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Can You Live in a Passive Home?

Can You Live in a Passive Home?

I recently read an article on Treehugger about the successful completion of a passive house in the south. A passive house you say? What the heck is that? These homes are built without a furnace. They rely on insulation and sunshine to keep it toasty and warm. In the summer […]

Whole House Fans are Really Cool

Whole House Fans are Really Cool

Got allergies? Sick of high air conditioning bills? Then consider a whole house fan! This whole house fan buying guide on Don Vandervort’s HomeTips.com explains how the fans actually improve air quality in the home while keeping it cool for less than an air conditioning system.

HVAC Is Big Business

HVAC Is Big Business

Wow! Trane was just bought by Ingersoll-Rand for $9.4 billion in cash and stock. Best known for their air-conditioning units, Trane recently sold off their kitchen and bath units and apparently they became much more appealing.