3 Tips to Make Your Water Heater Last Longer and Work More Efficiently Featured
Many people purchase a conventional tank water heater and simply forget about it until it stops working and it’s time to replace it. However, with a few simple water heater maintenance steps you can increase the lifespan of the unit while also making it work more efficiently. 1. Flush the water heater tank annually Almost […]Read More
March 2018 Customer Spotlight
“I recently scheduled an air conditioning tune-up for a very reasonable price with ABC Southwest Plumbing & A/C. I also had several small “honey do” items I needed completed while my husband was recuperating from a major surgery. Bryon arrived at the house the very next morning and within a couple of hours gave me […]Read More
Does Your Home Have Enough Water Pressure?
If your home’s water pressure doesn’t seem strong enough there are a number of possible causes. First, if the water pressure is only low in a few places, such as a shower head or faucet, it could be that the shower head or faucet aerator are clogged with mineral deposits. Soaking the fixture in vinegar […]Read More
Should I Turn Off My Air Conditioner When Away On Vacation?
Central air conditioners are one of the most energy intensive appliances in the home. Using a programmable thermostat to automatically control the cooling schedule can avoid energy waste, increase comfort and save you money. So what about when you’re going to be away from home on vacation for more than a few days? Should you […]Read More
Do More Expensive HVAC Air Filters Help With Allergies?
As the spring season arrives and trees and plants bloom, filling the air with pollen, many allergy sufferers retreat indoors with the AC turned on and windows closed. But is there more that can be done to keep the air on the home free of pollen and other allergens? Changing the HVAC filter once a […]Read More
Choosing the Best Water Filtration System
When choosing a water filtration system for your home there are several things you will want to consider to ensure that the system provides the best solution for your needs. 1. What’s in the water? Most homeowners purchase a water filtration system because of a problem with their water. The water may be too hard, […]Read More
10 Steps to Cleaner Indoor Air
According to the EPA, indoor air pollutants ranked among the top five environmental risks to public health. Because we spend around 90% of our time indoors, where the air can be 2 to 5 times as polluted as outdoor air, it’s important to take steps to reduce the harmful health effects of pollutants like dust […]Read More
February 2018 Customer Spotlight
“ABC Plumbing & A/C is a company I would keep for all time. Had an emergency at night, and they came right away, very little wait time. 2 days later, Henry and Trenton did a very big job and explained in detail what they had to do. Very polite, knowledgeable, and they even cleaned up!!! […]Read More
How Often Should I Flush My Water Heater Tank?
If you have a tank-style gas or electric water heater you can extend the lifespan of the unit by regularly flushing the tank to remove sediment build-up that can reduce heating efficiency and shorten the lifespan of the unit. Sediment is caused by minerals in the water that accumulate at the bottom of the tank. […]Read More
The Advantages of UV Water Treatment
While municipal water treatment is able to meet water quality standards, many homeowners are looking for safer, more effective solutions to guard against chlorine-resistant microorganisms like Giardia and Cryptosporidium which can cause serious health problems. One of the best solutions for removing biological contaminants from drinking water is UV water purification. A UV water purifier […]Read More
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