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How to Avoid a Drain Disaster

Monday, December 2nd, 2019

Clearing of blocked hammered polluted black metal U siphon for wash basin, sanitary devices, plumbing fixtures red special means cleanser with bubbles. For labels of cleaners, printed materialsWhat’s the worst possible thing that could happen to your home’s plumbing system this winter? If you were forced to choose, it would probably be a drain clog, a pipe burst, etc. The problem with plumbing issues is the seeming precariousness of this situation. We meet so many homeowners that think plumbing problems are just a bad luck of the draw, but you can get your plumbing system in great shape and avoid troubles along the way.

If you need great plumbing in Roy, UT, you’re going to need our team of professionals to perform the work that you need. In the meantime though, you can reference the helpful tips that we’ve rounded up below to help keep your drains clear. Contact the professionals on our team today.

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Care for Your Cooling System to Avoid These Problems

Monday, June 4th, 2018

technician working on outside unit of air conditionerWith temperatures beginning to warm up, residents throughout Utah are rejoicing and looking forward to summer. Of course, now is also the time to start thinking about our air conditioners and whether they are prepared to get us through the hotter temperatures. Without proper AC care, you can find yourself facing Roy, UT air conditioning repair needs that you otherwise wouldn’t. Fortunately, there are a few things you can do on your own to care for your cooling system, like changing out the air filter every 1–3 months and making sure the outside unit is clear of debris.

But to truly fend off repairs and to help your air conditioner perform better, you’ll want to invest in professional AC maintenance.

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Prevent This Common Winter Plumbing Problem

Monday, October 23rd, 2017

white pvc pipe with blue cloth tied on itTemperatures are definitely cooling down, and soon enough we will see plenty of freezing weather and subsequent snow. Along with this comes an unfortunate problem for a number of homeowners: frozen plumbing. Unfortunately, frozen pipes can lead to extensive damage if not addressed properly. This is because as water in the pipes freezes, it expands and puts pressure on the walls of the pipes, which can lead to leaks or even plumbing ruptures.

To protect your plumbing system from this relatively common wintertime issue, there are a number of steps you can take. Keep reading to learn more about how you can take action. And if you do discover any problems with your plumbing system as we continue through fall and quickly approach winter, be sure to contact a trusted professional plumber in Roy, UT, such as any plumber on our team!

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How to Resolve Pesky Kitchen Plumbing Troubles

Monday, September 25th, 2017

drain opening with water bubbling at the surfaceYour plumbing system is one of the most important components of your home, and likely the least thought about in your household. It’s easy to take for granted how efficiently you’re able to attain water for daily tasks: showering, washing clothes, using your toilets, and of course, washing dishes and cooking.

Drain clogs rank among the most common plumbing problems, and your kitchen is a key place this can occur. When a problem does arise and you need a professional plumber in Roy, UT, you needn’t look any further than our team. However, in the meantime, we’d like to help you resolve pesky kitchen plumbing problems on your own, if possible.

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How to Keep Cool While Waiting for AC Repairs

Monday, July 31st, 2017

keep-cool-waiting-ac-repairsBeing stuck without a functioning air conditioner in the dead of summer is the absolute worst. Hopefully, you’ve reduced the risk of this happening by scheduling AC maintenance before the cooling season started. But, even with air conditioning maintenance, AC units—particularly aging systems—can still run into problems.

In the most ideal situation, you’ll be able to call our 24/7 number for emergency air conditioning repairs in Roy, UT, and you’ll be able to have the issue resolved in a few short hours. As much as we’d like to make this happen for you and will try our best to do so, sometimes issues are a bit more complex. Ffor example, your system could require a replacement of a part that’s not readily available. Or you may need a refrigerant recharge but have an older system with refrigerant that is being phased out.

In other words, you may very well be stuck without cooling for a day or two at some point during your air conditioner’s lifespan. So assuming you can’t hang out at your neighbor’s house all day, we’ve provided some tips below about what you can do.

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Refrigerant and Its Role in Your Cooling System

Monday, June 12th, 2017

refrigerant-role-cooling-systemWhat most homeowners don’t realize is that their cooling system’s refrigerant is one of the most important components there is to an air conditioner. Without the right amount of it, your AC system simply cannot do its job.

Therefore, it’s important that you understand the basics of how it works, and understand that if you are losing refrigerant, you have a leak—your system does not consume refrigerant like a car consumes gasoline. If you do have a refrigerant leak, then it’s time to invest in professional air conditioning services in Roy, UT.

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Signs That It’s Time for a Water Heater Replacement

Monday, 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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Now Is the Time for This Important Air Conditioning Service

Monday, 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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Proper Insulation Can Make or Break Your Heating Efficiency

Monday, 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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Don’t Neglect These Heating Repair Signs

Monday, December 26th, 2016

Are you in need of heating repairs in your Roy, UT home? What if you’re unsure? You, of course, do not want to be stuck in the dead of winter without a functioning heating system. But if you have no idea that something is amiss with your system, you may feel that this is unavoidable.

That is hardly the case—keeping your heater in good working order typically requires nothing more than keeping it well-maintained. It’s during maintenance that our highly trained professionals take a very close look at your system, conducting any cleaning and adjustments necessary, and scheduling repairs if needed. No heater is invincible though. Even with maintenance, you may run into repair needs. Keep reading to learn how to spot them before they turn into much larger and more expensive emergencies.

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