When the summer heat kicks in and you're trying to stay cool, it's important to know that your air conditioner is up to the task.  The same is true when it's cold and the furnace is on the fritz.  You never want to be in this scenario and not know who or where to turn to get reliable and professional HVAC help that can get your home back to comfortable levels.  Finding local HVAC pros near you is a lot easier when you can read reviews and see ratings from real customers who have used the heating and cooling service in the past.

It's always good to know what questions to ask and the tips for hiring an HVAC contractor, as well as cost to install a new A/C and the difference betwen HVAC brands.

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Draining a water heater is a do-it-yourself job.
Anytime a contractor tells you that you have a code violation, seek the opinion of at least two more reputable professionals in your area to help make sure what you’re being told is legitimate. When in doubt, contact your local code enforcement agency. (Photo courtesy of Angie's List member Michael K.)
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Is there such a thing as a water heater code violation that a plumber could charge for?
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Don’t wait for a catastrophe: Be alert for these indicators that your water heater is about to fail.
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Tankless water heaters save money in the long run, but initial costs are higher than tank models.
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A 50-gallon tank averages between $795 and $2,800 for the unit and installation, depending on different variables.