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Stuck In the House? 3 Reasons You Need to Worry About Indoor Air Quality

When you’re stuck inside the house, poor indoor air quality can compromise your health. Learn why every homeowner should be concerned about indoor air purification from the experts at Steve’s Plumbing & Heating.

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Is It Time for Air Conditioner Replacement? 3 Ways to Tell

Is your household air conditioning system on the blink? If so, you’ve likely wondered whether you can get buy with a few simple repairs or if you’ll need a complete air conditioner replacement. Below, the experts at Steve’s Plumbing & Heating explain X telltale signs that your air conditioner requires an overhaul.

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Household Drain Maintenance: 4 Things You Can’t Afford to Neglect

Your household plumbing system requires routine maintenance and cleaning, and if you neglect it, you’ll pay the price in plumbing problems. At Steve’s Plumbing & Heating, we know a little bit of routine drain maintenance can go a long way toward keeping your plumbing in good health. To help you keep your plumbing in top form, we’ve outlined five drain maintenance actions no homeowner can afford to neglect.

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Maximizing Your HVAC Efficiency: How to Choose the Right Thermostat

When it comes to thermostat selection, you’ve got quite a range of options. From bare-bones basic units to programmable and smart devices, heating and cooling controls have come a long way in recent years. So how can you possibly decide which type of thermostat is appropriate for your particular space? Below, our team at Steve’s Plumbing & Heating has broken down the differences between the different thermostat types to help you choose the right one for your needs.

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Maintaining Your Garbage Disposal: What You Need to Know

Do you take your garbage disposal for granted? Or do you routinely maintain it as you should? Though most homeowners rarely think twice about their kitchen plumbing, when a garbage disposal is involved in the mix, performing routine maintenance is essential. Why? To ensure the long-term functionality of both the disposal apparatus and the drain, of course!

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4 Common Kitchen Plumbing Problems & How to Fix Them

It doesn’t matter whether you’re a professional chef or a peanut butter and jelly pro, you rely on your kitchen plumbing to function properly each day. And when something goes awry, it’s not just inconvenient; it can be downright damaging.

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Plumbing Efficiency: 4 Critical Areas That Affect System Performance

Have your water bills grown costlier than usual? Could your plumbing design be compromising your system’s efficiency? While a number of factors affect the overall efficiency of a plumbing system, declining performance is often due to simple age-related wear and tear. At Steve’s Plumbing & Heating, we know household plumbing efficiency can be confounding. If you’re facing expensive water bills and aren’t sure what the cause might be, check out our list of common culprits below.

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Improve Your Indoor Air Quality: 3 Simple Solutions That Work

When you spend considerable time indoors, poor air quality can cause a variety of health issues. Unexplained allergy symptoms, fatigue, brain fog, and respiratory distress are just a handful of the complications associated with low-quality indoor air — sound familiar?

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DIY Plumbing Repair: 7 Quick Fixes That Won’t Last

Are you facing a leaky pipe? Not sure what to do? If you’re leaning toward do-it-yourself plumbing fixes, at Steve’s Plumbing & Heating, we encourage you to exercise caution. Temporary, DIY plumbing fixes are just that — temporary. They aren’t designed to provide a durable, long-term solution for leaks and cracks, and without professional attention, your plumbing problem is likely to grow worse.

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Your Bathroom Habits: 3 Things Your Plumber Always Knows

When you have a plumber come to your home to inspect or repair your plumbing, he learns a great deal more about your bathroom habits than you might imagine. What might that include? For starters, he’ll instantly be able to tell what kind of showers you take, based on the presence or lack of mold and mildew in your bathroom. Beyond that, there are a few more things a plumber can determine just by taking a peek in your drains. Curious what they are? Our team at Steve’s Plumbing & Heating explains below.

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