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Four Common Air Handler Problems

7 August 2020
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A standard central air conditioning unit consists of two parts — the outdoor condensing unit and the interior air handler. The air handler houses the fan and the blower motor, which are the parts that move the cool air throughout your home. There are a few parts inside the air handler unit that can fail, but you can avoid a total breakdown by knowing the most common issues. 1. Clogged Filter Housing Read More …

Three Ways To Use Less Water

15 July 2020
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There are many good reasons to use less water. First and foremost, using less water can save you money. Second, in many areas, water is a finite resource, so it is environmentally and socially responsible to simply use less. The following are a few ways you can use less water without any personal inconvenience. 1. Fix Dripping Faucets A dripping faucet is much more than an annoyance; it's also a major cause of water waste. Read More …

Five Common Areas For Plumbing Leaks

10 June 2020
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Higher water bills or a meter that keeps running even when there is no water flowing in the home are both signs that you have a hidden water leak. The following are five common locations where these leaks can hide. 1. Outdoor Faucets Outdoor faucets are more likely to develop leaks than indoor faucets, particularly if the water is not shut off to these taps during the winter months. The leak can occur at the faucet and hose bib itself, or a water line running underground can spring a leak. Read More …

Four Reasons Why Your Floor Drain May Be Backing Up

7 May 2020
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Floor drains are commonly found in basements, often in a laundry or utility rooms. Their purpose is to prevent flooding, particularly in the event that a water-using appliance like a hot water heater or washing machine overflows. If water is coming up your floor drain, one of the following causes is likely the reason. 1: Blocked Household Drain Lines Floor drains are often one of the lowest drains in the house. Read More …

Even If You Still Have Heat, These Signs Mean You Need To Call The Heating Contractor

31 March 2020
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To many homeowners, the HVAC contractor is the person you call when your heat goes out. It is certainly true that when your heat quits, you need to call the heating company. However, loss of heat is just one symptom of a heating problem, and it is often one of the later symptoms. If your heat is still working but you notice one of these signs, you still need to call the heating contractor. Read More …

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Turn Your Bathroom Into a Spa-Like Retreat

Could your bathroom benefit from a little updating? A few years ago, I grew tired of my outdated bathroom. I decided to tackle my own remodel, which consisted of re-painting my vanity cabinets, updating the lighting fixtures and hardware, and giving my bathroom a fresh coat of paint in a modern grey color. I spent very little, but my bathroom now looks modernized, and is a space I can actually enjoy spending time in! I put together this blog to help like-minded homeowners update their own bathroom spaces in a budget-friendly way. I hope you find some great ideas here to try out for yourself!

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