Is a Whole-House Generator Worth It?

home generator installed outside

It’s a universal fact that we rely on electricity for almost everything. From keeping our food fresh and our homes at a comfortable temperature to charging our phones and powering our entertainment systems, electricity is at the heart of our daily routines. However, one bad storm or unexpected outage can throw everything into chaos, leaving […]

How Air Purifiers Can Significantly Improve Indoor Air Quality

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Have you ever thought about what’s in the air you breathe? Many of us are concerned about outdoor pollution, constantly checking air quality indices and avoiding high-traffic areas to protect our lungs. However, we often overlook the fact that the air inside our homes could be just as polluted, if not more so. Indoor air […]

What to Do When Your Air Conditioner Isn’t Cooling Properly

woman sitting in front of a fan trying to cool off on a hot summer day when her AC broke

There’s nothing more frustrating than trying to get your AC to work on a hot summer day only to find it blowing a thin stream of air or, worse yet, distributing warm air throughout your home. Unfortunately, this scenario is all too common, and it often signals that something is wrong with your AC system. […]

How Home Generators Provide Peace of Mind During Power Outages

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Power outages can be disruptive and inconvenient, but for some, they can pose a real health risk. In extreme cold, a lack of heat can leave families with young children and elderly individuals vulnerable. And if someone you love depends on medical equipment, a power outage creates a stressful and potentially hazardous situation. If you […]

Why You Should Service Your Air Conditioning System Annually

professional technician evaluating an AC unit outside

Homeowners often wonder when they should have their air conditioners serviced. Is it just when problems arise, or should they be looked at by a professional technician at particular times of the year? The truth is, air conditioners should undergo professional maintenance every year. Ideally, this maintenance should happen in the spring, but early summer […]

What Is a Good SEER Rating in 2024?

Air conditioning unit being tested for efficiency by a professional technician

Have you ever wondered why having an efficient HVAC system matters and what exactly makes one efficient? It’s not just about keeping your home cool in summer or warm in winter; it’s about how effectively and economically it does that job. Enter the SEER rating — a vital tool that helps you assess the efficiency […]

Simple Steps That Can Drastically Lower Your Energy Bill

Homeowner calculating his bills for energy, electricity, and gas on a calculator

Energy bills can feel like a bottomless pit, quietly draining your wallet month after month. The worst part? You may not even realize you’re using so much energy! While you recognize that you’re using the AC a lot this summer, you may not have even thought about the fact that your phone charger plugged in […]

The Importance of a Spring Tune-Up for Your Air Conditioner

As the temperatures begin to rise and the promise of warmer weather looms, it’s essential to ensure that your air conditioner is ready to handle the heat. A spring tune-up for your air conditioning system can prepare it for the summer months ahead. Neglecting this maintenance can lead to inefficiencies, breakdowns, and, ultimately, discomfort in […]

Incredible Winter Energy Saving Tips

As the winter months approach, it’s essential to find ways to keep your home warm and comfortable while also saving energy and reducing those dreaded heating bills. At SGI Heating and Cooling, we understand the importance of energy efficiency in your home during cold weather. We aim to educate our customers on practical winter energy-saving […]