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The Importance of Home Ductwork

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When homeowners think about their HVAC systems, they don’t often think of the ductwork that goes along with them. While your HVAC system is important for keeping your home warm in the winter and cool in the summer, it can’t do so efficiently without proper ductwork. Here, our ductwork installation experts explain the importance of ductwork.

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Give Your Air Conditioning a Test Run

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If you haven’t yet, the air conditioning experts at Timothy Off recommend you turn on your air conditioner a little early. By turning it on now and letting it run for a day or so, you can make sure that it’s operating correctly. And if it’s not, it’ll give you enough time for us to adjust it in time for the hot months ahead.

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Samsung Is Unveiling a New Type of Air Conditioner

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The Mostra Convegno Expocomfort is an international exhibition that takes place biennially to showcase the most advanced technologies in the HVAC and plumbing industry. This year, in Milan, Italy, Samsung unveiled its plan for a new air conditioning solution. Here, our HVAC company shares the article.

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6 Benefits of Installing a Programmable Thermostat

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With today’s technology, homeowners can enjoy a variety of advanced home solutions and one of these solutions is a programmable thermostat. At our HVAC installation company we recommend swapping out your old standard thermostat for one that lets you program when the temperature of your home should change. Here are a few of our favorite benefits to investing in a programmable thermostat.

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6 Signs Your Furnace Is in Need of Repair

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The cold temperatures are in full swing in the northeast and at Timothy Off, we know you’re relying on your furnace to keep you and your family warm. If you’ve been experiencing problems, however, it could mean your furnace is in need of repair. Here are some signs to look and listen for.

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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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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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Can Computer Servers Be Used to Heat Water?

If you’ve ever owned a laptop, you know they can get pretty hot (even to the point of overheating, if your laptop is an older one). Chances are you’ve never thought twice about it, but Dutch company Nerdalize has its sights set on using that heat for something more.

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What Did People Use Before Air Conditioners?

It was 1902 when the first modern air conditioning unit was invented by Willis Carrier and ever since then, people around the world have enjoyed cold, crisp air in the heat of the summer. Although 1902 sounds like a long time ago, remember that people lived long before 1902 without air conditioning. So how exactly did they keep cool? Our air conditioning experts explain.

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