Without an effective liner in the flue of your chimney, your home could face serious fire hazards. The liner protects the chimney itself from the combustion fumes that vent out through it from the gas furnace, gas boiler, or fireplace, and also stops those gases from escaping into the living spaces of the house.
How can you know to look for leaks in the first place?
If you’re looking for a new air conditioner, consider the alternatives. A heat pump might be a great fit.
Here’s one possible culprit, the thief who’s stealing energy from your home: leaky air ducts.
In Havertown and Springfield, PA, our summers come in the hot and humid variety. That makes reliable air conditioning systems an absolute necessity, and the last thing you want is to have a breakdown on the hottest day of the year.
Heat pumps combine the functions of a heater and an air conditioner into one. In principle, they use the same system of cycling refrigerant that air conditioners do. The system generates warm air as well as cool air, but in traditional air conditioners…
A water softener can solve hard water problems—but how will you know you need a water softener in the first place?
SEER ratings measure an air conditioner’s efficiency. That makes them extremely important.
It’s one of those home repair nightmares you hope you don’t have to deal with: sewer line replacement. Not only is it serious work, it can be fairly costly. But as the homeowner, are you liable for the replacement of a faulty sewer line? Most of the time, yes, you are.
A heater that doesn’t run as long as necessary will heat a house unevenly.