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6 Winter Heating Solutions for Texas Homes

Whatever the season, you want the temperature of your home to be comfortable. Because Texas is known for its’ hot summers, sometimes those cold winter days can get forgotten about until the temperatures plummet and you’re left huddled around a space heater trying to keep warm. East Texas can get quite chilly, especially in areas of higher elevation.


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6 Factors to Consider When Choosing an HVAC Company in Texas

When it comes to your needs as a homeowner, working with local businesses is beneficial for numerous reasons, some of the most important being accountability and reliability. This is especially true of your HVAC needs in hot, humid locations like Texas.

As recent weather patterns have shown us, a reliable HVAC system is necessary for more than our comfort—it’s crucial for our health.
Whether it’s for air conditioner repair or heating repair, you want to know that if you have a home heating emergency and need HVAC maintenance, your HVAC company will be there for you.

ETR, a trusted local East Texas HVAC company, understands what is required of a proper HVAC technician dealing with Texas’ variable and extreme weather patterns. More…

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How to Reduce Household Air Pollutants

There aren’t many things more important than the air we breathe.

This is especially true for the elderly, homes with children, and people with respiratory issues or compromised immune systems.

Indoor air quality can be compromised by many factors in the short and long term. We worry about air pollution and safety outside our homes, but what about the contaminants we breathe in our living space and where we sleep?