Should You Upgrade From Gas Heating?


Heating and cooling systems are essential in every home. Faulty gas heating puts your safety and health in danger. When your gas heating unit fails prematurely, it forces you to make a crucial decision on whether to call for heating services or to replace the unit. The decision to replace your heating unit also provides you with a valuable opportunity to upgrade from gas heating. Unit replacement is costly. An upgrade might cost you even more.

4 September 2017

Feeling Sick? The Problem Could Be Lurking In Your Home


Do you feel sick all the time? Do you spend the majority of your time coughing, sneezing, and just feeling downright yucky? If you do, and the doctor has given you a clean bill of health, the problem could be with your house. That's right. Your own home could be the cause of your constant discomfort. You might not realize this, but problems inside your home can cause you to experience symptoms of sickness.

15 August 2017

Key Questions Every Homeowner Should Ask An Air Conditioning Expert Prior To Having Their Unit Serviced


Given that throughout parts of the United States, the summer temperatures often seem to start early and last a long time, it's easy to just turn the air conditioner on when it gets hot. However, doing so isn't always the best idea and instead, it's often recommended to have the unit evaluated by a qualified professional on a regular basis. Otherwise, there is the risk of serious issues developing due to a minor issue, such as concerns with the ductwork, that manifested during the winter.

2 August 2017

3 Ways To Prevent A Clog From Happening In Your Toilet


If your toilet gets clogged frequently, there are things that you can do that will help to make sure that the pipes don't clog so that your toilet doesn't overflow on a regular basis. Take a look at the following suggestions: Plunge  One common time for your toilet to clog up and overflow is after a bowel movement. That's because they tend to not go down the pipes as easily as other things might.

21 July 2017

Concerned About Water Heater Safety? Here Are A Few Do's And Don'Ts


Water heaters may seem like relatively benign pieces of equipment, but there are plenty of dangers lurking in the background. A poorly maintained or defective water heater can easily cause a fire or explosion, which could result in serious injuries and severe structural damage to your home. There are plenty of things you should do—as well as things you should avoid at all cost—that can help keep your water heater safe and in great shape.

5 July 2017

Time To Service Your AC? 4 Reasons You Should Have Your Ducts Cleaned Too


Now that summer is here, it's time to get your air conditioner serviced. A thorough servicing before the heat waves arrive, will ensure that your air conditioner is up to the task of keeping you cool this summer. While you're having your air conditioner serviced, you'll also want to have your ducts cleaned. Starting the summer with clean ducts will increase the efficiency of your air conditioner, and ensure that the air that's flowing through your home is clean.

21 June 2017

3 Strategies For Lowering The Cost Of Your Air Conditioner


An air conditioner is a must-have appliance for those who live in regions punished by high summertime heat. Unfortunately, enjoying the luxury of a cool home often comes with an exorbitant price tag. If you would like to increase your knowledge of the ways in which a cooling bill can be lowered, read on. This article will discuss three effective strategies. Eliminate air leaks. It has been estimated that air leaks can result in air conditioning energy losses as great as 30 percent.

6 June 2017