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How Ceiling Fans Help Reduce Your Cooling Costs

A ceiling fan uses convection to cool your skin by increasing the rate of evaporation. This effect will make you feel more comfortable even though the air temperature has not changed. In this article, we discuss the benefits of using fans in conjunction with your AC to feel cool while lowering energy costs…

What To Look For When Purchasing A New Air Conditioner For Your Home

When a homeowner requires an air conditioning replacement, they feel overwhelmed with the number of options available. Most people feel intimidated by this expense and choose the cheapest unit they can find. Often, this is a wrong decision because the performance of an air conditioner will impact a home for 17 or more years…

What You Need To Know Before Buying A New Air Conditioning Unit

Once your air conditioning unit is more than 15-20 years old, you will need to consider changing it for a new one. Make sure to review your AC replacement options with proper attention. In this article, we will present you now with aspects to consider before your next air conditioner purchase…

How To Identify If Your Air Conditioning System Uses R-22

If your home air conditioning system relies on R-22 refrigerant, you should know about recent legal changes. This article discusses the phase-out of R-22 refrigerant. Also, if you are unsure of what type of coolant your AC system uses, we will show you how to identify an air conditioner that uses R-22…

What You Should Consider If Your AC Uses R-22

If your air conditioner is starting to fail and is older than 15 years, you will have a decision to make: you can either repair or replace the system. Another reason why you might want to look at your cooling system carefully is the U.S. government’s mandatory phase-out of R-22 refrigerant…

Energy Conservation Tips

One way that Tower Energy is working to keep your home safe and comfortable is by helping local residents use less energy. In this article, we discuss ways you can conserve energy while staying safe and comfortable. By following these tips you can lower your energy-related costs…

Benefits Of Heating Oil

Across the country, there are many different heating options that homes use. The most common are fuel oil, gas, and electrical heating systems. However, many homes on the east coast, including the state of Connecticut, use heating oil as their primary heating fuel. There are many reasons why…