Heating your home in the winter is a no-brainer. But there are many misconceptions about the best way to keep your HVAC system operating at its peak while keeping your home comfortable and energy costs low. It's enough to make your head spin! But Levco can help separate some common myths from "just the facts."
Not all heating and cooling system breakdowns are caused by the furnace or boiler. It could be the thermostat is to blame for the uncomfortable temperatures inside your home...
October is here, which means sweater weather is in full swing! Pumpkin spice returns to our favorite coffee shops, the kids are back in school, and we're feeling those cool morning breezes through the open windows. #Finally
Today, many of us take the comforts of central air conditioning for granted. But it’s the technicians who keep our HVAC systems running, day and night. Here's a look behind the scenes at what it takes to be an HVAC hero...
The third generation Nest Thermostat has the most valuable smart home features built right in. With its polished design, Nest programs itself effortlessly bringing your home into the comfort zone. The Nest Learning Thermostat remembers the temperatures you like, automatically helps save energy when you’re away, and can be controlled from your phone! This feels like a no-brainer. And the proof is in the numbers. The Nest Thermostat has saved over 8 billion kWh of energy in millions of homes worldwide. Studies show that it can save users an average of [...]
Due to the extreme temperature shifts, heating your home in Connecticut can be one of the more expensive components of your utility bill, but making some easy adjustments can dramatically reduce your energy spending. Whether you heat your home with oil, gas, or electricity, you can follow these 9 tips to cut your energy consumption and maintain comfortable temperatures in your home during winter: 1. Only Heat the Rooms You Use If you have rooms you never use, like guest rooms, play rooms, or large storage areas, close off or seal [...]
Your heating and cooling systems require regular maintenance to keep them running properly. Homeowners should stay on top of monthly maintenance tasks to improve their systems performance and maximize its efficiency. Here is a list what you should inspect, clean, schedule, and set for the month of September: 1. Air Filters During times of heavy cooling system use, your air filters should be inspected frequently to make sure unwanted dust and dirt haven’t collected or clogged up your system. You may find it necessary to replace air filters sooner than the [...]
We Are Now In Fairfield! Levco is eager to announce that we are now serving Fairfield, Connecticut! The same top quality service by our certified technicians as well as the safe and timely delivery of heating oil at competitive prices is now available to the families and businesses of Fairfield. Started in 1980 Levco is a three generation family owned and operated company. With 3 locations in Norwalk, Wilton, and North Haven, CT, we are ideally located to provide 24/7 emergency service to all of our Fairfield County customers. Want to [...]
Your thermostat controls over half of your home's energy bill. That is more than your appliances and more than your electronics. So shouldn’t it help you save energy? The 3rd generation Nest Learning Thermostat does. It learns what temperature you like and builds a schedule around yours.