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4 Eco Services Offers Advice For Lowering Utility Bills While Away On Vacation

4 Eco Services, a local plumbing, heating and air conditioning service company is offering money saving tips for homeowners: set water heaters to “vacation mode”, turn off the water to the home if the vacation will last more than three days, turn the thermostat up — rather than turning off the air conditioner — and inspect faucets, toilets and sprinklers for leaks. Leaving the air conditioner on and setting the thermostat to 78 °F will keep air moving throughout the home, save costs associated with cooling down the home, and protect it from getting too hot and potentially damaging wood floors, doorways and furniture.

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7 Steps to Summer-Proof Your Home

Summertime is a time for fun, sun and vacation. But when you get home at the end of the day, you expect cool air and a place to relax from all of the excitement. During the summer months, controlling the heat indoors is critical to everyone’s sanity. We’ve laid out 7 steps you can take to make sure your home stays nice and cool this summer.

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When a Plumbing Problem Turns Into Disaster

Plumbing problems are never a welcome sight. Water damage refuses to knock on the door and instead seeps in through walls, floors, and ceilings, forcing homeowners to frantically call the local plumber. An obvious plumbing problem can be evident through leaky faucets or fractured pipes, but invisible leaks can lead to plumbing emergencies.

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If You Plan on Staying Cool This Summer

Unless you live on the equator in a third-world country, summer heat is manageable. Stay indoors, crank up the A/C, indulge in ice-cold smoothies, and you’ll avoid the heat wave. If your summer plans don’t include the A/C breaking down, then you need to schedule regular A/C maintenance.

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