Aspen Cooling & Heating, Inc. Blog : Posts Tagged ‘energy efficiency’

3 Benefits of Energy Recovery Ventilators

Monday, January 11th, 2016

An energy recovery ventilator (and its cousin the heat recovery ventilator) is placed in your attic or similar space as a means of improving the energy efficiency of your home. It consists of a pair of ducts connected to fans: one of which blows stale air out of your house and another that pulls fresh air in. A heat exchanger in the middle of the system keeps the incoming air at the same temperature as the air in the house. Even in towns with mild winters like Oceanside, CA, that can provide a number of tangible benefits. Here are 3 of them which you should consider if an ERV sounds right for you.

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How to Improve Your Home’s Energy Efficiency

Monday, December 28th, 2015

One of the benefits to living in a coastal town like Oceanside, CA is that our summers remain warm but not too warm and our winters are cool but not too cool. However, that can lead homeowners to ignore some basic, common-sense steps that may improve their home’s energy efficiency. Doing so not only means you won’t need to spend as much to heat and cool your house each month, but you can help prevent repairs and may even extend the life of your system to boot. Here are a few products you might want to think about to help on that front.

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