Author Archives: Jim Steffey

The Benefits of Having Anti-Scald Devices Installed in Your Home

When the Santa Cruz River dried up a century ago, no doubt plenty of doomsayers predicted the end of Tucson as a population center. Reclaimed water from the City of

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5 Suggestions for Unclogging a Drain Before Calling a Professional

A clogged drain is something almost everybody in the world who has ever lived in a rental apartment or owned a home is familiar with. However, unclogging a drain isn’t

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10 Tips for Getting the Right HVAC Contractor

Hiring an HVAC contractor can be a nightmare if you are unsure what to look for. Not being thorough enough in your search for the most professional contractor may result

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Have You Invested in an HVAC Maintenance Plan? Here’s Why You Should

Every machine, over time, begins to fail. No piece of human engineering is perfect and without fault. In the vast majority of cases, a bit of preventive maintenance is cheaper,

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Double Duty: Houseplants Add Beauty and Clean Air to Your Home

Are you thinking about adding houseplants to your interior design? If you’re hesitating because of the upkeep associated with keeping a plant thriving, learning about the health benefits that houseplants

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UV Lights are Beneficial to Your Home: Learn How

Although many homeowners in Tucson concentrate more on the cooling aspect of their homes, especially as summer approaches, indoor air quality is just as important. One of the best ways

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10 Plumbing Maintenance Areas to Keep an Eye On

You don’t have to be a plumber to be on the lookout for potential plumbing problems. Although you may not have the expertise to repair pipes, fixtures and appliances, you can

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Low-Flow Toilets Save Water While Still Providing Ample Flushing Power

Whether you’re remodelling your bathroom or your toilet simply needs replaced, it is a good time to consider low-flow toilets instead of the traditional models. Originally more trouble than they

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Troubleshoot Common A/C Problems In Preparation for Cooling Season

The long, hot Tucson cooling season is just around the corner, and your air conditioner will be working 24/7 to keep you cool. Common A/C problems during the hottest time of the

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Reduce Allergy Attack-Causing Airborne Dust In 8 Simple Steps

Vicious heat isn’t the only thing you need to worry about in the city of Tucson. You must also tend to the accumulation of airborne dust in your home. Left

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