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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 Heaters
To prevent pressure buildup in your water heater, the T&P valve and thermal expansion tank are crucial … as is regular maintenance.
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Common Plumbing ProblemsPlumbersWater Heaters
A veteran plumber explains the benefits of a tankless system.
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Water HeatersCommon Plumbing ProblemsPlumbers
Angie Hicks, founder of Angie’s List, answers a member question about water heater efficiency.
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Water HeatersCommon Plumbing ProblemsPlumbers
Angie Hicks responds to a homeowner who says her water heater is past its expected lifetime.