You can reduce your taxes and save on your energy bills with certain home improvements. Here are some key facts that you should know about home energy tax credits: Non-Business Energy Property Credit Part of this credit is worth 10 percent of the cost of certain qualified energy-saving items you added to your main home […]
Central air conditioners have two separate components: the condenser and the evaporator. The condenser unit is usually located outside the house on a concrete slab. The evaporator coil is mounted in the plenum or main duct junction above the furnace. Most central air conditioners are connected to a home’s forced-air distribution system. Thus, the same […]
As 2013 has ended and 2014 has started it is time for your maintenance reminder. Please make sure you have checked and or have been changing your filter regularly along with making sure you have completed or have scheduled your yearly maintenance for your gas appliances. Please take a look at this article for more […]
Dear Avista Customer, More and more customers like you are signing up for renewable energy, like solar, wind and biomass. That’s where Avista’s Buck-A-Block program comes in. By signing up, you’ll get 300 kWh of renewable energy credits (RECs) for just $1— and you’ll receive this cool solar-powered grasshopper that demonstrates the beauty of clean, renewable energy in […]
Have you changed your furnace filter this month? This guy has a cracked heat exchanger that could have been prevented by changing a $4 filter every month.
Another phone scam to alert you about. This is from the Post Falls, Idaho Police Department (please share): In the past two days, the Post Falls Police Department has responded to four reports of fraud at our local businesses. When an employee of the potential victim business answers the phone, they are told that the […]
There are also compressors on Heat Pumps, so you also need to watch out and get a second opinion when someone says you need a new one.
Avista issued this warning for customers and we wanted you to be aware of it too: We want customers to be aware of a telephone scam making its way across the country. The Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission (UTC) today warned utility consumers of a growing telephone scam. The scam involves telephone callers claiming to […]