Crown Group Ohio Blog

What Goes into the Cost of Buying & Installing a New Furnace?

furnace tech

October 28, 2019

As winter creeps closer, you may be thinking about installing a new furnace. If so, you’re likely thinking about the costs associated. When it comes to a large investment, such as a new furnace, it’s important to understand exactly what you’re paying for and why. Here are six factors that can affect the overall price: […]

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It’s the Season for Sweaters, Pumpkin Spice, Leaves, and . . . Poor Air Quality?

fall candles

October 14, 2019

Autumn in Northeast Ohio can be downright delightful. For many longtime residents it’s their favorite time of year, with cooler temperatures, beautiful leaves, pumpkin spice everything, football and Halloween. Those fall delights may be hiding a less than delightful secret, however. Fall can put seasonally unique stressors on your HVAC system, resulting in poor indoor […]

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Budgeting for Commercial HVAC

commercial hvac

September 30, 2019

As a business, you likely have a large amount of expenses to budget for each year. Employee benefits, payroll, insurance, office supplies, rent . . . the list goes on. Do you have your HVAC expenses on that list? Setting a comprehensive HVAC budget — which accounts for monthly expenses, unexpected costs and new equipment […]

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Can Exterior Paint Color Affect your Home’s Indoor Temperature?

light colored house

September 27, 2019

The color your home is painted or the building material used can impact how much air (hot or cold) comes through the walls and thus, affects indoor temperature. Think about it: on a hot day, would you be cooler or warmer if you were wearing a light-colored shirt? Your home is the same! If your […]

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The Ideal Indoor Temperature for . . .

comfortable family

August 19, 2019

A typical day 68-78° F The goal of any homeowner is to maximize comfort and minimize costs. In order to stay comfortable and save energy (and as a result, money!), an ideal temperature is 78° F in the summer and 68° F in the winter. Dressing right, using ceiling fans and curtains to your advantage, […]

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