The short answer is “no.” However, you want to avoid frozen water pipes whenever possible. A burst pipe will not only cause you a lot of trouble, it can cost hundreds or even thousands of dollars to repair the water damage it causes. But there are many ways to guard against this happening to you.
The garbage disposal can be one of the handiest appliances in your kitchen. So much so, that you come to rely on it to the point that a broken garbage disposal can totally upset your daily routine. But, your garbage disposal is also one of your most used and abused appliances. Since it sits between
The U.S. Department of Energy estimates that heating and cooling account for over half of all energy utilized in the average household. In fact, more energy and money is spent on heating your home than on any other process – usually comprising approximately 42 percent of your energy bill. With so much invested in your
Fall is finally here, which means winter is right around the corner. In the colder parts of the country, those winter months can reap costly damage if homeowners aren’t prepared. Below are some tips on fall home maintenance you should focus on this season. 1. Trees, Shrubs, & Garden Falling tree limbs could be a
If you’ve had your HVAC system inspected recently, then you may have heard the word “delta” thrown around a lot. There are many “delta” terms used frequently in HVAC industry lingo: Delta P, Delta V, Delta H, Delta C… but in this article we’ll be covering “Delta T”, and why this measurement is important to
Decks are made for summer. As a homeowner, decks are a convenient, low-budget way to entertain guests and enjoy the weather right in the security and comfort of your own home. However, decks can also require a lot of upkeep to keep them in top shape. If you own a deck at your home, you
If you have ever experienced an issue with your air conditioner during a summer heatwave, you already know the discomfort this could cause for you and your family. There’s nothing worse than waiting days or even weeks for a repair or new installation. However, you might not be aware of all the regular maintenance you
The R-22 final phase out is fast approaching. R-22, also known as freon, is the old standard refrigerant for residential air conditioning units. Production of R-22 will end on January 1, 2020, but they will be recycling and selling refined R-22 refrigerant until 2030 or until the surplus is depleted. You may have heard a