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  1. Blog
    Replacing the windows of your home should be a simple and stress-free task. The fact of the matter is; this is rarely the case. From finding the right home improvement contractor to do the job, to knowing whether you need double or triple pane glass, to understanding your options when it...
  2. HVAC
    Having the furnace replaced with the split system. Many sources tell me that bigger isn't better, and I will experience less efficiency despite the SEER rating. Any opinions on this?
  3. HVAC
    I just purchased a split level duplex that was built in the early 1900s that I am using as a rental. It was heated by a natural gas hot water furnace. However, when the water heater went out the previous owner decided to convert the house to electric baseboard heat. In Northern Minnesota this...
  4. General DIY Discussions
    We have a TRANE dual heating system consisting of a XL16i heat pump and a HE gas furnace (XV95). It has performed very well with excellent efficiency. It is set to switch from heat pump to gas furnace when the outside temp falls below a set value. With gas prices falling and those for...
  5. HVAC
    I live in the North East and have a single story 825 sq ft home and will be installing new gas furnace/AC. The basement is partially finished. I have ceiling registers with my current AC unit which is more than 12 yrs old. I would like to install a 90 + AFUE system with AC coil in the...
  6. Remodeling
    We have a 1915 craftsman style bungalow and I love the windows (at least those that are obviously original and still in tact).. but of course, they're lacking quite a bit in the efficiency department. What's the most efficient and ideally economical option (long term, not plastic) for bringing...
  7. HVAC
    Hi everyone, I am new to posting on here so I have a few questions: 1. If I have a friend who installs commercial HVAC put in my home system will it be covered under the TRANE warranty? 2. I currently live in the Northeast and have a 12 SEER AC unit and an 80% propane furnace, how much will...
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