Categories for Maintenance

How Home Insulation Improves Your Space

March 24, 2021

Having a well-maintained HVAC system is only half the battle. If you want to keep your home at a comfortable temperature year-round, you need good home insulation in Mesa, AZ. Without proper insulation, your home is far more prone to heat transfer. That means a hot, miserable house in the summer and a cold one in the winter—and costly energy bills all year long. Here is a quick guide to home insulation. What does insulation do? Insulation prevents heat transfer. If you remember your elementary school science classes, you may recall that when hot and cold air meet, they try... View Article

The Benefits of Ductwork Testing in Mesa, AZ

March 10, 2021

How long has it been since you last had your air ductwork tested? If you’re like most people, that’s probably lurking at the bottom of your priority list—if you even realized you need to do it at all. Ductwork testing in Mesa, AZ is the key to getting great performance from your HVAC unit, as well as improving your indoor air quality. Here’s how to tell when it’s time for ductwork testing, and what the process involves. How often do I need my ductwork tested? Generally, you should have your ductwork tested every three to five years. If you live... View Article

New Year, New Plumbing Maintenance Contract!

January 20, 2021

The older your home gets, the more likely you’re going to suffer some plumbing problems. That’s why it’s so important to keep up on your plumbing preventative maintenance. Like appliances and vehicles, the sooner you catch problems with your plumbing, the easier—and cheaper—it is to fix them. Luckily, many plumbing companies offer plumbing maintenance contracts in Mesa, AZ, making it simpler than ever to stay on top of your maintenance. Here’s why you should consider investing in a plumbing maintenance agreement with your favorite local plumber. Set a schedule and payment plan in advance A plumbing maintenance contract may differ... View Article

Our Free Attic and Ductwork Analysis Can Save You Big Bucks on Utility Bills

September 28, 2020

It’s no secret that Arizona residents probably have some of the highest utility bills around the country—it wouldn’t be possible to live comfortably here without the modern convenience of air conditioning, so this is hardly a surprise. However, this doesn’t mean you have to break the bank to keep cool when the mercury rises. Regularly inspecting and maintaining insulation and ductwork in Mesa, AZ is a great way to spot hidden savings opportunities. To that end, PlumbSmart Plumbing Heating and Air performs this exact task for countless homeowners every year. We even offer maintenance agreements to ensure we routinely check... View Article

Maintenance Tips for Your Vacation Home

September 16, 2020

Having a vacation home is a wonderful treat for any person or family. When you have a retreat at a lake, in the mountains or anywhere else, it can really add some extra motivation during the week when you know you have that refuge. However, it can also mean that you’re now taking care of two homes—it’s a great problem to have, but a challenge nonetheless. Staying on top of a vacation home’s maintenance is a critical task that many homeowners dread, but it doesn’t have to be difficult. There are some easy tips you can follow, including getting in... View Article

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