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.
Your dishwasher saves you plenty of time in the kitchen. In order for your dishwasher to work properly, the water line leading up to it should be kept in good condition. Affordable Service Plumbing and Heating knows that a problem with the water line can be frustrating, so look for these signs that it might need to be replaced, before it causes you any unnecessary headaches!
While most of us are thankful for the warmer spring weather, we can probably do without the seasonal allergies that accompany it. Runny noses, watery eyes, and sneezing are all annoying symptoms of spring allergies. If you suffer from seasonal allergies, there’s not much you can do about the allergens in the air outdoors, but you can improve the quality of the air in your home or business.
The garbage disposal in your kitchen is one of the hardest working appliances in your home. Shredding and breaking down food scraps is a tough job, so it’s important to take care of your garbage disposal! Without proper maintenance, the garbage disposal can easily clog, and a clogged garbage disposal is an inconvenience most would rather avoid.
Spring is almost here. We’re already seeing the first blossoms of plants in our gardens and enjoying the cheerful chirping of birds as they build their homes. It’s a beautiful time of year, but with the rise in temperature comes the time for homeowners and business owners to think about their heating and cooling system. Before the summer heat arrives, call Affordable Service Heating and Cooling to check up on your refrigerated air system – this can extend the lifespan of your AC unit and help you save money on your energy bills!
Many older homes, especially in Albuquerque and Rio Rancho, were built with electrical panels designed to provide 100 amps or less for the entire home. Your electrical panel, is the heart of your home’s electrical system. It determines how much power is available to all lights, appliances and electronics in your home.
Water is a scarce resource in New Mexico’s arid high desert climate. In light of the fact that our state has been struggling with drought for the past few years, conserving water is more important than ever! At Affordable Service, we want to do our part to safeguard this precious resource. Here are some ways you can do your part to reduce our overall water consumption in New Mexico!