Transforming your house into an energy-efficient Healthy Home™

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indoor heat pump wall mounted unit in home

With as hot as the summer has already been and what’s bound to be another unpredictable winter, you need to stay comfortable at home. The easiest way to ensure comfort throughout your house is with mini-split heat pumps.

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Summer is in full swing here in the Northern Westchester and Putnam County area. With air conditioning the heat indoors becomes a bit more bearable, but you may have noticed that there are still parts of your home that are uncomfortable, especially upstairs or in a bonus room.

Stressed by high utility bills? Get help from the Healthy Homes team!

Summer’s a time when you’re supposed to enjoy new adventures and spend time with your family. If you have to deal with the burden of high energy bills, you’re not going to be able to relax or do all the things you might have had planned. Fortunately, there are several ways you can lower your bills and get back to what matters most.

Warm Bedroom

Now that summer’s here and the temperatures are scorching, you may have noticed that there’s one room or area of your home that isn’t staying cool like the rest. Maybe it’s the whole upstairs or simply a bonus room near the garage.

heat pump, mini split inside home

The temperature and weather have been all over the place this spring, but with summer only a few short days away, it’ll be hotter than you’d like. If you’re unsure whether your existing air conditioning system will be able to keep you comfortable this summer, you should consider ensuring home comfort with a ductless mini-split heat pump...

Healthy Home Energy and Consulting, Man sealing duct work, NY

It’s likely that you or someone in your household suffers from allergies or asthma. Although there’s only so much that can be done to prevent symptoms, you can improve your home’s indoor air quality and breathe easier.

Enhancing your home’s indoor air quality through duct sealing won’t just help improve your health, it’ll also help your home become more energy efficient and generate savings on air conditioning costs during the summer, and heating costs during the winter.

Healthy Home Energy and Consulting, Woman spring cleaning, NY

With the weather finally warming up and the days getting longer, you’re probably itching to tackle some projects around the house. Maybe you’ve caught the decluttering bug, or you’re ready to tune up the garden outside. Whatever’s already on your spring cleaning list, you should add a Healthy Home™ Evaluation to it.

Healthy Home, Dandelion, pollen and allergies, NY

Although we recently had an intense, but brief return to winter, spring will soon be here. For many of us, this means packing away the warm comforters and coats while also breaking out the cleaning supplies. For others, it means stocking up on tissues and Claritin.

Healthy Home Energy & Consulting, Value of energy efficient upgrades, NY

If you’re looking to sell your home at one point or another, all you need is one buyer. However, how long it takes to acquire that buyer and whether there are other potential offers can have great influence over how much your home will actually sell for.

While an updated kitchen or freshly renovated master suite can add value, that value is more subjective. A universal way to ensure that you get a return on your investment is with energy efficiency upgrades.

Healthy Home, Attic Insulation, Westchester, NY

In order to stay comfortable throughout the year, your home needs the right amount of insulation. Not only will this ensure appropriate temperatures year-round, but you’ll also experience improved energy efficiency for greater savings on your monthly energy bills. So you’re ready to make your home more comfortable, healthy and energy efficient and planning to install new insulation, but just how much does your Northern Westchester or Putnam County area home need anyway?