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How to Improve Indoor Air Quality and Save Energy in Your Home

By: Danny Lipford

There are a number of ways to go green and save energy in your home including:

  • Replace the air filter on your air conditioner or furnace regularly with a high quality one.
  • Set the thermostat higher in the summer and lower in the winter.
  • Use ceiling fans during the summer to cool you when you’re in a room.
  • Fill any gaps or cracks on outside walls and around windows and doors.
  • Replace any worn weather stripping around windows and doors.
  • Check your attic to see if you have enough insulation, and add more if needed.
  • Seal any cracks or gaps in your HVAC ductwork.

Watch this video to find out more.



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