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How Do I Prepare My HVAC For Winter? Winter is approaching, and as the temperature begins to drop, it's crucial to ensure that your HVAC system is ready to handle the chilly weather. At Always Affordable Plumbing & HVAC, we understand the importance of a reliable...

The days are getting longer and warmer, signaling that spring is almost here. But before the temperatures start to rise, be sure you're ready with your AC tune-up! Preventive maintenance on cooling systems can save homeowners big money in energy costs over their lifetime — not to mention avoiding major repair bills because of neglected upkeep. An AC tune-up is an important preventative maintenance step to keep your system running efficiently and safely. Regularly scheduled maintenance helps extend your system's life, reduce energy costs, improve indoor air quality, and reduce the need for repair services. 

As modern life has advanced and we’ve become dependent on indoor climate control, it’s impossible to ignore the “elephant in the room." In no uncertain terms, the systems we use to heat and cool our homes have a significant environmental impact. Heating and air conditioning make up a large percentage of household energy use for most families, meaning that large amounts of our planet’s resources are being used to power our HVAC systems.

So your drains are starting to clog and make weird sounds. Or you’re noticing standing water piling up in your bathtub or sinks. As important as sinks, bathtubs, and toilets are, one of the biggest concerns for homeowners is clogging within their plumbing systems. Fortunately, professional drain cleaning services are here to help, but for many homeowners, the line between “DIY project” and “call for help” is much thinner than you might think. So when should someone reach out to their local drain cleaning team? We’ll break down some of the most significant signs below.