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How Zone Heating Helps to Get You through the Winter

October 1st, 2015

Have you ever turned up the temperature on the thermostat in your home only to have a family member turn it back down again minutes later? Larger households generally share this experience if there is no zone control system in place.

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Consider Installing a Water Softener Today

September 28th, 2015

Many people don’t call a plumber until there is a major problem with the pipes or fixtures in their homes. But plumbers do more than just fix pipes. They can also install many optional plumbing components, including those which can actually prevent plumbing damages from occurring in the first place.

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How a Honeywell Wi-Fi Thermostat Makes Your Life a Little Easier

September 21st, 2015

As the seasons change, it is helpful to have a top-of-the-line thermostat. Your thermostat can make it difficult to adjust the temperature to your preferred setting, or it can give you complete control over the temperature even when you are far from home.

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Is Your Heating System Ready for the Cooler Weather Ahead?

September 14th, 2015

Your air conditioner is finally getting a break, and it’s time to get your heating system running full time again. But if your heater has not been properly maintained, it could have poor efficiency, undesirable performance, or even some concerning safety issues.

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It’s Time to Call an HVAC Technician for a Heating Maintenance Visit

September 7th, 2015

One of the best ways to save money, time, and hassle on your home heating system this year is to schedule a heating maintenance visit with a trained professional. Your heater is an intricate system, and it probably got a lot of use last winter.

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Should I Replace My Air Conditioner So Late in the Season?

August 31st, 2015

Fall is drawing near, and that means it’s almost time to start running your heating system on a regular basis. If you’ve been experiencing problems with your air conditioner lately, it may seem worth it to wait until the return of warmer weather next year to start scheduling service.

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Should I Replace My Air Conditioner So Late in the Season?

August 24th, 2015

Air conditioning and heating systems don’t tend to malfunction only when it’s convenient to replace them. Sometimes, an older air conditioner only starts to fail just as the cooling season is ending, when you’ll only need to use it for a few more weeks anyway.

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Air Conditioning Repair FAQ: Does It Just Need More Refrigerant?

August 17th, 2015

You may know already that there is a chemical blend called refrigerant that pumps through your air conditioner (also sometimes referred to as Freon). And you also may have heard that “topping off” the refrigerant can help an air conditioner to perform better. But for the most part, filling up a system with more refrigerant won’t address the actual problem.

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Could Your Home Benefit from Drain Cleaning Service?

August 10th, 2015

When you notice a small drain clog in your home, there are a couple of things you can try without calling a plumber for help. For drains that are moving a little slowly, there could just be some minor buildup in the drains, which a mixture of baking soda followed by vinegar may be able to help.

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A Guide to Keeping Your Air Conditioning System Clean

August 3rd, 2015

Dusting the bookshelves, scrubbing the refrigerator, and vacuuming the rug are cleaning tasks that make your living space neat and can help remove contaminants like bacteria. While you scrub and organize your home regularly, there’s one cleaning task many homeowners skip over that could save a lot of money.

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