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Heating & Cooling


When the summer heat kicks in and you're trying to stay cool, it's important to know that your air conditioner is up to the task. The same is true when it's cold and the furnace is on the fritz. There may also be times when you've remodeled a space that you intend to spend time in and need it to be comfortable--like a garage that needs insulation. For scenarios like this, it's helpful to know where to find reliable and professional HVAC help that you can trust with your home heating and cooling needs. Finding local HVAC pros near you is a lot easier when you can read reviews and see ratings from real customers who have used the heating and cooling service in the past.

It's always good to know what questions to ask and the tips for hiring an HVAC contractor, as well as cost to install a new A/C and the difference betwen HVAC brands.

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Water HeatersCommon Plumbing Problems
Draining and flushing your hot water heater is one of the best ways to extend the life of your appliance, keep energy costs down, and ensure your system is working optimally.
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Water Heaters
The typical cost to install a hot water heater expansion tank is $90 to $350
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Water Heaters
Solar water heating systems cost an average of $1,600 to $5,200 depending on the style, size, and installation of your design
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Water Heaters
A solar water heater can help you save money and reduce your carbon footprint
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Common Plumbing ProblemsPlumbersWater Heaters
If your water heater is in the wrong place, it can put your home at risk in the event of a leak