Keeping your air conditioner clean will prevent expensive repairs and increase the efficiency and reliability of your unit. While you may want to leave some air conditioner cleaning to the professionals, you can use the tips in this...
How to Tell if You Should Repair Your Air Conditioner or Get a New One
A three-step process to know if you should repair or replace your home AC
3 DIY Bathroom Plumbing Fixes
While there are some plumbing jobs you should never try to tackle on your own (like a sewer line backup) these other projects are a bit more DIY friendly.
How to Repair Scratches on Leather Furniture
No matter how careful you are around your leather furniture, it's very common for leather furniture to get scratches due to normal use. This is especially the case if you live in a household with pets or small children: it's nearly...
How To Spot A Home Repair Scam And Contractor Fraud
Contractor fraud and home repair scams are all too commonplace. No matter how many reviews you’ve read online, follow these rules to avoid being ripped off.
What is Furnace Short Cycling
One of the most frustrating heating issues during the winter is furnace short cycling. The...
How to Avoid Lessons Learned the Hard Way
If, as heating and sir professionals, we could persuade homeowners to avoid one major outcome, it would be this: take care of you home comfort system so you do not have to replace it earlier than necessary. Heating and cooling systems are sizable investments for any home, and they account for half of the energy consumption of your home each year. The measures homeowners take to preserve the life of their equipment can enable it to last years longer –…Continue Reading ››
How to Manually Check the Heating Oil Level in an Oil Tank
When you heat your home with home heating oil, it is important to keep an eye on the tank level just like you watch the fuel gauge in your car. Some oil tanks have external floating gauges that you can simply look at to determine how much fuel you have left. However, most oil tanks do not have...
Why Ice on Your Air Conditioner Requires Immediate Repair
Most people, when they find ice forming on their air conditioners, think that it’s a sign that the system is working properly. However, this is not the case.