Thursday, May 26, 2011

Hot time in the summer

Summer heat is here.   Be sure your attic fan is working since it makes such a big difference in keeping the living area cooler. 
And if you're having a/c problems, check the A/C Checklist on the Helpful Hints section of our web page to check what the problem is.  Click here:

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Outside lights

A simple idea, but very nice:  for outside lights like floodlights or walls sconces, add a dimmer to soften the light.  You still have a lot of light when necessary, but more attractive lighting when you want to simple set the mood outside and make it easier on the eyes. 

Saturday, May 14, 2011

Ceiling fan buying tip

Important tips when shopping for a ceiling fan: Do you want a light? How much light? Can it be dimmed (many fluorescents can't)