Magnolia Plumbing, Heating & Cooling Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Silver Spring’

The Different Ways Pipeline Inspection can be Conducted

Monday, February 20th, 2017

One of the biggest frustrations with keeping plumbing pipes in good condition is the difficulty inherent in diagnosing them. When a problem develops in one of your pipes, you’re probably not going to be able to tell just by looking at it. That is, unless you have a lot of exposed piping on your property, or you like to dig them up on a regular basis. Most homeowners don’t realize that their pipes are even having issues until the damage is already done, and has begun to spread to the surrounding areas. For that reason, it’s a good idea to schedule pipeline inspection at least once a year. There are a number of different pipeline inspection techniques that can be used to isolate problems with the plumbing.

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Get Your Ducts Sealed This Winter

Monday, November 21st, 2016

Right around this time of year, everyone starts to make preparations to keep their homes warm over the next few months. That’s a good idea, to be sure, but it’s not the only thing that you need to be worried about. A heater needs the cooperation of a number of other parts in order to properly heat your home. In many cases, the ducts are a part of that equation. Duct sealing is one of the best ways to make sure your heating system is ready for the coming cold.

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It’s Time to Start Scheduling Heating Maintenance

Monday, August 29th, 2016

We’ve only got a little over a month until the cold weather starts to set in, which means that now is the time to start scheduling heating maintenance for your home. It may be tempting to skip it, and just brave the cold winder alone. However, you’ll just be setting yourself up for more problems down the road. Read on to find out why it’s so important that you schedule heating maintenance this fall.

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Should I Replace My Air Conditioner Before Summer?

Monday, March 28th, 2016

Summer is just around the corner, and most of us are busy preparing our homes for the coming heat. For most people, some professional maintenance and repairs will be enough to get their air conditioning system ready for summer. For some of us, though, that simply won’t be enough. Sooner or later, there will come a time when your air conditioner simply can’t last through another hot season. When that happens, you should replace it as soon as possible. Let’s take a look at whether you should replace your air conditioner before summer.

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How to Prevent Frozen Pipes This Winter

Monday, January 4th, 2016

One of the biggest plumbing problems you can run into during the winter is frozen pipes. More than a simple inconvenience, frozen pipes are much more likely to rupture as the water in them expands. If you don’t want to deal with ruptured plumbing pipes this winter, you need to take steps to make sure that the pipes don’t freeze in the first place. Read on to find out more about how to prepare your pipes for winter.

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