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22
Sep

Boilers vs Furnaces: Advantages & Disadvantages

Spring is an ideal time to think about upgrading your existing heating system. As it begins to warm and we move into the cooling season, it’ll be comforting to know that when winter once again hits in Springfield, PA, you’ll have a new heater to keep you home warm and comfortable.

9
Sep

4 Main Benefits of Installing HVAC Ultraviolet (UV) Lights

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.

20
Aug

Is Your Water Heater Leaking? How to Fix Damaged Valves & Parts

A water heater has an important role in your home. From early morning showers to cooking, not to mention the countless times you wash your hands, a water heater supplies the hot water you need to get through daily tasks. But over time your heater may start to show signs of wear and tear—and this usually starts with leakage. A

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18
Aug

What is a Furnace Limit Switch? How it Operates & Troubleshooting

In this post, we’ll look at one of the important safety devices inside your furnace: the fan limit switch. Whenever you need assistance with your gas furnace, or any other heating system in Media, PA, contact Wm. Henderson Plumbing & Heating Inc.

18
Aug

6 Tips to Save Money on Air Conditioning & Electricity Bills

Summer is on its way, and with it comes the high temperatures and stifling humidity that residents of Havertown and Springfield, PA have come to expect. Your air conditioning system can keep you cool during those heat waves, and most of us have gotten used to paying higher bills in the summer to fight back the hot weather.

6
Aug

Heat Pump Sizing Guide: Manual J Calculations & SEER Ratings

A heat pump is a critical component of your home and provides an energy-efficient solution to keeping your space comfortable during the winter and summer seasons. Functioning as both a heating and cooling method, a heat pump transfers heat from the air and moves it through an air handler to another location. In the winter season, the cycle reverses itself

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4
Aug

3 Drain Cleaner Tools Used By Professional Plumbers to Eliminate Blockages

When it comes to the arsenal of tools that licensed plumbers use to clean drains, there is one tool you won’t find: liquid chemical drain cleaner. The bottles of chemicals advertised as “drain cleaners” on the shelves of grocery and drug stores are almost the worst thing…

30
Jul

6 Ordinary Air Conditioner Problems & How to Fix

Some air conditioning malfunctions do not require much work to fix; you will still need a repair technician to take care of these jobs, but the work will not take long and rarely requires using special parts for replacements. Basic thermostat wiring trouble…

28
Jul

Plumbing Repair Question: What Does the U-Shaped Pipe Under a Sink Do?

The U-shaped pipe beneath kitchen and bathroom sinks is something that people expect to see but rarely stop to think about. “Why exactly does it have that shape? And why does it seem that every sink drain pipe has that same shape? It must serve a purpose, but—” And by then you’ve turned your thoughts to something more pressing. Yes,
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21
Jul

The Different Types of Plastic Pipes Plumbers Use

There’s no single type of plastic used to manufacture pipes.