When it comes to winter in Minnesota, the name of the game is heating. And yes, as natives know, February is still very much winter in Minnesota. For the next month or two (or three...), your quality of life will be determined largely by your … [Read more...]
Blog - Tag "thermostat"
It's a new year! That means you have a blank slate for the twelve months ahead that you can do whatever you want with. If your goal is to lose weight, go for it. You want to finally book that dream trip to Tokyo? now's as good a time as any! If you … [Read more...]
A lot of homeowners think of a high heating bill as something they just have to tolerate. Even DIYers and bargain hunters view heating as the one area where high cost is inevitable. It’s understandable; what if you mess with your heating settings and … [Read more...]
Your thermostat doesn’t have to be a stranger. In fact, let us introduce you. Introductions usually start with a name, so… the word “thermostat” is a combination of two Greek words. “Thermo,” which means “heat,” and “statos,” which translates to … [Read more...]
Through cold, brisk winters and the warm days of the summer, your thermostat is calling the shots inside your home. Despite its ability to keep you comfortable, your thermostat could also be costing you more than it should. In fact, you could save … [Read more...]
Your home décor is nearly perfect — until you glance at the eyesore hanging on your living room wall. Your thermostat is an essential element in your home, but you’d much rather choose a stylish decoration instead of the dull-looking box. You can’t … [Read more...]
Everyone from your great aunt to the evening news will try to give you tips on home energy efficiency. But it’s important to be aware that some of those tips, thanks to advances in technology and research may actually not be useful any longer. In … [Read more...]