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How long should a water heater last?

How long should a water heater last?

Many homeowners often ask the question, “how long should a water heater last?” Statistics show that the average lifespan of a traditional tank water heater is anywhere from eight to 12 years. Of course, there are many factors that affect this time frame. Let’s...
Why Your Heat Pump is Leaking Water

Why Your Heat Pump is Leaking Water

A heat pump is one of the most efficient heating systems available. Unlike the traditional furnace/AC combo, your heat pump is a single unit that works to keep your home comfortable all year long. Like any HVAC system, your heat pump can experience periodic problems...
The Best Tankless Water Heaters for Desert Homes

The Best Tankless Water Heaters for Desert Homes

When heating your home’s water supply, you have two choices. Your first option is a standard tank that holds about 80 gallons of hot water in reserve. The second option is a tankless water heater system, which heats water on demand, providing the homeowner with...
Do I need a water softener in Arizona?

Do I need a water softener in Arizona?

Hard water is a real pain. While it’s not a health hazard, hard water can cause scaling inside your pipes and spots on your fixtures, shorten the life of your appliances, and make washing clothes and dishes more difficult. If you look at the U.S. Geological...

The Best Furnace Brands for Arizona Homes

  The Arizona climate can take a toll on your HVAC system. From blazing hot summer days to cold winter nights, temperature extremes and plenty of dust and wind are the norm. If your furnace is older then 10 years, it’s probably time to consider a replacement....
The Negative Effects that High Water Pressure Has on a Home

The Negative Effects that High Water Pressure Has on a Home

Many homeowners in Phoenix, AZ, still consider that high water pressure is a good thing as it helps fill bathtubs within a short time and contributes to strong shower water flow. As harmless at it may initially seem to Arizona homes and businesses, high water pressure...

Chipotle and AHS have teamed up for a HUGE day of fundraising!

On Wednesday, Sept. 6 ALL Valley Chipotle locations will be donating 50% of all purchases to the Arizona Humane Society, all you have to do is pay in-store and mention AHS at the register. Let’s all make Chipotle part of our lunch and dinner plans on 9/6, and...
How to Know When to Repair or Replace Your Home’s Air Conditioner

How to Know When to Repair or Replace Your Home’s Air Conditioner

The Sunk Cost Fallacy is the source of many air conditioning repair bills throughout the Phoenix area. The “sunk cost” of something is money already invested, as in the thousands you spent on your central air conditioner oh-so-many years ago. Now, even though your...
Is Planned Obsolescence a Concern when Buying Modern-Day AC Units?

Is Planned Obsolescence a Concern when Buying Modern-Day AC Units?

Modern manufacturing technologies, improved production facilities and the drive toward creating more energy-efficient “green” appliances has extended the lifespan of almost everything. From washing machines and refrigerators to your home’s HVAC system, with...