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Tips on safety, savings and home maintenance from CenterPoint Energy's Home Service Plus® (HSP)

​The experts at CenterPoint Energy's Home Service Plus can help you make the most out of your energy dollar with top-quality heating and cooling equipment and appliance repair and maintenance services. However, there are steps you can take on your own to extend the useful life of your appliances; select the right product for your home at the right price; and enjoy more comfort year-round.

Check back often, as more handy how-to's will be posted here regularly.

Get ready for winter

Water heater safety tips

Select the right heating and cooling equipment

Save money on heating and cooling equipment

Get ready for summer

Prepare Your AC for Summer

When to replace your AC 

Hot Spots in Your Home

When to Replace Your Water Heater