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Window Shades: A Surprising Route to Energy Efficiency

Window shades have come a long way since the old-fashioned pull shades that tore easily and sometimes stopped rolling up and down altogether. These days, Washington Energy Services offers gorgeous, high quality Lutron Window Shades. They are more than just a pretty window covering and can help you save on your utility bills. Energy Efficiency…

Posted in Windows

Tank and Tankless Water Heaters

What’s the Difference Between Tank and Tankless Water Heaters? Your water heater provides you with a steady supply of hot water, these appliances give you confidence every time you turn on the tap for a bath or to do the dishes. However, there are many distinctions and varieties of water heaters, and understanding these will…

Posted in Tank water heaters, Tankless water heaters, Heating

SecureAire’s Effectiveness on Airborne Pathogens Including COVID-19

Learn about SecureAire’s effectiveness on airborne pathogens, with specific mention of COVID-19, otherwise known as the Coronavirus. This article will summarize research with SecureAire® technology and its effectiveness at capturing and destroying airborne pathogens in any occupied space.

Posted in Indoor Air Quality, Seattle

Learning About Heat Pumps and Ductless Heat Pumps

What Is a Heat Pump? Heat pumps work differently than traditional heaters and air conditioners. Instead of burning fuel like heaters, they simply transfer existing heat from the ground air to the desired location. This means that instead of creating new heat or cold air, a heat pump re-appropriates heat, using a refrigerant, in order…

Posted in Heat pump, Heating, Ductless heat pump

Controlling airborne pathogens starts in the home

According to the EPA and the American Lung Association, indoor air can be up to ten times more polluted than outdoor air1. That’s because every home generates and traps millions of potentially harmful airborne particles, pathogens and gases that are constantly breathed and absorbed by everyone in the home. Even as air moves through your…

Posted in Indoor Air Quality, Seattle

What Matters When Choosing Your New Air Conditioner

The Right Size AC Unit: Air conditioners come in all shapes and sizes. While most of these will fit comfortably and seamlessly into your home, it’s important to consider this before you buy. Measure the space you want to put your new air conditioner in before making a purchase, so you don’t just add another…

Posted in Air conditioning, Cooling

How to Choose the Right Furnace for Your Home

What to look for in a furnace A furnace is responsible for keeping your home warm and comfortable. It does this by heating the air and distributing it throughout your home via electricity, oil or natural gas.  Energy Source Out of the three energy sources furnaces are fueled by, gas is the most popular, economic…

Posted in Heating

Why Windows Play a Key Role in Efficiency

Why are Your Windows so Important? There are many reasons why your windows are a vital piece to the overall comfort of your home. Both, heat retention and energy efficiency are major factors to consider when window shopping (pardon the pun). Heat Retention: While you may love the way that large windows bring in natural…

Posted in Windows

Why You Need To Upgrade Your Locks

Security What actually makes a door secure? There are several key features to look for and understand. The number of locking points, which are where the bolts connect to the frame, helps to both secure the door, and prevent it from warping, as it can around a single deadbolt. Combining a multi-locking point system with…

Posted in Home improvement, Doors

What Matters When Choosing Your New Air Purification System

How Does Air Purification Work? Air purification works in a fairly simple manner. It draws the air through a filter, and by doing so removes pathogens, particles, smoke, and many other airborne nuisances, allowing you to breathe easier. Portable air purifiers have become more popular thanks to their versatility, but if you want a comprehensive…

Posted in Air Purifiers

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