Helping you plan your home improvement project, from start to finish

  • Preparing For The 2019 Polar Vortex

    According to the National Weather Service in Chicago, these extreme temperatures are expected to hit an all-time low record, with the closest reported temperatures last seen in 1994 at -11 as the high. Here’s how to prepare for the polar vortex.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Jan 29, 2019
  • What Is Geothermal Energy?

    If you’re ready to make some serious home improvements to help you not only make a better budget but aid in sustainability efforts, you may be considering geothermal energy. Here’s what you need to know.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Jul 25, 2018
  • 8 Ways To Reduce Energy Use At Home

    Summer and winter are primetimes to consider your home’s energy efficiency. Are you doing enough? Here are a few ways you can reduce your energy usage at home and save money long-term.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Jun 11, 2018
  • How To Install A Heat Pump

    Heat pump installation is no easy task, but some homeowners are up for the challenge. Below, I will show you all the steps and tools needed to install a heat pump without a professional.

    By Jacob Hurwith Jan 12, 2018
  • Energy-Saving Tips For Summer

    Summer can bring the fun outside, but the energy bills up inside. There are many energy saving devices to help you save this summer. Here are some ways you could save energy and money this summer.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Jul 9, 2017
  • 5 Reasons To Test Your Air Quality

    You may not be able to see it, but air pollutants are all around you. From dangerous mold to fumes from cleaning products, do you know what you’re breathing in at your home? it. See a few reasons why you should get a home air quality test.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Jun 14, 2017
  • Identify & Eliminate Air Pollutants In Your Home

    Your home air quality can impact the health of your family. See a few types of indoor air pollutants and how you can create better air quality in your home.

    By Jaclyn Crawford May 9, 2017
  • What You Must Know About Vent Covers

    Your vent covers have an important function, but can sometimes be an eyesore. Learn more about air vent covers and how you can disguise them.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Mar 23, 2017
  • Smart Technology For Your HVAC

    The latest advancements allow for HVAC systems to adapt to your lifestyle. See how smart HVAC technology is changing the way we live.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Feb 16, 2017
  • 5 Air Conditioning Tips To Beat The Heat This Summer

    Air conditioners that are not serviced properly contribute to high energy costs and less efficient home cooling. To stay cool indoors this summer, maintain your air conditioner with these tips.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Aug 11, 2016
  • Video: How To Change A Furnace Filter

    Furnace filters ensure that your furnace is running as smoothly and efficiently as possible. Unfortunately, you have to replace your furnace filter every few months, but even more so in the winter.

    By Jacob Hurwith Aug 10, 2016
  • What You Need To Know About Water Damage

    Water damage are two of the scariest words a homeowner can hear. See some of the most common causes, the costs to repair and a few precautionary tips for all water damage.

    By Jacob Hurwith Jul 14, 2016