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Things to Check Before Calling for AC Repair

August 24th, 2016

It’s never fun to have your air conditioner die on you in the middle of a hot summer day. If your air conditioner is malfunctioning, you may be tempted to call for repairs straight away. Before you do that, though, there are a few things that you should check to make sure that you aren’t calling for repairs unnecessarily. Read on to find out more about what to do before calling for air conditioning repair.

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Why You Need Andersen Window Installation Services

August 22nd, 2016

We don’t often think of windows as needing replacement, unless they crack or break. Sooner or later, though, you’re going to need new windows in your home. There is a massive array of different window types, services, and companies on the market. It can be quite overwhelming finding the right window to fit your needs. Fortunately, we’re here to help. Read on to find out more about our window services, including Andersen brand windows.

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Signs That You Have a Slab Leak

August 17th, 2016

A slab leak is when a leak develops in the water line underneath your concrete slab. The water from the leak forces its way up through the slab and into the home, causing widespread water damage. Slab leaks are especially problematic, because they are both difficult to detect and to repair. If you want to protect your home from slab leak damage as much as possible, you need to be able to detect them early so you can have them repaired. Let’s take a look at the signs that you have a slab leak.

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Signs That You Have a Hard Water Problem

August 15th, 2016

Hard water is one of the most common, and most troublesome, problems that can afflict a home’s plumbing system. It’s water, but with a high concentration of magnesium and calcium molecules in it. Over time, hard water deposits small amounts of these minerals on the surfaces it flows over. Eventually, this builds into lime scale, which restricts the flow of water through the pipes in your home. It’s important that you be able to recognize when you have a hard water problem, before it has a chance to wreak havoc on your pipes.

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How to Identify Hard Water in Your Home

August 10th, 2016

Hard water is one of the most obnoxious problems that can afflict your home’s plumbing system. It’s also one of the hardest problems to identify before it causes quite a bit of damage. Fortunately, there are certain signs you can look for to identify hard water before it can get out of control. Let’s look at some of those signs now.

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What You Need to Know About Your Air Conditioner Filter

August 8th, 2016

Do you know where the air filter in your air conditioner is? Did you know that your air conditioner had an air filter? You do, and it’s actually a pretty important thing to maintain if you want your system to operate properly. If the air filter isn’t properly maintained, it will cause all sorts of issues for your system. Read on to find out more about your air conditioner air filter.

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Air Cleaner Types That Can Help Improve Your Indoor Air Quality This Summer

August 3rd, 2016

When summer rolls around, most people tend to focus on staying cool. While you certainly want to keep your home cool and comfortable this summer, it should be far from your only concern. Poor indoor air quality is quite common in homes across the country, even outside of the summer season. If your indoor air quality is poor, it can have an adverse effect on both your health and comfort. One of the best ways to maintain your home’s indoor air quality is to install an air cleaner in your home. Let’s take a look at some of the more common air cleaner types, and how they can help you.

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Which Water Heater is Right for You

August 1st, 2016

For a great many years, the only type of water heater available to homeowners was the tank variety. While that type of water heater is still the most popular type on the market, there are plenty of new options for people with different water heating needs. Let’s take a look at a couple of the more common water heater types, and how they can fit your needs.

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How Often Should I Schedule Drain Cleaning?

July 27th, 2016

Drains are one of those plumbing fixtures that people tend not to think about unless they develop some sort of problem. While it’s certainly a good idea to call for repairs as soon as you notice a problem with your drains, that’s not the only time you should have them professionally cleaned. Read on to find out more about drain cleaning, and how often you should schedule it.

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Steps to Take Before Calling for AC Repair

July 25th, 2016

Nothing is more frustrating than having your air conditioner malfunction during a record breaking heatwave. If your air conditioner develops an issue this summer, you should take certain steps before calling for professional services. It may well be that your air conditioner needs professional repair services. However, you may be able to make things go a bit more smoothly by taking the following steps first.

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