Wm. Henderson Plumbing, Heating & Cooling Inc. Blog : Archive for June, 2017

How to Choose Whether to Repair or Replace a Malfunctioning AC

Monday, June 19th, 2017

air-conditioning-repair-replaceNow is a terrible time to experience trouble with your air conditioner, with the weather already warm and growing warmer by the day. If you experience a breakdown with your AC, you should call a repair service immediately, but the good news is there are quality technicians who can address the issue quickly. Unfortunately, if you have an older air conditioner, the question of whether you should repair the unit or replace it with a new one needs to be answered too.

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Why Is Your Air Conditioner’s SEER Rating So Important?

Monday, June 12th, 2017

air-conditioning-seer-ratingIf you’re in the market for a new air conditioning system, there are a number of factors you need to keep in mind. First and most importantly is the power output levels of the new system, which need to match the specifics of your home precisely, and should be neither overpowered (which causes short cycling) nor under-powered (which won’t cool the home adequately). Once that’s been decided, however, the next step is to carefully examine the system’s SEER rating and look for the highest one within your price range. What is it and why is it so important? Read on for the answers.

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Water Heaters Benefit from Regular Maintenance

Monday, June 5th, 2017

water-heater-maintenanceWater heaters are an integral part of most households, and we’re all accustomed to seeing those tall cylindrical tanks in the basement or in another corner of our homes. Conventional tank water heaters do their jobs very effectively and don’t make a lot of noise while they work, which means it’s very easy to take them for granted.

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