2016

Furnace Tune-Up Tips

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When summer temperatures are scalding, the last thing you might think about is your furnace. However, when summer inevitably turns into fall and temperatures summarily plummet, you might find that your long-forgotten furnace isn’t ready quite ready to deliver the heat you need to keep your home cozy.   Here are a few furnace tune-up tips to get your heating unit in shape so that it’s ready when you need it:  Dust it Off…

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Problems With Your Plumbing? 4 Signs It Could Be Something Serious

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Plumbing problems that affect one fixture usually aren’t a serious problem. However, if you’re suddenly having trouble with the plumbing throughout your house, you might have a bigger problem than you think. You could have problems with your main water lines or sewer lines. Here are four warning signs you should be aware of.   Foul Odors from the Drains If you’ve got foul odors coming up from your kitchen sink, try freshening it up with a few slices of lemons.…

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3 Common Reasons For A Stinky Stink

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The pipes leading away from a kitchen sink see a lot of use and abuse, so nobody expects them to smell great. But when your pipes begin to exhibit worse-than-usual odors, it’s natural to be a little concerned. Luckily, depending on the cause of the odor, the problem is relatively easy to fix. This article will present solutions for three of the most common causes of a foul smelling sink.…

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Building On A Rural Yard? Watch Out For The Septic System

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If you’re new to rural living or not exactly skilled in plumbing, septic systems can be a new and confusing responsibility. Although there are businesses out there to make sure that your septic system is efficient and leak-free, it’s hard to understand the importance of maintenance if you’ve never seen the problem–especially since the system is mostly out of sight and underground. If you’re planning on adding driveways, gazebos or any additions to your yard, take a look at why septic tank placement can be a surprising and expensive problem to miss.…

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The Benefits Of A Combi Boiler

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Combi boilers are specially designed central heating units that provide both forced air heating and hot water to your home in a single unit. They are powered by natural gas, and because of their unique combination construction, they provide a number of distinctive benefits to your home. Understanding what combi boilers have to offer your home can help you decide whether or not they are the right fit for your needs.…

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