Why do slab leaks happen?

Why Do Slab Leaks Happen?

Though common, many homeowners don’t know anything about slab leak detection, the signs and indicators of a slab leak, or how to go about a slab leak repair. Read more »

Tried These Drain Cleaning DIYs and Still Having Trouble?

Tried These Drain Cleaning DIYs and Still Having Trouble?

Household clogs are one of the most common problems homeowners deal with. Though they may be simple to fix with DIY solutions, sometimes it’s not worth the hassle or the mess! If you’re struggling with DIY fixes to correct a clogged drain and not getting anywhere, take a look at these solutions. Why Your Sink is Not Draining Everyone has seen a clogged drain with standing water pooled in the basin.… Read more »

Best Thermostat Settings for Summer

Best Thermostat Settings for Summer

Is your home too hot? Too cold? Is everyone disagreeing over the temperature and fighting for control of the thermostat? When the hot summer days hit, people are divided into the camp of complaining about the cold or complaining about the heat. Being sweaty is uncomfortable, but so is having to be bundled up inside on a hot July day. Fortunately, there is an ideal temperature for your thermostat… Read more »

Do Heat Pumps Work in Arizona

Do Heat Pumps Work in Arizona?

Do heat pumps work in Arizona? Can you use a heat pump reliably for heating and cooling? Find out here! Read more »

Types of Attic Insulation, Their Benefits, and Their Drawbacks

Homeowners understand the importance of attic insulation to keep the house cool in the summer and warm in the winter and the energy bills low. After all, if you’re cranking the A/C to the fullest setting and feel that heat the second it’s switched off, your system is going to be working harder and will be running longer and leading to more wear and tear on your HVAC system, higher utility bills! You… Read more »

Breathe Easier. How to Improve Your Indoor Air Quality

We tend to think of air pollution as an outdoor problem. However, the EPA states that "the air within homes and other buildings can be more seriously polluted than the outdoor air in even the largest and most industrialized cities" – a scary thought indeed. If you're worried about your indoor air quality, there are a few simple ways to reduce the number of toxins in your home. Air Fresheners A freshly… Read more »

Plumbing Maintenance Checklist

Many homeowners only investigate the wellbeing of their plumbing if something goes wrong. That’s a one-way ticket to costly bills, wasted time, and severe headaches. Plumbing maintenance can help you monitor the condition of your plumbing and avoid expensive repairs in the future. Our plumbing maintenance checklist will show you which fixtures to check and what to look for to ensure your plumbing… Read more »

How to Troubleshoot a Water Heater

Your water heater works hard, constantly churning out hot water to keep your morning showers and relaxing baths enjoyable. This is often taken for granted, until you have a problem with your water heater. Suddenly you realize quite how heavy you rely on it. So, what is the solution to a faulty water heater? We have to first determine the problem by looking at the water and the heater itself. Then,… Read more »

6 Steps to Caulking Your Shower

Keeping your bathroom looking new requires ongoing bathroom maintenance throughout the year. From deep cleanings to replacing fixtures, there are plenty of ways to spruce up your bathroom. One way to get your shower looking new again is to apply a new caulk. Over time, mold and dirt build beneath the caulk, making it look dingy and dull. Updating this is fairly simple and can be done in a single afternoon.… Read more »

Easy Furnace Safety Tips

We all tend to be a bit spoiled when it comes to the comfort of our homes during the winter months. A cozy and warm living room is something we expect on cold days. That being said, your furnace – when working properly – plays a major role in the overall health and safety of your home. From keeping the home warm to providing clean air quality, your furnace needs the right attention and care throughout… Read more »

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