June 22, 2017

The Main Summer Plumbing Problems

If you were asked to name a seasonal plumbing problem, you might say frozen pipes in the wintertime. Summer plumbing problems can make just as much mess, cause water damage to your home and elevate your household water bill as well. Here are some of the main plumbing issues to watch out for this summer: Clogged Toilet The toilets in your bathrooms can get a lot of use if you have children who are out of school for the summer […]
June 27, 2017

How Air Humidifier Use in the Summer is Beneficial

In the winter, when the outdoor air gets drier and you’re running the heating system, an air humidifier can make your living environment more comfortable by adding much-needed moisture to the air supply. You might not think it, but humidifying your home can be beneficial in the summer as well, when the air conditioner or heat pump is running non-stop to keep the space comfortably cool. The Connection Between Home Cooling and Humidity Your cooling system draws heat out of […]
June 29, 2017

Tips for Easy Summer HVAC Maintenance

The southern climate means a hot summer, and the last thing you want is for your cooling system to fail when you start putting the season’s stresses on it. Preventive HVAC maintenance will ensure the best possible performance from your air conditioner or heat pump. The following five tips will give you an idea how to proceed with your summer HVAC maintenance. Get professional maintenance. A preventive maintenance inspection from your trusted HVAC specialist will keep the cooling equipment working […]
July 5, 2017

Plumbing for Pet Owners: Tips and Tricks

Pet owners don’t always realize there’s a connection between caring for a furry family member and keeping their home’s plumbing in good repair. If you’re a pet owner, here are a few tips and tricks that can help you keep your plumbing system and your pet safe and in good health. Strain the Drain During Baths If your pet sheds a lot of fur during a bath, all that hair can make your drains sluggish and cause clogs. To avoid […]