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How to Avoid AC Issues

May 13th, 2019

old-air-conditionerHonestly speaking, some air conditioning issues are hard to avoid. Most of the time though you can bypass air conditioning disasters just by following a few simple guidelines. The problem is that most homeowners are unaware of these guidelines. Sure, your air conditioning unit comes with a manual and your AC technician might have even given you a few guidelines upon installation, but they probably weren’t on the forefront of your mind for years to come.

If you’re currently having trouble with your air conditioner, don’t hesitate to contact our team for air conditioning repair in Piscataway, NJ. After you’ve scheduled an appointment, take some time to read over our blog below to help you avoid a repair issue in the future.

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Is Your AC Ready for Spring?

April 29th, 2019

You probably already have a spring checklist going. It’s likely that it includes planning your summer vacation and getting your kids squared away for spring break. But have you thought about your air conditioner?

Think back to last summer. Did you have any trouble with your air conditioner? “Trouble” can be classified as a lot of things but for the purposes of this blog, we want you to think about “trouble” as anything that prevented you from being as cool as possible as often as you’d like. If you think that you need air conditioning repair in Middlesex, NJ, then make sure that you contact our team.

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Watch Out for These Plumbing Problems

April 15th, 2019

twisted-water-flowing-out-from-tapWinter is finally thawing out here in Edison. You’re probably looking forward to storing away those winter coats and feeling the sun shine down on you. Unfortunately, the return of spring can also lead to problems with your plumbing. Warm temperatures mean that problems that seemed benign can advance into glaring issues.

We get a lot of plumbing calls around this time of year—we know that it’s hard to find a reliable technician in New Jersey, so that’s why we always provide excellent service. If you’re looking for great plumbing in Edison, NJ you won’t have to look any further than our team.

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Here’s How to Avoid a Frozen Pipe This Winter

April 1st, 2019

pipe-with-knot-in-itOne of the most frustrating and inconvenient problems you can have in your home is a frozen pipe. It’s been a cold winter here in Staten Island and you might have noticed the differing effects this has taken on your home. If you want to keep your plumbing system in good shape, it’s a great idea to contact our team sooner than later. A frozen pipe is one of those issues that is much easier to avoid rather than having the problem happen and then trying to deal with the aftermath. If you’re looking for a plumber in Edison, NJ to set your home on the right path, make sure you contact our team at Scaran.

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Watch Out for Problems with Your Heat Exchanger This Winter

March 18th, 2019

inside-of-a-heat-exchangerIf you have a furnace in your house, you need to know about your heat exchanger. If you have a technician in your home, it’s probably common for them to throw around technical terms and parts—if you’re not sure what the terms mean, don’t be afraid to ask! It’s important to understand the systems used in your home. We would never categorize a furnace system as “dangerous,” but these systems can definitely become this way if you neglect them. When you need heating repair services in Staten Island, NY, make sure they’re from a responsible team like ours. You need quality work so don’t cut corners!

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If You’re Having These Heating Problems Make Sure You Contact a Technician

March 4th, 2019

Technician servicing an hot-water heaterIt’s a good idea to make sure your heating system is in order, especially since we’re now in the middle of winter. Sometimes, there are signs of heating problems that homeowners aren’t aware of. Here at our company, we see a lot of late-stage heating problems or complete heating system breakdowns because homeowners failed to notice the early signs of a malfunction. We’re here to lay out the warning signs that you should look for.

If you need Piscataway, NY furnace repair in your home, make sure that you contact our team. We’re the most reliable HVAC company here in Staten Island because we are committed to customer satisfaction.

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How to Know When It’s Time to Let Go: Upgrading Your Heater

February 18th, 2019

service-technician-with-a-customerSometimes it’s hard to say goodbye, but it’s a better idea to let go of your heater when the time is right than to tussle with an inefficient heater. You might think that it’s cheaper to just deal with the frequent repair costs rather than facing the situation and buying a new heater—after all, look at the price of a repair versus the price of buying a new heater and installation services, right? Wrong.

All those repair costs really add up. If you really want to save money in an effective manner, make sure that you upgrade your heater when the time is right. If you’re unsure of when the time is right, keep reading below. Lots of homeowners aren’t sure when they should pull the trigger, so we’ve compiled a list of the right signs below. If you’re ready for a heater upgrade in Staten Island, NY then we’re the team to call.

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Why You Should Install a Ductless System

February 4th, 2019

sun-and-snowflake-badgeThe middle of winter here in Staten Island is cold. You’re relying on your heater more than you ever have and the constant use might put a little excess strain on the heating system. The added strain can really start to highlight the problems in your heating system. The longer winter goes on, the more apparent these problems become.

When you’re ready to make the switch, the transition can be a little rocky. There’s so much to know about your home’s HVAC system and how to best fit your system with a ductless mini split. If you’re looking for ductless HVAC services in Staten Island, NY make sure that you contact our team here at Scaran.

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Consider a Boiler for Your Heating Upgrade!

January 21st, 2019

Industrial boiler gas regulation and metering moduleThe majority of people across the nation don’t think twice when it comes to the options for heating their home—they opt for a furnace system. We’re not knocking forced-air heating systems, these systems are great. But they aren’t the only effective way to heat your home. If you’re one of the many people who has realized it’s time to upgrade your heating system after running it all winter, consider stepping outside the box with your heating system this time around.

To many homeowners, boilers seem a little outdated. They’re actually a comfortable and efficient means of heating your home especially here in our cold climate in Staten Island. Boilers provide heat for your home differently than furnace systems because boilers are a radiant heating system. If you want to install a boiler in your Staten Island, NY home this winter contact our team. We have nearly 90 years of experience in the HVAC industry and we put it to good use.

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5 Signs That You Need a Furnace Upgrade

January 7th, 2019

Inside a gas furnace. Focus = the top of the middle flange. 12MP camera.Not sure if it’s time for you to have a furnace upgrade? We know that sometimes it’s hard to make that decision. Committing to buying a new furnace for your home and spending money on the installation services is incredibly expensive, so when you’re ready, you want to be sure. However, you don’t want to wait too long to take action. When you need a furnace upgrade in Staten Island, NY, be sure to contact our team. All our technicians are extensively trained, licensed, and experienced so that we can help you in any endeavors that you need in your home.

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