Scaran Blog

Reasons Your Home Is Heating Unevenly

November 12th, 2018

man-keping-warmIs your living room burning hot, but your bedroom is freezing cold? You’re having trouble with uneven heating, but what’s the cause of this problem? Uneven heating is one of the most frustrating problems to have in your home because it makes it impossible to feel comfortable in every area of the house. There is a wide array of problems that cause uneven heating, but luckily, there are also many solutions for this as well.

If you need a great Edison, NJ HVAC company then you need our team. We can get your heating system running like new again.

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Water Pressure Drops: Why This May Happen in Your Home

October 29th, 2018

We know how frustrating it is to experience low water pressure in your home. When your water pressure dwindles everything suffers—from your showers to your dishes. If you want to fix this problem, it’s important to have a trained professional from a team like ours service your plumbing system. Your plumbing system is expansive and complex so make sure you treat it with care.

If you’re looking for professional plumbing in Woodbridge, NJ, contact our friendly team. We understand the unique needs of New Jersey homes and pride ourselves on our customer satisfaction.

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Get a Furnace Check-Up Before Winter

October 15th, 2018

Technician looking over a gas furnace with a flashlight before cleaning it.Temperatures are cooling off here in Staten Island, so make sure you prepare your home. Something as simple as a furnace check-up before we reach our cold winter weather makes the world of difference to the comfort of your home and it saves you money. You need reliable heating services here in New York so don’t settle for anything less than the best when preparing your home for our bitterly cold winters. When you need furnace repair in Staten Island, NY call our team here at Scaran. We always put the needs of the customer first at our company.

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Do I Need a Plumber to Unclog My Drains?

October 1st, 2018

PVC-pipesAt Scaran, we often run into customers who question the necessity of a plumber. You’ve probably asked yourself, “But do I really need to call for a plumber?” at least once, but trust us, you do! We often run into the aftermath of do-it-yourself plumbing problems. We understand the temptation of troubleshooting on your own. You’re aiming to save a little extra time and money, but we can ensure you that having a professional who understands the intricacies of your plumbing system will save you time and money where it counts. If you need a dependable plumber in Edison, NJ, look no further than our team here at Scaran.

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4 Signs You Need AC Repairs

September 17th, 2018

It’s been a long and hot summer here in New York. Now that temperatures have cooled off and you’re using your air conditioning less you might start to consider addressing issues that bothered you throughout the summer. If these problems aren’t simple fixes and you need repairs to your system, our team at Scaran has the right technicians for the job: reliable, experienced, and with all the right resources to perform a flawless Staten Island, NY air conditioning repair.

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Has Your Water Pressure Dropped? Let’s Look into That

September 3rd, 2018

closeup-hands-under-flow-of-waterWhen you turn on the shower in the morning to wake you up and prepare you for the day, you have an expectation of how hard the water will come from the showerhead. But what if you turn the shower faucet one morning, and the water coming from the showerhead isn’t flowing out at normal pressure? What if you find the same problem at faucets and other taps around the house?

Looks like your under the sinister sway of … low water pressure!

Ah, but there’s no need to panic. We’re here to help you find out why the water pressure has dropped and whether you need to summon a professional to fix your home plumbing in Piscataway, NJ.

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Adjusting the Thermostat? Here’s Why Your Home Is So Hot!

August 20th, 2018

a-man-a-fan-a-plan-panamaWhen you find yourself fiddling with the thermostat settings for your house during the summer, there are two things you should know:

  1. Pushing the thermostat down lower is wasteful of energy and doesn’t give you better cooling, it only keeps the AC compressor running for longer.
  2. This situation is a warning sign something may be wrong with the AC.

We want you to end the summer in a relaxed home environment, so we have some suggestions for why you may have a hothouse this time of year. If you need air conditioning repair in Staten Island, NY to solve the temperature trouble, you can rely on our technicians to get the job done.

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Piping Material for Your House—Time to Replace It?

August 6th, 2018

pipe-decayStaten Island has a long history of habitation, and there are buildings here that stretch back centuries. The Billiou-Stillwell-Perine House, for example, was built in 1662!

You probably don’t live in a pre-Colonial house, but you may live in a house with a long history—and perhaps plumbing that’s a bit, uhm, historical as well. And not in the “history that must be preserved” kind of way. Unless you think your house can be registered as a National Historical Landmark, we strongly recommend you update its “vintage” water piping.

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When Repairs Can No Longer Save Your Air Conditioner

July 23rd, 2018

old-air-conditionerHow long can a home air conditioning system last? Nobody can provide a definite number, but here’s one answer that’s certain: it won’t last forever. As much as we would all love to have an air conditioner that will never need to be replaced—“the last air conditioner you’ll ever need to buy!”—it doesn’t exist. Like any other mechanical system, an air conditioner will eventually wear down to the point where repairs won’t rescue it and it’s time to get a new one.

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How to Treat Your Garbage Disposal Better

July 9th, 2018

plumber-at-kitchen-sinkThe garbage disposal in the kitchen sink makes life easier, doesn’t it? If you’ve ever had to work in a kitchen without a disposal, you’ll know how difficult it is to handle food waste and clean dishes when you have to scrape off leftover food into a composting container and take it to the trash. Not only does a garbage disposal save you time and labor, it helps keep organic waste out of the landfill, instead sending it into the municipal sewer system.

You want your garbage disposal to keep working for you for many years. The best way to see that it lasts is to know how best to treat it. Below are tips for helping your garbage disposal keep at its useful job for a long time to come.

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