AllTech Services, Inc. Blog: Archive for August, 2016

Should You Schedule a Heating Maintenance Appointment Now?

Monday, August 29th, 2016

We may still be in the throes of summer, but the official start of fall is just a few weeks away. You are most likely still using your AC system, and your heater is probably the last thing on your mind. However, tasks such as maintenance are best scheduled and performed before you actually need the system. Therefore, the best time to schedule your heating maintenance appointment is now.

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Do You Need a New Air Filter for Your Cooling System?

Monday, August 22nd, 2016

If you or anyone in your household suffers from allergies or asthma, then you likely already know how important it is to maintain good indoor air quality in your home. However, even if you don’t have a home where allergies are a big deal, poor indoor air quality can still affect you and your home.

While a whole-house air filtration system is the best option to improve your air quality, another factor to think about is the quality of your system’s air filter. When is the last time you changed your cooling system’s air filter? Were you aware that this task should be done every 1–3 months?

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Follow These Preventive Tips to Keep Your Garbage Disposal in Good Condition

Monday, August 15th, 2016

It seems as though you can’t own a home with a garbage disposal and never experience a problem with it. This type of issue can be rather frustrating, especially since the device makes it so simply for you to cook and clean without concerning yourself with clogs. Plus, it seems like such a small issue to call a plumber for, right?

Of course if you do have an insurmountable problem, our professional plumbers are more than happy to help. But in the meantime, we’ve shared some tips with you to help avoid common garbage disposal issues and keep this plumbing component in good condition. 

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Is a Heat Pump a Good Investment?

Monday, August 8th, 2016

As summer progresses, you’ve hopefully been able to rely on your air conditioning system to provide you with the cooling relief you deserve. If you haven’t however, and are thinking about an AC system replacement, then perhaps a heat pump is worth your consideration.

Heat pumps have become increasingly popular in homes throughout America, and for good reason. We’ve listed a few reasons below that a heat pump installation is in fact a good investment. Keep reading to learn more!

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Do You Need a New Air Conditioning System?

Monday, August 1st, 2016

When professionally installed and properly maintained, air conditioners have the potential to last many years—at least a decade. However, every AC system has its limitations and at some point your system will wear down to the point that you’ll have no choice but to replace it.

When this time comes, you’ll want to be able to recognize the signs as soon as possible so you can have a new system installed before your current one breaks down entirely. The last thing you want is for your air conditioning system to suddenly die on you in the middle of the heat of summer.

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