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AC Problems Your Pets Could Be Causing

Monday, June 3rd, 2024
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Having pets can be great for your quality of life. If you have a dog, you’re likely to go for more walks and get more exercise and fresh air. And miraculously, the sound frequency at which cats purr can accelerate your body’s healing process! But not everything about having pets is exactly all fun and games, as anyone who’s ever wrestled a stressed pet to the vet or cleaned a litter box can tell you.

Your pets can cause a lot of mess and damage to your home. They don’t mean to cause harm! But if you’re not aware of the issues they can cause, the damage can get pretty bad before you realize it needs to be stopped. Did you know that pets can wreak havoc with your HVAC system? Here are a few AC problems your pets could be causing and how to prevent them.

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Spring Means It’s Time for Regular AC Maintenance

Monday, April 22nd, 2024
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Spring is in the air! What’s on your get-ready-for-summer to-do list? Air conditioner maintenance is right at the top, isn’t it? If not, it should be. Regular AC maintenance each spring has tremendous benefits that you can enjoy for the rest of the year and beyond. We’ll explain what technicians do during AC maintenance, how it helps your air conditioner, and what maintenance you can do yourself.

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Wait, What’s That Sound from My AC?

Monday, March 13th, 2023
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Your air conditioner will always make some noise. It’s got a big job to do, after all. But there are certain sounds that indicate that it’s operating properly—the hum of the compressor, the whir of the fan—and other sounds that indicate your AC needs repairs.

If you hear anything sudden, loud, or unexpected from your air conditioner, you need to get a technician to take a look at it. Here are some of the sounds an AC unit might make, and what kind of issues could cause it to make those noises. 

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How to Know If Your Flame Sensor Isn’t Working

Monday, January 30th, 2023
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Your furnace has a lot of components. If something is wrong, how could you possibly guess which component is causing the problem? First, for safety’s sake, let us be clear that any furnace problem should be diagnosed and repaired by a qualified technician. But it is always helpful to better understand the heating system in your own home. 

One of the components that can prevent your furnace from working properly is the flame sensor. As the name implies, it senses the flame. What can go wrong with your flame sensor, and what are the signs that this is the root of your furnace problem? Here’s a rundown of what the flame sensor is there to do, what can prevent it from doing its job properly, and what that does to your furnace.

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Close Out Heating Season Strong With a New System

Monday, April 11th, 2022
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Spring is finally here but that doesn’t mean you should forget about your heater. If you want to close out this season strong, then we suggest considering the status of your home’s heater. If you can look back on the past few months and realize that you had a trying heating season, then it’s time for you to schedule an appointment for heating service in Oro Valley, AZ.

We understand that heating replacement isn’t necessarily a fun task you’re looking forward to, but our professionals can make it as easy as possible for you. We’re able to do this because we know our stuff, we’re experienced, and we pride ourselves on quality work. We’re going to make sure that you have the perfect new heater so that you can have a stress-free spring, summer, as well as fall when heating season rolls back around. 

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The Various Benefits of Tankless Water Heaters

Monday, March 28th, 2022
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If you’re thinking about getting yourself a new water heater for a new or old home, we suggest you look into a tankless model. Tankless models offer qualities like unparalleled energy efficiency and unlimited hot water. If you want to make the most of a tankless system, call us for professional plumbing service in Oro Valley, AZ. Our technicians will make sure your home’s new tankless system is properly optimized. 

We know how to ensure that the service you receive is the best around. We’re able to do this because we’re plumbing experts. We’re known as a great supplier in the area because we always offer solutions with our customers’ best interests in mind—and at a reasonable price. We’re prepared to make your home as comfortable as possible. 

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The Benefit of Video Pipe Inspections

Monday, September 27th, 2021

Are you wondering how to get proper service for your home’s drains? The best way to start is with professional plumbing services. The beauty of modern technology is that it makes things much easier in so many different ways. We understand that plumbing problems aren’t always easy to detect, but a video pipe inspection can make things much easier. 

Another thing we really understand is that plumbing in Oro Valley, AZ isn’t just something you’re going to understand thoroughly as a homeowner. If you’re struggling to understand how this system works or how video pipe inspections work, we’re here to clear things up today. Let’s chat below about everything you should know about video pipe inspections. 

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Leak Detection: The Run Down

Monday, August 2nd, 2021

Plumbing problems tend to be so stressful because they escalate so quickly. You could be nursing a slow-moving drain for weeks and then, *bam*, all of a sudden you’re dealing with a clog. Dealing with a potential leak is even worse. You have a small drip and then all of a sudden you’re estimating how much it’s going to cost you to fix the water damage your home incurred.

If you need leak detection services, we’re the team you can call. You can rely on us because we’re experts in plumbing in Oro Valley, AZ. Coming to our team means that you can have a full team of professionals ready to perform the services you need. We’re happy to work with you.

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