Earthwise Home Services Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Allen’

How to Choose the Right Water Heater

Monday, May 13th, 2019

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When it comes to choosing a water heater, we recommend two types of systems:

The storage tank water heater, and the tankless water heater.

The storage tank water heater is a classic—one that you’ve likely grown up with and probably have in your home right now.

The tankless water heater has been around for decades, but it’s often regarded as being a bit more high-tech than the standard water heater.

Of course, the big question is, Which one should I install?

Here’s our advice on getting the answer to that question:

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5 AC Repair Issues Easily Prevented With Maintenance

Monday, March 18th, 2019

ac-repair-techsSpring just started, and we’re already talking about air conditioning maintenance? It’s definitely not too early. After all, you’re going to want your air conditioner tuned-up and ready to go before you start using it, not after.

Getting your AC maintenance done before summer will help establish a benchmark for the rest of the season. Without something to base it off, you won’t be able to see if your AC’s performance is dwindling due to a possible repair issue.

Some of the issues that air conditioning maintenance will help prevent can include:

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Repair Issues Unique to Central Air Conditioning Systems

Monday, October 15th, 2018

outdoor-hvac-unitsWhile there’s a wealth of information on the internet about air conditioner issues, we wanted to get laser-focused in our approach. In this post, we’ll be going over AC issues that are unique mostly to central air conditioning systems. While variations of this advice might apply to systems like ductless mini-splits, this advice is geared solely toward central ACs.

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3 Common Bathroom Plumbing Problems

Monday, September 17th, 2018

leaking-bathroom-sink-pipeAre you having some problems with your bathroom’s plumbing? It most likely fits in one of the categories listed below. Luckily, these are problems that any reputable plumber should be able to fix without issue.

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Causes of Refrigerant Leaks

Monday, July 23rd, 2018

insulated-refrigerant-pipe-linesRefrigerant leaks don’t usually happen until later on down the line in an AC’s system life. If you’ve only just installed your air conditioner in the last year, they’re not something you should expect to see anytime soon. But that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t educate yourself about them!

Refrigerant leaks won’t happen to every air conditioner, but there are a few causes of them that are hard to predict or control. Knowing about them ahead of time can give you the insight to call an AC repair service in Allen, TX as soon as trouble arises.

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Call in a Plumbing Service for Clogged Drains

Tuesday, April 10th, 2018

plumbing-clogs.repairClogged drains are a common problem in any household, and sooner or later, you’re likely going to have to deal with them. Ideally, you should be very careful about what you toss down the drain, and avoid sending down foods such as hot grease or fibrous vegetables, which may result in a clog.

When a clog does emerge, you may be tempted to address if with a store-bought cleanser, or perhaps a snake form the local hardware store. Such measures rarely do the job the right way. Instead, you should always call in a trained plumber to get the measure dealt with properly.

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