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Space Heater Safety

During the cold months, many people opt to turn off their heat and only use a space heater where they need it. This can be a good way to save money on your heating bill, but can also be very dangerous; around 25,000 home fires start with a space heater, which means certain precautions need to be taken. Our heating service experts recommend following these tips.

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Old Windows: Replace or Restore?

Windows have a lot to do with your energy bills – a window that isn’t properly sealed can let in hot air during the summer and cold air during the winter, making your heater or air conditioner work harder to keep your home at the right temperature.

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China Is Working to Go Green…

Some people don’t realize that the heat stored in the Earth can actually be harvested and used as a source of power. Doing so can not only cut down on the use of fossil fuels, but it can also cut down on the amount of emissions being produced.

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HVAC Tips for the Fall Season

Well the first day of fall is officially upon us, which means you should be thinking about prepping your home for the upcoming season. One of the major things to think about is your HVAC system, and our cooling and heating repair experts have a few tips to help get you ready for cooler temperatures.

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5 Common Toilet Issues and Their Causes

Does your toilet run constantly? Does it flush slowly? Maybe it gets clogged on a regular basis. No matter what the issue, our plumbing experts know how frustrating toilet problems can be. Here are the most common issues and the reasons they may be happening.

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What a World Powered by Renewable Energy Could Look Like

At Timothy Off, we’re always fascinated by new and continued developments in the renewable energy world and we do our best to keep our carbon footprint down. (Just look at our geothermal heating and cooling service!) Recently, we discovered an article by Kendra Pierre-Louis that discusses the possibility of a world that relies solely on renewable energy. We thought we’d share.

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The Top 3 Benefits of an Air Scrubber System

Most of our time is spent indoors – especially in our homes, so indoor air quality is extremely important. If your home is full of dust, dirt, and other particles, it means you and your family are constantly inhaling them as they circulate through your HVAC unit.

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5 Signs of a Damaged Sewer Line

While some plumbing issues are minor and can be taken care of fairly easily, sewer line damage is a more serious issue. A crack or leak in your sewer line can mean water damage, sewage exposure, and more. Here are 5 signs of a damaged sewer line.

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