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Water Heater Tips to Extend Life, Efficiency

The life expectancy of a typical water heat is approximately 8-12 years. However, the life of a water heater varies with the location and design of the unit, quality of installation, water quality and maintenance schedule. Checking a couple things annually could prolong the life of your water heater. 

Keep Your Cool with Pre-Season AC Check-up

With warmer months on the way, now is a good time to make sure your air conditioning (AC) unit is in good working shape!  A quick call to a reputable HVAC company to have a pre-season check-up could save you money and time, as contractors get busy once the summer heat arrives.  An effectively maintained AC unit…

Prevent Wet Basements with Proper Grade Around Home

Many homeowners are unaware of how much slope (grade) is needed around the foundation of a house. If grading is not done properly or has settled over time, excess water runoff could be directed toward the foundation instead of away from it.  With spring approaching, ensuring your home has proper grading…

Pre-Listing Home Inspection a Smart Move

Listing a home for sale is no small matter; sellers desire a smooth transaction process and hope to get maximum value for their home.  To help avoid costly delays and unexpected repairs that could interfere with the sale, sellers should consider having a pre-listing home inspection…