Don’t Let This Happen To You

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 … Continued

Benefits on Having a Sewer Line Camera Inspection

Eventually, at some point or another, you will encounter a mainline sewer stoppage. The toilets, sinks, showers and bathtubs simply won’t drain. Even worse, you will have a backup of waste in your basement or crawl space. Sewer line stoppages … Continued

When Should You Replace Your Water Heater in Long Island?

Your heater is consistently under nearly constant pressure and stress, so it requires nearly constant attention, maintenance, and repairs. At Pipe Doctor Plumbing, Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. our plumbers recommend that you have a tune-up or inspection of your … Continued

No Hot Water. What Can You Do?

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 … 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 … 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 … 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 … Continued

Clogged Steam System

One of the common steam heating service calls we get dispatched to are steam heating systems that are not working properly. Homes in northeast United States typically have an oil or gas fired boiler – either hot water hydronic or … Continued