New Year, New Savings: Why You Should Upgrade Your Heating System

Many of us vow to manage our finances better in the new year. Whether it’s budging better, saving more for a rainy day, or trying to lower overall expenses, there’s always room for financial improvement. As you evaluate your expected wants and needs for the new year, you should consider home improvements that can lower your overall expenses. If you install a high-efficiency heating system, you can minimize energy bill costs, experience less frequent breakdowns, add to your home value, and more! In this article, the experts at Guin Service discuss the top 5 reasons you should consider upgrading your home’s heating system and how it can save you money in the future. Keep on reading to discover how to […]

Sewer Line 101: 4 Signs It’s Time For a Repair or Replacement

The holiday season is one of the best times of the year. Families gather to celebrate and get much-needed rest from work and school. But a few things, including sewer line issues, can quickly dampen anyone’s holiday cheer. Sewer line problems are messy, unpleasant, and often disrupt daily life. To avoid any wintertime fiascos, the experts at Guin Service discuss signs your home needs a sewer line repair or replacement. If you notice any of these sewer line red flags, reach out to your local plumber to keep your home in tip-top shape for the holiday season. 1. Old Age A few factors impact sewer line longevity, including the type of line material, the age of your home, items being […]

Top 5 Ways to Boost Indoor Air Quality This Winter

Many of us seek solace from the freezing temperatures by locking the windows and cranking up the heat inside our homes. While this can mean special family time and fun nights around the fireplace, your indoor air quality may suffer from the lack of outdoor circulation. As you prepare to spend more time indoors, consider how to boost your indoor air quality to avoid any allergies, respiratory issues, and other ailments that come along with poor air quality. From cleaning your air filters to vacuuming to maintaining your furnace, homeowners can do a few things to prepare for winter temperatures. In this blog, the expert team at Guin Service discusses the top five methods to improve your air quality this […]

The Importance of HVAC Maintenance: 3 Sneaky HVAC Issues

Have you ever come home from a hot day in the heat, anticipating the comfortable and chilly air in your home, only to find blasts of hot air? Or, has your heating pump broken in the middle of a chilly night, leaving you helplessly cold until morning? Luckily, preventive maintenance can keep these disasters from happening in the first place. You probably won’t notice issues like leaks, ventilation problems, and high indoor humidity until it’s too late. But, with preventative maintenance, an HVAC specialist can identify the problem before it gets out of hand. Keep on reading to learn about the 3 most common reasons for preventive maintenance from the experts at Guin Service. Leaks Air conditioning systems should absorb […]

What Is Considered a Plumbing Emergency?

A plumbing issue can crop up at any moment, and it’s never pleasant when it happens. Even a minor issue like a leaky pipe can damage your home, but the issue isn’t always so simple. A plumbing emergency can lead to serious damage within your home, or expensive pipe, drain, and fixture repairs. In a plumbing crisis, acting fast can save you a lot of money in repairs. The experts at Guin Service are here to discuss what constitutes a plumbing emergency, and three common plumbing problems that may require calling a plumber for back-up. What Is a Plumbing Emergency? While any plumbing issue may be alarming to find, they’re not always considered a plumbing emergency. A dripping leak isn’t […]

Why Isn’t My AC Cooling My Home?

Nothing is worse than a home that is sweltering hot. An AC unit that isn’t cooling your home can leave you and your family uncomfortable and cause interruptions in your daily routines. At Guin Services, our experienced technicians can repair your air conditioning unit and restore your home’s temperature back to a comfortable state. To avoid the chaos of the heat, we are highlighting the top reasons why your AC unit may not be cooling your home and when it’s time to call a professional. Old AC Unit The first thing to determine is how long the issue has been going on. If it is a new occurrence, then you may need to get your AC unit serviced. Regular maintenance, […]

4 Easy Ways To Prep For Power Outages

With tornado season incoming, it’s more important than ever to be prepared for power outages. When the power goes down, everything in your home stops dead in its tracks– the AC unit shuts off, your refrigerated goods start spoiling, and the lights fade away. And if you aren’t prepared, a power outage can put your family’s health and safety at serious risk. But we don’t want that to happen to you! To help you stay safe and ready for tornado season, we’re sharing a few helpful tips you can start using right now. Here are 4 easy ways to prep for power outages, from your friends at Guin. Tip #1: Stock up on batteries, flashlights, candles, and matches to stay […]