Where Should My Air Purifier Be Placed in the Home?

Where Should My Air Purifier Be Placed in the Home?A portable air purifier can keep your indoor air free of dust, pet hair, pollen and a variety of other common contaminants. However, to do its job well, your air purification system needs to be placed in the right location. Read More »

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Avoid These Common Water Heater Installation Mistakes by Hiring a Pro

If you need a new water heater, you may have heard that installing one is a fairly easy do-it-yourself project, but it's also worth a couple potential headaches and hassles if you've never installed one before. By hiring a pro, you can eliminate the risk of making one of the following water heater installation mistakes.If you need a new water heater, you may have heard that installing one is a fairly easy do-it-yourself project, but it’s also worth a couple potential headaches and hassles if you’ve never installed one before. By hiring a pro, you can eliminate the risk of making one of the following water heater installation mistakes. Read More »

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Important Maintenance Tips for Your Home Heating Boiler

Important Maintenance Tips for Your Home Heating BoilerThe efficiency of your home boiler depends on how often you perform maintenance tasks. If you haven’t had a boiler inspection or tune-up lately, use these important maintenance tips to keep your boiler in tip-top condition. Read More »

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Trace Hidden Plumbing Leaks in Your Utah Home

Trace Hidden Plumbing Leaks in Your Utah HomeWhile it’s always best to hire a professional plumber to repair hidden plumbing leaks in your Utah home, you can make the job easier – and cheaper – for your plumber if you can find the leaks yourself. Sometimes this is easy, while sometimes it’s not as simple. Here are some search tips you can use to find hidden plumbing leaks: Read More »

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How to Properly Operate the Gas Fireplace in Your Layton Home

How to Properly Operate the Gas Fireplace in Your Layton HomeGas fireplaces are an increasingly popular alternative to wood fireplaces. This is because they offer great convenience and are considered safer than wood-burning fireplaces.

Furthermore, gas fireplaces are smokeless and aesthetically pleasing, giving off radiant and convected heat. That said, gas fireplaces still require maintenance, and because they work by means of internal combustion, safety precautions must be exercised.  Read More »

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Shopping for a New Furnace? Here Are Some Helpful Tips

Shopping for a New Furnace? Here Are Some Helpful TipsReplacing your older furnace with a newer and more efficient model can lower the cost of keeping your home warm. A newer furnace produces less pollution and provides heat more consistently than older models. However, there are certain factors you should consider when shopping for a new furnace. Keep the following in mind: Read More »

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How to Repair Holes in Your Home’s HVAC Ducts

How to Repair Holes in Your Home's HVAC DuctsYour home’s HVAC ducts are essential for distributing air through your home, but they can also be a drag on your energy bills. In the average home, 20 to 30 percent of air is lost to loose connections, punctures in the ductwork and other air leaks. This air may escape into crawlspaces and other non-habitable areas, meaning less air is distributed to your living areas, and your central system is less effective at managing the temperature throughout your home. Read More »

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Troubleshooting Tips for Your Central Heating System

Troubleshooting Tips for Your Central Heating SystemAll throughout winter, your central heating system works hard to keep you warm. This means that the potential for minor snags and malfunctions in your heating system will increase, and that more demand will be placed on your local HVAC specialists. Before you call for repairs, try these troubleshooting tips when your heating system acts up: Read More »

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Easy Ways to Test Humidity Levels in Your Utah Home

Easy Ways to Test Humidity Levels in Your Utah HomeBalancing the humidity in your Utah home is important for your health and home comfort. When humidity is high, mold and bacteria are more likely to grow, and wood and paper can warm and deform. Read More »

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Heat Pump or Furnace? Would One Benefit Your Utah Home More

Heat Pump or Furnace? Would One Benefit Your Utah Home MoreThe answer to the heating system debate between heat pumps and furnaces depends on the availability of gas to your property, your heating preferences and the status of your current cooling system. Read More »

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