6 Things You’ll Love About Whole-House Generators

May 31st, 2021

Losing power in your home is a pain. Maybe it’s a full-blown power outage caused by a storm…or maybe a squirrel crawled onto the wrong part of a power line. Whatever the cause, a loss of power to your home is going to throw your whole day off. It may even ruin your week.

Modern homes rely heavily on electricity so the ability to keep the lights on and the energy flowing is very important. That’s why installing a whole-house generator in Havertown, PA is a great idea.

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4 Tips to Fight the Muggy Heat of Summer

May 3rd, 2021

When the weather gets warmer, an air conditioner is a savior that helps beat that scorching heat. However, humidity is another problem that comes with the summer season, and it can become quite intolerable. This won’t be an issue if your air conditioning system is working efficiently, as it helps to control the high humidity levels indoors.

If you live in an area with muggy weather, you would probably know what a relief it is when you have an air conditioning system that works efficiently. But there are times when you feel that your AC isn’t removing humidity effectively from your home. Don’t worry about it, as there are ways to help your air conditioning system control that muggy heat. Remember, it is important to consult professionals like the ones at Walsh Brothers Plumbing and Mechanical Services, Inc. when you feel like your AC is not operating well.

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Choosing Between Tank and Tankless Water Heaters

April 4th, 2021
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Imagine having to get by without any hot water in your home. Suddenly it makes sense why people in the “olden days” only bathed or showered every few weeks! That’s some cold water!

Thankfully, you have a water heater in your home that provides you with reliable hot water for everything from bathing to washing laundry. Or at least that system should provide you with reliable hot water. If this isn’t the case though and you are instead struggling with lukewarm or cold water, it means it may be time to schedule a water heater replacement with your plumber in Springfield, PA.

When you need to replace your water heater you will need to choose whether you want a tank or tankless system as your next unit. We’ll explain the benefits and drawbacks of each system below.

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3 Things To Know About a Reverse Osmosis System

March 8th, 2021
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You want the water supply in your home to be as clean and clear as possible, not to mention drinkable. This allows you to enjoy the option of refilling a reusable water bottle rather than purchasing plastic ones repeatedly. It’s a win-win for you and Mother Nature.

So, what do you do if the water from your faucet still tastes off? One potential solution is adding a water treatment system such as a reverse osmosis system. Adding this system to your plumbing in Springfield, PA can provide a wide range of benefits to your home plumbing and your water quality too.

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Best Care Practices For Your Kitchen Drain

February 8th, 2021
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What’s one of the most obnoxious issues you can run into when you are in the middle of prepping dinner for the family? Okay we are sure there is more than one but for the sake of argument, we are going to say it is encountering a clogged kitchen sink. It is going to grind a lot of things to a full stop, not to mention that it can start stinking up the kitchen.

Avoiding a back-up in your kitchen sink is a good idea. It isn’t possible forever, but you should be able to avoid it with the proper approach. To help with this, we’ve provided some best practices to put in place when using your kitchen sink that will help your pipes and prevent frequent clogs.

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Here’s How To Tell When You Need a Water Heater Repair

January 11th, 2021
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These are going to be some of the coolest months of the year. This certainly isn’t the season when you want to be without hot water, not that anyone really ever wants that. If your water heater isn’t working correctly though, this may be your reality. The truth is that when you need water heater repairs in Newtown Square, the sooner you reach out for help, the better off you’ll be. The issue certainly won’t resolve itself!

You may have another question though which we are happy to answer: How do I know I need water heater repairs before I can’t get any hot water? We have the warning signs you need to know and the solution to the problem as well.

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Services To Help You Avoid Post-Holiday Plumbing Issues

December 28th, 2020
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Whether you simply gather with your immediate household or you got together with a small group of friends and family, we hope you had a good holiday season. At this point, we are all a little worn out and ready to wrap up the year with a little relaxation. That won’t be possible if your plumbing starts acting up.

Post-holiday plumbing issues are pretty common. After all, this is the time of year when your plumbing systems see a lot more use than usual. We are here to help you avoid plumbing problems though. Check-in with our team to schedule any of the following services that will help you avoid plumbing troubles when you would rather be resting.

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6 Great Gift Ideas For You and Others

December 14th, 2020
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It is that time of year again. Maybe it crept up on you this time in a way that it hasn’t before and you fell behind in your gift buying (we don’t blame you it’s been a long year). You aren’t alone if you are finding yourself at a loss for gift ideas this season.

We always want to be as helpful as possible so we thought we’d give you a quick guide for some unique and useful gift ideas to give this year. And, who knows, maybe there is a little something on this list that you might enjoy too!

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Would You Benefit From a Humidifier This Winter?

November 30th, 2020

Winter weather is rarely thought of as comfortable. Yes, it makes the perfect setting for cuddling up under a warm blanket but having to walk down a cold, windy street is less than pleasant. We are all focused on staying as warm and comfortable as possible during these colder months of the year. Chances are, a whole-house humidifier in Springfield can help you enjoy better home comfort that you have before.

The truth is, cold temperatures aren’t the only thing making it hard to get your home comfy during the fall and winter. Dry air can create an added challenge. That is why we want you to know about this indoor air quality system that can help balance the humidity in your home and provide you with the best indoor environment possible.

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5 Signs You Need Boiler Repairs

November 16th, 2020
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Boilers are excellent systems for heating up your home. Using radiant heat instead of forced-air heat, you can enjoy a comfortable and pleasantly warm home on even the coldest of days. That is, you can enjoy this comfort level when your boiler is working properly.

A malfunctioning boiler is no small problem. While a boiler may not use ductwork or refrigerant, it is still a complex system that needs expert care to keep it functioning properly. You can come to us for your repairs and any other boiler service in Havertown you may need.

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