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14 08, 2019

How to Clean a Condensate Pipe: Your Complete Guide

2019-08-04T11:26:07+00:00August 14th, 2019|HVAC Tips|

On average, temperatures in Franklin, Tennessee, stay above 80 degrees Fahrenheit from June to September. It's no surprise, then, that many homeowners enjoy the benefits of central air in these hot summers. However, it takes work to maintain these units if you want to keep them running efficiently and avoid replacing them. One of the [...]

7 08, 2019

The 5 Most Common Freezer Problems and How to Fix Them

2019-08-05T16:26:07+00:00August 7th, 2019|Appliance Repair|

Freezers were invented around the 1940s, and they completely changed the way we store our food.  Freezers have come a long way, but sometimes they still have problems.  Has your freezer been a little under the weather lately? Check out this guide to learn about the most common freezer problems and how to fix them. [...]

5 08, 2019

Keep Your Cool: 5 Ways to Reduce the Cost of Your Air Conditioner

2019-07-15T21:52:49+00:00August 5th, 2019|HVAC Tips|

It's summer and now's the time to crank up the AC. If you live in a warm climate, then your AC will be a lifesaver during the summer heat. But with the planet's temperature rising, you need to make sure you're doing everything you can to keep your home cool. But keeping cool also means [...]

31 07, 2019

Fall Is Around the Corner: The Top Fall HVAC Maintenance Tips

2019-08-01T02:14:28+00:00July 31st, 2019|HVAC Tips|

Fall is right around the corner, so it's a good time to prepare your home for cooler weather. Top on your list should be HVAC maintenance. Did you know heating and cooling accounts for 48 percent of the total energy use in your home? So, it pays to pay attention to your system. We'll walk [...]

29 07, 2019

Repair or Replace? 5 Ways to Tell It’s Time for a New HVAC System

2019-07-15T21:50:37+00:00July 29th, 2019|HVAC repair|

After spending a hot day outside, there's nothing better than walking into the refreshing, cool air of your home. But what if you walk into a home that's just as hot as it is outside? HVAC systems can stop working for a number of reasons, most of which can be remedied by a qualified technician. [...]

22 07, 2019

Going Green: 3 Ways to Make Your HVAC System More Energy Efficient

2019-07-15T21:48:19+00:00July 22nd, 2019|HVAC Tips|

Air conditioning units can be a real godsend in the summer when the weather picks up. But it accounts for 6% of all electricity used in the US, which is about $29 billion! You may have noticed your portion of this hefty bill whenever you go to pay for your utilities. So it may be [...]

15 07, 2019

The Importance of Having Regular Preventive Maintenance Done on Your HVAC System

2019-07-15T21:40:35+00:00July 15th, 2019|HVAC Tips|

The concept of preventive medicine has been around for years. Regular check-ups mean earlier diagnoses and usually a better prognosis. The same principles apply to large mechanical appliances through preventive maintenance.  Having your HVAC system checked regularly can save you money. That's because fixing a problem before it worsens could prevent a breakdown or worse. Think of [...]

13 06, 2019

Squeaky Clean: 5 Dishwasher Maintenance Tips to Follow

2019-05-30T11:14:37+00:00June 13th, 2019|Appliance Repair|

Did you know that the price of a new dishwasher is between $400 and $700, with installation costs running between $200 and $500? And, if you get a higher-end model, prices can easily run into the thousands? While this may not be a crazy amount of money, it's still a good chunk of change. Luckily, if you [...]