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Why That Horrid Smell Is Coming From Your Drain

January 14th, 2019

Technician servicing an hot-water heaterHave you noticed a foul odor in your home and pinpointed that it’s coming from your drain? Put down the store-bought chemical cleaner and pick up a phone. When your drain is backed up to the point of stench it’s important to have a professional service your system. There are many varying reasons as to why your drain might smell bad, the only way to be certain of the root of the issue and that you clear it away once and for all is to make a call our team.

When you need drain cleaning in Ogden, UT, our conscientious team is the right group to call. We ensure that all our technicians are trained thoroughly, experienced in their field, and sent off to job sites with the necessary tools to fix any problem our customers have.

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How to Increase the Lifespan of Your Plumbing System

December 17th, 2018

Your plumbing system isn’t like the rest of your HVAC system. You don’t want to have to replace it every decade or so, this is a system you want to last. Luckily, it’s feasible for your plumbing system to last you a long time, there are many things you can do to increase the lifespan of your plumbing.

The biggest problems that homeowners face is user error. It’s common to put things down your drain that you shouldn’t, run your system in a way that isn’t beneficial, or neglect to have your system serviced by a professional. If you need a plumber in Ogden, UT then you need a member of our team. We’re always dependable, conscientious, and work hard to leave our customers satisfied.

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3 Winter Water Heater Tips

December 3rd, 2018

Technician servicing an hot-water heaterThe water heater is one of the hardest working appliances in your home. Your water heater is something you use daily and during this time of year. Holiday parties and cold weather conditions make your system work even harder. Make sure you’re keeping your water heater in the best condition possible during these cold winter months—without proper maintenance, you’ll be taking ice-cold showers in the middle of December.

If you need service for your water heater in Clinton, UT make sure you call our team. We’re a local, family-run business that’s served Salt Lake, Weber, and Davis counties for the past 50 years. When you choose our team, you’ll know you’re getting service from an HVAC company that really understands your needs.

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Need Fine-Tuned Heating? Go Ductless

November 19th, 2018

Closeup view about using some appliance such as air condition.Are you one of the many homeowners upgrading or switching from your current heating system to a new one this fall? You might want to consider going ductless. Winters here in Ogden, UT are very cold, so the last thing you want is to struggle with uneven heating and cooling in your home. It’s common for your home here to have hot and cool spots. If you need fine-tuned, precise heating for your home then you should try a ductless system. Ductless mini split systems allow controlled comfort over your home, so you’ll stay cozy all winter long. If you want a ductless mini split in your Ogden, UT home then we can supply handle the job.

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4 Cold Weather Heat Pump Problems and Their Solutions

November 5th, 2018

Closeup of screws, nuts and spanner isolated on white backgroundFall is coming to a close and soon we’ll be in the midst of truly cold temperatures here in Utah. The last thing you want to happen is for your heating system to give out during this time. If you have a heat pump in Layton, UT you have a system that relies on the heat from outdoors to warm your home. This is a reliable system, but if your heat pump needs repairs or replacement, you might run into the issues listed below.

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Make Sure You Get Your Fireplace Serviced this Fall!

October 22nd, 2018

There’s nothing better than cozying up next to a crackling fireplace when it’s cold outside. Make sure that you maintain your home’s comfort and safety in the upcoming winter season by having your fireplace serviced this fall.

Homeowners are more likely to get their wood-burning stoves cleaned because of the accumulation of grime and soot over time. We want to stress the importance of servicing your gas fireplace as well. Both systems need an annual inspection to remain safe and functional. If you want great service for your fireplace in Clearfield, UT, choose our dependable team here at Rentmeister Total Home Service.

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One Winter Plumbing Problem You Definitely Want to Avoid

October 8th, 2018

kitchen-sink-towel-on-faucetOur temperatures here in Salt Lake City get extremely cold in fall and winter. Although we’re still early in the fall season, temperatures are starting to cool off quickly. You can never be too prepared when it comes to your plumbing system, and one problem you definitely want to avoid this season is frozen pipes due to the cold weather. These are problems homeowners in the area are all too familiar with. If you need Salt Lake City, UT plumbing for either of these problems, our team at Rentmeister Total Home Service can help.

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It’s Time to Start Thinking About Heater Maintenance!

September 24th, 2018

leaves-fallingYou might know fall as the season for crisp mornings and evenings, hot apple cider, and vibrant colored leaves. But it’s also the season for heater maintenance! Don’t wait until temperatures plummet to worry about maintaining your heater. At Rentmeister Total Home Service, we service furnaces, heat pumps, hybrid heating systems, geothermal, and ductless systems. If you need a knowledgeable and reliable HVAC contractor in Salt Lake City, UT, our technicians are more than qualified for the job.

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End of Season AC Care Tips

September 10th, 2018

We’re exiting summer and entering fall here in Utah and you should be winding down your air conditioning system. Your air conditioner has worked hard all summer to keep you cool in our arid heat. Make sure you treat your system well so it’s ready to run again next summer. At Rentmeister Total Home Service, we provide the best service for your air conditioning in Salt Lake City, UT. We’re committed to ensuring that your unit will last you for years to come.

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Is a Heat Pump Worth Your Investment?

August 27th, 2018

floor mounted heat pump systemWith summer slowly but surely coming to an end in another month or so, your air conditioner has put in a lot of work. So, what if you noticed it wasn’t quite performing as well as you think it should, or as efficiently as it once did? It’s possible you need a repair, but if you have an aging system and you’ve already had numerous repairs, you may instead be considering a replacement.

What sort of cooling system do you have now? A traditional central air conditioner? If so, you may think your only option for an AC upgrade is to a newer model of the system you have now. There’s nothing wrong with getting another central system, however this is certainly not the only choice you have. Read on!

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