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4 Factors to Consider When Buying a Heat Pump

November 14, 2022

Heat pumps are generally more efficient than a traditional heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system. What is more, they offer both heating and cooling, so they are versatile.

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Image of three thermostats linked to various Heater/AC options. Heat Pump vs. Furnace.

Heat Pump Versus Furnace

October 14, 2022

Looking to install a new heater in your Fort Collins home? Your two most popular choices are a heat pump and a furnace. Each one has advantages and disadvantages when compared to the other.

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How to Set Your Programmable Thermostat

September 16, 2022

With all the options available for setting your programmable thermostat, it is easy to get confused. Of course, this defeats the purpose of a programmable thermostat––it is designed for you to “set it and forget it,” making your life easier. Naturally, anything can be confusing at times, so feel free to contact our qualified Balance Point Heating & Air Conditioning team members with any questions you may have about your programmable thermostat.

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Is My Home Energy Efficient?

August 13, 2022

You hear it all the time—buy energy-efficient heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) equipment to lower your Colorado utility bills! Even the best furnace or heat pump will struggle in a poorly insulated home. Leaky ductwork will drive up energy costs regardless of whether you have new or old HVAC equipment.

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Why You Need Whole-House Humidity Control

Why You Need Whole-House Humidity Control

July 19, 2022

When indoor plumbing became more popular in the 1940s, a whole new level of comfort and convenience began for homeowners. However, with that convenience came new challenges. One of those challenges is controlling humidity levels so they remain safe and comfortable inside your home. According to HVAC.com, the ideal humidity level is between 30 percent and 50 percent.

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Why Air Duct Cleaning Is Important

June 13, 2022

You should consider having your air ducts cleaned if you notice any or all of the following situations in your home.

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5 Common AC Problems

May 16, 2022

Balance Point is always eager to educate our Fort Collins area customers on heating and cooling home care. Whether you have an AC, furnace, heat pump, or ductless mini split, we want you to get the most out of your investment.

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Ductless ACs Improve Indoor Air Quality and Control Humidity

April 12, 2022

Your home’s Indoor air quality is often two to five times more polluted than outdoor air, according to the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). These pollutants contribute to many diseases as well as respiratory conditions like asthma and allergies.

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Ductless System Maintenance

What Maintenance Is Needed for a Ductless System?

March 22, 2022

Your ductless system will last for years to come when given the maintenance attention it needs. Here are some DIY tasks we recommend.

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Furnace Tech

Should I Get an 80% or 95% Furnace?

February 16, 2022

When it comes time to replace your current standard-efficiency furnace, which is best for your home? An 80% or 95% efficiency furnace?

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