Dynamic Mechanical Plumbing Heating & Air Conditioning Blog : Posts Tagged ‘New Britain’

What to Do About Toilet Leaks

Monday, July 23rd, 2018

fancy-bathroomWe don’t purport to be psychologists, and you should probably reconsider working with any plumbers that do so. That being said, let’s play a quick word association game, shall we? What’s the first thing that pops into your head when you hear the phrase “bathroom”? Was it toilet? We bet it was toilet. In fact, for many people, “toilet” is the first thing that they’ll think of when they hear the word “plumbing” in general! This makes sense to us.

After all, the toilet is an incredibly important part of any plumbing system. Its job may not be the most glamorous, but it is crucial if you want to live in a comfortable and convenient way. That is why any problems with your toilet are of such concern. Fortunately for you, you’ve already found the right plumber in New Britain for handling your toilet plumbing services in the right way—we’re talking about us. Read on to learn more about what to do when your toilet starts leaking.

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AC FAQ: Do I Have a Refrigerant Leak?

Monday, August 21st, 2017

woman-with-hand-on-headOf all of the problems that can develop with your air conditioning system, a refrigerant leak is definitely among the most serious. You see, refrigerant leaks can do extensive damage in the long run if they go unresolved.  They can also be tough for the average homeowner to spot,  meaning that they often go longer than they should without repairs. This is a really bad combination, and could eventually result in the complete failure of your system.

Now the good news — inasmuch as we can use that term when discussing this type of problem — is that a refrigerant leak is going to make manifest various warning signs that you can recognize, provided that you know what it is that you are looking for. That is the purpose of today’s post. Keep the following information in mind, and be sure to contact us if you think that you may have a refrigerant leak or any other air conditioning issues in New Britain, 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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It’s Just About Time to Get Your AC Ready for Summer

Monday, March 20th, 2017

AC-being-tuned-upOkay, so it’s not even close to hitting summertime temperatures yet. At least it seems that we may have seen the last snowfall of the year recently. That being said, it is officially spring, even if the weather outside doesn’t want to admit it. That means looking forward to the summer season, and the promise of warm, sunny days after a fairly punishing winter season. Those warm, sunny days meaning that you’ll be turning to your air conditioner before too much loner, so it is time to start thinking about getting your system ready for action.

Over the course of the next few weeks, you can start to get the ball rolling yourself. Shovel any accumulated snow off the top of your outdoor unit, and do your best to clear an area around the system. Remove any coverings that you may have put over the unit. Then, pick up the phone and contact a member of our team to schedule professional air conditioning maintenance in New Britain, CT.

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Why Choose a Boiler for My Home?

Monday, January 16th, 2017

We are firmly entrenched in the winter weather already, so you hopefully have a good heater in place. If you are thinking forward to a heating replacement when spring rolls around, or if a sudden breakdown has left you in need of a prompt heating replacement, be sure to consider the use of a boiler in your home. Boilers have quite a few benefits to offer homeowners.

Just remember that the key to getting the most from any heating system, boilers included, is to schedule service with trained professionals. That way, you can know for sure that your boiler is of the right size for your home and that it is installed properly every step of the way. Work with us, and take advantage of these boiler benefits.

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Why Can’t I Heat My Home Evenly?

Monday, December 12th, 2016

When you run the heater in your home, you should never settle for a heating performance that is merely “good enough.” You should be able to live in the comfort that you demand, and with a level of efficiency that satisfies you. Investing in good heating equipment and scheduling your heating services in New Britain, CT with us can ensure that this is the case.

There are no guarantees in life, however. It is possible that you will encounter problems of some kind with your heating system at some point. If and when you do, we recommend contacting us immediately so that we can resolve whatever issues you run into. That way, you can get back to heating your home with the success that you deserve.

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Home Winterization Tips

Monday, December 5th, 2016

There is no denying the fact that winter is rapidly coming our way. With temperatures as cold as they are, and only getting colder, it is time to start getting ready for the worst of the winter season. To do so, there are a few steps that you should take.

First and foremost, you should schedule professional heating maintenance in New Britain, CT. Once that is done, though, there are still a few steps that you should take around the house and your property. Here are a few helpful winterization tips from the professionals on our team.

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Furnace FAQ: What’s That Smell?

Monday, October 31st, 2016

Now that we are just about into November, your heating system is going to be running with some regularity. In order to ensure that your home heating system functions as effectively and reliably as possible — not to mention safely — you need to have any problems with it resolved promptly. One common indicator that something is wrong with a furnace is a strange odor coming from the system.

Don’t ignore strange odors coming from your furnace in New Britain, CT. They can tip you off to serious problems in development. Read on, and contact us the moment that you suspect the need for heating repairs. 

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Is an Oil to Gas Conversion Worthwhile?

Monday, September 19th, 2016

Yes, we certainly think so. For a long time, heating oil was really the way to go when it came to keeping one’s home comfortable throughout the coldest time of the year. Things change, though, and this is as true in the heating industry as it is in any other facet of life. That is why we recommend that you seriously consider an oil to gas conversion in New Britain, CT.

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Consider an Oil to Gas Conversion This Year

Monday, August 29th, 2016

For a long time, heating oil was the obvious choice for homeowners looking to fuel their home heating systems effectively. In this day and age, though, homeowners are always on the lookout for cleaner, more affordable, and more environmentally friendly options. That’s why you don’t see coal being delivered from house to house anymore.

It is also why so many people are turning away from oil and opting for the use of natural gas in their homes, instead. If you are interested in doing so, you’ll need to schedule a professional oil to gas conversion in New Britain, CT. We offer this unique service, so give us a call to discuss your heating options.

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