A Sewer Backflow Preventer Can Save you Time and Money

Posted on May 11th, 2019 by Joni Crume

It’s every homeowner’s worst nightmare: coming home or going downstairs to find your basement flooded with smelly sewer water. Imagine your home not only getting flooded, but ending up reeking of waste water. Everything the water touched would be ruined from the double-whammy of water damage plus the smell. Luckily, you can save yourself from […]

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What Are the Benefits of a Tankless Water Heater vs Tank Heater? 

Posted on April 29th, 2019 by Joni Crume

Are you considering an upgrade to your hot water heater, and wondering what the benefits of a tankless water heater vs. tank system? Whether it’s time to replace your hot water heater or you’re just considering your options for an upgrade, tankless or “on demand” hot water can offer some significant advantages. But how do […]

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Why Air Conditioner Cleaning Can Lower Your Energy Bills

Posted on April 24th, 2019 by Joni Crume

Most experts recommend having your air conditioner cleaned and serviced once a year, typically at the start of the warm season so that it’s ready to work hard for you all summer. But why is this so important? While it might not seem necessary to schedule with a professional when there’s nothing technically wrong with […]

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Reasons You May Need a Water Leak Detector

Posted on April 16th, 2019 by Joni Crume

Who needs a water leak detector? Well, as it turns out, you might. This may seem like an unnecessary purchase, but spending a little bit of money now can save you five, ten, or twenty times that amount later down the road. It may be hard to predict the future, but it doesn’t have to […]

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Leaking Pipe: Possible Causes and Solutions

Posted on April 10th, 2019 by Joni Crume

So, you’ve discovered a leaking pipe in your home, and probably at what feels like the worst possible time too, as emergencies never have convenient timing. What to do next? Even if your first move is to call a plumber, chances are you’d like to know what you’re in for. Here are the top causes […]

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What Should You Do Before You Have a New Furnace Installed?

Posted on April 4th, 2019 by Joni Crume

Your furnace plays a big role in maintaining the comfort in your home. So when a problem arises, it’s important to address it quickly. Most homeowners are going to have to deal with replacing their furnace and investing in a new system. So let’s take a look at a few important steps that need to […]

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Could You Benefit from a Whole House Generator?

Posted on April 4th, 2019 by Joni Crume

With the number of storms rolling through the United States these days, you may be considering a whole house generator in case your power goes out. Torrential summer rains, hurricanes, and winter storms have all been known to knock out electricity, sometimes for days at a time, so many people have installed backup sources of […]

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5 Reasons to Schedule Regular AC Tune Up

Posted on March 25th, 2019 by Joni Crume

Much like your car, your air conditioner needs regular preventative checkups and maintenance to keep it running smoothly. An AC tune up basically just involves cleaning and inspecting the system to make sure everything is operating safely and efficiently. For instance, the technician will clean the condenser coils and fins to ensure proper air flow through […]

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4 Great Tips For Dealing With Your Home’s Water Heater

Posted on February 1st, 2019 by Joni Crume

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates that Americans waste more than 1 trillion gallons of water nationwide each year due to leaky faucets, malfunctioning toilets, bad sprinkler systems, and other issues. Water heater issues can not only cause all kinds of household problems, but plenty of financial concerns, as well. It’s time to improve on […]

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3 Mid-Winter Furnace Maintenance Tips to Keep Cozy All Season

Posted on January 8th, 2019 by Joni Crume

As of December 21, winter officially arrived in the Northern Hemisphere. For most of the United States, the arrival of winter heralds long nights and cold days. To keep cozy and warm, millions of Americans who live in northern regions turn to their furnace. Clearly, any family needs a working furnace or alternative heating system […]

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Is An On Demand Water Heater Right for Your Home?

Posted on December 21st, 2018 by Joni Crume

There are many reasons you might be considering upgrading to an on demand water heater, also known as a tankless water heater. Maybe you want to reduce your carbon footprint or enjoy longer showers and fuller baths. Or perhaps it’s just time to upgrade. Whatever your reasoning, it’s important to realize that tankless hot water […]

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The Potential Savings of a High Efficiency Gas Water Heater

Posted on December 21st, 2018 by Joni Crume

If it’s time to replace your water heater, you might be wondering how you can save money on energy costs going forward. Whether you have a busy family that uses a lot of hot water, or you just want to lower your carbon footprint, you can save money and live a little greener by installing […]

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