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    The Adverse Effects Of Indoor Air Pollution On Your Indoor Air Quality

    The Adverse Effects Of Indoor Air Pollution On Your Indoor Air Quality

    Air pollution is dangerous wherever it exists. It is very important that you protect your home from air contaminants. In this article, we will discuss the causes of indoor air pollution and the best way to improve the air quality in your home. Click through to read more.

    • April

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      2018
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    What You Need To Know About Your AC Upgrade

    What You Need To Know About Your AC Upgrade

    An older cooling system will likely use R-22 refrigerant, which is detrimental and toxic to the natural ozone layer. Due to this fact, regulations have been implemented to start phasing out the use of R-22. But, what does this mean if you own a cooling unit that uses R-22? This article is going to talk about how you can learn what type of refrigerant your air conditioner uses. We will also talk about the various steps you can take if you have a cooling system that relies on R-22. Click through to read more.

    • March

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      2018
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    Cooling Options For Homes Without Ductwork In Westbrook CT

    Cooling Options For Homes Without Ductwork In Westbrook CT

    Many Connecticut homes don’t have built-in ductwork. Although summers may have been a bit more tolerable during the construction of these properties, this is hardly true now. The summers in Westbrook, Connecticut have become increasingly humid and hot. As such, not having a functional air conditioning system is directly out of the question. This article is going to explore some of the possibilities in air conditioning for households that lack built-in ductwork. We’ll talk about window air conditioners, the option of adding ductwork, and ductless air conditioning systems. Click through to find out more.

    • March

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    Proposed Carbon Tax in CT Say NO

    Proposed Carbon Tax in CT Say NO

    SAY NO to a proposed CARBON TAX in the state of CT To our valued customers, We are asking for your help.  There is a proposed bill in the state of CT regarding a tax on heating oil, propane, diesel, gasoline, natural gas, and electricity. This is a proposed uncapped tax, which means they can

    • February

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      2018
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    To Improve Indoor Air Quality In Your Westbrook Home, Contact Wilcox-Energy

    To Improve Indoor Air Quality In Your Westbrook Home, Contact Wilcox-Energy

    In the summer, ventilating your home is not an issue because most people keep their windows open. With your windows open , you have better indoor air quality. However, when the winter sets in, temperatures drop, the widows close, and your most convenient source of fresh air disappears. At this time, indoor air quality becomes more of an issue because the emphasis is on keeping the house warm. In this article, we will recommend some techniques to help you enjoy better indoor air quality during the winter heating season. Click through to learn more.

    • January

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      2018
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    The Right Size Heating System Is Imperative

    The Right Size Heating System Is Imperative

    You might not realize it, but the size of your heating system needs to match the size of your home. The size of the unit affects many factors. In this article, we will discuss why the size of your heater makes a huge difference when you are replacing your unit. Click through to find out more.

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