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13
May

How to Measure & Improve Indoor Air Quality

We spend a lot of our lives indoors. In fact, research has found that we spend approximately 90% of our time inside. So the indoor air quality of our living and working spaces is incredibly relevant to our overall health. For young children and the elderly, it’s even more important to have healthy indoor air quality. The amount of pollutants

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13
May

5 Ways to Clean a Smelly Drain

Not sure what’s causing your drain to smell or how to get rid of it? We have a solution for you. Check out the cleaning guide below to find the right quick fix for the smelly drain in your kitchen or bathroom. How to Fix a Smelly Drain In Your Kitchen & Bathroom 1. Pour Hot Water Down the Drain

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19
Apr

Is It Cheaper to Leave An Air Conditioner On All Day?

When it comes to air conditioner use during the summer, you want to stay as comfortable as possible without causing your monthly energy bills to spike. If you’re asking yourself whether it’s cheaper to leave your air conditioner on all day or switch between the “on” and “off” settings depending on when you’re home, we are here to help. As

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14
Apr

Step-By-Step Guide: How to Clean a Central Air Conditioner

The secret to maintaining a long-lasting air conditioner starts with cleaning it. Not only does proper maintenance maximize the efficiency of your central air conditioner, but it also ensures the comfort and safety of your family members. Furthermore, you get the best return of your investment. Whether you schedule regular air conditioner maintenance or prefer to clean it yourself, it’s

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14
Apr

7 Signs of An Air Conditioner Refrigerant Leak

While leaky air conditioning refrigerant may not seem problematic, inhalation of coolant can be extremely harmful to your health. Direct contact can cause chemical burns, frostbite, and dizziness. High amounts can even lead to seizures and loss of consciousness. To help you detect issues with your system, we have created a list of signs of an air conditioner refrigerant leak

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14
Apr

Should I Replace My Compressor Or Buy a New Air Conditioner?

When the compressor in your air conditioner (AC) fails, it’s recommended that you get a new unit. In addition to being a very difficult part to access, AC compressor replacement can be extremely expensive. This, however, should not be the determining factor when deciding to keep or get a new unit. Let’s discuss the main variables to consider. Replacing a

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16
Mar

What Is a Heat Pump Reversing Valve?

When you want to stay warm during the winter but cool during the summer, a heat pump is a valuable system. A reversing valve allows the system to function as both a heater and a cooling unit. View our tips to discover how a heat pump reversing valve works and what to do if it is malfunctioning. What Does a

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9
Feb

Is Soft Water Safe to Drink?

Water that has been cleaned of excess minerals commonly found in tap water is called soft water. The water coming into your home gets to you from the city’s piping system. On its journey, the water picks up traces of iron, calcium, or magnesium from these pipes. The result is hard water. Over time, hard water can lead to plumbing

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11
Jan

7 Reasons Your Tankless Water Heater is Not Working

Even though they aren’t in use as much as other water heaters, you might still encounter problems with a tankless water heater. If something has gone wrong there is no need to worry. We’ve listed seven of the most common problems you might run into and how you can troubleshoot them. 1. Water Heater Is Not Turning On Heating water

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11
Nov

5 Reasons Your Garbage Disposal Is Not Working

Picture this: You’ve just finished dinner and want to wash the dishes. You rinse off the plates—and discard excess food down the drain—then reach to turn on the garbage disposal. After standing there for a few seconds, you realize the garbage disposal is not working. If you’re not sure why it’s malfunctioning, check out the most likely reasons why garbage

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