Entries by Daniel Kodam

7 Common Plumbing Problems That Old Homes Face

There’s something enchanting about old homes, but they tend to share one big secret: faulty plumbing, heating, and air conditioning systems. Although it’s relatively easy to identify and replace broken furnaces and air conditioning units, it’s not always the case with defective pipes.

Your HVAC Questions Answered

For first-time homeowners, heating and AC installation, repair, and service are overwhelming and confusing. This is especially true if you don’t necessarily know the first thing about these complex systems. If you’re one of the many people who get a little confused about how to get started, Palo Alto Plumbing, Heating, & Air is more

What to Do When You Want Energy-Efficient Plumbing

Thanks to technology, your home can reduce the amount of energy it uses to maintain its temperature and get rid of waste. While some of this technology could be more expensive upon installation, being able to save money on water and electricity bills for the rest of your life may be a good payoff. At

Plumbing Basics Every Homeowner Should Know

You can learn a lot over the years as a homeowner. While some info you may pick up can be of a trivial nature, there are essential things you need to pick up sooner rather than later. Basic plumbing concepts fall into this category.

Ductless Heating & Air Conditioning

Most people are familiar with forced-air HVAC systems. The type of system that has a central heating and cooling component and ducts to carry the heated or cooled air throughout the house. A lot of homeowners have become frustrated with these systems due to inconsistent performance, expense of operation, and the dust they tend to

A Quick Guide to Purchasing Water Heaters

Selecting a Water Heater Over the last several years new advances in water heating technology have given the consumer many more choices than even just a short time ago. New heaters are more efficient, keep water at temperature longer, are quieter, and can save you lots of money over the life of the heater. There

Humidifiers Can Help Relieve Your Allergy Symptoms

If you suffer from allergies, you know their symptoms can make life miserable. Obviously you’d be interested in anything that can bring you relief, and that’s why you may want to seriously consider buying at humidifier for your home. What Is a Humidifier and How Does it Work? Humidifiers are electrically-powered machines that use various