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Programmable Thermostat Woes? Don’t Replace It Till You Try These Tips

Programmable thermostats are the best option for controlling the temperature in your home, and a quality one can help you keep your house comfortable while reducing your energy bills. However, programmable thermostats are also a little more likely to have problems since they have more parts and serve a more advanced function that the old analog ones. If you’re having problems with your programmable thermostat, try these troubleshooting tips before you rush to replace it. Check to make sure your…

A/C Acting Up? Troubleshooting Tips to Try First

Homeowners will be flipping the “on” switch on their thermostats as the weather warms up. Usually things go as anticipated. But occasionally things just don’t go as expected. In many cases, a bit of A/C troubleshooting solves the problem but other times the problem warrants a visit from an HVAC service company. Read on for common problems and possible fixes. The unit won’t turn on. The first thing to check is the circuit breakers at both the breaker box and…