Mallick Plumbing & Heating Blog : Archive for September, 2016

Tips to Go Green with Your Home’s Plumbing

Monday, September 26th, 2016

You might have a green thumb when it comes to gardening, but there are places in your house where you can “go green” to both help the environment and save you money on your utility bills. If you want to have “green plumbing,” we’ve offered tips on where to start. Our professional plumbers can help you with these jobs, and they’re always willing to share more ideas with you. Don’t hesitate to give us a call!

Continue Reading

Some of the Big Benefits of a Gas Boiler for Your Home

Monday, September 19th, 2016

There are many different ways that homes can enjoy warmth through the winters here in Montgomery County. The furnace is the most common, but that doesn’t mean that it will necessarily always be the right choice for a house. If you are looking to have a heating system installed, we recommend that you consider a gas-powered boiler. Boilers remain a popular alternative to forced-air heating systems like furnaces, and for some excellent reasons. We’ve listed a few below:

Continue Reading

An Important Fall Reminder: Winterize Your Hose Bibs!

Tuesday, September 13th, 2016

September doesn’t mean the immediate end of summer and the first blast of cold weather. In fact, September can often be quite warm. But it is the time when we recommend you start to prepare your home for the cold weather ahead: getting the work done now will save you immense headaches later on.

An important job to protect your plumbing from the cold is to winterize the outdoor hose bibs. It doesn’t take long, but it can save you on expensive trouble later on.

Continue Reading

Is It Time to Replace Your Bathroom Toilet?

Monday, September 12th, 2016

The toilet is about as functional an item as a home has: a necessary fixture, but probably one which you don’t give much thought unless it needs repairs. This means that you might ignore the age of a toilet and not realize that it’s due to have a replacement. Below, we’ll take a look at indications that you should contact our bathroom plumbing professionals and arrange to have them install a new toilet (or toilets) for your house.

Continue Reading

Time to Schedule Water Heater Maintenance!

Monday, September 5th, 2016

Do you arrange for maintenance for your home’s heating system every fall? If you don’t, you should, since this is the best way to plan ahead for the winter and ensure that your family will have warmth whenever it needs it, and that the heater will operate at an energy-saving level.

But did you know that your home’s water heater also requires maintenance every year? Whenever fall arrives and you start thinking about planning for the coming winter, it’s the right time to also plan maintenance for your water heater.

Continue Reading