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Signs That It’s Time for a Water Heater Replacement

April 24th, 2017

water-heater-replacement-signsIn one of our more recent blog posts, we went over some of the reasons that your water heater may be leaking. In the ideal situation, the leak will only warrant a repair. However, if your water heater is aging and/or hasn’t been well-maintained, then a replacement may be in order.

For the most part, your water heater likely does its job fairly quietly, and is tucked away in an unobtrusive spot, making it easy to forget about. But this also means that the need for Roy, UT plumbing services can go unnoticed.

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Help! My Boiler’s Pilot Light Won’t Stay Lit!

April 18th, 2017

While other parts of the country are preparing for warmer weather in the coming weeks—and prepping your air conditioner for summer now is a great idea—we are still dealing with chillier temps in our area, especially at night. As such, it’s vital that our heating systems still function to their full capability to keep us comfortable through the rest of the heating season. So what if your boiler won’t stay lit?

First off, when you are having boiler problems, you can count on our Kaysville, UT heating services to get your system back up and running. In the meantime, we’d like to help you understand what exactly is going on with your system.

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Determining How Much Your New Air Conditioner Will Cost

April 10th, 2017

how-much-air-conditioner-costAs spring progresses, our temperatures are staying fairly cool. In fact, now is usually the most enjoyable time of year in our area, as far as our weather is concerned. But soon enough, it will be hot again, and temperatures will necessitate the use of a fully functional and efficient air conditioner.

When this time comes, you’ll want to make sure that you are as prepared as you can be. So, if you’ve recently discovered that your air conditioner is perhaps about ready to call it quits, now is the time to consider an Ogden, UT air conditioning installation. But what will it cost you?

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Got a Leaky Water Heater? Here’s What To Do!

March 27th, 2017

leaky-water-heater-what-to-doA leaking water heater is a potentially disastrous scenario and not one you want to wake up to. Fortunately, we offer quality Clearfield, UT water heater services in case you find yourself facing water pooling around your water heater due to a leak.

In the meantime, it’s important to note that you may not need to panic. While in some cases this may mean it’s time for a new water heater, in other cases a repair is just fine. Here’s what you should do if you discover a leak.

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Now Is the Time for This Important Air Conditioning Service

March 20th, 2017

Temperatures may still be on the cooler side for now, but the recent warm up reminds us that even though it’s just barely springtime, summer will be here before we know it. So if you haven’t scheduled your Roy, UT air conditioning Maintenance appointment yet, now is the time!

When our highly trained professionals have the chance to inspect thoroughly and tune-up your AC system, you’ll be able to rely on it cooling your home with the consistency and comfort you deserve. Keep reading to learn about a few of the many benefits of this professional air conditioning service.

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Is It Time to Replace Your Air Conditioner?

March 13th, 2017

Is It Time to Replace Your Air ConditionerSure, our cooling season is still a couple months away, but does that mean it’s too soon to start thinking about your cooling system? Certainly not, especially if you’re considering a Syracuse, UT AC replacement this year.

Now is the perfect time to explore your options and to schedule your installation appointment before the weather starts warming up to the point that you need your air conditioner on a regular basis. But what if you’re unsure whether or not you actually need a replacement—could you get by on another repair?

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Winter Plumbing Woes: Protecting and Thawing Frozen Pipes

February 27th, 2017

prevent-frozen-pipesPipes can freeze in a matter of hours, which is something that many homeowners don’t realize. And given that we still have plenty of chilly weather ahead—particularly at night—this is not something you should dismiss. It’s first important to know how to prevent such an incident from occurring.

However, if you’ve found yourself already facing this winter plumbing woe and it hasn’t yet led to a plumbing emergency, then you’ll want to act quickly to avoid one. Keep reading for some great tips on how to avoid and how to resolve frozen pipes.

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Winter Inversions and What They Mean for Indoor Air Quality

February 21st, 2017

winter-inversions-indoor-air-qualityNo matter what part of the country you reside in, your indoor air quality can be worse than that of the quality outdoors. When you live somewhere like Utah, that becomes an even bigger problem—due to something called an inversion.

Wintertime inversions are a common occurrence here, and happen when normal atmospheric conditions become inverted, trapping a dense layer of cold air under a layer of warm air, and along with it trapping pollutants. As can be expected, this makes the air outdoors and within your home very unhealthy—particularly if you are not equipped with the right indoor air quality products.

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Here’s Why Your Home Needs to Be Repiped

February 13th, 2017

home-needs-repipingThe comprehensive plumbing system that snakes its way through your residential property is not something you likely give a whole lot of thought to. After all, out of sight, out of mind, right? Unfortunately, neglecting your plumbing can lead to some pretty nasty problems—both literally and figuratively. Fortunately, you have our team on your side for all your Salt Lake City area plumbing needs. But if you don’t know that there is a problem to begin with, how do you know to give us a call?

One of the most common emergency calls that our professional plumbers get is in regards to our Clearfield, UT repiping services. By the time it becomes an emergency, though, it means that you’re stuck spending a lot of money—more than you may have needed to had you taken care of the problem before it becomes a huge issue. But how do you know if your home needs repiping before a problem presents itself?

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Proper Insulation Can Make or Break Your Heating Efficiency

January 30th, 2017

insulation-and-heating-efficiencyWith temperatures dipping below 20°F even during the warmest part of the day, it’s no wonder that we’re using our heaters on a regular basis. In doing so, it’s only natural that you want to save as much money as possible without sacrificing your comfort. If your heater is working inefficiently, however, then this will not be the case.

Ensuring your Roy, UT heating efficiency starts with scheduling appropriate maintenance. Regular heating tune-ups allow our professionals to fully inspect and clean your heater, while making any necessary adjustments and recommendations for repairs—which you’ll benefit from if you address these repair needs as soon as possible. Maintenance is not the only way to ensure efficiency, however. Proper insulation is vital to your comfort and system effectiveness as well.

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