What is the most energy-efficient way to heat my home?

As Hoosiers, we understand how important heat is in the bitterly cold winter months. Even with temperatures hovering just above zero, you can keep a handle on your heating bill by helping your energy-efficient system do what it’s built to do—keep you comfortable at...

Why is my high-efficiency gas furnace venting hot exhaust?

Your high-efficiency furnace is supposed to keep your home warm during the winter by creating heat and distributing it throughout the house. You pay your energy bills with hard-earned money and you want to make sure as much heat as possible stays in the house and is...

What are your options for central heating systems?

While there’s no shortage of heating system choices out there, they all have the same goal in common: keeping your family warm, safe and comfortable throughout the frigid winter months. But with a variety of fuel sources, distribution methods, efficiency and equipment...

Why are heating bills higher than air conditioning costs?

We aren’t breaking any news here, as every Greater Indianapolis homeowner is surely well aware of the simple fact that your home’s heating expenses are more than likely going to vastly outweigh what it costs to cool your home. But why is that? As with most answers...

Be proactive against the upcoming fall and winter

As we enjoy this lovely end-of-summer weather across Greater Indianapolis, you may find yourself leaving your HVAC system inactive or off completely for stretches of time. Open the windows and take advantage of Mother Nature’s generosity while you can! Like it or not,...

Managing your home’s humidity across Indiana’s extreme seasons

With Central Indiana’s hot summers and frigid winters, the humidity levels in the air of your home can play a large and important role in your overall comfort. Expressed as a percentage for the amount of water vapor in the air, the right relative humidity levels will...

How to choose your perfect HVAC contractor

When you need air conditioning or furnace repair services, finding a qualified contractor you can rely on is of utmost importance. As you look for an HVAC contractor to trust with your home’s system and family’s comfort, keep an eye out for the following five features...

International tariffs affecting local HVAC costs

With 45 years of residential heating and cooling experience, Breedlove Dobbs keeps its finger on the pulse of the industry and stays tuned into any developments affecting our business. We feel it’s our duty to keep our neighbors, community and customers up to date on...

Breedlove Dobbs Named to 2019 Circle of Champions

At Breedlove Dobbs, we are proud of our status as a Bryant Factory Authorized Dealer. Bryant’s high-quality and energy-efficient comfort products deliver an unmatched level of performance we stand behind every day. We’re honored to announce that Breedlove Dobbs has...

It’s Been How Cold? A Month-to-Month Comparison of Winter Temps

Are you counting down the days until Spring?  You aren’t alone.  Not only are Hoosiers craving warmer weather, many of us are looking forward to lower utility bills.  While it seems that this year has been unusually cold, our perceptions about the weather don’t always...