Check out our blog and seasonal newsletter for the latest from the Tom Rostron Company. Here, you will find information about our newest products and initiatives as well as some special deals for blog and newsletter readers. Every issue, we offer some helpful tips for managing and maintaining your home systems. It’s not all business, though. We share good news from our Monmouth and Ocean county communities and even throw in a favorite recipe from our staff to try at home.
Heat pumps are becoming a popular choice for homeowners across Monmouth and Ocean counties. Known for their efficiency, cost-effectiveness, and straightforward installation, heat pumps are ideal for heating homes in cold climates. Did you know, though, that heat pumps are also extremely effective in the summer for home cooling?
Spring can be a beautiful time of the year, especially when you consider the rough winter that is finally behind us. Once the flowers start to bloom, many people start thinking about spring cleaning and maintenance. After hunkering down for the winter, there are surely plenty of things that have been put on the back burner and need to be addressed! With hot weather on the horizon, you may want to start with spring maintenance for your air conditioner.
For many homeowners, saving money is of the utmost importance, and why wouldn’t it be? Winter is always a reminder of just how much money energy expenses can add up to. There are plenty of ways to save on home energy costs, but it takes knowing about them to move forward. Often, savings can come in the form of rebates, and not taking advantage of them is a big mistake. Here’s what your contractor may not be telling you.
For many homeowners, understanding the inner workings of the home can be quite a challenge. There are often many factor working at once; after all, home performance depends heavily upon each system within the home working in tandem with one another. Ductwork is one of the more important systems found within your home and often comes up in discussions revolving around home improvement — specifically duct cleaning and duct sealing.
As you might expect, there are undeniable differences between cleaning and sealing the ducts within your home. So, which is right for you?
No matter how you feel about the fact that Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow this year, there’s no getting around the fact that the warmer weather of spring is not exactly right around the corner. Monmouth and Ocean Counties have seen quite a bit of cold weather so far this winter, and it’s not looking to be over anytime soon. Instead of sitting back and attempting to ride out the winter, it’s time to take control and take action on your home. The best way to start is with a home energy audit.