Schedule AC Maintenance Before You Need Repairs

May 18th, 2020
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The days are getting warmer and warmer. You are enjoying your backyard more again and making time to throw the frisbee, or just read in the sunshine or garden. The warmth is a pretty nice change from those cold days that kept you cooped up in your house.

However, when the temperature really gets up there, you might look back fondly on the chill from winter if only because you are craving a cooling breeze. On those hot, uncomfortable days, you are going to be relying on your air conditioning system a lot, so it is a good idea to take the time to make sure it is ready for the job.

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You Know You Need Sump Pump Repairs When….

May 4th, 2020
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Maybe you were battling the floodwaters already this spring and putting your sump pump to the test. Or perhaps your sump pump was put through the wringer several months back when we were doused in rain. Whatever your situation, if your home is still clean and dry it may be due to the hard work of a sump pump.

All that hard work is going to add up though. Even if you are scheduling your annual maintenance check for your sump pump, there is a chance that this vital system might have developed a problem. If that is the case, you will want to reach out to a plumber in Havertown, PA for repairs sooner than later–much like a heatwave, flooding can happen without much warning and you don’t want to be without one of your main lines of defense.

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Do You Need a Boiler Replacement?

April 20th, 2020
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Your boiler is a pretty important system for your home, especially on chilly winter days. But even now, as temperatures have become more liveable with spring on its way, your boiler shouldn’t be completely off your mind. There is still the chance of an exceptionally cold week blowing through here and, if that happens, you will want to make sure your boiler is up to the task of keeping you comfortable.

So let’s take a moment to think about your boiler heating system. If it needs a boiler service in Springfield, PA, the sooner you schedule an appointment with a trained technician, the better it will be. However, there is always the chance that the service you are in need of is a heating system replacement.

The question is, how do you know that you need a replacement and not a boiler repair?

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Is Your Furnace on Its Last Leg?

April 6th, 2020
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Furnaces are known for providing reliable and effective warmth to your home throughout the coldest months of the year. With a good lifespan and great energy efficiency, a furnace is a common choice for home heating throughout the country for good reason.

With that said, your furnace isn’t going to last forever. Just like any home comfort system, your furnace is going to accrue wear and tear that will eventually take too much of a toll for it to function. When that happens, you will need to reach out for a replacement furnace service in Haverford, PA.

The only question you need to ask before you make that call though is whether or not your furnace needs to be replaced or repaired.

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Tips For Improving Your Home Heating

March 23rd, 2020

Some areas of the country are starting to see warmer temperatures but here in Wynnewood it is still pretty cold. Let’s just say the heaters won’t be shut off for the year anytime soon!

It is a time of year when we are all thankful that we have working heaters. Even if your furnace is in great condition though, you may want to consider a few tactics that you can try to help it get the job done.

Why do this? Because, if your furnace is running throughout the day, even your well-maintained and energy-efficient system will cost you money and incorporating a few small habits like these into your winter and spring routine can save you quite a bit of cash!

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What is Kettling?

March 9th, 2020
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The wind is kicking up outside but you are nice and cozy in the safe haven of your home. Between the wonderful sealing that your home has and the efficient heating capacity of your heater, you can enjoy these briskly chilly days in comfort with a hot cup of tea in hand for extra measure.

Just as you are settling down to catch up on your favorite show however you realize you left the kettle on. When you go to check the kitchen though, the kettle is sitting quietly. Where is that odd whistling noise coming from then?

The noise you are hearing could be your boiler’s way of telling you that it is in dire need of boiler service in Wynnewood, PA.

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Why Your Furnace is Making That Noise

February 24th, 2020
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You’ve caught yourself holding still and listening to the noises emanating from your ductwork a few times now. What in the world is that noise? We hate to say this but it is likely to be caused by your furnace.

Over time your furnace will wear out a bit and develop maintenance and repair needs that you should address ASAP. One of the symptoms of these repair needs will be the different noises they create. With that said, we all know that furnaces don’t run completely silently. We want to help clarify the issues by giving you some insight on what noises you might hear that are indicators you should schedule furnace service in Gladwyne, PA, and how to tell them apart from normal noises.

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5 Signs You Need Boiler Repair

February 10th, 2020
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We know that replacing any of your home comfort systems is a bothersome ordeal. From choosing the new system that you’ll be putting in, to figuring out who you can trust to get the installation done right, there is a lot of stress and money involved.

It is understandable then why you would be hesitant to get started on the process of replacing a boiler. However, we can help.

For starters, you should know that we offer some of the best work quality for boiler service in Haverford, PA. Another way we can help is by giving you the information that will allow you better prep and plan ahead for your replacement so you can enjoy a stress-free experience.

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How To Avoid Frozen Pipes

January 27th, 2020
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The last thing that anyone needs to be dealing with during a snowy night or even just an icy cold day is a frozen pipe bursting. Not only does a frozen pipe create problems for the delivery of water to your home, but if a frozen pipe bursts before you can resolve the issue, it will compound the issue with complications such as water damage and a pipe replacement.

Of course, avoiding a frozen pipe can sometimes be easier said than done. Especially if you are newer to this part of the U.S., you may not know what your options are to help you avoid the trouble of pipes freezing when temperatures drop.

That is why we have provided a list of potential ways to help you keep your pipes flowing rather than frozen on even the coldest of days.

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Is Your Generator Ready for a Storm?

January 13th, 2020
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Pennsylvania has seen some intense weather. From the paralyzing effect of the Great Blizzard of March 1888 to the havoc created by Hurricane Agnes in 1972, to the more recent toll of Hurricane Sandy on our state. We know far too well how quickly things can get bad. And when the lights go out while everyone is home, you will have enough to worry about trying to make it through without power. That is why you have a whole house generator, after all.

But what do you do when the lights go out and your generator doesn’t kick on like it’s meant to? It’s a chilling thought, we know, and that’s why we are bringing it up. Think about when you last did a full check on your generator? If a storm rolled through tomorrow, are you 100% sure that your generator would be ready to handle the job? If you aren’t, it may be time to consider scheduling generator services in Havertown, PA.

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