DeHart Plumbing, Heating, and Air Inc. Blog: Archive for September, 2019

Is it Time to Clean Out Your Drains?

Wednesday, 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

Monday, 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

Monday, 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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