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It’s The Most Wonderful Time of the Year… to Protect Your Plumbing!

December 2nd, 2019
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Happy December! We are just weeks away from the biggest holidays of them all… Christmas, Kwanzaa, and Hanukkah are just around the corner! Before you know it, you’ll be gathering with friends and family, carving the roast beast, and sipping eggnog from your favorite glass.

Now, we’ll have to ask you to excuse our ‘Scroogeyness’ for just a second — we just think that it is important to tell you that all this holiday excitement can take quite a toll on your plumbing system, so it is important to protect it.

Below, we have given you some tips on how to protect your plumbing — just keep reading to find out more!

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Yes, Hard Water is BIG Deal

November 25th, 2019
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We aren’t overexaggerating here when we say that hard water is a pretty big deal — it’s true! Hard water can wreak all sorts of havoc on your plumbing system, so it is important that you take it seriously.

If you don’t believe us, we suggest you keep reading below. We have outlined some of the things we think you should know about hard water — that way, you can decide if you want to do something about it.

So, what are you waiting for? Click “read more” to learn more (oh, and of course, remember to contact our team when you need a plumber in Modesto, CA!)

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Furnace vs Heat Pump: Which Should You Choose?

November 11th, 2019
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We know just how confusing being in the market for a new heating system can be! Just what the heck do you choose? Well, don’t fret just yet — our team is here to help make the decision-making process a bit easier.

Two of the most popular heating systems on the market today are the furnace and the heat pump — and for good reason! So, if you’re having trouble deciding between the two, keep reading below. We have outlined the benefits of each, that way, you can figure out which might be better for your home!

So, what are you waiting for? Let’s find you the perfect heater for your home!

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Who Needs Heating Maintenance Anyways? Oh, Wait, You Do!

October 28th, 2019
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Autumn certainly looks a lot different here than it does to our neighbor’s up North. While they’re out picking apples, wearing cute scarves, and trying to keep warm, we are still going about life in our shorts and t-shirts! But, there is one thing we do have in common with our neighbors in the North: we all need heating maintenance!

Yes, that’s right — the time to schedule your heating maintenance services is now! In fact, there are plenty of reasons to schedule now, and below, we have outlined some of these reasons for you. All you’ve got to do is keep reading to find out more! Oh, and of course, remember to schedule your heating maintenance in Modesto, CA with us!

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Are You Ready for a New Water Heater?

October 14th, 2019
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It’s almost impossible to imagine what life would be like without your water heater… there is nothing quite worse than stepping into an icy cold shower! You see, your water heater plays an important role in your comfort so, of course, you don’t want to take it for granted.

Unfortunately, though, there will come a day when you need to replace your old, outdated water heater with a brand-new system. Don’t be too sad though, a new water heater will do wonders for your comfort and your budget!

Below, we have listed some of the signs that suggest it’s time to replace your water heater. All you’ve got to do is keep reading to find out more (and of course, remember to call our team when you need a licensed Modesto plumber!)

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Is it Time to Clean Out Your Drains?

September 25th, 2019

When you are going through your usual housekeeping checklist, you may not consider the unseen parts of your home that need to be cleaned, such as your drains. The funny thing is, if your drains end up collecting too much debris, it can affect your lifestyle a lot more than a dusty countertop!

Maintaining the cleanliness of the piping in your home may fall into the “out of sight” category but it certainly shouldn’t be “out of mind.” But how do you know when the time has come to call a professional for drain cleaning services?

There are several signs that can help you identify when the time has come to give your drains a good scrub. The key here is noticing these indicators early on… before you find yourself standing in a murky puddle of water in your bathroom.

Read on to find out when you should call a professional plumber to service your drains!

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Be on the Lookout for These Late-Season AC Repairs

September 16th, 2019

September here in Modesto doesn’t quite mean warm sweaters, baked goods, and pumpkin carving. No, September here means heat, sweat, and more heat! Therefore, there’s really no chance of you turning off your air conditioner any time soon.

So, in preparation of any upcoming heatwaves, it’s important that you make sure your system is in good working order–and of course, this means taking care of any repairs that may pop up. In fact, there are a number of “late-season” AC repairs that we think you should be aware of, so below, we have listed a number of them for you. All you’ve got to do is keep reading to find out more.

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To Tank or Not to Tank, That Is the Question

September 2nd, 2019

You don’t have to be Shakespeare to ask this sort of question. In fact, we encourage you to be thinking about about the type of plumbing fixtures and appliances you’ve got in your home.

As plumbers, the question we get all the time is, Which is better, a tank or a tankless water heater? To be fair, it’s quite a difficult question to answer! So below, we’ve listed the advantages and drawbacks of each, that way, you can decide for your self. Keep reading to find out more!

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Quick! Schedule Your Repairs!

August 19th, 2019

Here’s the thing: you could very well wait until the end of summer to schedule your air conditioning repairs. But, here’s the other thing: doing so is going to end up costing you a lot more time and money. Ultimately, however, the decision is yours … or so you think!

By the end of this blog, we are going to convince you that there is no better time than the present to schedule your air conditioning repair in Stockton, CA. So, what are you waiting for? Keep reading below to find out more!

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Don’t Diddle Daddle Your Ductless Repairs

August 5th, 2019

Yes, ductless systems are pretty awesome–they’re efficient, effective, take up very little space, and can provide year-round comfort with just the flip of a switch. But, just because you own such a mighty little system doesn’t mean that it’s immune to repairs!

True, ductless systems do not require nearly as many repairs as other types of HVAC systems, but still, it is important that you are aware of the types of repairs your system may need over the years. You see, ductless systems come with their own set of unique repair needs, and below, we’ve listed a few of them. All you’ve got to do is keep reading to find out more.

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