Latest Posts

Planning Around Utilities During a Kitchen Remodel

July 26, 2021

Remodeling your kitchen is one of the best home improvement projects for boosting property value and making your daily cooking easier. But what some homeowners don’t realize is that kitchen remodeling involves more than getting new counters, cabinets and appliances. You also need to consider all of the unseen utility lines running through your kitchen. Keep reading to learn more about dealing with these lines and why it should be the first thing to tackle. Why should utilities come first? It’s tempting to rush into installing luxurious new countertops or beautiful new cabinetry. But before you get ahead of yourself,... View Article

An Overview of Tankless or Demand-Type Water Heaters

July 9, 2021

If your old water heater is on the verge of giving out, you might wonder whether it’s time to switch to a tankless water heater. This type of water heater is great for people who want to save money on their electric bills. Since the water heater only heats water as needed, you won’t spend extra cash heating gallons of water and keeping them warm until you use them. Talking to a plumbing contractor is a great way to decide whether a tankless water heater may be right for you. Read on for an overview of how they work and... View Article

Tips to Save on Summer Bills

June 25, 2021

Summer’s here—and so is the record-breaking heat. If your electric bill is skyrocketing thanks to the hotter temperatures, there are a few things you can do to keep your budget in check. By following the tips below, you’ll be able to stay comfortable and happy all summer long: Get your HVAC unit serviced: Your friendly HVAC contractor is standing by to help you through the worst of the summer heat—but the savviest customers will get their HVAC units serviced in the spring and fall, before summer heat and winter cold get too dramatic. Setting a twice-yearly appointment is the best... View Article

Tips to Stay Cool in Arizona

June 9, 2021

Summers in the Southwest are some of the hottest in the nation. What can you do to keep cool? Try these simple tips from your HVAC contractors in Mesa, AZ. You’ll feel more comfortable, and you might save some money while you’re at it! Be a fan of fans Ceiling fans can make a drastic difference in the comfort level within a room. They provide a wind chill effect, which makes the surroundings feel cooler. In fact, running a ceiling fan in a room can allow you to increase the thermostat setting by up to four degrees without sacrificing comfort.... View Article

How to Detect a Water Leak Under Concrete

May 26, 2021

Water leaks can cause significant damage to your property and result in costly water bills. They can also be hard to detect before this severe damage is done. When the leak is under concrete, it can be particularly difficult to detect in the early stages. However, the earlier you can detect a water leak and contact a plumber in Mesa, AZ to make the necessary repairs, the better off you will be. Use the following tips to find that leak before it finds you. Keep an eye on your water bill If you have a leak in an underground pipe,... View Article

PlumbSmart Plumbing Heating and Air