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Solved: Are Electric Baseboard Heaters Energy-Efficient?

Henry asks, “Are electric baseboard heaters a good way to provide extra heat for a home?”

Electric baseboard heaters are one of the most expensive ways to heat a home, but they can be easily turned off or down in rooms where more heat isn’t needed. Read on to find out more.

How to Change the Air Filter in Your Home

It’s important to replace the air filter on your central heating/cooling system every one to three months to keep the system operating efficiently. Watch this video to find out how.
Packaged air conditioner

PTAC Units: A Packaged Heating & Cooling Solution

Need a self-contained heating and cooling system? Consider PTAC units or packaged terminal air conditioners.

Ductless Air Conditioning: The Right Choice for Your Home?

Ductless split air conditioning systems are easier and more affordable to install than central AC, but are they right for your home? Here's what you should know.

3 Reasons Window Air Conditioners Fail — and What to Do

The average lifespan of a window air conditioner is 10 years. Here's what you can do if the system gives you trouble during this period.

3 Ways to Improve Your Home’s Safety

Use these three products to add an extra layer of safety to your family home.
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How to Clean Heating and Cooling Registers

Heating and cooling registers should be cleaned about once a year. Follow these simple steps for cleaning.

ASK DANNY: Wildfires Affected My AC — Now What?

California's wildfires affected Barbara's air conditioner. Danny has some advice for cleaning it.

Celebrate Modern Air Conditioning’s Anniversary (VIDEO)

If you're sitting inside a cool building, it’s because of one man’s innovation.