DeHart Plumbing, Heating, and Air Inc. Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Modesto’

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

Monday, 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?

Monday, 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Unfortunately, though, there will come a day when you need to replace your old, outdated water heater with a brand-new system.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?

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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It’s Time to Clean Out Those Ducts!

Monday, July 22nd, 2019

You like being clean, your dog likes being clean, even pigs like being clean (believe it or not!). Well, do you know what else likes being clean? Your ducts! Yes, that’s right: your ductwork needs to be cleaned out every once in a while, especially if you’re looking for greater efficiency and performance from your air conditioner.

Just as you regularly shower, your ducts need regular cleaning services to keep your air conditioning system working efficiently and effectively all summer long. So, without further ado, here are just some of the many benefits of investing in regular duct cleaning services:

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Is It Time to Say Goodbye to Your Air Conditioner?

Monday, July 8th, 2019

We totally get it: saying goodbye to an old friend can be hard, but sometimes, letting go is for the better! This is especially the case when it comes to your air conditioner. Letting go of an older, outdated AC is one of the best ways to boost efficiency and save money, so why hesitate?

There are plenty of signs that suggest it’s time for a replacement, and below, we have listed some of them for you. All you have to do is keep reading to find out more! (And remember, if the time has come for a replacement, do not hesitate to call an HVAC contractor in Modesto, CA!)

Okay, now back to what we were saying:

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Is Your AC Out of Whack?

Monday, June 10th, 2019

There are some things that are just totally wack:

  • Homework
  • People who don’t cover their mouths when the cough
  • Broken air conditioners

Now, we really can’t help you with the first two, but we can certainly help you with your broken air conditioner. As you know, owning a great air conditioner is absolutely essential to your comfort, especially during a hot summer day, so it’s quite important that you call for repairs at the first sign of trouble.

What are those signs?

Well, there are quite a few of them, and below, we have listed them for you. Keep reading to find out more!

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Why a Smart Thermostat Is a Smart Idea

Monday, May 27th, 2019

You no longer see people walking around with pagers, flip-phones, or Walkmans. You don’t see floppy disks, VCRs, or cassette players. No, you don’t see any of these things because they’ve been replaced by newer, smarter technologies.

The same goes for your thermostat. Yes, that’s right: if you’ve still got a manual or sliding thermostat, you’re definitely behind the times. If you want to get the most out of your HVAC systems, or if you’re looking to be “hip,” then consider upgrading to a smart thermostat! Below, we have listed some of the many benefits of making the switch. So what are you waiting for? Keep reading!

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Welcome to the World of Heat Pumps!

Monday, May 13th, 2019

We can almost guarantee that a heat pump will be able to take care of all your home comfort needs. In fact, installing a heat pump eliminates the need to own both a heater and an air conditioner in Modesto, CA. So if you are in the market for a new HVAC system this year, why not consider installing one of these efficient and versatile systems?

There are plenty of benefits of having a heat pump installed in your home, and below, we have listed a number of them. All you have to do is keep reading to find out more! So, what are you waiting for?

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My AC Is Acting Strange… Is This Normal?

Monday, April 29th, 2019

Oh man, summer is coming and your air conditioner is suddenly acting strange. Are the things it’s doing normal or should you call your local HVAC technician? Knowing the difference between what is normal and what constitutes a service call can end up saving you both time and money, so it’s important to be aware!

For your convenience, we’ve listed some of the most common “is this normal” questions homeowners have when it comes to their air conditioning systems. Keep reading below to find out more!

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