Do you know where the emergency water shut-off valve is located in your home? Is your water heater running efficiently? Is your A/C operating at its peak? This is only the beginning of a long list of questions most homeowners should be able to answer, but the reality is most of us don’t have the time or energy to become experts in home plumbing, electrical and HVAC systems. That’s why our Premier Maintenance Program was created specifically with homeowners in mind!
Where would we be without the humble battery? Take a moment to think about how different the world around you might be without the invention of the battery. In modern society, portable power isn’t something we think about every day because it’s so easily accessible. It’s incredible to think about how much we rely on this simple form of energy for our everyday lives.
Have you already made your New Year’s resolutions? Well, J&A South Park would like to add a couple more to your list. This year, we are including home electrical resolutions – to help ensure both a safe and energy-efficient New Year. In addition to eating healthier, exercising more and losing a few unwanted pounds, you might want to consider adding these electrical improvements to your list of New Year resolutions.
Perhaps you’re entertaining guests, maybe decorating your home, or finishing up some Christmas gift shopping. Whatever the occasion, it’s easy to get caught up in the holiday spirit. Holiday decorating, including lights, trees, and wreaths, can help put your household in the holiday spirit. Unfortunately, the winter holidays are also a prime time for residential fires triggered by an upsurge in the energy consumed to power your lighting displays and Christmas trees, as well as the energy spent to prepare holiday feasts and entertain family and friends in your home....
Chilly temperatures in fall should serve as a reminder of the harsher winter months ahead, so make sure to keep up with your house’s plumbing basics, so you’re well prepared for any would-be problems associated with freezing temperatures. Follow our, Easy Fall Steps to Prepare Plumbing for Winter, and preserve your home's plumbing this year!
Smart technology for the home has everyone talking. Homeowners now have more control than ever before over the systems and features in their home. And these technologies can be built into nearly every aspect of the home. Interested in learning more about smart home technology? We have some great tips on innovative smart home technology that will make your life easier! ...
New Home Checklist You’ve Just Moved to Your New House. Not to Worry! So, your move to your new home in your new neighborhood has reached its final phase. You find yourself at the beginning of your new life, surrounded by safely-packed and highly stacked boxes, and somewhat dumbfounded [...]
Electrical Checklist: Quality Control for Your Workplace Electrical Hazards Can Be Averted if Quality Assurance Is Asserted Today, we are going to contend that it’s important to include identifying the risks associated with electrical hazards and their removal from the workplace as part of a quality assurance program, be [...]
Avoiding Summer Electrical Issues The Heat Goes On Ah, yes, the summer season is upon us. It’s time for swimming, boating and, of course, firing up the bar-be-que. However, as we kick back and embrace the summer weather, the season also causes a lot of aggravation for homeowners, especially [...]
HVAC System Maintenance is the Cool thing to do! There is almost no feeling in the world more pleasing than the arrival of warm weather in Pittsburgh. The sun and pleasant air are applauded by everyone after a seemingly interminable winter has come to an end. People’s moods are [...]