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Don’t Ignore These Signs That Your Electrical System Needs Repairs

June 18th, 2018

electrical-repairsElectrical issues are among the most dangerous kinds of problems your home can experience. Depending on the severity of the problem, it can result in house fires or even electrocution. Hopefully, you have a professional electrician checking on your electrical system at least once a year. Even if you are, though, you should make sure that you keep an eye out for signs that your system is in trouble. The faster you can identify potential electrical problems, the less likely they will be to progress far enough to pose a threat. Have a look at some of the signs that your home’s electrical system is having issues.

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Refrigerant Leaks and the Threat They Pose to Your AC

May 29th, 2018

air-conditionerThere are a lot of different issues that can afflict your air conditioner, some of which are more dangerous to the system than others. One of the biggest threats is something that often goes unnoticed by homeowners: refrigerant leaks. While a refrigerant leak in your air conditioner may be small, it can actually cause the entire air conditioner to break down if you’re not careful. Have a look at some of the reasons why it’s so important to have refrigerant leaks repaired as soon as possible.

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Furnace Electrical Issues You Need to Know About

May 23rd, 2018

heating-technicianThere are a lot of different furnace problems that can cause damage to your system, some of which are more damaging than others. Among the worst furnace issues that you could deal with are the electrical problems, which can do anything from causing system breakdowns to starting house fires. Have a look at the various electrical problems your furnace can experience that we’ve listed below and when you should call for repairs.

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Ways to Improve Your Electrical System

May 7th, 2018

electrical-outletThe electrical system is one of the most important parts of your home. Most of the other appliances you use on a daily basis rely on it at least a little, so it’s a good idea to make sure it stays in good shape. It’s also not a bad idea to upgrade your electrical system every once in a while. Wiring, outlets, and panels age and wear out just like any other system. If it’s been a while since you’ve invested in upgrading your electrical system, here are some great ways to get started.   

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Improve Your Indoor Air Quality with These Tips

May 1st, 2018

Air-FilterWhen the weather starts to heat up, most people tend to focus on keeping the air in their homes as cool as possible. That’s certainly a good idea, but it’s not the only thing you should be focusing on. You should also be paying attention to the quality of your home’s air. There are a variety of different ways that you can improve your home’s air quality, and your own health and comfort as a result. Have a look at some of the best ways that you can improve your indoor air quality below.

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Now Is the Time for Air Conditioning Maintenance

April 23rd, 2018

air-conditionerIt may be hard to believe, with temperatures just beginning to creep into the low 70s, but summer is not far off now. Before long, you’re going to be relying on your air conditioner to keep your home cool and comfortable throughout the warm summer months. Before that happens, however, it’s a good idea to take steps to get your home ready for the summer season. The best way to do that is to schedule air conditioning maintenance. Let’s go over why air conditioning maintenance is such a good idea and why you should schedule it within the next few weeks.

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Check These Things Before Calling for Furnace Repair

April 9th, 2018

gas-burnerIt can be especially maddening to turn on your furnace during a cold day and have it not work for some reason. Furnaces can break down in all sorts of different ways, most of which require professional repairs to remedy. Before you call for professional repairs, though, you should know that there are certain problems that can fix on your own with the furnace. The following are a few simple steps you can take to confirm that the problem isn’t something that can be easily fixed before you call for furnace repairs.

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How to Tell if You Need a New Water Heater

April 3rd, 2018

tank-water-heaterWater heaters are built to last. If you take proper care of your system, you can expect it to lasts many years. Sooner or later, however, you’re going to need to replace your water heater with a new one. The more you know about how to identify when your water heater is getting close to the end of its lifespan, the earlier you’ll be able to replace the system before it has a chance to die on you.

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Air Conditioning Options to Consider Installing This Spring

March 26th, 2018

ductless-mini-splitSpring is the perfect time to consider installing a new air conditioner. You’re going to be needing a new air conditioner sooner rather than later, and you don’t want to wait until summer when prices go up. There’s quite a few different air conditioning options to choose from, though. How do you know that you’re getting the right one for your needs? Well, it’s a good idea to consult with a professional technician in-person before making any permanent decisions. Still, you can at least familiarize yourself with some of the more popular options for air conditioning systems before you call.

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Why Is My Furnace Not Heating Very Well?

March 12th, 2018

gas-burnerThe southern states may be warming up around now, but up here it’s definitely still heating season. That makes it especially frustrating for homeowners who turn on their furnaces to find that they’re not heating as well as they should be. If your furnace is not heating your home well, it could be for a number of different reasons. While you’re waiting for a technician to arrive and check out your system, consider whether one of the following issues might be the culprit.

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