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Exploring HVAC Maintenance and Repairs

Hi there, my name is Michelle. I created this site to talk to you about maintaining your HVAC system on your own and with help from contractors. Your HVAC system controls the temperature and air quality in your home. When this system starts to malfunction, you may notice a decrease in your comfort levels. You can perform preventative maintenance to keep this system running year round. From these posts you'll hopefully be able to learn about DIY and professional maintenance tasks that need to be performed regularly. My site will also cover common faults and repairs for HVAC components. Thank you.

Managing Excessive Sediment In Your Water Heater When You Live In A Desert

Those who live in a desert know how difficult this environment can be on their house. One thing they may not realize is the way that a desert contributes to water heater sediment. Excessive sediment can be a major problem, meaning it is crucial to know how to manage this situation. Sediment In A Water Heater Is Not Uncommon Every water heater has some sediment on the bottom of the tank. Read More 

Got A Fire Going? Here’s 3 Good Reasons To Leave Your Fireplace Doors Open

Take a look at most advertisements for glass fireplace doors and you'll notice they all have one thing in common - the doors are always closed, even when there's a fire burning. Closed fireplace doors are great for illustrative purposes, but you wouldn't want to burn an actual fire behind closed doors. Read on to learn three good reasons why you should always leave your fireplace doors open while using your fireplace. Read More 

How To Improve Your Air Quality

When it comes to keeping up your HVAC system, maintenance and cleaning need to be constant and consistent. That is, if you fail to perform a few basic cleaning tasks, your system is bound to suffer and you will pay for it through reduce efficiency and increased utility bills. This article explains two very simple cleaning task that could help to maintain the efficiency of your HVAC system. Luckily, these are both jobs you can do right now without even going to the store to buy any tools or supplies. Read More 

Understanding The Basics Of Poly-B Plumbing

When your home's plumbing infrastructure contains poly-b pipes, it may leave you wondering about the stability of the plumbing system and the pipes themselves. Since many homeowners aren't familiar with these types of pipes, they are often mistaken about some of the details about them. Here's a look at some of the key facts that you should know about these pipes and your home's plumbing. They're Really Affordable One of the things that many homeowners believe is that poly-b pipes are far more expensive than other traditional plumbing options. Read More 

3 Steps To Ensuring A Hassle Free Winter

Now that winter is just around the corner, you're probably looking forward to spending warm, cozy days and nights indoors with your family and friends. However, few things can ruin your enjoyment of your home faster than certain types of household malfunctions. Following are three strategies designed to help ensure that you have a hassle free winter this year.  Have Your Roof Inspected Imagine sitting around the dinner table enjoying a delicious meal and the company of your favorite people when your roof starts leaking right over the table, or being in the middle of a peaceful slumber when you suddenly feel drops of water falling on your face. Read More