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If you never read the car manual, you won’t know how to fully enjoy your car or take proper care of it. Well, you can apply the same logic to your HVAC and plumbing equipment. We know so much about these industries, we could write a book about them! But for now, we’ll share what we know in our company blog. Browse our latest features to see what’s new and check back regularly for updates!

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FAQs About Lead Pipes

31 December / No comments

Are lead pipes dangerous? The simple, safest answer is yes, lead pipes can be dangerous. The more complicated answer...

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How HVAC Has Benefited from the Advancements of Technology

31 December / No comments

There are two obvious ways in which HVAC has benefited from advancements in technology: efficiency and performance. Additionally, HVAC...

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Six Tips that Any Homeowner Can Take Advantage of to Ensure High-Efficiency HVAC in Their Homes

31 December / No comments

1. Consider installing a new smart thermostat. Smart thermostats and programmable thermostats do a lot of the same things....

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HVAC Problems That May Cause Your Utility Bills To Spike

23 December / No comments

The most significant energy expenditures for the average household are related to heating and cooling. When there’s an unusual...

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New Innovations: What Is Hydro Jetting and How Can My Plumbing Benefit?

23 December / No comments

Hydro jetting is essentially high-pressure water blasting for the interior of your pipes. It’s often prescribed to remove debris,...

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Is It Time for a Backflow Prevention Test?

23 December / No comments

Have you heard that Washington D.C. now requires backflow prevention devices be tested annually by DC Water-approved plumbers? Are...

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Understanding the Benefits of Home Water Filtration Systems

3 November / No comments

Homeowners have different preferences when it comes to their home’s water supply. There are a variety of factors that...

Boiler repair and maintenance
Warning Signs: There’s Something Wrong with Your Boiler

3 November / No comments

Most boilers last for at least 15 years if there are no major issues. Some homeowners may get lucky...

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Is Winter the Best Time to Have Maintenance Done on Your AC Unit?

3 November / No comments

Most experts suggest spring is the best time to schedule AC unit maintenance, but scheduling AC maintenance during the...

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Vito’s Quest for Clean Water

16 October / No comments

Most Washington, D.C.-area residents receive their home’s water through a municipal commission, where the water is treated with several...