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Is Your Furnace Ready for Winter?

It's that time of year again. Cold weather is just around the corner. Is your furnace ready for another winter? You're probably familiar with professional furnace checks. But do you really know what's done? A check involves over 20 technical steps. Here...

Air Conditioning Service in London

Experts agree professional annual AC checks are a really good idea. They'll help you avoid costly breakdowns and extend the life of your air conditioner. These cooling coils are part of how your air conditioner cools your home. When these coils are covered...

How to Purchase an Energy Efficient Furnace

Homeowners looking to save money can look to their furnace for energy savings. The key is knowing how to shop for a furnace. Here's what you need to know. Every furnace has an efficiency rating called an AFUE, which stands for Annual Fuel Utilization...

Prepare Your Air Conditioner for Summer

Preparing your air conditioner for the summer should be an important part of your spring checklist. Proper maintenance will make sure your air conditioner works at peak efficiency. It will also help you avoid costly breakdowns and extend the life of your...

Do it Yourself Leaky Faucet Repair

The drip, drip, drip of a faucet can be a really annoying problem, not to mention a big waste of water. And it can lead to bigger problems if it isn't caught in time. The typical reasons of faucet drips include corrosion and mineral deposits on the...

Why Does My Circuit Breaker Trip?

Your electrical panel is the heart of your home's electrical system. Power comes in from the utility lines outside, and then it's distributed throughout your home by passing through the circuit breakers. When a circuit breaker trips, it's acting as a...

Protecting Your Electronics from a Power Surge

Lightning strikes, delivering a powerful electric surge of tens of thousands of volts. This is enough power to destroy every electronic device and appliance in your home. Even lightning strikes miles from your home can cause power surges, destroying...

Tips for Water Heater Maintenance

Here's something you can do yourself to help your water heater lead a rich, full life. Flush your water heater once a year. Why? Calcium, rust, and sand collect in water heaters. This means they have to work harder to heat water. Flushing removes this...

How to Seal Leaky Air Ducts

Your heating and air-conditioning system is pretty amazing. You turn on your thermostat to heat or cool and voila, you get warm or cold air throughout your house. But have you ever stopped to think about how air is delivered to each room? It's pretty cool...

Is Your Circuit Breaker Too Small for Your Home?

The electrical system in your home is a complex network of wires, outlets, and switches. It all starts at the circuit breaker panel. Your circuit breaker panel is a distribution center that sends electricity to rooms throughout your home. Homes built...