Tag Archives: Home Efficiency

Home Environmental Automation Choices

Get a Grip on Technology

Home Environmental Automation Choices Did you just lock the front door to your house while sitting at your desk three towns over in your office? Is this real life? Technology is full of amazing bells and whistles, isn’t it? And before we get lost in the wonderment of it all, let’s hold the phone for … Continue reading Home Environmental Automation Choices


Outfitting Your Home With the Best of Both Worlds

Style or Comfort

Outfitting Your Home With the Best of Both Worlds What came first, the chicken or the egg? It’s a fair question that be applied to many lines of thinking. This includes the advancements made in HVAC heating and cooling systems over the years. Should you purchase a heating and cooling system that is compatible with … Continue reading Outfitting Your Home With the Best of Both Worlds


Prepping For Winter

Prepping for Winter

Did you notice the ground this morning? In many places around Massachusetts and Southern New Hampshire there was a layer of frost, and even a thin coating of snow covering the grass we just spent the summer lounging in. And, while both of these elements will likely be gone by lunchtime, it’s still a reminder … Continue reading Prepping For Winter


Energy Efficiency During the Frigid Winter Months

Energy Efficiency During the Frigid Winter Months

Here in Massachusetts we’re staring at a string of days that won’t even register on the positive side of the Fahrenheit thermometer. That’s cold. As you assess where you’re at as the winter plods along, we thought we’d throw out a dozen tips to help you keep your energy consumption as efficient as it can … Continue reading Energy Efficiency During the Frigid Winter Months


Upgrade Antiquated HVAC Systems; Maximize Efficiency and Comfort

Antiquated HVAC Systems

Planning on purchasing an old home and doing major renovations in the New Year? Let us be the first to extend our congratulations! Renovating a home is major accomplishment in a person’s life as it is symbolic of all the hard work it’s taken to get to this point. At the core of this decision … Continue reading Upgrade Antiquated HVAC Systems; Maximize Efficiency and Comfort


Optimizing the Cool: Accenting Your HVAC Equipment During the Hot Summer Months

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You know by now that Suburban Companies is in the business of comfort and making sure that our customers’ home and business environment is at an optimal degree. (See what we did there?) Since we’re smack dab in the middle of summer, we’re going to focus on cooling for a moment. Keeping cool is essential … Continue reading Optimizing the Cool: Accenting Your HVAC Equipment During the Hot Summer Months


New Year, New Resolutions for Your HVAC Environment

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As 2016 came to a close and the focus becomes sharper on 2017, we all make it a point to make personal “resolutions” for the year that’s ahead of us. How about thinking from the perspective of your home or business HVAC system? If that heating and cooling system of yours could hold a conversation … Continue reading New Year, New Resolutions for Your HVAC Environment


Think Filters

HVAC Filters Maintenance

Let’s talk about filters for a second. We’re not talking about the filters you’re utilizing when snapping photos on your phone (to make the photos look better). No, we’re talking about filters that could potentially cause inopportune effects if not given the proper attention. If you have an HVAC system installed in your home, chances … Continue reading Think Filters


Hot Topic – Preparing Your Home for the Cold New England Months Ahead…

Be Prepared

The last leaves are barely clinging to their spot on otherwise bare tree branches. A frost was likely stuck to the windshield when you set foot outside to begin your daily commute to work (if it hasn’t yet, it will soon, trust us…). It’s time to break out the winter gear, and likewise, it’s time … Continue reading Hot Topic – Preparing Your Home for the Cold New England Months Ahead…


Annual Checkup: The Importance of Maintaining the Wellbeing of Your Heating and Cooling System

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Is your heating and cooling system performing under the weather? Is your heating and cooling system experiencing an operative cough? Is it running too warm? Too cold? Are you unsure? Call in the doctor… While we at Suburban are available 24/7 to take care of your immediate heating and cooling needs, we can’t stress enough … Continue reading Annual Checkup: The Importance of Maintaining the Wellbeing of Your Heating and Cooling System