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Everything You Need to Know About New AC Installation in Paradise Valley

Everything You Need to Know About New AC Installation in Paradise Valley

07.03.2018

Did your old air conditioner conk out on you recently, or are you in the process of building a brand new home and looking to cool it with central air? If you fit into either of these categories, you should consider having AC installation in Paradise Valley done immediately. With a new AC, you'll be able to keep your home more comfortable on hot days while also keeping your energy bills low. But before you have AC installation done, you should learn the best way to go about doing it. From choosing the right AC installer to deciding which AC unit would be best for your home, there are steps you should take to ensure your AC installation goes off without a hitch. Let's take a look at everything you need to know about AC installation in Paradise Valley. Read More

How Often Should You Get AC Service in Phoenix?

How Often Should You Get AC Service in Phoenix?

07.02.2018

There's no denying that Phoenix is a great place to live...nine months a year. Phoenix is known as much for its mind-sweltering heat as its luxury resorts and blissful sunshine. It's hard to find anyone without air conditioning in a city that has an average July high of 106 degrees. Phoenix gets unbelievably hot in the summer, so our ACs often work in overdrive to cool your home. Because of this, you'll probably have to get your system serviced more often. But how often do you need to inspect your AC? How can you make sure your system doesn't break down in the dog days of summer? This article will tell you just how often you should seek AC service in Phoenix. Read More

When to Replace a Toilet: 7 Signs It’s Time

When to Replace a Toilet: 7 Signs It’s Time

06.19.2018

Toilets made before 1980 use about five gallons of water in a single flush, sometimes more, according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The EPA also reports that toilets use the most water in our homes (about 30%). Wow! That's plenty of water going down the drain (excuse the pun). Next time you receive your water bill, check how much water you're using. If you have a small family but your bill is excessive, your toilet might have leaks or it could be old. That's when to replace a toilet. Whichever the case, replacing old toilets could save you tons of water and money, as well as a host of bathroom blues. Read More

5 Tips for AC Installation in Scottsdale AZ

5 Tips for AC Installation in Scottsdale AZ

06.19.2018

Once summer hits, you would love to turn on your air conditioner as a way to cool down. You're not alone. As many as three-quarters of all homes in the United States enjoy the benefits of having air conditioning. Homeowners spend an annual cost of $29 billion for their air conditioning systems. That's because air conditioners now play a major part in everyday life. If you're one of the few who has a faulty AC, you better get a replacement soon. Start by looking for a company that offers AC installation in Scottsdale, AZ. The summer season is just around the corner. With the increasing temperature records over the past years, you don't want to face the heat without any reliable space cooler. Does this mean it's time to invest in a new air conditioner? Read on for expert tips! Read More

How to Keep Drain Pipes Clean [Expert Tips]

How to Keep Drain Pipes Clean [Expert Tips]

06.05.2018

Figuring out how to keep drain pipes clean can be one of the most frustrating tasks to get right. Especially if you have spent all of your time and effort trying and failed miserably. The first and most important factor in preventing clogged drains is watching what you put down them. With a little education on what not to put down your drains and a few tips to go with it, you can put off the inevitable and save yourself a lot of time and trouble. This guide will give you tips on how to keep drains clear. If you can remember them, this information should get you well on your way to preventing clogged drains from happening in the first place, saving you time and trouble in the future. Read More

What’s the Right Thermostat Setting for Summer in Scottsdale?

What’s the Right Thermostat Setting for Summer in Scottsdale?

06.05.2018

It'll soon be summertime--you didn't think we'd skip a year, did you? If you're dreading the summer heat in Arizona--and especially what it'll do to your wallet in the form of air conditioning expenses--you're not the only one. Did you know, though, that your current thermostat settings may be the culprit in your high energy bills during the summer? That's right--the wrong thermostat setting for summer may be costing you money. Here is a rundown of the recommended thermostat settings so that you can stay cool this summer without sweating every time you see your utility bill in the mail. Let's get started! Read More

The Definitive Guide to Fix a Leaking Toilet

The Definitive Guide to Fix a Leaking Toilet

05.15.2018

With a leaking toilet, the trouble can come from a variety of sources. How are you supposed to identify the problem, let alone the parts to fix the issue? In this article, we will help you speak toilet to diagnose what is going on. Keep reading below for more info to see if you can handle the repair yourself, or if you need to call in professional help. Read More

The Benefits of Upgrading to a Nest Thermostat

The Benefits of Upgrading to a Nest Thermostat

05.15.2018

Want to maximize comfort in your home while staying in touch with the latest tech in home automation? You might want to consider installing the Nest thermostat. Your home should be the most comfortable place on the planet. Unfortunately, it's probably often too cold or too warm to provide the comfort you deserve. Thankfully, advancement in technology has given rise to smart thermostats that excel at optimizing your home's temperature while keeping energy bills in check. The Nest 3rd Gen thermostat is at the center of this new revolution and packs everything you need to make your home more energy efficient. In this post, we take a look at some of the reasons why you should consider upgrading to a Nest learning thermostat. Read More

Top 10 Common Plumbing Problems and How to Fix Them

Top 10 Common Plumbing Problems and How to Fix Them

05.01.2018

When you have any sort of plumbing problem that is stressing you out, it's vital that you get a handle on it as quickly as you can. There's an art and science to dealing with the most common plumbing problems, but it all begins with becoming aware of them. The ten tips presented here will be valuable in helping you pinpoint and repair plumbing issues so that your home stays at its best. Read More

Why You Need a Clean Air Conditioner Unit

Why You Need a Clean Air Conditioner Unit

05.01.2018

With nearly 48% of home energy spending based on heating and cooling dwellings, maintaining a clean and efficient system is a must. A clean air conditioner unit can make a big difference in these costs and in overall air quality. If you're not cleaning your air system often, you're opening yourself up to all kinds of problems. For every air conditioner installed in a home, there's likely an air filter that's gone without a cleaning for too long. If you or anyone in your home has any kind of breathing or respiratory problem, you could be playing with fire. Degrading the quality of air in your home not only lowers your quality of life but could also make your home unnecessarily dusty. With climate change heating the planet, clean air conditioning has become a necessary ally. Here are 5 reasons to make sure your unit stays clean. Read More