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A Guide to Indoor Fireplaces

June 20, 2022
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When it comes to indoor fireplace ideas, you should be aware of all the options and each of their benefits. There are seemingly endless options to choose from, with every single one of them boasting the same benefit—warmth, ambience and affordability.  However, there are certain fireplace types and models that are better suited for different … Read more

Plumbing Checklist: To-Do’s Before Leaving For Vacation

June 6, 2022
Use our Pre-Vacation Plumbing Checklist prior to leaving to make sure you come back to a cozy (and dry) house!

Planning to go out of town? Whether it’s a weekend trip or a six-month vacation, you’ll want to come home to a cozy (and dry) house.  Use our Pre-Vacation Plumbing Checklist to erase any worries you have about leaks, mold/mildew build-up, pipe bursts, or more. Your Trip’s Length = Different Plumbing Checklists Depending on the … Read more

A Guide to Outdoor Fireplaces and Fire Pits

May 18, 2022
outdoor fireplace gas vs wood

The decision to install an outdoor fireplace usually comes down to gas vs. wood. Thinking of installing an outdoor fireplace or fire pit for the summer? An outdoor space to cozy up to on summer evenings could be the perfect addition to your yard.  When it comes to your outdoor fireplace or fire pit, there … Read more

Top 10 Most Common Air Conditioning Problems (and How to Solve Them)

May 11, 2022
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Learn how to know if your AC is broken. Oftentimes, it’s easy to tell when something is wrong with your air conditioner. However, occasionally an issue will take you by surprise, and throw a wrench (and blow hot air) into your blissful summer days. Being aware of potential issues is the first step into avoiding … Read more

Why Experience Matters with HVAC Installation and Repair

April 14, 2022
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How can you choose an HVAC contractor? Getting an HVAC unit (or system) repaired or replaced can be a daunting task. It’s important to know all you can about getting one installed before you start.  Below, we outlined some questions to ask your HVAC contractor, the difference between commercial and residential HVAC units, and why … Read more

Everything You Need to Know About Fireplace Maintenance

April 7, 2022
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Maintenance and repair is imperative for any homeowner with a fireplace. Many homeowners gather around their indoor fireplaces in the winter, and their outdoor fireplaces or wood stoves in the summer. Regardless of the season, you need to maintain your fireplace consistently (and properly) to ensure its longevity and safety. Below, we outline several steps to … Read more

4 Signs it Might Be Time to Replace Your Piping

March 25, 2022
Repipe Specialists: 4 Signs it Might Be Time to Replace Your Piping

You need a team of repipe specialists when it comes to the type of pipes in your home. When your pipes work properly, the type of pipes you have and their condition are probably the last things on your mind. However, it’s important to know when your pipes aren’t working properly. Below are some of … Read more

Top 5+ Reason Why to Convert Your Fireplace from Wood to Gas

March 8, 2022
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There are many things to consider when contemplating converting a wood fireplace to a gas fireplace. You’re probably thinking, “is it worth the effort?”, “is this actually saving me money?”, and more.  Below, we answer your questions, and outline the benefits of converting your wood fireplace to a gas fireplace. Can You Convert a Wood … Read more

The Basics on Water Heaters

March 4, 2022
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Imagine living in a world without hot water. Showers would be freezing cold, dishes and clothes wouldn’t come out clean, and you would have to boil water every time you want hot water. Most people don’t realize how often they use and rely on hot water, until their water heater fails. Below, we provide some … Read more

The 5 Key Benefits of Installing a Smart Thermostat

February 21, 2022
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Winter and summer are the two seasons of the year where it helps control over your HVAC system.  By installing a smart thermostat, you can expect unparalleled convenience, significant financial savings, and much more. Below are the five key benefits of installing a smart thermostat in your home or business. Interested in installing a smart … Read more

How to Avoid These 7 Common Winter Plumbing Problems

February 21, 2022
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When it comes to protecting your home from the cold, there’s a lot that can go wrong. From frozen pipes to basement floods, winter weather causes a variety of home issues.  Below, we outline the 7 most common winter plumbing problems and tips on how to prevent them from happening for winters to come.  If … Read more

5+ Reasons You Need an Indoor Air Purifier

January 26, 2022
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In today’s world, there seems to be more home appliances with the assertion that you “need it.” One modern appliance you may have come across is an indoor air purifier. However, this one is actually far more beneficial than trendy. Below, we outline the top 5+ reasons why you need an indoor air purifier for … Read more

What Is the Best Way to Heat Your Home? Heat Pump or Gas Furnace?

January 3, 2022
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Deciding what’s the best way to heat your home is an important decision to make. There’s a lot of options out there, and unless you’re a home heating expert, deciding this can feel confusing. However, the two most common ways to heat a home are through a gas furnace or a heat pump. Below, we … Read more

9 Tips for Wood-Burning Fireplace Safety

December 20, 2021
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Nothing quite beats the ambiance of lighting your wood fireplace on a cold winter night. The wood crackling and the flame’s warmth is unbeatable. However, there are some important safety considerations that come with having a wood fireplace in your home. To safely enjoy it, below are our top fireplace safety tips for you and … Read more

Prepping Your Furnace for Winter

October 29, 2021
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In the Indiana winter, your furnace is essential to keeping you and your family warm, safe, and comfortable. However, you don’t want to turn your furnace on during that first cold day only to find out that it isn’t working properly. Below are some helpful tips on how you can prep your furnace and stay … Read more