Wm. Henderson Plumbing, Heating & Cooling Inc. Blog : Archive for September, 2011

Energy Saving Tips and Cooling Systems

Friday, September 23rd, 2011

When you eat food that is too spicy you grab a glass of water. When you get rug burn you put ice to your wound. Human beings like a very specific temperatures in, on, and around their body, and when something occurs that offsets these temperatures, we search out ways to reverse the process.

That’s why there are cooling systems installed into most households – systems designed to help keep you cool during the hot summer months. However, these systems take up quite a bit of energy in a time when energy is in short supply and energy costs are on the rise. That is why it is important to use the following strategies help save energy this summer:

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Why Should You Waterproof Your Basement?

Monday, September 12th, 2011

If you’re like most homeowners, you likely have a number of home improvement projects in the pipeline. You have to fix the roof, mow the lawn, pretend to build a chair before buying one at a garage sale; you probably have a list of activities that you should be doing but may never get to.

One thing that may need to be on the top of your list is basement waterproofing. Waterproofing your basement is one of the most overlooked parts of homeownership, but provides you with a number of potential benefits, including:

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