Archive for January, 2016

How to Prevent Clogs in Your Kitchen Sink

Monday, January 25th, 2016

Your kitchen sink is one of the most heavily trafficked areas in your home, where you prepare meals each day and get water for keeping the kitchen (and your hands) clean. Kitchen clogs are among the most common plumbing calls here in Huntsville, TX, and if you experience one, we’d strongly advise calling in a professional instead of trying to fix the problem yourself. But better than calling a repair session is preventing the clog in your kitchen sink to begin with, which you can accomplish with a little judicious attention and some timely preparedness. (more…)

Professional Tools Used to Treat Plumbing Clogs

Monday, January 18th, 2016

Few plumbing problems are as pervasive as the clog: created when food, hair and other particles gets tossed down the drain and blocking the flow of water through your pipes until your system can’t handle anymore. There are countless store-bought solutions you can pick up in any Huntsville, TX hardware stores, such as plumbing snakes and chemical cleansers. They tend to adopt a one-size-fits all approach, however, and rarely do the job the way you need them to. Professional plumbers, on the other hand, have access to high-end equipment: the sort of things that are too expensive for laymen (who would only use them a handful of times), but which professionals use on a regular basis. Here’s a quick breakdown of some of them, to give you an idea of what you’re paying for with a professional call. (more…)

Always Call a Professional for Electrical Repairs

Monday, January 11th, 2016

Here in Huntsville, TX, we pride ourselves on self-sufficiency, especially homeowners who often parlay do-it-yourself skills into money saving repairs around the home. If you’re such a homeowner, then more power to you. When it comes to your electrical system, however, you’d be well advised to avoid conducting repairs or replacement operations yourself. Electricity is dangerous and even the most skilled do-it-yourselfer needs to turn to a qualified professional to do the job right. Why? Here are some very good reasons. (more…)

Distinct Features of Commercial HVAC Systems

Monday, January 4th, 2016

Huntsville, TX sees both cold winters and hot summers, which means you need a reliable HVAC system to handle all of them. This is doubly true of commercial spaces, which many of us spend our days in as employees, customers or both. The heating and cooling needs of commercial spaces are much different than those of residences, so even though the way these systems generate and distribute conditioned air (either hot or cold), the specifics are vastly different. When it comes to installing, maintaining and repairing commercial HVAC systems, you need someone who understands their distinct features, and more importantly, how they can impact your bottom line. Here’s a basic breakdown for you, to understand why your company’s commercial HVAC system works the way it does. (more…)