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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. Table of Contents

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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. Table of Contents 1. Water Heater Is Not Turning

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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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11
Nov

5 Tankless Water Heater Maintenance Tips

Tankless water heaters are a smart investment to make because they are energy-efficient, take up minimal space, produce hot water whenever it’s needed, and are easy to maintain. They also have a significantly longer lifespan than traditional water heaters with tanks. Tank water heaters generally hold up for 8-12 years, and even that’s being generous. Tankless water heaters have 20-year

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7
Oct

4 Causes of Buzzing Noises in Furnaces

We all know what a functioning furnace sounds like, right? Well, maybe not, but your heating system will typically make a dull hum and blow quietly throughout its heating cycle. You may also hear your unit click on and off. Again, this is a sign of normal operation and is no cause for concern. However, you may be alarmed if

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28
Sep

5 Types of Furnace Problems Caused By Dirty Air Filters

Your furnace keeps you comfortable all winter long. And since your furnace takes such good care of you, take care of your furnace by following a few simple maintenance steps. First, make sure that no vents are blocked by furniture.

28
Sep

Why is My Furnace Not Igniting?

Coming home after a long day expecting your house to be nice and cozy, but instead walking into a freezer can be unsettling. If you’re furnaces is not turning on, the comfort in your home is compromised. So, what should you do when your furnace is not igniting? We’ve compiled a list of five things to check when your furnace

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21
Sep

3 of the Most Common Heat Pump Problems in Homes

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…

21
Sep

Why Is There Low Air Flow from My Furnace?

Low airflow is a common problem with any type of forced-air heating system like a furnace or heat pump.