Plumbing & HVAC Tips

Tankless v.s. Traditional Water Heaters

Tankless v.s. Traditional Water Heaters

It’s one of the appliances you rarely think about until you step into a cold shower. That’s when you realize you’ve been taking your hot water heater for granted. That’s when you can’t wait - you need it fixed immediately! If you’re considering replacing your hot...

What’s Wrong With My Bathtub?

What’s Wrong With My Bathtub?

Showers and tub combos can be tough to keep clean - and even more so if you have a separate shower and bathtub in your bathroom. And while goodies like jetted tubs are relaxing, they can be a chore to repair when the time comes. In this post, we’ll look at diagnosing...

4 Great Tips For Picking The Right HVAC Unit

4 Great Tips For Picking The Right HVAC Unit

Hopefully, you won’t need to fully replace your HVAC unit very often - but when you do, it is critical that you get one that is the right size. That means that it has to have the right amount of power to heat and cool your home. Obviously the size of your home is an...

2 Simple Ways to Test Your Toilet

2 Simple Ways to Test Your Toilet

Of all the luxuries of the modern world, indoor plumbing may be one of the greatest. Not only is it convenient and comfortable, but it’s also considerably more sanitary than the washroom options of yesteryear. A toilet in the next room is great, as long as it’s...

3 Clear Signs of Damaged Pipes

3 Clear Signs of Damaged Pipes

Plumbing is one of, if not the most important part of making your home livable. That includes pipes, drains, and fixtures, all of which need to be properly maintained. Even with good maintenance, problems can still happen as your plumbing infrastructure ages. Damage...

Air Filtration v.s. Air Purification

Air Filtration v.s. Air Purification

During the summer months, your HVAC unit has several critical jobs. The two you might think of first are the ability to cool and maintain airflow. While these are certainly the most important, having clean air to breathe is a vital factor in ensuring the comfort of...

6 Simple Ways to Keep Your Home Cool

6 Simple Ways to Keep Your Home Cool

It’s that time of year. It’s getting hot, and your HVAC unit is working overtime to keep you cool! In this post, we’ll take a look at some practical tips that will ensure you won’t burn out your system before it cools you! These 6 tips will help maintain longevity and...

How Reverse Osmosis Works

How Reverse Osmosis Works

Do you remember anything about your high school chemistry class? You might actually use some of the skills you learned more than you realize. Take water purification for example. It’s a must-have for homes in West Texas, particularly with the hard water that’s so...

Water Softeners

Water Softeners

As plumbers in West Texas, some of the most common questions we encounter involve dealing with hard water. Water is hard when added minerals infiltrate your water on its way to your faucet. Those minerals aren’t necessarily dangerous, but they do impact the taste and...

Dealing With Dust

Dealing With Dust

Dusting your home is one of those things. No matter how consistently you practice this household chore, you’re going to have to do it again, and again. The dust will continue to come. Unfortunately for allergy sufferers, dust is inevitable, but there are ways to...