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Prepare Your Furnace for Winter in Minnesota

Beginning in October, you’ll change your air conditioning from cooling to heating. Preparing your furnace for the Minnesota winters is essential for keeping your family comfortable and safe as temperatures plummet below freezing. Preventative maintenance is the key to ensuring that your furnace operates at peak performance when you need it most.

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HCFC-22 Phase-Out: What You Need to Know

Under the U.S. Clean Air Act on substances that deplete the ozone layer, the EPA is phasing out the production and import of hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs) to protect the ozone layer. By phasing out the production of ozone-depleting substances like HCFCs, homeowners and HVAC contractors are reducing the risk of skin cancer caused by exposure to UV radiation. In addition, many of these ozone-depleting substances are greenhouse gases that contribute to climate change.

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How Limescale Affects Your Plumbing System

If you live in a hard water area, you may be dealing with limescale. Although there are other issues related to limescale, common problems include furring, descaling, scum. Limescale can affect the cleanliness of your water, as well as the overall condition of your plumbing system.

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Common Dishwasher Problems and Solutions

Trying to figure out what is wrong with the dishwasher can result in an endless search with no answers. Dishwashers are, after all, the most complicated of all the major appliances in your kitchen. They are made of several moving parts, all of which are vital to the machine’s operation.

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Cleaning and Unclogging Your Drain Lines: Why it’s Important

Cleaning the drains in your home is vital for keeping the entire plumbing in excellent shape. Although plumbing systems do an excellent job of maintaining water flow, they still need to be cleaned from time to time. The dirtier the pipes become, the more difficult it becomes for water to flow freely through the pipes.

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Why is Your Dishwasher Not Filling Up With Water?

We’ve all had it happen to us: the dishwasher fails to work. In many cases, the problem is that the dishwasher fails to fill up with water. Steve’s Plumbing and heating can inspect your dishwasher to make sure that it is performing properly and cleans your dishes. To schedule a plumbing repair, contact us today.

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Which is More Efficient: a Shower or a Bath?

Find out which is more efficient for you to include in your daily schedule - a Shower or a Bath. Steve’s Plumbing provides you with the information you need!

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What is That Gurgling? A Guide to Plumbing Sounds?

General wear and tear occurs with the plumbing in your household. When it happens, it can produce noises in your plumbing system. A Steve’s Plumbing & Heating technician can guide you through the diagnosis and make the necessary repairs for you. Regular checkups and drain maintenance goes a long way in ensuring your plumbing is working at it’s best.

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Spring is Here: Time for an AC Checkup

Now that the colder warmer weather is here, it is time to make sure your AC system is in top condition for those balmy summer evenings. When those warm summer temperatures climb into the 80s and 90s, your home’s air conditioner needs to keep up. Having a reliable AC can also be a health concern for young children and the elderly. Steve’s Plumbing and Heating can help you make sure your AC is ready to go for the season.

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7 Tips for Choosing the Right Water Heater

When it is time to purchase a new water heater, there are many factors to consider. Water heaters perform an important role in your home. Steve’s Plumbing and Heating in Central Wisconsin can help you determine which is right for your home and install it properly for you.

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