Rentmeister Total Home Service Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Layton’

Gas Furnace vs. Electric Furnace: Is There a Difference When It Comes to Your Home Comfort?

Monday, November 27th, 2023

One of the top considerations when selecting a furnace for your home is how well it can produce heating results. We talk a lot about efficiency and keeping energy costs down, but it is equally important to have a furnace that can meet your home comfort needs.

It’s no fun dealing with a heater that cannot keep up with your heating expectations. You can schedule furnace service in Layton for our team to complete an in-home assessment and talk to you about both gas and electric furnaces. You can also keep reading to learn more about the differences between gas and electric furnaces when it comes to keeping your home comfortable this winter.

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Common Causes of Furnace Electrical Problems

Monday, November 13th, 2023

Your furnace can have a variety of problems over its lifespan. Among these problems are electrical issues. Electricity is a major factor in how well your furnace operates and concerns with your home’s electrical system should be treated very seriously. 

If something is wrong with your furnace, you need to schedule furnace service in Layton now ahead of winter. Our team can check out all of your electrical connections to make sure they are secure. If there are any issues, we can fix them. Keep reading below to learn more about the most common electrical problems we see and what they mean. 

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Why Does Your Furnace Keep Shutting Off?

Monday, October 2nd, 2023

Fall is barely here and your furnace is already giving you problems. Not a great way to start the season. If your furnace continually shuts off instead of staying on, you probably need to schedule an appointment for furnace repair in Layton.

It’s better to get ahead of furnace problems rather than putting off service and potentially facing even bigger issues later on. You can keep reading to learn more about common reasons that your furnace might switch off before completing a heating cycle.

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What to Plan for When You Get a New Heating System for Your Home

Monday, July 24th, 2023

If you’ve been thinking about investing in a new heater for your home before winter rolls around, you may be researching your options. Alongside that research comes the natural curiosity of what to expect during a heater installation.

If you need a new heating system in Layton, our team can help. Now is actually a great time to install a heater ahead of the fall and winter seasons. You can keep reading to learn more about what to expect during heater installation so you can plan ahead.

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What’s Wrong With My Garbage Disposal? 3 Common Problems

Monday, February 20th, 2023
person's hands washing lettuce in the kitchen sink

If your kitchen sink has a garbage disposal, you probably depend on it pretty heavily when cooking and doing dishes. Sure, you probably know that you can’t put just anything down your disposal, but it definitely comes in handy. So what happens when your garbage disposal is having problems? You might be panicked and start looking for an immediate solution. 

Thankfully, the more common garbage disposal problems have fairly simple solutions when it comes to addressing and also preventing them. If you need garbage disposal repair in Layton, our team can help. In the meantime, you can read on to learn about three common problems we see with garbage disposals. 

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Why Is My Toilet Running?

Monday, December 12th, 2022
toilet in bathroom

When you flush your toilet, it’s normal to hear the water run for a short time after that as the tank refills. But what happens if your toilet continues to run once the tank is full? You shouldn’t hear running water from your toilet if someone didn’t flush it. 

When you hear running water at other times, it’s a sign that something is wrong. If you have a running toilet in Layton, it may not seem like a big deal as long as it’s still working the way it should. But allowing your toilet to continue running can cause more damage and run up your water bill significantly. 

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5 Signs You Need Heater Repairs

Monday, October 17th, 2022

We have to deal with some pretty cold temperatures during winter here in Utah. That means that you want your heater to work right every single time, without any unwanted surprise repairs. Fall is here and temperatures are beginning to drop. If you haven’t already turned on your heater, you will soon.

Have you noticed any signs that your heater may need repairs? Do you know what signs to look for that may indicate something is wrong with your heater? We can help! Below we’re highlighting the top five signs that you need heater repairs. If you suspect that you need heater repair in Layton, UT, give our team a call. We can make sure your heater is working at its best all season long.

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Is It Too Early for Heating Maintenance?

Monday, October 3rd, 2022

Fall has arrived and with it cooler temperatures. You may not have heating tune-ups on your mind, but it’s the perfect time to schedule heating maintenance with our expert team. But why would you want to schedule a tune-up when you haven’t even turned your heater on yet? Well, that’s exactly why! You haven’t had to use your heater this season, and when you do use it you want it to work perfectly the first time. 

If you need to schedule heating maintenance in Layton, UT, our team is here to help. In fact, we have an Ultimate Service Agreement, which is our unique maintenance program that ensures we check your heater annually for repair needs. If you’re wondering whether it’s too early for heating maintenance, read on to learn why now is the best time to schedule your appointment.

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How to Prevent Frozen Pipes This Year

Monday, September 19th, 2022
frozen pipes

If you’ve ever dealt with frozen pipes, then you know it’s a problem you’d like to avoid at all costs. Fall is here and winter is just around the corner. When the temperatures reach their coldest this winter season, you need to be prepared for preventing frozen pipes. Not only are frozen pipes a short-term problem when it comes to accessing water in your home, but they are also a long-term problem when you consider potential damage to your plumbing. 

If you need plumbing services in Layton, UT, our team is here to help. We have experts who can troubleshoot any plumbing problem and offer advice for preventing future problems. We don’t want your pipes to freeze this winter, but if they do you can call us for that, too. In the meantime you can learn more about the steps for preventing frozen pipes so you can plan ahead this winter. 

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5 Reasons You May Want a Ductless System Installed

Monday, September 12th, 2022
Closeup view about using some appliance such as air condition.

Ductless heating and cooling units are also called ductless mini splits by professionals. No matter what you call them, these ductless units are increasingly popular with home and business owners. If a ductless heating and cooling system piques your interest, you may want to know more about how the system works. After all, more traditional units rely heavily on ducts to transfer air throughout your home or business.

Below are the top five reasons you may want to consider installing a ductless system. When you’re ready to take the next step, our team can help with ductless system installation in Layton, UT.

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