Monthly Archives: November 2013

Plumbing Tips for Homeowners During Thanksgiving

small_6526020857Did you know that Thanksgiving weekend is one of the common times of the year that plumbing problems occur? That’s because our plumbing systems undergo much more stress during Thanksgiving than they do during the rest of the year. Today we’re going to talk about why plumbing problems are so common during Thanksgiving and provide some tips to help homeowners avoid those problems!

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6 Furnace Safety Tips that will Keep your Home Protected this Winter

small_5750806378Because your furnace is a fuel-burning appliance, it’s important to understand what can go wrong with it that could potentially threaten the safety of your home. Luckily, it doesn’t take much to ensure that your system is running in a safe manner. Today we’re going to talk about six furnace safety tips that will help keep your heating system safe all winter long!

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How much can Water Efficient Toilets Reduce your Home’s Water Consumption?

small_12340885Did you know that toilets consume more water than any other water-using appliance in your home? In fact, toilets account for nearly 30 percent of water consumption in the average home. So if you’re looking for a way to decrease your home’s water footprint and lower your utility bills, replacing your toilets with more efficient models is one of the best places to start. Today we’re going to talk about how to identify water efficient toilets and how much you can save by installing them in your home!

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When to Replace Your Furnace: 5 Questions to Ask

The beginning of the heating season is often the time of year that many homeowners consider whether or not to replace their furnace. Although we want our furnace to last as long as possible, there inevitably comes a time that heating systems begin to decline in performance and it would be best to install a new, more efficient system. If you’re trying to decide when to replace your furnace, answering the five questions below will make your decision much easier!

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