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An energy rater uses a duct blower to test HVAC duct air leakage.

Is Your Home as Ready for Summer as You Are?

Now that summer has arrived, it’s important to remember that your air conditioner can often increase your residential energy costs this season, so it’s important to make sure that your house is as efficient as it can possibly be.

A wide view of the Blue Ridge Mountains at sunset.

Henderson County Ranked Among Healthiest in North Carolina

Henderson County has been ranked as the heathiest county in Western North Carolina and among the healthiest in the state, according to the 2020 County Health Rankings report from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

Sliced tomatoes on an oven sheet.

Fresh at Farmers Markets This Week

It can be hard to see past the rainbow of tomatoes, peaches, corn, summer squash, peppers, eggplants, and other summer favorites weighing down tables at farmers tailgate markets right now.