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How To Improve Your Indoor Air Quality

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What can be done for indoor air pollution of your home? Installing a whole house air purification system can eliminate over 99% of common infectious diseases. Read John C. Flood’s tips on how to improve the indoor air quality in your home and conduct indoor air quality testing.

Why Does My Shower Get Hot When Someone Flushes The Toilet?

If your shower gets hot whenever someone flushes the toilet, it could mean that you have an outdated plumbing system that isn’t properly regulating your shower water pressure. When the toilet is flushed, it temporarily diverts water away from the shower while the toilet is refilling causing your shower to become dangerously hot.

Benefits Of A Flat-Rate HVAC Company

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Before deciding on which HVAC company to use, consider the differences between fixed-rate and hourly-rate services. HVAC flat-rate pricing is the most beneficial pricing system for the customer.

Temporary Fixes For Leaky Pipes

As soon as homeowners notice a leak in their home, they shouldn't hesitate to contact a Fairfax plumber to diagnose the problem before it becomes a costly disaster or exacerbates itself any further.

5 Reasons Why You Should Schedule Regular Plumbing Maintenance

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The importance of regular plumbing maintenance cannot be overstated. Plumbing contractors have a trained eye that can catch looming issues far before they occur. By scheduling maintenance once or twice every year, you’ll save countless dollars and minutes, and guarantee your home is a healthy and safe environment for you and your loved ones to reside in.

Why Is My Water Rusty Looking?

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If brown water is coming out of your pipes, you might have rusty water. Water with rust can be caused by an old anode rod. If too much rust builds up, it will flake off and cause a high volume of corrosion which could lead to cracks in the pipes. Cracks in the pipes could cause leaks in your home, resulting in potentially expensive repairs. Read more about the causes of rusty water.

BTU Calculator: What Size Furnace Do I Need?

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Furnaces are efficient, affordable, and reliable — but only if they work properly. To save energy, money and avoid discomfort, make an informed decision by using a furnace size calculator and discover the number of BTUs needed for your furnace to run satisfactorily. Learn how a furnace size calculator can help cut back on heating cost and keep homeowners cozy.

How To Winterize Plumbing In Your Home

How To Winterize Your Plumbing

Make sure that your home’s plumbing is properly winterized and maintained to prevent any possible disasters from happening down the road. Not only will this save you money in the long run, it will also help to keep your family safe while you are all enjoying the chilly season in the comfort of your residence. Here are a few ways to make sure that your home's plumbing has been properly winterized.

5 Heat Pump Maintenance Tips You Need To Know

Heat pumps are efficient, effective, and save money on heating during the winter. However, they need to be looked after and maintained throughout the year. Make sure your heat pump maintenance is up to par by understanding how heat pumps operate and following these 5 simple tips.

Can You Run Your Furnace Without A Filter?

Can you run a furnace without a filter

If your run a furnace without a filter, it can be bad for your health and indoor air quality. Keeping a clean filter in your furnace ensures the unit operates efficiently and can keep dirt, dander, and debris from circulating back through your home. Learn the importance of an HVAC air filter and how to change your air filter.

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