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Submersible Sump Pumps vs. Pedestal Sump Pumps: What to Know

November 6th, 2023

A sump pump is a great investment for your property. Not only is it going to protect your property from flooding and water damage; it’s also going to increase your home’s value. But there are different options to consider when purchasing a sump pump. There may be times when you have to choose one option over the other for various reasons, and we can explain why below. 

We can also review the unique strengths of each sump pump option so that if you do have the opportunity to choose, you can pick the one that makes the most sense for your home and family. Once installed, we can also help you with service for the system, including sump pump repair in New Brunswick, NJ. You can keep reading to learn more about your sump pump options and the pros and cons of each.

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What These Odd Sounds From Your Boiler Are Telling You

October 23rd, 2023

Boilers are known for being sturdy and well-made appliances that last for a long time. But a long lifespan doesn’t mean that boilers are completely without problems. Unusual sounds are usually the first sign of warning that something is wrong with your boiler.

Hearing any of the sounds listed below means that it’s time to schedule boiler repair in Staten Island, NY. You can keep reading to learn more about what unusual boiler sounds mean and how our team can help you fix problems before they get out of hand. 

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It’s Time to Start Thinking About Heating Maintenance

October 9th, 2023

Fall is the best time of year to schedule heating maintenance for your residential heater. But time is running out as we get further into the fall season. Schedule your appointment with our team now for heating service in Woodbridge, NJ.

It’s the best way to have peace of mind for the entire winter season knowing that your heater doesn’t have any problems. Our team can make tweaks and even suggestions for use that can help maximize your heater’s efficiency this year and all the years ahead. You can keep reading to learn more about why now is a great time to schedule your heating maintenance appointment.

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If You Left Heating Repairs Undone Last Winter … Now’s the Time to Get Them Done!

September 25th, 2023

If your heater showed signs of problems last year and you didn’t schedule heater maintenance or repairs, you need to do so now before turning your heater on. Problems that were relatively minor last winter may have worsened as your heater sat unused. It is better to go ahead and schedule service now instead of waiting until something is definitely wrong. By then, the damage may be more extensive.

You can give our team a call for heating repair in Staten Island, NY. You can also keep reading to learn more about why it is important to stay ahead of heating repairs before winter sets in. Once the heating season is in full swing, our team along with all the other HVAC technicians in the area will be swamped with calls. By scheduling an appointment now, you can get ahead of the heating repair rush.

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A Dual Fuel HVAC System Might Be Your Best Heating (and Cooling) Solution

September 11th, 2023

If you’re considering an HVAC upgrade, a dual fuel system should be at the top of your list. It’s the best of both the air conditioning and heating worlds, and we will explain why below.

If you are interested in a dual fuel HVAC system in Edison, NJ, give our team a call. We can complete an in-home assessment to outline how the system would work in your home, as well as offering a quote and going over the installation process. Keep reading to learn more about the benefits of a dual fuel HVAC system compared to your other options.

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What Makes a Smart Thermostat “Smart”?

August 28th, 2023

Maybe you’ve heard of smart thermostats, but you don’t really know what they are. How different is a smart thermostat from a standard thermostat anyway? While standard and smart thermostats perform the same basic functions, a smart thermostat offers you many more capabilities, along with greater precision in selecting a temperature for your home.

If you are interested in smart thermostat installation in Staten Island, NY, our team would love to help. We can talk to you about your expectations and help you choose a smart thermostat that fits your needs. You can keep reading to learn more about the various functions of a smart thermostat and how it sets itself apart from a standard thermostat.

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Why Refrigerant Leaks Are Big Trouble for an AC

August 14th, 2023

When it comes to AC problems, there are some things that you can put off service for. A refrigerant leak is not one of those things. If you suspect that your air conditioner has a refrigerant leak, you need to get the problem fixed right away.

A refrigerant leak is a sign that it’s time to schedule an air conditioning repair in New Brunswick, NJ. You can keep reading to learn more about how to identify refrigerant leaks, as well as why they are so dangerous when they go unaddressed.

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Signs That Your Pool Heater Needs Repair

July 17th, 2023

Your pool heater is a crucial element in enjoying your pool for more months out of the year. If you’ve been noticing problems with your pool heater, it may be time to schedule a pool heater repair in Staten Island, NY.

Our team is here to help with all of your pool heater needs, including repair and installation. You can keep reading more to learn about the signs that your pool heater may be failing. Then give us a call to get it fixed before the problem worsens.

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Do I Need Ductwork to Have a Central Air Conditioner Installed?

July 3rd, 2023

Ductless air conditioners are one of the latest HVAC trends, and they are gaining a lot of traction in the market. Many homeowners wonder if they can have a central air conditioner without ductwork, similar to a ductless AC system. Unfortunately having a central air conditioning unit requires the use of ducts to distribute air evenly throughout your home. 

But central air conditioning still has many advantages, even with the attached ductwork. If you are interested in central air installation in Woodbridge, NJ, give our team a call. In the meantime, you can keep reading to learn more about why central air conditioners need ductwork and why the system might be beneficial for your home.

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How to Prepare Your Home for Oil Deliveries

June 19th, 2023
Paper cut of family with house and tree on fresh spring green grass

If your property has a fuel tank that needs to be replaced or refilled, you may be wondering what to do to prepare for that delivery. The good news is, our team has some tips from our own experience in the business. 

You can keep reading to learn more about how to prepare your home for oil deliveries in New Brunswick, NJ. Then, give our team a call for all of your home fuel needs. Our licensed technicians can help you with everything from deliveries to annual maintenance and ensuring that all of your gas lines are secure and in optimal working condition.

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