SmartHouse Blog

November 6, 2015

The Design of Your HVAC System in St. Louis

Throughout this blog series we are going to take you through the process of what it takes to design, construct and install a custom HVAC system in St. Louis to provide the highest standards in comfort and efficiency.  We will show you how the tools and strategies used in Energy Star rated, luxury new construction homes, like those built by our friends at R.E.A. Homes, can add benefit to your own heating and cooling project. Taking you through each phase, we ... Read More
October 23, 2015

How Can a New Shower Head in St. Louis Save You Money?

Everyone loves saving money and some of the adjustments you can make in your home to lower utility bills are as simple as buying a new shower head in St. Louis. Most assume that converting to a low flow shower head means you will sacrifice that high pressure and flow you love, but that is not the case. When you upgrade your shower head, you’re adding a new level of comfort to your home to keep the whole family happy. Many ... Read More
October 7, 2015

Ensure Reliable Heating with SmartHouse Furnace Maintenance!

The average lifespan of your furnace ranges around 15 to 20 years and while your furnace can still work well, it faces a higher risk of breakdowns as it advances in age.  Furnace maintenance helps get ahead of any needed repairs and keeps your system running as efficiently as possible. Our furnace experts will come to your home to carefully inspect your furnace to make sure it’s in working order, ironing out any kinks and bugs to help avoid any problems ... Read More
September 29, 2015

Do You Need Repair or Replacement?

Are you questioning if your furnace will survive the fall and winter?  Then now is the time to call SmartHouse for a furnace assessment to make sure you keep comfortable all winter long!   Your furnace may still have several years left, but issues are bound to arise the more it advances in age.  A small problem with your furnace can grow into a huge nightmare if you don’t seek out repair or replacement at the first sign of a problem, ... Read More
August 17, 2015

5 Reasons to Invest in a St. Louis Energy Audit

A St. Louis energy audit is the first step in making sure you conserve energy in your home. There’s no denying that the energy demands of the 21st century are enormous, and it seems to be getting harder to keep up with the pace. A failure to conserve energy can be expensive as the costs of your energy bills skyrocket to unbearable heights. However, the folks at SmartHouse Home Performance are here to tell you to stop worrying and invest in ... Read More
August 10, 2015

3 Benefits of a GeoThermal System in St. Louis

There are lots of ways to produce heat and energy for your home. However, geothermal energy is one of the best options in terms of low energy costs and environmental friendliness. If you’re interested in a geothermal system in St. Louis, contact your local heating and cooling professionals at SmartHouse!

The Perks of Geothermal Energy

Geothermal energy is a great option when it comes to energy production. Here are three reasons why you should seriously consider switching to this alternative ... Read More
August 5, 2015

St. Louis is HOT! Call SmartHouse For Emergency AC Repair

You rely on your AC to get you through the hot St. Louis summer. What happens when you have an AC breakdown? Certified and licensed to the nines, our AC experts at SmartHouse are ready to take on any air conditioning problem with our emergency AC repair services in St. Louis. In no time at all, we’ll be at your door with all the top tools in the AC industry in your hands. We won’t rest until you have that cool air ... Read More
July 22, 2015

Ask the St. Louis AC Experts: Why is My 2nd Floor So Hot?

You may have noticed this phenomenon in your home this summer: the first floor gets nice and cool when you have the AC running, but the second floor stays hot! When you try to turn up the AC to make your second floor more comfortable, you wind up making the first floor too cold and paying too much on your energy bills. Why does this happen, and more importantly, how can you fix the problem? The SmartHouse Home Performance specialists are here ... Read More
July 15, 2015

St. Louis Emergency AC Service: Cooling Tips From The Experts

When you wake up feeling hot or come home to a humid house, you feel desperate. AC repair seems like a huge hassle, and what if you need your whole air conditioner replaced? It's a sweaty mess of a situation...but it doesn't have to be! At SmartHouse, we offer 24/7 emergency response to air conditioning repair in St. Louis. You can call anytime you have a problem, and we'll be there to help! When you work with our licensed professionals, you'll never ... Read More
July 8, 2015

Zoning: The Smarter Way to Heat and Cool Your St. Louis Home

If you want to enhance your temperature control and quality of life, then consider zoning your St. Louis home. Living in Missouri has its perks, but it also means your home is exposed to some pretty extreme temperatures. Freezing cold old winters, hot and humid summers— even when you’re indoors, you can feel temperature differences. For example, even when you turn the heating up in the winter, your living room is colder than your upstairs hallway. And in the summer, despite your air ... Read More