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Aug 27,2015

IN Plumbing, #rootsinsewerline, #helpfultip

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Plumbing Tips for an Older Home

When everything is working correctly, it’s easy to forget about your home’s plumbing, but it becomes impossible to ignore if there are any problems. Water leaks can cause a great deal of damage to a house, so you want to do everything you can to avoid them. This is especially true for older homes with aging pipes that may be susceptible to corrosion. In order to avoid future disasters, here are some tips for making sure your home’s plumbing is working correctly:

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Aug 14,2015

IN Heating, Air Conditioning, DYK, AC, Heating Service, #dehumidifier, Airconditioning, #Airconditioner, AC Service, Airconditioning Service, #furnacecleanandcheck

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Preparing Your A/C and Heating System for the Winter

While the weather outside is rather pleasant this time of year, summer will be over before we know it. As the seasons change, you’ll want to make sure your home’s environmental systems are operating correctly and that they will be functioning correctly and efficiently. Taking care of any issues now will ensure that you are ready for the coming winter and won’t be scrambling to fix them at exactly the wrong time.

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Aug 05,2015

IN Air Conditioning, AC, #recall, #airconditioninginspection, Airconditioning, #Airconditioner, #traneairconditioners, #wednesdayproductfeature, #productfeature

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Wednesday Product Feature: Trane A/C Systems Recall

The warm summer months are when your home’s air conditioning system is working hardest, so you’ll want to make sure that it is operating efficiently. Keeping your A/C unit maintained can ensure that you are able to keep your house’s temperature at a comfortable level while saving on energy costs.

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Jul 27,2015

IN Air Conditioning, #dehumidifier, #wholehomedehumidifier

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Do I Need a Dehumidifier in My Home?

Our homes are our sanctuaries. We invest time and money decorating and furnishing the spaces inside and making them comfortable and useful for our families, but many times we don’t consider the air quality in these spaces. This is especially true for spaces created in basements. If you’re looking to improve your air quality, a dehumidifier can make the basement and the rest of the home more comfortable.

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Jan 01,2015

IN Plumbing

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Water Heater

  1. Is the unit running at all?
  2. Is there power to the unit? If you are comfortable check the fuse panel for any tripped breakers.
  3. Are your thermostats electronic and do they have power? Dead batteries will prevent the system from running.
  4. What is the make and model of your current water heater unit? Please record this information so you can let us know when you call.
  5. Make sure the technician has plenty of access to service your mechanicals. Please clear away any clutter before we arrive.
  6. Call us at 630-964-1700.
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Jan 01,2015

IN Heating

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Malfunctioning Heater

  1. Is the unit running at all?
  2. Is there power to the unit? If you are comfortable check the fuse panel for any tripped breakers.
  3. Do your thermostats have power? Dead batteries will prevent the system from running. Check your filter to make sure it is clear of any obstructions.
  4. What is the make and model of your current heating unit? Please record this information so you can let us know when you call.
  5. Make sure the technician has plenty of access to service your mechanicals. Please clear away any clutter before we arrive.
  6. Call us at 630-964-1700.
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Jan 01,2015

IN Plumbing

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Leaking or Broken Pipe

  1. Immediately locate your home's water supply and turn off to prevent further damage! It will look like this:
  2. Open all faucets to drain water in system. This prevents unnecessary water from escaping through the leak.
  3. Call us at 630-964-1700.
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Jan 01,2015

IN Heating

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Gas Leak

  1. If you suspect a gas leak, immediately open your doors and windows.
  2. Get yourself and any pets out of the home.
  3. Call us 630-964-1700.
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Jan 01,2015

IN Plumbing

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Clogged Drain

  1. Is any water draining?
  2. Look under the sink. Turn off the valves underneath to prevent additional usage(righty tighty, lefty loosy). Turning clockwise should turn off the valve.
  3. Which sink is this? Kitchen, bathroom or utility?
  4. Make sure the technician has plenty of access to service your mechanicals. Please clear away any clutter before we arrive.
  5. Call us at 630-964-1700.
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Jan 01,2015

IN Air Conditioning

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Malfunctioning A/C

  1. Is the unit running at all?
  2. Is there power to the unit? If you are comfortable check the fuse panel for any tripped breakers.
  3. Do your thermostats have power? Dead batteries will prevent the system from running. Check your filter to make sure it is clear of any obstructions.
  4. What is the make and model of your current A/C unit? Please record this information so you can let us know when you call.
  5. Make sure the technician has plenty of access to service your mechanicals. Please clear away any clutter before we arrive.
  6. Call us at 630-964-1700.
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