Preventive Checks Of Your Home’s Electrical System

All homeowners should conduct electrical checkups throughout the year to troubleshoot any issues and employ an electrician's services if needed. Here are some areas of your home that should be checked on. Make sure your home is childproof If you have children, or grandchildren that regularly visit or live with you, make sure all of your outlets have protectors. Another option is to put in tamper resistant outlets. This is also a good idea if you have pets, especially any puppies or kittens, who'll also be at ground level and very curious. Read More 

What You Should Know About Mosquito Control

With summer months always just around the corner, you need to consider how to tackle the issue of mosquito control. So if you're daydreaming about that summer barbecue or lazy days on the patio, there are a few things you need to know about mosquito control: It's Important To Start Early Mosquitoes are carriers for infectious diseases, like Dengue, West Nile, Encephalitis, and Chikungunya, which can sometimes prove to be fatal. Read More 

How To Replace Your Garage Door Window

Many garage doors include small windows that are prone to breakage or other damage. There are two main types of garage door windows. The first type is made up of a frame into which plexiglass or conventional glass is permanently affixed. For these, the entire window (including the frame) has to be replaced when the window is damaged. Other garage door windows have plexiglass or glass inserts that are fitted inside the framework. Read More 

Shower Odor: What You Can Do About It

When you step into your shower and are about to turn on the water, the last thing you want is to be hit with an unpleasant odor much akin to that of sewage. If your shower drain has an unpleasant odor in spite of your attempts to keep your shower clean and clear of dirt, hair, debris and the like, you likely feel as if your home and bathroom in particular is somehow defective or inherently unclean. Read More 

3 Reasons To Get Vent Cleaning

Many people do not know that there are some great services available to them from their HVAC contractors. One of these services is vent cleaning. A professional HVAC contractor, such as Bill's Plumbing Heating & Air, can come to your house and use a series of brushes, blowers and vacuums, to go through and clear out all the vents in your home. This can improve the air quality of your home, and help your AC and heater work more efficiently. Read More