How to Prepare Your Air Conditioning System for the Summer

The warmer months are right around the corner, and as we make the switch from heating to cooling our homes there are some matter you’ll want taken care of. Here are some tips on how to prepare your air conditioner for summer in order to get the best efficiency, the lowest costs of operation, and […]

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How to Clean Your AC Coils and Save Energy

Your air conditioner has been out of use all winter long — in that time, contaminants and debris have collected on the inside of the device, particularly in the grates known as your evaporator and condenser coils. These coils are the components of your AC primarily responsible for removing heat from your home and, in the […]

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Oil Heating in Middletown, NY

Gas flame in Goshen, Middletown, Warwick, Orange County NY

Here in the Middletown, Goshen, Warwick, and Orange areas of New York, many homeowners are still using oil heating to get their homes through the winter.  Why? Our homes are far older than homes built in the Western suburbs or even metropolitan areas like NYC. As a result, our home’s temperature control systems are typically outdated and less […]

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How to Test Out Your Sump Pump

The rainy season can be daunting and snow can be bothersome for homeowners with basements that are prone to flooding. You are going to need to be prepared. If you have basement windows that aren’t airtight or area drains that tend to clog, you probably already have a sump pump in those spaces. If your system […]

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How to Close Your Main Water Shut-Off Valve

With all of the freezing cold weather we’ve been having, you may have experienced frozen pipes this winter. When the water or sewage standing in your lines freezes, it doesn’t just cut off flow — that ice expands, frequently causing the pipe itself to break. In the event of a burst water line, you’ve got a […]

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