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When in the market for a new air conditioner, it’s important to know your options. You’ll hear a lot about energy efficiency and sizing, and you’ll also hear about compressor operation speeds. Is a single-stage air conditioner better than a variable speed A/C? What about...

If your appliances are all powered by electricity, why would you waste money on installing gas lines when you don’t need them? As homeowners are discovering, there are actually very good reasons for making the switch. Read on to discover why installing gas lines may...

Two is better than one when it comes to preventing basement flooding and water damage. Because a sump pump can fail without warning and storms often leave entire neighborhoods without electricity, the plumbing experts at Cliff Bergin & Associates recommend installing a second, battery-powered sump...

It’s bad enough when it’s cold outside, but having a cold home can make winter even harder to handle. Before you worry about replacing your entire heating system, check these common things that can cause your furnace to stop working. Unless your system is older...

Some people don’t like change but it’s inevitable, even in your own home. At some point, you’ll need to retire your old heating system and invest in a new furnace, which really is a change for the better. To help you decide if this is...

There’s something lurking in your home this time of year—a frightful number of airborne pollutants and allergens. And they’re not going anywhere, now that windows are shut tight for the season. You need to stay warm, but if the idea of breathing in dirty, unhealthy...

That chill-in-the air feeling is back for fall, with higher heating bills sure to follow. The experts at Cliff Bergin & Associates know it can be hard to balance costs and comfort, so we’re sharing our top 10 fall comfort tips to help you stay...

Tough drain clogs are more than an inconvenience—they can prelude bigger problems that require professional attention. That’s why the plumbing experts at Cliff Bergin & Associates are happy to weigh in with insights and tips to help keep all the drains in your home flowing...