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Aug 22 , 2017

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Comments Off on Is it time to replace your air conditioner unit?

It’s been a hot summer here in Tucson and chances are next summer is going to be the same.  The fall is actually a good time to purchase a new

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Jul 10 , 2017

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Working outdoors during the harsh Southern Arizona summer heat increases the risk of dehydration and heat stress. People affected include construction workers, HVAC workers, landscapers, police, firefighters, and many others.

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May 01 , 2017

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Temperatures are heating up and the last thing you want is to flip the switch on your air conditioning and get hot air. Here are some tips for prepping your

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Mar 27 , 2017

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Comments Off on Air Quality Control to Help Lesson your Spring Allergies

Spring has sprung along with all the sneezing, runny eyes and coughing of air pollen.  Your home should be providing you a safe haven. Here are some devices to help:

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Feb 27 , 2017

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Comments Off on When should you replace your heater?

Here are some signs that will help tell you that it may be time to consider replacing your furnace. Your heat pump is over 10 years old. Consider replacing it

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Dec 01 , 2016

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Improve the safety, comfort and energy efficiency of your house by taking advantage of the TEP Efficient Home Program incentives.  It’s easy!  Just call Family Air ~ a participating contractor and

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Nov 01 , 2016

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Comments Off on Preparing your home for winter

Well, we are finally starting to see fall-like weather here in Tucson which means winter is just around the corner (maybe!).   It is still a good practice to make sure

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Sep 12 , 2016

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Comments Off on Your Allergies and Air Conditioning – September 2016

As fall approaches in Tucson, the weather change also brings on those dreaded allergies.  Here are some things you can do to help protect yourself at least while you are

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Aug 09 , 2016

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Comments Off on Understanding what SEER Means

SEER is probably the least understood concept.  It stands for Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio, but that probably doesn’t help you much. The SEER rating is the resulting number that is

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Jun 28 , 2016

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Comments Off on How to Save Money with Your Thermostat

General Thermostat Operation You can save as much as 10% a year on cooling by simply keeping your house warmer than normal by 7°-10°F when you are away and setting

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