Ductless A/C system

Can I Save Money with a Ductless Air Conditioner?

When most people think of an air conditioner, they either think of bulky window units or big central air systems.

Family in the pool

Five Ways to Help Your Pool Heater Run More Efficiently

The only thing that might beat a dip in a cold pool on a hot day is a warm dip on a cool evening.

Pressure regulator

Safely Removing an Empty Cylinder from Your Propane Grill

Summer arrives in the Hudson Valley this week, which means it’s prime time to get cooking on your propane grill (if you still grill with charcoal, there’s still time to upgrade before the 4th of July weekend!).

Ceiling fan

Eight Cost-Effective Ways to Get More From Your Home Cooling System

Investing in a new high-efficiency air conditioner for your Hudson Valley home can be a smart move – especially if your current equipment is more than 10 years old.

Installing new air filter

The Importance of Checking and Changing Your A/C Filters

A central air conditioner can last a decade or more if it’s well maintained by professionals.

Couple relaxing indoors

This Summer’s Forecast: Dry and Cool (Inside Your Home, at Least)

Let’s face it, summer can get pretty sticky and uncomfortable here in the Northeast (especially this year, according to experts) – and not everyone likes to crank the air conditioning 24/7 to make living bearable…

National BBQ month

May Is National BBQ Month – Celebrate on Your Propane Grill!

May is National BBQ month – which makes it a perfect time to bust out your propane grill and apron and get cookin’…

Outdoor fire pit

Six Ways Propane Can Make Your Summer Better

Memorial Day ushers in a new season of outdoor entertainment possibilities here in the Hudson Valley – and it’s coming fast.


Coping with Severe Weather: A Checklist for Your Hudson Valley Home

Florence. Kirk. Isaac. Leslie. Valerie.

They’re not the names of your son’s hip new party friends, or characters from bad 1970s sitcoms – they’re hurricane names.

Winter to Spring

Spring: The Perfect Time for Your Annual Heating System Tune-Up

Lately we’ve been talking a lot on this blog about things like swimming pools and air conditioners – perhaps a little wishful thinking on our part as we bid farewell to winter for the 49th time this year.