Magnolia Plumbing, Heating & Cooling Blog : Archive for October, 2015

How Duct Sealing Helps Your Home Heating System

Monday, October 26th, 2015

We are officially in heating season, and that means you’re probably relying on your home heating system to keep your home warm almost every day. Even if your heating system seems to be working fine, though, it may be in more trouble than you think. Let’s look at the problem of duct leaks, and how duct sealing can help make your heating system much more efficient.

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Furnace Problems to be Aware of This Fall

Monday, October 19th, 2015

As the days get colder, you’re probably going to start relying on your furnace more and more to keep your home comfortable. That added stress makes it much more likely for problems to occur, which is why you need to keep an eye out for signs that your furnace is in trouble. The faster that you can identify a problem with your system, the faster you can call for repairs and the more damage you can prevent. Let’s take a look at some of the problems that a furnace can run into, and the symptoms they present.

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How An Automatic Shutoff Valve Can Save You Thousands of Dollars

Monday, October 12th, 2015

Do you know where the water shutoff valve in your home is? Every home has one, though sometimes it is located elsewhere on the property and not within the home itself. If not, you should find out, as it’s vital during a plumbing emergency. The water shutoff valve controls the flow of water into your home by opening or closing the water line. While it is very important for shutting off the flow of water during a plumbing emergency, it has a number of flaws that need to be addressed. Read on to find out how an automatic shutoff valve can better protect your home from water damage.

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The Benefits of Installing a Heat Pump This Fall

Monday, October 5th, 2015

As we move through the fall season, more people are going to start looking for new heating options before winter sets in. If you’re one of those people, you should consider installing a heat pump. Heat pumps offer a number of unique advantages over traditional heating systems. Let’s take a look at what a heat pump is, and how it can benefit you.

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