5 Water Conservation Tips for Spring
Now that spring has almost arrived and snow is finally starting to leave local forecasts, Pennsylvanians are eagerly awaiting the return of beautiful blossoming trees, lush green grass, and joyfully singing birds. Water conservation efforts can help everyone enjoy a nicer spring season by decreasing pollution, delaying the destruction of local wildlife habitats, and conserving […]
What to Do if Your Basement Floods This Winter
Few household issues can cause damage to your possessions and the structural integrity of your home like a flooded basement. Unfortunately, homeowners often find themselves dealing with frozen pipes in Philadelphia during the winter season and these pipes can quickly burst and cause flooding if unaddressed. If your basement floods this winter, don’t panic—just follow these […]
Why Do Pipes Burst When They Freeze?
It’s every homeowner’s worst nightmare—frozen and burst pipes. Frozen pipes in Philadelphia don’t just make it more difficult and inconvenient to enjoy a warm bath or shower; they often burst and cause mold and mildew damage to surrounding drywall and insulation. But why do pipes freeze and burst and how can you prevent your home […]
5 Easy Ways to Save Money on Heating This Winter
Have you felt the cold chills of winter passing through your home? If you find yourself shivering when you think about your heating bill, it may be time to winterize your home and furnace system. Use these five easy tips to lower your heating bill this season while also remaining toasty warm inside! Shut the […]
How to Get Rid of Bathtub Mold
Relaxing in a hot bath after a long day of work can help you melt away the stress of the day, but a bathtub full of moldy grout can be anything but relaxing. Guaranteed Plumbing & Heating, Inc. provides more than just Philadelphia heating repair—we’re also the experts in bathtub replacements! In fact, we’d like […]
5 Shocking Statistics on Residential Water Damage
Do you know what to do in the event of a plumbing emergency? If not, you may be putting yourself and your family at serious risk of home water damage. Read on to learn five surprising statistics on water damage.
Everything You Need to Know About Heat Stroke
Did you know that the average high temperature in Philadelphia for the month of August is a whopping 85 degrees? Sunny skies may be great for a day at the pool, but high temperatures can also lead to a sudden killer—heat stroke. Heat stroke can cause permanent damage to the brain and is most common […]
Why Can’t I Pour Grease Down My Drain?
If you’re a fan of frying up bacon on a Sunday morning, you’ve no doubt heard that you should never pour cooking grease into your sink or drain. But why can’t you just use the convenience of your garbage disposal to dump the oil after you’re finished cooking?
Four Dead Giveaways Your Boiler is About to Quit
Your boiler is one of the biggest unsung heroes of your home. From enjoying a hot shower in the morning to cooking up a delicious dinner, hot water is necessary for an endless number of everyday tasks—and you have your boiler to thank! Unfortunately, most homeowners don’t think about their boilers until they find themselves […]
3 Signs That Often Lead To Drain Cleaning Service
Did you get caught up on your spring cleaning this year? If not, you’re certainly not alone. Luckily for you, there are still a couple weeks to get things tidied up around the home.