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Struggling with Your Plumbing? The Culprit Could be Hard Water

Monday, June 17th, 2019

Closeup shot of a father helping his baby girl wash her hands at a tapYou have low water pressure in your home, white spots on all your dishes and glassware, and keeping your hair moisturized and nails strong. All these issues are a surefire nuisance, but do you realize how likely it is that they all stem from the same problem? That problem is hard water.

Hard water is one of those home occurrences that is all too common here in Utah. If you’re tired of wearing down your plumbing and trudging through these issues in your home then it’s time for you to call our team for plumbing in Ogden, UT. We have various ways to handle your hard water problem. Don’t hesitate to call a professional from our team. We have great services at affordable prices.

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Nope, Your Refrigerant Should Never “Run Out”

Monday, June 3rd, 2019

Technician's hand working on an air conditionerYour air conditioning system is a complex piece of equipment. The majority of homeowners understand the basics of this system and how it operates, but not necessarily its more complex underpinnings. We’re an HVAC company so we’re well-versed in air conditioning systems of all makes, models, and sizes. But we’re reasonable—we don’t expect you to know every last detail.

If you’re looking for service from a reliable team here in Utah make sure you contact us. We specialize in air conditioning repair in Ogden, UT. If you’re noticing that something is a little “off” with your air conditioning you can contact our team to get your system up and running like new again.

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Is a Heat Pump Worth Your Investment?

Monday, 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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Is It Time for a Thorough Drain Cleaning?

Monday, August 13th, 2018

Tapwater flowing into a kitchen sink and down the plughole.Of all the various components in your home that make your life convenient, one of the most important is the drain and sewer system—yet not many people think about this aspect of their home, until something goes wrong.

The fact is, if your drain system hasn’t been properly maintained by a professional Ogden, UT plumber, then you could find yourself facing serious problems for the entire plumbing system. But there’s good news—taking care of your plumbing system is actually pretty easy. All you need to do is schedule routine professional drain cleaning services, and avoid putting anything down the drain that could easily clog it up.

Unsure if you’re really in need of a thorough drain cleaning? Read on to discover a couple signs that it is time for you to schedule this service.

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4 Toilet Tips You Probably Didn’t Know

Monday, July 2nd, 2018

toilet in bathroomYour toilet probably isn’t an appliance in your home you give a whole lot of thought to, even though it gets consistent daily use. Only when something goes wrong and the need for a plumber in Ogden, UT arises, do many people even think about this vital plumbing component.

We’d like to share some tips with you that could potentially help you avoid issues with your toilet. Whether you’d like to look into having a low flow system installed or you think there’s something wrong with your existing toilet that needs repair, our team is ready to help.

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How Can a Malfunctioning Thermostat Affect Your Heating Efforts?

Monday, December 18th, 2017

hand adjusting thermostatDid you choose your last thermostat, or did you inherit it with your home? Choosing a thermostat actually comes with a lot of options, and deciding on the right one can help you save a significant amount of money on your Ogden, UT heating (and cooling) costs. If you’ve ever considered upgrading your thermostat, then we are the team to call to set you in the right direction and ensure that the installation is performed correctly.

Do you know how much the poor installation of a thermostat can affect your heating system? How about a malfunctioning thermostat? If a thermostat is improperly installed, it can malfunction. This is why we recommend professional installation. Plus, installing a thermostat on your own could void the equipment warranty on the device, and a malfunctioning thermostat can end up damaging your HVAC systems by sending them the wrong signals.

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Is a Geothermal System Right for Your Home?

Monday, November 6th, 2017

animated diagram of a geothermal systemWhen it comes to where we live, a reliable heating system is an absolute necessity. Could you imagine going through even one Utah winter without one? It would be unbearable. Of course, it could be possible if you don’t properly care for your heater—which includes having it routinely maintained, and replacing it when its time.

If you are considering a new Ogden, UT heating installation within the next year or so, you’d do well to consider a geothermal system—which can be used for year-round comfort!

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Watch for These AC Compressor Problems

Tuesday, July 11th, 2017

watch-for-ac-compressor-problemsYour air conditioner’s compressor is essentially the heart of your AC system—it applies energy to the refrigerant and then propels it through the coils to carry out heat exchange. Without a functioning compressor, an AC system will not produce any cooling effect at all.

When air conditioners begin to show signs of trouble, the compressor is typically one of the main culprits that our repair technicians look at. Many common cooling system problems stem from problems with either this component or its motor, requiring air conditioning repairs in Ogden, UT. And since fixing an AC compressor is not something you can simply watch an online video about and figure out how to do on your own, you will need the assistance of a trained and experienced HVAC professional—which is what we’re here for!

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When Is the Best Time for Air Conditioning Maintenance?

Monday, May 22nd, 2017

best-time-air-conditioner-maintenanceEven the most efficient of professionally installed air conditioning systems can fail when they don’t receive routine care. When your air conditioner is running full-time over the summer to keep you comfortable, the occasional issue is to be expected. But repair needs will crop up more frequently if your cooling system doesn’t receive the level of professional service that it needs.

We recommend that you invest in an Ogden, UT AC tune-up once a year, and before you need it the most—so, now! Although, if you’re using a heat pump—which is a year-round system—then you’ll want to increase this service to twice a year. Keep reading to learn more about why you should never skip your routine maintenance appointment for your AC.

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Determining How Much Your New Air Conditioner Will Cost

Monday, 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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