Heating and Cooling

Landscaping Around Your Home’s HVAC Unit

Beautiful plants can help draw your eye away from the equipment needed to keep your home comfortable. Source: Bloomwater, LLC We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware, Freshome may collect a share of sales from the links or submissions on this page. …

Dealing with Asthma and Allergy Triggers in Your Home

We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware, Freshome may collect a share of sales from the links or submissions on this page.  Patryce Bak/Getty Images What you can’t see, can hurt you – especially if you or your family suffer from asthma or allergies.

Clever Ways to Hide an Ugly HVAC Unit

Find ways to blend your air conditioner into your home’s exterior design. Image: New Eco Landscapes We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware, Freshome may collect a share of sales from the links or submissions on this page.  Don’t let an unsightly HVAC…

Is Your Home Making You Sick? Sick Building Syndrome

Sick Building Syndrome. It’s a real medical condition in which people experience sickness as a direct result of occupying a particular room or building and feel better when they leave the area. You can experience SBS anywhere; it could be your office building, your favorite store or even your home.

Your Guide to Energy-Efficient Home Heating Systems

We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware, Freshome may collect a share of sales from the links or submissions on this page.  Heating the home in winter is one of the biggest household expenses. According to the EPA, 42%…

How To Identify Toxins In Your Home

It’s only natural to want to protect your home against toxins. Image Via: Skyring Architects The idea of identifying toxins in your home can be scary. Especially with all the media hype that seems to occur around so-called “toxic materials” that may cause cancer our other…

Best Home Heating Systems for Your Home

Depending on where you live, there are most likely at least a few months in each year that using a heat source in your home is necessary. There are several different types of home heating systems to choose from and equally as many important factors to consider when choosing. To…

How To Heat Your Home While Staying Green

There are some surprising ways to heat your home while saving some green and being green. Image Source: Pearson Design Group We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware, Freshome may collect a share of sales from…

10 Wise Ways To Save On Winter Home Heating

Winter is dark, cold, long and … well, expensive, at least where heating a home is concerned. The cost of heating oil climbs every year, and electricity is not cheap. How can we save money and still keep the house at a comfortable temperature? Thankfully, there are a number of ways…

Eco-friendly Solar Hybrid Air Conditioner from LG

Sustainable thinking is very “fashionable” right now and we couldn’t be happier. This weird looking- but amazing design concept comes from LG and although it may seem like a regular air conditioner, it is not. Attached to the outdoor unit there is a solar cell system which can prod…