Installing A New Or Upgraded Heating System

Upgrading a home's heating system can be one of the most important investments that you make in the house. Without a thorough understanding of the basics about replacing or upgrading a heating system, you will be in a weaker position to oversee this important upgrade to your home. How Does A Zoned Heating System Work? Installing a zoned heating system can be among the most efficient types of heating systems to have. Read More 

5 Things That Can Cause Flickering Lights

If you've noticed the lights in your house flickering recently, you may wonder if your home has an electrical problem. Flickering lights are not always a sign of a dangerous electrical situation, but they can be. Here's a look at five things that can cause your lights to flicker. 1. Fluctuation in the Power Supply The energy flowing through the grid can drop suddenly and cause your lights to flicker. This might happen during a storm or when your power company has an issue. Read More 

3 Reasons To Have Regular HVAC Maintenance & Repairs

Do you own a building that has a heating and cooling system? How long has it been since this building was checked for possible issues? If you're like a lot of people, you probably don't give much thought to your heating and cooling system until something goes awry. No matter whether the building you own is a commercial one or is your own home, this isn't really the best approach to doing things. Read More 

Six Basic Things To Know About Your Home’s Plumbing System

The more informed homeowners are about the condition and the maintenance needs of their plumbing fixtures, the better they can take care of plumbing fixtures in their home. The following are six basic things any homeowner should know about his or her plumbing system to keep fixtures operating properly and adequately maintained.  The location of the shut-off valve for the water supply to your home If you want to be able to respond promptly and properly to plumbing emergencies, you need to know the location of the shut-off valve in your home. Read More 

What Happens With A Neglected AC Unit?

Your air conditioner likely proves to be very useful on hot days and, in some areas, it may even be a necessity. However, the air conditioner is mostly out of sight and with the exception of occasionally adjusting the thermostat and enjoying the cool air coming from the vents, you probably don't give it much thought. However, air conditioning maintenance is something you do want to make sure you do. Cleaning the air filter and having the system serviced are things you need to put on your to-do lists. Read More