Bad Noises Coming from Your Air Conditioner

July 27th, 2015 by Michael Henderson

When trouble arises with your air conditioner, you need to act fast. Havertown and Springfield, PA residents know that we can’t afford to go without an air conditioner for even one day in the middle of our summer heat, and the sooner you can jump on a potential problem the better. Some sources of trouble with your AC are obvious, such as low air flow or a lack of cool air. But you should also listen for any noises that are out of the ordinary. They usually stem from a problem, which needs to be treated before it becomes serious. Here’s a quick rundown of some bad noises coming from a faulty air conditioner. Continue Reading

3 Reasons to Schedule Air Conditioning Maintenance Today!

July 20th, 2015 by Michael Henderson

Here in Havertown and Springfield, PA, your air conditioner needs to function without a hitch throughout our hot and muggy summers. A good technician can fix any problems when they arise, but far better than reacting to a sudden crisis is preventing that crisis in the first place. An air conditioning maintenance session is the best way to do that: providing a number of tangible benefits to keep your system working like a Swiss watch and putting money back in your pocket to boot. Here are 3 reasons to schedule air conditioning maintenance today: Continue Reading

3 Advantages to an Air Filtration System

July 13th, 2015 by Michael Henderson

Residents of Havertown and Springfield, PA know how valuable a good air conditioner can be during the hot and muggy days of summer. But they should also be aware that temperature control is only one part of making your home comfortable. The other is indoor air quality, which can be affected by anything from high humidity levels to the presence of dust and other contaminants. A proper air filtration system  – be it air cleaners, UV germicidal lights,  humidifiers or some combination thereof – can make a huge difference as far as the air you breathe, as well as helping your family live happier, healthier lives. Here are 3 advantages to an air filtration system that you should consider. Continue Reading

Signs You Need Your Pipes Replaced

July 7th, 2015 by Michael Henderson

Some plumbing problems can be solved with the right tools and a little elbow grease. Others, however, require something more extensive, particularly when the plumbing pipes themselves are no longer able to do their job. Here in Havertown and Springfield, PA, trained plumbers are standing by whenever you spot the signs you need your pipes replaced. Spotting them can be difficult, since most of your plumbing is located in the crawlspace or other hard-to-reach locale. However, once you do spot them, you can usually get them replaced without an excessive amount of fuss. Continue Reading

3 Benefits to Water Treatment Systems

July 6th, 2015 by Michael Henderson

A water treatment system is a series of filters installed in your home and designed to improve the quality of the water you receive. Some water treatment systems address a specific problem, such as hard water (which comes from excess minerals in the water itself). Others are designed to address a wide variety of water issues at the source. But whatever your needs, this guide is here to ensure you get the water treatment system that’s right for your home. Here are 3 benefits to water treatment systems that you should consider. Continue Reading

3 Problems with the Condenser Array in Your AC

June 29th, 2015 by Michael Henderson

The condenser array forms the first stage in the air conditioning process: shifting gas refrigerant to a liquid state and subjecting it to a great deal of pressure before moving it on to the evaporator coils where it properly cools the air. The process involves several different components and results in a lot of heat being bled into the air. Accordingly, the condenser array is usually located in the outside portion of the house, which mean the components can be subjected to damage from the elements. Havertown and Springfield, PA have their share of adverse elemental conditions, which can cause significant problems with the condenser array in your AC. Here’s a quick breakdown of three of them. Continue Reading

Why Is There Frost on my Air Conditioner?

June 22nd, 2015 by Michael Henderson

In Havertown and Springfield, PA, we experience a lot of hot and humid summers, which keeps our air conditioners running most days. When trouble comes, it usually starts with very subtle signs that most average homeowners won’t notice. That’s a pity because early detection can mean the difference between a small repair bill and a very large one. For example, you might notice frost forming on the evaporator coils of your air conditioner. At first, it may not seem like a big deal. Isn’t the system supposed to be cold? But in point of fact, frost on your air conditioner can signal the beginning of serious problem. Continue Reading

Steps of an Air Conditioning Maintenance Plan

June 15th, 2015 by Michael Henderson

An air conditioning maintenance plan, performed by a qualified technician, could be the best thing you can do to keep your AC unit running efficiently. It’s not strictly a repair session. Instead, it’s a sort of tune-up, designed to help your air conditioner function more effectively and identifying potential problems when they’re still small enough to treat inexpensively. Continue Reading

3 Advantages to Modern Sewer Replacement

June 9th, 2015 by Michael Henderson

No one likes the notion of having to dig up their yard to correct a problem with the sewer line, especially here in Havertown and Springfield, PA. Our summers are hot and muggy, which makes such work unpleasant in the extreme, but it’s usually the only time to perform such an operation. Winters mean frozen ground and the volume of our snowfall the last few years renders such operations supremely tricky. At least they used to. Trenchless modern sewer replacement has replaced those operations with a more effective means of getting the job done. Here are 3 advantages to modern sewer replacement that demonstrate its superiority. Continue Reading

The Benefits of UV Germicidal Lights

June 8th, 2015 by Michael Henderson

Your HVAC system can do a great deal to keep your home cool and comfortable during those hot summer months. Here in Havertown and Springfield, PA, that’s far more than a luxury. But regulating temperatures isn’t the only thing your HVAC system can do for you. The addition of UV germicidal lights can vastly improve your indoor air quality, as well as the health and happiness of the people in your household.  The benefits of UV germicidal lights should not be underestimated, and with the right technician as your guide, you can begin enjoying them almost immediately. Continue Reading