I did not know that making slight fluctuations in my energy usage can save me money overtime. Time as well as again I bring the subject up when with my colleagues as well as friends to determine their energy usage habits. Turns out the difference is not much, but this time, I got a response that could make a difference. While out on a lunch date recently, one of my colleagues brought a date who happened to be in the heating business. So I took the chance to pick his mind on numerous things related to heating. In particular, I wanted to understand how to achieve energy efficiency by minimal usage rather than an overhaul to a hybrid boiler or hydronic heating. I understand that both of these are super efficient as well as not heating, ventilation as well as A/C service demanding. From his point of view, he clarified that the starting point is to ensure timely boiler repair, heater service by a certified as well as licensed heating, ventilation as well as A/C repairman. That also covers accountability should I need to escalate a matter to his heating dealership. These were just random examples. For more certain and amazing answers, he inquired if I have a portable or stationary heater, boiler or heat pump as well as whether I understand their power consumption capacity. I was purple to all that I must admit so despite hogging the conversation with my heart as well as heat AC products inquiries I could not get much out of the conversation but now I had a starting point. To find out the model, size as well as usage instruction of my equipment. Checking the last date of service as well as confirming I have the right equipment for my house or rooms will make quite a difference consumption wise. I enjoyed getting out that day as well as I challenged myself to learn more about boiler/heater installation as well as everything that comes with service.