The Vito Blog

Stay Informed Today. Stay Comfortable Tomorrow.

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!

Vito's Mission for Clean & Safe Water
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...

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Why Are Lead Pipes a Problem? Does Your D.C.-Area Home Still Have Lead Plumbing?

15 October / No comments

In 2014, Flint, Michigan switched the source of their water supply from Detroit’s water system to the Flint River....

restroom with touchless fixtures
The Revolution of Touchless Fixtures in Public Restrooms

15 October / No comments

The importance of clean public spaces has never been higher than it is right now. Many industries and aspects...

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Important Steps to Take to Prevent Your Pipes From Freezing and Bursting in Cold Winter Weather

15 October / No comments

Not every Maryland, Virginia or D.C.-area home is extremely susceptible to frozen pipes, but enough are that it’s a...

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Five Warning Signs that Your Heat Pump Needs Repair or Replacement

15 October / No comments

Generally, most heat pumps have a life expectancy of about 15 years. Even if your heat pump system appears...

Common Indoor Pollutants in the Air We Breathe (Infographic)

8 September / No comments

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When Should I Replace My Home AC Unit?

8 September / No comments

Making the decision to replace an air conditioner unit is a big one considering the cost. In 2020 the...

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Make Sure Your Furnace is Ready for Fall (and Winter)

8 September / No comments

Our heating and cooling needs change with the seasons. Doing what you can to ease the transition between seasons...

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How to Choose the Right Water Heater for Your Home

4 August / No comments

All water heaters are not made equal – and the variations in efficiency, reliability, fuel type and heating method...