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An Important Message To Our Customers

March 24th, 2020

Regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

We know that these are uncertain times, and we want to let you know that we’re committed to keeping you cool and comfortable as the heat arrives. We are still fully operating, and have implemented enhanced safety protocols to ensure the health and safety of our customers and employees:

  • If a customer has a “packaged” heating & cooling system (80% of our customers do) or a “split” system with equipment in the garage we do not need to come inside the home or even have contact with the customer. Unsure if this applies to you? Give us a call: 928-683-1671.
  • Our employees will be wearing gloves and wiping down anything they touch with antiseptic wipes.
  • Our employees have been advised to keep distance. We’ll still greet you with a friendly smile, but for now we’ll be avoiding handshakes.
  • Unfortunately, we will not be changing customer filters at this time. We apologize for the inconvenience and will let you know as soon as this service will resume.
  • If any of our employees show any signs of being sick, they have been notified, they are to stay home.
  • If you or anyone in your household shows symptoms of the virus, please give us a call to determine if you should reschedule: 928-683-1671.

There is much to consider regarding the COVID-19 virus (Coronavirus) and its possible transmission in your home. While there are various and effective indoor air quality measures available to help protect your safety, including duct sanitization, ultraviolet (UV) germicidal light treatment, and HEPA air filters, they alone cannot protect from all forms of COVID-19 transmission. It is important to follow all official guidelines for preventing the spread of this virus.

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Is Your Furnace Booming? Here’s What That Means

November 15th, 2021

If you have a furnace in your home it means you are likely headed into the cooler months with a fair amount of confidence that the system will keep you nice and warm. You should enjoy that confidence too. Furnaces are fairly common systems across the country because they are known for being so effective, durable, and efficient.

That said, any furnace will eventually need to be repaired at some point or another. The key is to know when to call in a professional to check things out. We are here to help with any furnace troubles you may have such as a system that has begun to emit a booming noise.

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Time to Tune-Up Your Furnace

November 1st, 2021

Temperatures are starting to drop and that means that it is time. Time to break out your favorite sweater? Yes! But also time for a furnace tune-up. If you haven’t already knocked out this furnace service in Golden Valley, AZ, we’d strongly advise doing so soon.

Your furnace has several months of hard work ahead of it. And, much like how you wouldn’t go run a marathon without any training, you don’t want to try to go through an entire heating season without preparing your system. Let’s dive into some common questions people have about heating tune-ups so you can discover why this service is so important.

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3 Late-Season Repairs Your AC May Need

October 18th, 2021

The weather may be giving some of us a bit of whiplash. We need thick sweaters at night but can enjoy shorts during the day when it is sunny and 70and above. This can make it a little tough to figure out which of your comfort systems needs more attention right now, your heater or your air conditioner.

Honestly, we’d say both! Your heater needs maintenance if you haven’t gotten that done already. But it isn’t time to forget about your air conditioner. At this point in the year, you may have noticed that your AC is struggling. Don’t ignore this system, even if you may not need it as much in the coming weeks.

If you need an AC repair in Golden Valley, AZ you should make sure to get it taken care of now, rather than delaying it.

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4 Ways To Improve Your Kitchen Plumbing

October 4th, 2021

Your kitchen is vital to your home. You make food there obviously and it may often be a place of gathering and good memories. Along with all the cooking that you do in this part of your home though you are also going to be doing plenty of cleaning! This means that your plumbing systems are highly important to the function of your kitchen.

If you’ve been trying to consider a way to improve your kitchen plumbing in Lake Havasu City, AZ, we’d love to help. We can work with you to figure out which plumbing systems are going to be a good match and get your new systems installed properly. Let’s take a look at some of the ways that you can improve your kitchen plumbing.

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What to Do When Tree Roots Invade Your Sewer Line

September 20th, 2021

Having a tree in your front yard or backyard can be great. Maybe you can use it to hang a tire swing from for your children or perhaps it is the ideal spot to sit in the shade on a warm day. Chances are the tree is a good help at keeping your home cool too. But what if that same tree you’ve come to love is causing issues for your plumbing in Lake Havasu City, AZ?

Tress, unfortunately, can be the core cause of a serious drain and sewer issue. Specifically, that tree can start to mess with your sewer line and back up the drains in your house. If you need help with your sewer line, you can turn to us.

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How to Tell It’s Time For a New Water Heater

September 6th, 2021

Expecting a warm shower and instead discovering your water is only lukewarm or even cold is disappointing, to say the least. While this is annoying to begin with, this lack of hot water is an indicator of a bigger issue. In short, if you are discovering that you can’t get the hot water that you need, it means that there is a problem with your water heater that needs expert service.

The question you may have at this point is whether or not you can repair your water heater. The truth is that you might need a new system. A water heater replacement is no small job though so figuring out if you need a new system or not is a good place to start–and we can help.

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Is Your AC Short Cycling?

August 23rd, 2021

You use your car on a regular basis and you know when something feels “off” with how it operates. The same can probably be said about your air conditioner. You know how it warms up, runs, and shuts down. So if it has started to behave strangely lately you probably noticed but you may not have realized how bad the issue causing the malfunction is.

The strange operation you’ve started to notice is called short cycling and it requires prompt air conditioning repair in Golden Valley, AZ from an expert technician. Our team is proud to provide repairs for this issue and give you the background on what causes it and why it should be addressed quickly.

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5 Ways To Get the Most From Your Water Heater

August 9th, 2021
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Icy cold water isn’t the best for a cozy shower and it isn’t great for sanitizing your dishes. We have water heaters in our homes for a reason–in short, life is better with access to warm water on a regular basis! But if your water heater is starting to run up the bills, it may have you wondering if you can get by with a few more cold showers.

When it comes to working with water heaters in Fort Mohave, AZ we are the experts that can answer your questions and provide the services you need for this vital system. That said, we want to give you some pointers today. Check out these tips for getting the best performance out of your water heater without a higher cost.

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5 Noises Your AC Shouldn’t Make

July 26th, 2021

Are you hearing a hissing noise in your house? No that isn’t the sound of the summer heat crisping you up–although it may start to feel like that is what is happening if you aren’t careful. We don’t mean to scare you but the truth is that hissing noise is probably coming from your air conditioner, and it isn’t good. In fact, hissing and several other noises are indicators that you need to get a professional to check and probably repair your system ASAP.

If you need repairs for your AC, the sooner you schedule this air conditioning service in Fort Mohave, AZ with a professional technician the better. Any strange sounds your AC has begun to make will only worsen.

Let’s discuss what some noises are that your might hear your system make that it really shouldn’t be creating.

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5 Times To Call Us For Emergency Plumbing Services

July 12th, 2021
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Having a plumbing issue pop up is a stressful situation. Having a plumbing issue that appears during “off hours” is usually even worse. It is in these situations that you start wondering whether you can get by without that sink, shower, toilet, or other plumbing appliance.

Our team wants you to know that this doesn’t have to be the case. Rather than trying to get by without a vital plumbing system, you can just reach out to us for emergency plumbing in Lake Havasu City, AZ. In many situations, plumbing issues that appear at a bad time can be taken care of with emergency services.

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