Tips to Help You Avoid Plumbing Issues at Your Long Island Home

Your home’s plumbing system has probably taken a beating this spring. With Long Island residents staying home more than ever before, the systems in their homes are seeing more use, too. But homeowners can take steps to make sure systems keep working and keep their families safe and healthy. Here are some tips that can … Continued

Burst HVAC Pipes: How to Avoid a Winter Catastrophe

BEFORE THIS HAPPENS TO YOU, HAVE YOUR HVAC SYSTEM CHECKED TO ENSURE THAT IT’S READY FOR THE UPCOMING WINTER The pictures featured above are examples of what could occur if your HVAC system fails during a cold spell. Most people do not think about HVAC system failure and the damage that could occur. As water in … Continued

Heating bill too high? Try these tips to lower it.

During the colder months of the year, your heating costs make up a huge portion of all the energy costs of your home. Of course, heating in your home is an absolute necessity, so you can’t just cut it off for a few days to help you save money. Fortunately, though, there are simple ways … Continued

No hot water? Try these tips.

Water heaters are made in different sizes to accommodate both large and small households. 40 gallon and 50 gallon sizes are typical on Long Island, NY. While most are gas fired, some lonely ones operate on dirty and disgusting home heating oil. If you have an oil fired water heater, do you have an empty … Continued

How to Maintain Your Water Heater by Flushing

The water heater, incorrectly called a “hot water heater”, is basically maintenance-free, yet does require some service, just like any other household appliance. Once it is properly installed and set to the right temperature, very little is required to keep it functioning efficiently. However, there are a few steps you should take to prevent leaks … Continued

Residential Steam Boiler Maintenance

If you reside in the northeastern United States there is a possibility you grew up or lived in a home with steam heat. That heating system likely was a huge mystery to you and chances are it was not serviced properly. “Civilians” are not supposed to service the boiler, plumbers are. Unfortunately, many plumbers also … Continued

How to Create Hydronic Zoning on Steam Boilers

Many Long Island and New York City homeowners have gas fired steam systems and often call on us to create hot water hydronic zones they want to install in their basements or extensions on their homes. Offering a solution sounds simple but requires complex piping, controls and even a new boiler in some cases. The … Continued

Gas Furnace Fall Maintenance Guide

If at any point you are not comfortable, please call a licensed and trained professional. Obvious Warning Signs Louder than normal furnace? Anything weird or unusual means something is wrong. Is there water surrounding the furnace? Even a little bit of water is an issue. Area surrounding furnace clear of debris? Ever store cleaning products … Continued

Why Do The Lights Flicker When My HVAC Unit Comes On?

If the lighting in your home or business flicker when your HVAC (heating or air conditioning) system turns on it is not normal. Question: So, Why do my lights flicker when my heating or air conditioning system comes on? Answer: The most amount of power your unit will consume is when it first starts. It … Continued

Why Does My Gas Furnace Turn Off And On Quickly?

Earlier this week we were called to a home in Hewlett, NY for a “limited heat” service call on a Trane 100k BTU 80% gas fired furnace. Upon arrival and inspection we discovered the filter too small for the opening and the high temperature limit safety switch “jumped out” with a small piece of wire. … Continued

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