How A Deep Clog Can Wreak Havoc On Your Home

A deep clog in your plumbing system is going to make a big mess over time if it isn't dealt with by a professional. There are many reasons for your main sewer line to become clogged. From tree roots that grow into the pipe to food waste that is sent down your system that shouldn't be, your plumbing can only work well if you take good care of it. If you have people flushing things down the toilet that should be thrown away instead, or you have no idea what is in your plumbing because you are new to the property, it's time to investigate further.   Read More...

2 Tips For Performing A Monthly Checkup On Your Home's Gas Heating System

Especially in the coldest parts of winter, you do not want to be surprised with an issue with your home's heating system that would leave you without heat. To help catch problems before they get out of hand, get in the habit of using the tips below to perform a monthly checkup while you are changing the air filter. 1.  Check the Pilot Light When inspecting your furnace once a month, one place you can start with your checkup is the pilot light.   Read More...

Is Your Heater Blowing Dirty Air? What You Should Know About This

You may think that the air that you breath in your house is clean because you are shielded from the elements outside, but that may not be the case. If you just turned your furnace on and noticed that your heater is blowing dirty air, you may be wondering what on earth that you should do. Luckily, this article has got you covered. From contacting a heating repair professional to getting your air ducts cleaned, this article will list a few steps that you should take if you notice this happening.   Read More...

3 Tips To Prevent Cold Spots In Your Home

With outdoor temperatures dropping quickly, you are probably relying heavily on your furnace to heat your home. A functional furnace is designed to maintain a constant temperature within your residence. If you have started to notice that there are some spots in your home that are cooler than others, these cold spots can be cause for frustration. Fortunately, there are some simple things that you can do to help eliminate cold spots so that your furnace system will function more efficiently this winter.   Read More...

Tips For Energy Conservation When Heating Water

How energy efficient is your plumbing system? For example, do you know whether your water heater wastes lots of energy or converts most of it to the heat in your hot water? if you don't know the energy efficiency of your water heater, you need an assessment to identify the relevant areas of improvement. Here are some of the measures that may improve your water heater efficiency: Insulate Your Water Pipes   Read More...