EER, SEER, AFUE – Gesundheit! Understanding Energy Efficiency Ratings

April 28th, 2016

Room Air Conditioners: EER While we don’t sell single-room air conditioners, you may have seen or heard this term while researching air conditioning. A room air conditioner’s efficiency is measured by the energy efficiency ratio (EER). The EER is the…

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Signs of a Failing HVAC System

April 21st, 2016

All HVAC equipment is designed to work hard and last for decades; however, all HVAC equipment has an expected lifetime that each appliance will eventually reach.

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3 Reasons to Spend Your Tax Refund on Your Home

April 14th, 2016

Aren’t tax refunds beautiful? Sure, it’s not technically free money, but it feels that way. Whether in the tens, hundreds, or thousands, a tax refund brims with possibility.

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Spring cleaning for your ducts!

April 7th, 2016

The tradition of spring cleaning is a popular and effective way to refresh your home after the long winter months, but how often do you think to include your HVAC system in this process?

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Don’t be bamboozled by these 5 Home Energy Myths

March 30th, 2016

These days, it seems like everyone has tips and tricks to help you reduce your energy usage and save a buck. And while many of these tips (including the ones from WES) are legitimate, there are several energy-saving misconceptions.

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Planning a Bellevue Home Improvement Project? Remember Your HVAC System!

March 24th, 2016

Your HVAC system is responsible for heating and cooling every square foot of your home. If you’re planning an upcoming home renovation or addition, check out this article for a few factors to consider to ensure excellent home comfort after…

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5 Home Maintenance Tips to Help You Spring into Spring

March 17th, 2016

It’s official—next week we can welcome spring in all its rainy, flowery glory. If the cold, dreary winter has given you cabin fever, consider using the change in season to get up, get out, and get your home ready for…

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Getting Your Home A/C Ready for Spring in Seattle

March 10th, 2016

Taking care of your air conditioner during the winter is the best way to ensure it will be ready to cool your home on the first warm day of the spring. This article outlines a few steps you can take…

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Is it time to re-side your home?

March 3rd, 2016

The rain let up and I headed for the garden. Then I saw it. Chunks missing from my wood shingles and paint peeling. Not surprising with the storms we had this year.

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Exploring Thermostat Basics for Home Comfort

February 25th, 2016

Your Seattle home’s thermostat is a powerful tool that controls your indoor environment and air quality. While older thermostats are capable only of displaying the current temperature and allowing you to make adjustments up or down, newer thermostats can make…

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