Posts Categorized: Energy Audit

Minnick’s Is Now on YouTube

Minnick’s is proud to announce our new YouTube channel. We will be posting new content here about twice per month. Our videos will be educational and answer lots of our customers most common questions. Give us a call at (240) 203-6611 to get personalized help immediately. Subscribe today for more videos with tips on how… Read more »

Relative Humidity in Your Home

When your home is too humid, it can cause issues, both to the health of your loved ones, and to the contents in your home. Though when your home is too dry, you also risk health issues and potential concerns with your personal property. Though how do you know what is the right level of… Read more »

Top Reasons to Schedule a Home Energy Audit

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If you’re like many homeowners, you want your home to be comfortable, affordable, and built to last. A house that wastes money, or doesn’t keep out the cold, is a home that could be better.   A home energy audit lets homeowners evaluate the way their house uses electricity and heat. Think of an energy… Read more »

What Is The Smart-Approach To Whole-Home Comfort?

Whole-Home Comfort

When you think of your heating and cooling needs, do you automatically think about your furnace or air conditioner? Most homeowners do, but Whole-Home Comfort depends on so much more. The Smart Approach to Whole-Home Comfort looks at how your systems work together to improve the health and comfort of your home.  Rob MinnickRob Minnick… Read more »

Which Energy Audit Do I Need: HVAC vs Minnick’s Home Energy Audit

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UPDATED 9/11/2017 In the winter and summer, does your HVAC system have a hard time keeping up with increased demand? If that’s the case, you probably see high utility bills and low indoor comfort. A home energy audit identifies the reasons why.  Rob MinnickRob Minnick is the CEO & President of Minnick’s. His family-owned company… Read more »

How Attic Ventilation Lowers Your Maryland Heating Bills

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Attic ventilation is an important part of your home because it not only keeps a comfortable temperature in your house year-round but also reduces energy costs. Natural attic ventilation (or the ventilation not produced by whole-house fans or other ventilation systems) happens through the natural exchange of air in your home. The 3 signs of… Read more »

How A Whole-House Dehumidifier Makes Your Home Feel Cooler

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In Maryland, humidity can make even a beautiful day feel oppressive. When you step outside, it can feel like stepping into a wall made of heat, unbearable even for the ten-second walk to the car. Inside often doesn’t feel much better, even if your air conditioning is working. You can feel sticky or clammy, making… Read more »