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August 4, 2017
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Are You Prepared for Summertime Power Outages?

Summertime calls for relaxation, days at the beach and spending time with family and friends. With warmer temps comes unpredictable summer storms that can cause damage to your property and […]
July 5, 2017
Nest Thermostat on Wall in Foyer

Maximize Home Comfort and Energy-Savings with Nest

Your thermostat can really make an impact on your home’s comfort and energy bills. That’s why NJR Home Services (NJRHS) is proud to announce we’re working with Nest®, a brand […]
June 6, 2017
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The Phase-Out of R-22 and What it Means For Your Older Air Conditioner

If your AC system was installed prior to 2010, it probably uses R-22 refrigerant (also known as Freon®). This refrigerant is phasing out and will be replaced with a more […]
May 2, 2017
Woman Frustrated Due to Plumbing Issues

Things to Consider When Hiring a Plumber or Electrician

Your home is a complex network of pipes, valves, wires and electrical components that can break at any time. Most electrical and plumbing issues are an inconvenience. But, in some […]
April 5, 2017
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The Importance of Healthy Air in Your Home

Indoor air quality refers to the quality of the air you breathe inside your home. It can be affected by a number of environmental and man-made factors. Did you know […]
March 7, 2017
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Should You Replace Your Heating and Cooling Systems at the Same Time?

You rely on your heating system to keep you cozy and warm in the winter, and your AC system to keep you cool in the summer. But what happens when […]
February 7, 2017
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Solar Leases Are an Affordable Way to Go Solar

Solar leasing programs are opening the door for homeowners who want to take advantage of energy savings without the large upfront financial investment. Instead of paying for the purchase of […]
December 15, 2016
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A Heating and Cooling Service Plan Equals Peace of Mind

It’s easy to take indoor comfort for granted. We expect our homes to be warm in the winter and cool in the summer. But when your system breaks down and […]