3 Signs Your Central Air Conditioner Is Low on Refrigerant


You rely on your central air conditioning unit to keep your home cool during the summer. When the temperatures outside are soaring, your home should feel considerably cooler. If your home feels a little warmer than it should and you have cleaned the filter and cleared away debris from the outdoor unit, you could be running low on refrigerant. Here are three signs this could be your central air conditioning unit's issue.

6 August 2019

Three Reasons Why Your Gas Furnace Warranty May Become Void


When you purchase a new gas furnace, the new unit typically comes with a warranty. This warranty often lasts for at least one year, and can last up to several years. Unfortunately, people make mistakes that can cause their warranty to become void. Learning the reasons why your furnace may become void can help you avoid these issues when you get a new unit. Here are three common reasons why your gas furnace may become void.

30 June 2019

Avoiding The Need For Major Plumbing Repairs


Homeowners that fail to effectively care for their plumbing system can find themselves more likely to experience disruptions due to avoidable problems and issues. If you are one of the homeowners that may not give your plumbing needs much consideration, there are some important steps for avoiding plumbing repairs that you should start taking. Appreciate The Maintenance Your Sinks Require Your sink faucets and drains will both require some maintenance to keep them in working condition.

22 May 2019

How To Take The Best Care Of A Heating System


The heating setup in a house or a place of business can often seem to just happily work in the background. At least, that is until it has a problem. No one wants to be caught in the coldest months dealing with a heating repair project, especially one involving a furnace, so these three tips will help you stay ahead of things. Know What You Have It helps to know in advance what type of furnace you're running.

18 April 2019

Should You Upgrade To A Central Air System?


There are different types of air conditioning systems available in the market today. From ductless ACs to window air conditioners, there is plenty to choose from. However, a central air system is still one of the most popular choices for many homeowners in the US. Central air systems supply air to the entire house via a system of ducts. All the air is cooled in one location. What features make it a good idea to invest in a central air system today?

4 March 2019

3 Instrumental Steps That Can Keep Your Furnace Working Great During The Cold Season


When it comes to the colder months of the year, you need a furnace working at its full capacity. This will require you to keep this special appliance maintained year-round, which isn't hard if you take these helpful steps.  1. Keep Vents and Ductwork Clean One of the more common problems homeowners experience with their furnace is when the vents and ductwork get too dirty. When this happens, your furnace has to work a lot harder when bringing in warm air.

10 December 2018

How To Tell If There's Room To Improve The Heating System Within Your Home


Too many people make the mistake of assuming that as long as the furnace is working, it is as good as it is going to get and that they simply have to get used to it. However, it does not have to be that way. You should be able to be very warm and comfortable inside of your home during the winter and not have to spend a fortune on the heating bill in order to do it.

10 December 2018

Whistling Furnace? This Simple Solution May Be Just What You Need


If your furnace whistles every time you turn it on, it can make life unbearable for your family, especially at night. If you can't find the reason for the whistling sounds you hear, the situation can frustrate you even more. Your furnace might not be the source of the whistling. You may actually have something wrong with your air ducts. Learn why air ducts whistle and how you can make them less noisy below.

8 November 2018

Small Plumbing Jobs That May Require A Professional Plumber


Plumbing can be complicated, and there are those big jobs that you need to have a professional do for you, but what about the little plumbing jobs? Calling a plumber for smaller jobs might seem silly to some people, but if you do not have any experience with plumbing and do not have the right tools for the job, why wouldn't you call a professional? Stubborn Drain Backups Sometimes, the simplest things are the hardest to deal with.

3 October 2018

Five Fall Maintenance Tips For Your Heat Pump


Winter is just around the corner, but you know you'll be warm if your home is equipped with a heat pump. Of course, you still need to take some time to make sure your heat pump is tuned up and ready for the cold season. The following can help you get your pump prepped and ready. Tip #1: Vacuum the filter housing Heat pumps require a filter change once a month year round, since they are used for both heating and cooling.

4 September 2018