Rentmeister Total Home Service Blog : Archive for May, 2015

Are the New 2015 Water Heater Regulations That Big of a Deal?

Monday, May 25th, 2015

We’ve talked before about the 2015 changes to water heater regulations by the Department of Energy. Despite the large amount of information available to those who know where to look, plenty of homeowners are still unaware of the impact that these regulation changes will have on them. Time is running out to install a new water heater before these regulations take effect.

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Air Conditioner Parts: The Compressor

Monday, May 18th, 2015

The more you know about your air conditioner, the better equipped you’ll be to recognize when it’s having a problem. You don’t have to be able to take your system apart and put it back together; you just need to know enough about the parts of the air conditioner to know when they’re having issues. With that in mind, let’s take a look at one of the most important parts of the air conditioner: the compressor.

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Chloe’s Sunshine Playground is Now Open!

Monday, May 11th, 2015

Chloe’s Sunshine Playground held its grand opening on Saturday, May 9, 2015 to coincide with Chloe’s 8th birthday. Hundreds of residents attended with their families to participate in the playground’s opening and share in the celebration. After the ribbon was cut, approximately 100 children of all abilities and ages were able to swing, climb and play the rest of the afternoon. Fundraising is underway for Phase 2 of the playground’s construction that will include a splash pad. For more information and updates, check their Facebook page at Chloe’s Sunshine Playground

Click here to watch interviews and local coverage of the playground’s grand opening!

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How Duct Sealing Can Improve Your Air Conditioning Efficiency

Monday, May 11th, 2015

Air conditioners across the country are starting to see more and more use as summer gets closer and closer. Obviously, making sure that your air conditioner is in good physical condition is paramount to staying cool this summer. However, there is another thing you can do to make sure that your air conditioner is operating as efficiently as possible: duct sealing. Read on to find out more about why duct sealing is so important to ensuring that your air conditioning system operates to its full potential.

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Join Us for the Grand Opening of Chloe’s Sunshine Playground

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

chloes sunshine playground

Join us this Saturday, May 9 for the grand opening of Chloe’s Sunshine Playground in Syracuse. The grand ribbon cutting and opening will take place from 12:30-2:30pm at Centennial Park (1800 South 2000 West).

Rentmeister has been a proud supporter of the community’s new playground, and sponsored the annual Heritage Days Pancake Breakfast benefiting the playground. The playground, named after Chloe Bennett of Syracuse City, will help bridge the gap and accommodate all children so they can play together.

Proposed plans for Chloe's Sunshine Park

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3 Signs That It’s Time for a New Air Conditioner

Monday, May 4th, 2015

Spring is the time to make sure that your air conditioner is up to the task of keeping you cool for another upcoming summer season. Unfortunately, some of us have air conditioners that are not up to that task. No matter how well you take care of your air conditioner, there will come a time when you need to replace it. When that time comes, you’ll want to recognize it as soon as possible so that you can act on it. Otherwise, you might find yourself without an air conditioner on a hot day. Have a look at these 3 signs that it’s time for a new air conditioner.

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