January 23rd, 2023
If we were to ask you which home comfort system you depend on the most, you’d probably say your heater. Although you rely on your heating system throughout much of the year here in Washington state, your water heater works just as hard.
Think about how many times in a day you depend on having hot water flow from your taps. Your water heater is a real workhorse, one that you depend on to do its job 24/7, 365 days a year. When the slightest things start to go wrong with your supply of hot water, you immediately notice. Imagine having lukewarm water when washing your hands, cold water when taking a shower, or even worse–no water at all.
January 9th, 2023
If you lost power in the latest storm that blanketed the Pacific Northwest with several inches of snow, perhaps you’re giving serious thought to finally having a whole home generator installed. It’s no secret that snow and wind storms that are severe enough to knock out power to thousands of Puget Sound homes are becoming more frequent.
Being without power is bad enough, but losing power during a storm that brings freezing temperatures and powerful wind gusts is even worse. A whole house generator can help get your family safely through our increasingly troublesome, bothersome, and downright dangerous winter weather.
December 26th, 2022
When it comes to potential energy sources for your home, most people are familiar with natural gas, solar, oil, and electricity. While these are the most well-known options, many homeowners aren’t aware that geothermal energy is an option for heating and cooling their homes.
If you haven’t considered the benefits of a geothermal heat pump in your Lacey, WA home, listen up! The benefits of geothermal systems are numerous, especially for those who are interested in the ultimate eco-friendly method of heating and cooling a home. Keep reading to learn about these systems and how they’ll benefit your home.
December 12th, 2022
Ductless heating and cooling systems continue to gain popularity among homeowners. Also known as ductless mini-split heat pumps, they’re becoming the systems of choice for those seeking sustainable, eco-friendly heating and cooling options.
You’ve possibly heard of these systems and may be wondering if they’d benefit your home. If you’re interested in an HVAC system that will decrease your home’s energy costs, energy consumption, and your carbon footprint, read on to learn more about these systems. Here are some of the biggest advantages of ductless heat pump installation in Olympia, WA.
November 28th, 2022
So, you’ve finally grown tired of fumbling around in the dark two or three times a year when the power goes out for an extended period of time. You’ve decided to install a generator in your home, but you haven’t the slightest idea what kind would fit your particular needs best.
Well, fortunately for you, you don’t have to make the decision entirely on your own. Let’s have a look at the defining qualities of a couple of different generator times, and the ideal situation each is suited for.
November 14th, 2022
You probably have about a hundred other things on your mind aside from all the maintenance requirements for your home systems. Still, there are some systems for which preventive maintenance is an absolute necessity. Your water heater is one of those systems. If you want to keep your water heater in good shape and prevent big water heater repair needs, you need to make sure that you schedule preventive maintenance at least once a year.
October 3rd, 2022
If you’re considering upgrading or replacing your existing HVAC system, you may have heard of a mini split or ductless system. We believe in providing our customers with the information they need to make the best decisions for their homes and their families. A ductless system is an unfamiliar concept to many people, so we’ll begin by explaining how it works and how it is installed, and then list some of the benefits you will enjoy if you decide it’s the right system for you.
September 19th, 2022
All systems have a point where repair is no longer enough. For the central air conditioning in your home, you have a few options for replacement. One is to remove the air conditioner and heater and install a heat pump.
Since air conditioners and heaters are usually installed simultaneously in a new home, they will likely be ready for replacement around the same time. With a heat pump, you can take care of all your heating and cooling needs, throughout the year, with a single unit.
September 5th, 2022
In our previous blog post, we talked about some of the signs that it may be time to replace your water heater. What you might not know is about all the options you have for that replacement, such as a tankless water heater.
More and more homeowners are choosing this option because of how much energy, and space, they save… in addition to a number of other benefits.
At the end of the day, if you want to enjoy all that modern living has to offer, you have to have an effective water heater in your home. You may as well go with one that best serves your specific needs. Read on to learn if and how a tankless system may be just what you need!
August 22nd, 2022
There are times in life when there is nothing better than a cool shower, be it after a really hot day, or after a hard workout, or even if you just want to jolt yourself awake after a poor night of sleep.
There are other times in life when a cold shower is a very unpleasant surprise.
If the latter occurs to you, it points to a very clear problem with your water heater, but does it mean it’s time for a system upgrade? It may or may not, depending on a few factors.
If you’re beginning to notice problems with your water heater though, the best thing you can do is contact our team to inspect the system. Read on as we uncover some of the most common signs that it’s time for you to at least consider replacing your current water heater.