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Tip #5 Use Dry Wood
Burning damp or wet wood will "steal" the heat......... ... [more]

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Aggregate Metering – NEMV vs. NEMA. - December 21, 2017

Before moving into a discussion of aggregate metering we should review the California State Legislature definition of Net Energy Metering (NEM). “Measuring the difference between the electricity supplied through the electrical grid and the electricity generated by an eligible customer-generator and fed back to the electrical grid over a 12-month period.” NEMV & NEMA (Virtual… [more]

$2,000 Gas Insert Rebate Available Now! - October 2, 2017

Receive your $2,000 Rebate toward the installation of a Clean Burning Gas Insert. If you live in Nipomo, Oceano, Grover Beach, Arroyo Grande, Pismo Beach, Shell Beach or Paso Robles, you can qualify for an APCD Incentive payment: $2,000 to replace a conventional masonry, pre-fabricated, or zero-clearance open hearth fireplace. Or – $1,000 to replace… [more]

Introducing the Valor HeatShift System - May 24, 2016

Ever wonder how people safely hang a TV or expensive art above a heat producing fireplace?  Careful planning and product choices, until now. Recognizing homeowner needs and expectations Valor has  introduced a heat management system that redirects fireplace warmth to a higher elevation in the room. Designed to reduce surface temperatures, the Valor HeatShift System™… [more]