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Embracing Alternative Energy Options with Air-Source Heat Pumps

Air-Source Heat Pumps (ASHP), like other ​geothermal HVAC solutions​, are gaining in popularity among U.S. homeowners. But it’s the investment that sets the wide array of alternative arrangements apart. At Sensible Heating & Cooling, we believe you don’t have to spend big money to decrease your home energy-costs or even to adopt more eco-friendly practices; [...]

Proactive Approaches to Ensure Warmth (Not Worry) This Winter

When outdoor temperatures drop and brisk winter air settles in, many of us turn to our home furnaces for warmth. Protect yourself from unruly carbon monoxide (CO) dangers emitted from ill-operating furnaces with these tips from Sensible Heating & Cooling.   Carbon Monoxide Safety Tips   Seasonal maintenance. When you defer your home-heating needs to [...]

Be Safe From Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Now that we are finally having some cold weather here in Colorado, we wanted to take this opportunity to remind all of you about the dangers of carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning. A lot of people don’t realize just how dangerous CO poisoning can be until it is too late. Here a few potential warning signs [...]

By |2017-07-11T23:32:40+00:00December 19th, 2014|Heating, Water Heaters|0 Comments

Furnace Certification

Are you going to sell your house in the near future? Are you in the market for a new home? In either case, you may have heard the importance of getting a certification for the furnace. There can be confusion around how to get the process completed so we have outlined some basic information for [...]

By |2017-07-11T21:43:37+00:00July 7th, 2014|Heating|0 Comments

Benefits to a Geothermal System

As we head into 2014, we are seeing more and more inquiries from homeowners who are considering installing a geothermal system for their homes. There are many benefits to geothermal systems – here are just a few. · Excellent Return on Investment: Although the initial cost of the geothermal system is relatively high, you will [...]

By |2014-06-25T00:18:08+00:00January 29th, 2014|Geothermal|0 Comments

How Do Tankless Water Heaters Work?

One newer technology that we are often asked about are tankless, or on-demand, water heaters. Tankless water heaters have a lot of benefits, including providing almost unlimited hot water for your home. Here is a brief overview on tankless water heaters to see if they are a good fit for your family. · How They [...]

By |2014-06-25T00:36:29+00:00January 22nd, 2014|Water Heaters|0 Comments

What Are the Efficiency Ratings on Furnaces?

One question we are often is asked is what the efficiency rating on furnaces and boilers actually means. Here are a few things to keep in mind when looking for a more efficient furnace. Essentially the AFUE (or the efficiency rating) is the ratio of heat output compared to the fossil fuel consumed by the [...]

By |2014-06-25T01:22:07+00:00December 18th, 2013|Heating|0 Comments