When your refrigerator experiences problems, there's always that underlying fear that it will be unrepairable and you'll have to dig deep to buy a replacement. But how can you be sure? Here are the four top factors to consider when you're looking at refrigeration repairs. Repair Cost The most obvious factor that you should consider when trying to determine if you should repair or replace your refrigerator is the cost of the repair. [Read More]
Know What You're Looking For: How To Tell When Your Furnace Needs Repairs
With winter just around the corner, it's crucial that you have a working furnace in your home. This is especially important if you don't have access to another heat source, such as a fireplace or wood-burning stove. Unfortunately, there's no way to tell when your furnace is going to go out during the winter. The only thing you can do is provide pre-season maintenance and then watch for the tell-tale signs of an impending malfunction. [Read More]
These Garbage Disposal Issues Require An Emergency Plumber
When you have a lot of people at your home for the holidays or you are simply cooking more often at home, you may find yourself in a situation where you rely on your plumbing more often. This includes your garbage disposal. Unfortunately, some garbage disposal issues can lead to serious plumbing emergencies. If you come across a plumbing emergency with your garbage disposal, this is what you need to know. [Read More]
What's Causing Flue Condensation In Your Radiant Heating Boiler?
Radiant heating can be a luxurious way to keep a home warm, but the boiler in any hydronic heating system is a potential failure point for many reasons. Flue condensation is one typical issue in boiler systems, and it can lead to several problems. In most cases, excessive amounts of flue condensation will result in rust on the flue pipes, boiler housing, or even heat exchanger. Recognizing the Signs of Flue Gas Condensation [Read More]