you know there are mistakes you can be making for a task as simple as heating your home?? We’ve compiled a list of 5 mistakes not to make when heating your home: Failing to use a programmable thermostat: are you setting the temperature of your home at a constant temperature for all hours of the day/night? MISTAKE! You could be missing out on the potential to cut your energy savings by 5-15% by using
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How To: Disguise an Outdated Thermostat

Want to keep up with the latest interior trends, but your pesky thermostat is throwing off the feel of the room?  It turns out there are actually ways to dress up your thermostat!  You can make your outdated thermostat modern with a few simple changes. You Can: Cover it up: search Pinterest for various hinge box ideas. The box can be created to match your décor and no one will know what’s behind it! There’s always the option of covering it with a piece of art; however, for easier access connect hinges to the piece you are using to “disguise” the
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