How to Talk to Your Kids about Saving Energy (and Money)

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How to Talk to Your Kids about Saving Energy (and Money)

Energy conservation is a complex subject, and even people who are committed to saving energy often have completely different justifications; one family might be concerned about climate change, while another just wants to keep energy bills low, whatever your reasons, when the family (especially […]

Different Ways Your Plumbing Can Spring A Leak And How To Detect The Problems

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Water leaks in the home can happen anywhere, anytime. Something that starts out as a small drip can turn into a major leak that floods your home. Most of the time it catches you off guard. See, all leaks start out small, a drip here and a drip there. But as time goes by these […]

Shower Valves: When To Repair, When To Replace And How To Spot Problems

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There’s a lot more that that goes into the function of our daily shower than meets the eye. Sure, all we have to do is turn the faucet on and get in, but behind the walls are a variety of pieces all working together to provide us with clean, pressurized water at the right temperature. […]

Variable Speed Compressors Increase Energy Efficiency And Save You Money

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When you’re at a stoplight and the light turns green, do you put your foot down on the gas pedal as hard as you can and take off? Sure, you might do this sometimes if you’re in a hurry, but most of the time you take it nice and slow and gradually achieve your desired […]

Say Goodbye To Rain And Hello To Fire Ants: Get Protection Now!

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Rain, rain, go away! One thing every Houstonian has in common right now is that we are sick and tired of all this rain! For the past few weeks the greater Houston area has seen nothing but dark skies and torrential downpours, but we are not the only ones waiting for the sunny weather. Fire […]

Water Damage Restoration Helps Clean Up Memorial Day Flooding

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Memorial Day is supposed to be a day spent with family, eating bbq, and remembering those who died in service to our country. But in Houston, Memorial Day 2015 will be remembered as the day of the unexpected flash flood. Over 10,000 homes were damaged and some areas of Houston experienced over 11 inches of […]

A Flea Treatment Plan Will Protect Your Pets And Your Home

Flea Treatment It’s one thing for a bug to bite us, but when they start biting our pets things go to a whole different level. Fleas are bloodsuckers. They love the heat, love to live on animals, especially dogs and cats, and feed all day long. In fact, a female flea consumes 15 times her […]

The Electricity Minder Can Save You Up To 25% On Monthly Bills!

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Everybody knows the basics of saving money on the electric bill — turning off the lights when we leave a room, set the thermostat on a moderate temperature, and use fans and shade to keep our home cool. These small tricks can amount to real savings. But what if there was something else you could […]

Does Your AC Unit Take A Long Time To Start? Check Your Capacitor!

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Sometimes, we need a little extra help getting started. Getting out of bed on Monday morning is tough until a cup of hot coffee gets us moving a little faster. Even your air conditioning needs a little jolt sometimes. The amount of energy your AC unit uses depends on its make, model and age and […]

Stay Cool This Summer And Save Money With These Energy Savings Tips!

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Although the official start of summer is still over a month away, here in Houston we are already starting to feel the heat and humidity. And sure, the summer brings with it a lot of fun, but it can also bring high monthly utility bills. The average cost for electricity in Houston in July is […]