Summertime is considered a relaxing season. Sunshine, longer days, more time outdoors, and the opportunity to lounge by the swimming pool are all things that help make this time of year a favorite for many. Although "summer" represents a break for many, it does not mean your plumbing is taking a break. In fact, with more people at your home, there may be even more strain on your system during summer. There are, however, some things you can do to make things run more smoothly. Here are a few tips from the experts at Affordable Service.
Your septic system is a critical part of your home or business and if not serviced properly, can lead to tens of thousands of dollars of repair work. The technicians at Affordable Service HVAC and Plumbing would like to remind you of some simple steps to keep you from major headaches down the road.
After continued use, the residue and food particles left behind causes an unpleasant smell to your garbage disposal. When this happens, it should be a red flag that your disposal unit needs some cleaning. You don't necessarily need to invest in special products or seek help from expert technicians to get the job done. You can get your disposal back to normal and have it clean and smelling fresh with the basic items you already have in your kitchen. Here are five steps to you can take according to the Affordable Service team.
The dishwasher is one of the most convenient and useful appliances in our homes. It washes and sanitizes our plates and utensils all with a push of a button. It saves us time, allowing us to get back to spending quality time with our family and friends. Nothing is more frustrating than expecting a dishwasher full of clean dishes, only to find the water in the dishwasher did not drain. Below are a few reasons why the water in your dishwasher may not have drained and what to do.
Whether you are a homeowner, or someone renting and concerned with the proper maintenance of your home's HVAC system, it’s important to understand how to keep things running smoothly, especially during hot New Mexico Summers. Here are a few tips the Affordable Service team suggests following to ensure your AC keeps you cool this Spring and Summer.
At Affordable Service, we take pride in our work and the ability to help those in the Rio Rancho, Albuquerque, and surrounding areas. We are honored to announce that the Affordable Service team has been presented with the 2020 Carrier President’s Award for Excellence.
Spring is here, which means it’s time to think about your cooling system. Our expert technicians at Affordable Service are ready to help you get ready for warmer weather by completing an extensive check of your HVAC system. No matter what kind of cooling unit you have, it’s important to maintain it now before the weather gets too hot!
There’s nothing like starting your day with a warm shower or coming home and relaxing in a hot bath to relieve the stress of the day. If your hot water is running out faster than expected, then it’s time to figure out what’s going on with your water heater.
Whether you have low water pressure throughout your home or are only experiencing it in one bathroom, it’s important to explore the issue and look for resolutions. The first step is to check your plumbing system for easy fixes that you can do at home.
When you’re a first-time homeowner, you may have a lot of mixed emotions. While it’s a great feeling to no longer have to pay rent, you may suddenly realize that you’re responsible for the plumbing when things go wrong. At Affordable Service, we suggest you be proactive and take the time to learn about your plumbing, HVAC, and the other home utilities.
Bath bombs have recently become very popular. What's not to like? A bath is already a soothing experience for most people, and bath bombs can make that experience even better by adding a plethora of great scents and colors. Although bath bombs provide a pleasant experience, they can also harm your drain and pipes. It’s important to know what to look out for when it comes to drain clogs and issues.
When you’re a pet owner, you do everything you can to make your animals comfortable. Pets are members of the family, your protector, and make your home a welcoming place. They also bring with them pet hair and dander that can clog up your HVAC system. Our expert technicians at Affordable Service have worked with many pet owners and recommend taking these steps for maintaining your heating and cooling system:
Over time, a furnace can experience a variety of issues. It’s important to understand the most common types of problems in order to find an immediate solution to avoid further issues. Here are a few examples of the top furnace problems and the best ways to fix them, according to the Affordable Service Team.