Dynamic Mechanical Plumbing Heating & Air Conditioning Blog : Archive for June, 2017

Protecting Your Property with Backflow Prevention

Monday, June 26th, 2017

backflow-preventerWhat do you think of when you think of serious plumbing problems? A leaky faucet wasting water in your home? Perhaps a drainage system that always seems to slow down and clog up, no matter what you do? These are very common problems, and they are indeed serious hassles that could potentially signify even worse problems with your system. Another potential issue that you probably don’t give very much though, though, is backflow.

In fact, we’re willing to be that there is a good chance that you’ve never even heard of backflow before. That doesn’t mean that it’s not a potential issue on your property, though, or even that there are not already fail-safes in place to help protect you from the dangers that backflow can present. Today we want to talk a bit about backflow, the problems that it can cause, and who can stand to benefit from backflow prevention in Southington, CT.

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AC Tip: Keep Your Filter Fresh!

Monday, June 12th, 2017

changing-air-filterQuick, what’s the best way in which to keep your air conditioner working at peak performance and efficiency levels? That’s right: routine air conditioning maintenance. We’re going to assume that was your answer, because the fact that you are reading this blog means that you’ve undoubtedly heard us extol the virtues of regular maintenance previously. While annual maintenance is indeed important, there is one maintenance task that you can handle on your own and which cannot wait for yearly completion. That is changing the air filter in your AC.

Only with a fresh air filter in place will your air conditioner in New Britain, CT operate just the way it should. You deserve nothing less than the best that your air conditioner has to offer, and failing to change your air filter as needed — typically every 1-3 months — is a surefire way to ensure that you don’t get it. Keep the following information in mind, and contact us if you have any questions about what air filters to use or how to get them in and out of your system. 

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