Green Heating and Cooling Systems Lewiston ME

During the warmer months, you can turn off the pilot light on boilers or furnaces that are used solely for home heating, not hot water. Read on.

Atlas Supply Corp
(800) 244-4726
47 Lincoln St
Lewiston, ME
 
W. E. Reynolds, LLC
PO Box 494
Turner, ME

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Steamatic of Greater Portland, Inc.
(866) 759-1077
4 Hemlock Lane
Gray, ME
 
Jim Godbout Plumbing & Heating, Inc.
(207) 283-1200
48 Elm Street
Biddeford, ME
Services
Geothermal Heating & Cooling, Heat Pumps, Heating Contractors, Heating Specialties, Plumbing Contractors-Residential & Commercial, Solar Energy Equipment & Systems-Dealers

Gagnon Heating and Air Conditioning, Inc.
(207) 647-8782
14 Seymour Drive
Bridgton, ME
Services
Geo Thermal systems, Solar Thermal, Maintenance, Cost Estimates, Snow Melt, Radiant Heat, HVAC
Membership Organizations
US Green Building Council - Maine Chapter

Northeast Mechanical & Energy Management Svc Inc
(207) 666-8330
Lewis Hill Road
Bowdoin, ME
Hours
Mon 09:00 AM-05:00 PM;Tue 09:00 AM-05:00 PM;Wed 09:00 AM-05:00 PM;Thu 09:00 AM-05:00 PM;Fri 09:00 AM

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Guardian Angel Plumbing and Heating, LLC
(207) 712-0346
PO Box 426
Topsham, ME

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EXCEL Plumbing & Heating, LLC
PO Box 999, 20 Cooper Lane
Oxford, ME

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Innis Well Drilling, LLC
(207) 942-5646
64 14th Street
Bangor, ME
Services
Geothermal Heating/Cooling Systems, Well Drilling, Pump Systems Installation and Repair Service, Filtration Systems Installation, Video Well Inspection, Specialized Services

Maine Clean Power
(866) 408-4591
148 Middle St.
Portland, ME
Hours
Monday 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Tuesday 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Wednesday 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Thursday 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Friday 9:00AM - 5:00PM

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Green Heating and Cooling Systems

Heating System Tune-up

Heating System Tune-up
Spend $200 now and SAVE $180 each year... ROI = 90%

Highlights

Have a professional tune-up your heating system if it has not received one in the last year. If your system is more than 15 years old consider replacing it with a high efficiency system or heat pump. You may need to seal leaky ducts or insulate supply and return pipes on boilers.

During the warmer months, you can turn off the pilot light on boilers or furnaces that are used solely for home heating, not hot water. To boost efficiency, you can clean registers and clean or change air filters on furnaces, install radiator reflectors to avoid unnecessary heat transfer from the radiator to the adjacent exterior wall. Also consider shutting the vent damper during the off cycle to prevent heat from being drawn up the flue.

By installing zone-control radiators, save even more. Here is a checklist to help monitor your 'tune-up' pro: Inspect the filter and change or clean it as needed, check all electrical components and thermostat controls, oil the motors, and inspect heat exchanger for cracks since one in the heat exchanger will introduce dangerous carbon monoxide. Plus, check air flow, and if diminished, clean the evaporator coil, and check the air fuel mixture.

The ROI Calculation is based on a 'tune-up' and saving about $45 a month over 4 months of the winter.

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