How to Fix a Leaky Faucet

How to Fix a Leaky Faucet

Did you know that household water leaks waste more than 1 trillion gallons of water nationwide each year? This is enough water to supply more than 11 million homes! Crazy, right? More than crazy, it’s wasteful and damaging to the environment. However, there are lots of things you can do yourself at home to help […]

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How to Improve Indoor Air Quality

How to Improve Indoor Air Quality

Did you know the average home’s air contains two to five times more pollutants than the air outside? The Environmental Protection Agency has listed indoor air quality as one of the top five environmental risks to public health. With pollen and other seasonal allergens on the rise, now is the time to start improving your home’s air quality. 9 […]

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Plumbing Maintenance Checklist

Plumbing Maintenance Checklist

When homeowners think of spring cleaning, scrubbing baseboards, dusting, polishing furniture, and cleaning behind appliances usually come to mind. But what about the plumbing? Every home’s pipes need attention and thorough cleaning on occasion, and there’s no better time than the spring. Part of plumbing maintenance includes a quick check of the plumbing to avoid […]

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How to Fix Water Leaking From a Split AC

How to Fix Water Leaking From a Split AC

For Floridians, air conditioners are pretty much the Holy Grail of home appliances. So when it starts leaking water, it’s enough of a reason to cause concern. How much is it going to cost to fix it? How long will it take to be repaired? Does this mean you have to buy a new system? […]

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Is a Freon Leak in Your Home Dangerous

Is a Freon Leak in Your Home Dangerous?

How often do you think about Freon? The reality is that unless you’re an HVAC technician, you don’t think about it very often. However, considering it’s an integral part of air conditioners and that you live in Florida, it might make sense to learn at least some basic information about it, especially since it is […]

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How to Stay Cool Without Electricity

How to Stay Cool Without Electricity

Living in modern times, there are many luxuries that are often taken for granted: access to multiple food options, banking at your fingertips – no lines, no waiting, and living in homes with climate control. However, living in Florida, we are exposed to tropical storms and hurricanes for a good portion of the year. The […]

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toilet won't stop running

How to Stop a Running Toilet

Is a running toilet driving you crazy? There is no reason to let a broken toilet annoy you and your family. One of the items in our houses we take for granted the most is the toilet. We use it every day, and usually it works perfectly fine, but when it doesn’t work right, it […]

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How Long Does It Take To Install AC Unit

How Long Does It Take To Install an AC Unit?

One of the most vexing things about calling any technician for any service is the typical vague answer: “We’ll be there anytime between 9:00 and 5:00.” Alright. So, you make plans to work from home or take the day off, arrange for child pickup from school, and rearrange errands on your calendar. And that’s for […]

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How to Tell If AC Capacitor is Bad

How to Tell If AC Capacitor is Bad

Have you seen all those memes about how much Floridians love to watch winter scenes on the TV? Living in a tropical climate is a good enough reason to make us feel smug about our beautiful surroundings and mild climate. However, if the air conditioner breaks down, it’s a whole other story. That smile on […]

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Does a Dehumidifier Cool a Room

Does a Dehumidifier Cool a Room?

Florida residents are usually happy to learn about ways to keep their homes cool. Because regardless of the “I live where you vacation” hashtags, the reality is that the Sunshine State can get pretty scorching hot, which is not most people’s idea of a good time. So, in addition to installing an efficient air conditioning […]

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Why Is My Toilet So Loud

Why Is My Toilet So Loud?

Loud noises in your home can be disruptive. And if the source of a high-pitched noise is related to your home’s plumbing, it can be cause for concern. That being said, there isn’t a one-size-fits-all approach to figuring out why your toilet is making unusual noises. To address it properly, you’ll need to pay attention […]

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