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Archive for October, 2017

Oct 17

This is What Can Happen to Your Home if You Put Off Heating and Cooling Repairs

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Although your home’s heating and cooling systems play a vital role in the daily life of your household, it’s probably not the most important thing on your mind. Of course, that quickly changes the minute something goes wrong and you suddenly find yourself without heat or air conditioning when you need it most. Yikes.

HVAC systems don’t always have to be on your mind, but heating and air conditioning maintenance should at least be in the back of your mind. This is especially true as the seasons change and breakdowns are likely to happen. It’s important to remember that if you take good care of your home’s heating and cooling systems, it will take good of your and your household for a long time.

Seasonal maintenance of your home’s heating and cooling systems is more important than you think, an

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Oct 17

What Day of the Week Is Your Trash Pickup?

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It is a messy job, but an important one.
Curbside pickup garbage service is a luxury that we often take for granted in the U.S. You simply have to drive through a suburban neighborhood in the Midwest to know when Trash day is. And while some cities only have one service, other neighborhoods get to select their pickup garbage service. In large cities with only narrow sidewalks between the front yard of a of a home and the street, it can seem as if every day is trash day.
As an important part of any city plan, residential and commercial trash services touch every home and business in the country. When weather or holidays interrupt pick up ser

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Oct 17

Paying Too Much in Heat? Consider These Tips

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This winter, many American households will see an increase in their utility bills. The winter months bring colder temperatures and we are forced to stay indoors for longer periods of time. For some months of the winter, we run the furnace for many hours per day. These household efficiency tips will help you control your utility expenses.

Get a full HVAC inspection before it gets too cold
Getting a full inspection for your heating and air unit can correct any problems ahead of time. You can also professionally clean out your HVAC unit, allowing it to work more efficiently. Even minimal boiler repairs that are left unrepaired can significantly increas

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Oct 17

Drilling, Servicing and Maintaining Your New Well

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Humans have been using wells to get their life sustaining water for over ten thousand years. Until about a hundred years ago, almost all wells were dug by hand. Currently, over 15 million U.S. households regularly depend on private ground water wells. While water pumps can pump water up hundreds of feet, they cannot lift water up that is much more than thirty feet below the pump.This is why hand pumps are only used on shallow wells, and deeper wells have electric pumps that are lowered into the well.

Most modern wells are drilled, which requires a fairly complicated and expensive drill rig. Drill rigs are often mounted on big trucks. They use rotary drill bits that chew away at the rock, percussion bits that smash the rock, or, if the ground is soft, large auger bits. If you need a well dug,

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