You wouldn’t think that you could make a toilet any smarter or more effective at its job, but that’s where you’re wrong!
Plumbing emergencies can be unpredictable in many ways, and there’s no way to know when they’ll happen. One thing that is certain however, is that they are always inconvenient.
Summer is coming and with it higher temperatures and potentially uncomfortable living conditions. If your home isn’t protected by an air conditioning system specifically selected for your space, it might not be doing the best job possible to keep you and your family cool during these hottest months. When considering which one might be best…
The winter months can be some of the driest times of the year for the inside of your home, and you can experience a range of issues related to humidity.
You may be asking yourself, “Is it worth scheduling service for my furnace? I only use it for part of the year. How often should I be scheduling it?” Don’t worry, we have answers to your questions!
Any time you notice something odd about your heating system, it can be a stressful situation. When you turn up the heat for the first time in the year, you might hear some noises, find some problems, and occasionally, smell a strange odor. When those strange smells crop up, it’s important to quickly identify it and put a stop to it.
If you have a wood stove or fireplace, it can be tempting to think of it as a free booster to warm the house. You may even be considering about having one installed. There are several factors to examine when looking at wood burning for heat as an option.
Nothing is better than being able to enjoy the cozy warmth of your home during the harsh winter months. What you might not realize however, is how much of your heat is being lost to the outdoors. Lost heat can cost you big time as the temperatures drop.
As the deep winter months settle in, pipes freeze. Pressure can build up and burst pipes, causing all of the unfrozen water to pour into your walls, basement, or wherever the break happens. Preventative Steps The most effective way to deal with this problem is addressing it before the problem arises. Inspecting exposed pipes and…
If you have a forced water heating (radiator) system in your home, you’ve likely heard noises coming from the pipes when the boiler kicks on for the first time of the season. These noises usually consist of bubbling and humming, but can be more jarring like a clang.