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Four Countries with Geothermal Potential

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In an article by Energy Digital, Dan Brightmore discusses four major countries with volcanic zones that could play a major part in geothermal energy in the future. Our geothermal heating and cooling experts thought as pretty interesting and wanted to share.

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How to Seal out Drafts

Ever wonder why it takes more heat than it should to warm up your home? The culprit could be windows and doors that aren’t sealed properly. Bad seals not only let in drafts of cold air from outside, they also let the warm air in your home escape.

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7 Tips for Keeping Your Home Safe While You’re Away

If you’re traveling for the holiday, the thought of leaving your house empty and unguarded has probably crossed your mind. At Timothy Off, we understand it can get a little worrisome. That’s why our HVAC & plumbing experts are here with some tips on how to keep your home safe while you’re away.

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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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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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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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Wind and Solar on the Rise

At Timothy Off, we love keeping up with the latest news in renewable energies (after all, our geothermal HVAC installations have been gaining popularity). We recently came across an article from EcoWatch that discusses the rise of wind and solar power in the U.S. and thought we’d share.

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On Using the Sun’s Heat for Cool Air…

At Timothy Off, our heating and cooling experts are always interested in the latest energy news. Recently, we discovered an article from nature, an international weekly journal of science, that discusses the ability to turn solar energy into air conditioning. Here, we share the article.

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