No one likes a cold shower – especially during the winter! But, unfortunately, sometimes problems with your water heater can lead to problems like leaks, noise, discolored water, and a shortage of hot water! At Affordable Service Plumbing and Heating, we regularly conduct maintenance on water heaters for our customers in Albuquerque and Rio Rancho. Use our handy checklist below to determine if your water heater needs a checkup - before the cold showers become a problem!
Winter heating can be expensive, especially if your system could be working more efficiently. With these tips from the caring experts at Affordable Service Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning, you can save energy and money on your bills this year.
When you have a plumbing problem, the best thing to do is call the experts at Affordable Service Plumbing and Heating. Our experienced plumbing professionals can fix your problem and get things running smoothly again - quickly and affordably. However, some plumbing issues require some quick thinking on your part to assure things don’t get out of hand - for example, an overflowing toilet. What should you do if you’re faced with this disaster? Following these steps first, may make a big difference in the outcome.
In today’s world dominated by the Internet of Things, almost anything you can imagine can be accessed via smartphone or a WiFi connection. From personal devices to kitchen appliances, smart electronics are making life easier. One smart device that is making people’s lives easier is the thermostat. “Smart” thermostats can be controlled with a WiFi connection on your phone or from another device. In fact, some of the smartest thermostats don't require you to take action at all, they learn from previous settings and adjust themselves. If you haven't yet upgraded to a Smart thermostat, let the Affordable Service team show you a few benefits of making this change.
We've all experienced it, that awful moment when your bathroom or kitchen sink is clogged up, and there's just no movement to drain the water. While Affordable Service is always available to help with your plumbing needs, it’s worth a few do-it-yourself attempts to unclog the sink first.
The last days of summer are here and that means it’s time to begin preparing for fall and winter. Is your HVAC unit ready? Here at Affordable Service Plumbing and HVAC, we want to make sure you’ll stay warm and comfortable during the cooler months ahead. We’ve put together a few quick tips to help you prepare.
When you are experiencing a plumbing emergency, the best thing you can do is get in touch with an expert from Affordable Service Plumbing and Heating as soon as you possibly can. However, there are a few additional steps you can take that may protect your home or business to mitigate the situation. We’ve gathered a few tips to guide you through this stressful situation.
Plumbing fixtures are often overlooked, but they serve a vital purpose AND they can be an attractive feature in your kitchen or bathroom. Even though they are often “workhorses,” there will come a time that your fixtures require replacement.
New Mexico monsoon season is upon us, and those of us that own swamp coolers know that it’s going to be a muggy, hot few months. At Affordable Service Plumbing and Heating, we install and perform maintenance on swamp coolers and refrigerated air conditioning units, so we know the advantages and disadvantages of both.
Affordable Service Plumbing and HVAC understands that as a homeowner, saving money on your utilities is a big concern. You are probably already doing the simple stuff, like turning off electronic items when you leave the room, not running water when brushing your teeth and turning the thermostat up (or down, depending on the season) a few degrees when you leave the house.
Nothing is more frustrating in the heat of the summer than clicking on your air conditioner and finding that it won’t work! While this can be a sign of a more serious problem, this isn’t always the case. Here are a few simple things that you can try before you call in the experts at Affordable Service Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning.