Maintaining Your Ductless AC

Posted on August 4th, 2017 by Nia

Who wants their home to be cool and quiet at the same time? Probably everyone. Ductless AC units offer both great cooling ability and quiet operation — as long as you keep them in good condition. If you need some help maintaining your ductless AC, follow these tips!  Clean or Replace the Filters We can’t […]

Signs Your Water Heater is Failing

Posted on August 1st, 2017 by Nia

Everyone loves a cold shower to start their morning, right? Or dirty dishes because you can only use cold water to wash them? How about gallons of water spewing onto your floor? Just kidding — no one likes any of that stuff. But that’s all possible if your water heater stops working. Protect yourself from […]

Improving Your Indoor Air Quality

Posted on July 26th, 2017 by Nia

When you think of air pollution, you probably think of the smog and air that’s usually found in urban areas. However, air pollution could be present in your own home. The air you breathe in your home could be filled with irritating chemicals and allergens that could cause respiratory problems amongst other things, so use […]

The Do’s & Don’ts of Your Garbage Disposal

Posted on July 19th, 2017 by Nia

When it comes to clean up, your garbage disposal proves to be a serious MVP. But no players can stay strong if they don’t take care of themselves, just like your disposal won’t be able to do its job if you don’t take care of it properly. Keep these do’s and don’ts in mind so […]

Five Signs You Have Hard Water

Posted on July 14th, 2017 by Nia

When you think of the differences in water, you probably think of flat versus sparkling, spring versus mineral, or filtered versus tap. But there’s a water difference you should be a bit more concerned with — hard versus soft. You should want to have soft water running through your pipes since it’s better for your […]

Common Plumbing Problems

Posted on July 6th, 2017 by Nia

We can’t think of many people who would be happy to find out they have a problem with their plumbing. While some plumbing issues are more complex and rare, there are several that happen to more home than you may think. These common plumbing problems occur in countless homes each year and, luckily, are easily […]

Window v. Central Air Conditioning

Posted on June 28th, 2017 by Nia

Air conditioning is nothing short of a necessity in Orland. The only decision you really have to make when it comes to having AC in your home is what kind of system to install. Each system has its pros and cons, but there’s one common debate when it comes to AC: window v. central. With […]

Benefits of a Tankless Water Heater

Posted on June 22nd, 2017 by Nia

As a homeowner, you’re always looking for ways to improve the where you live. That usually entails doing some maintenance, tidying up, and changing how much energy your home uses. Since water and energy usage are usually the highest costs on a utility bill, that should be the first place you start. Learning about the […]

Benefits of Zoned Cooling

Posted on June 20th, 2017 by Nia

If you’ve ever had a roommate, you know how tricky it can be to find a temperature you both agree on. Since everyone has their own preference of how cool they like their living space, wouldn’t it be great if there was a way to make everyone happy? Well, guess what — there is! Zoned […]

Signs You Need a Dehumidifier

Posted on June 14th, 2017 by Nia

Humidity is really no friend to anyone. It makes it feel even hotter than it is, it causes your hair to frizz like crazy (ladies, we know you know what we’re talking about) and it can cause real damage to your home and health. You may not have realized it before, but these are some […]