How Cottonwood Season Can Damage Your AC

As we transition from spring to summer, cottonwood fluff emerges. This seemingly innocuous byproduct of cottonwood trees can pose a significant threat to your air conditioner, risking both its efficiency and lifespan. Read on as Countryside Plumbing & Heating, Inc. explores the impact of cottonwood season on your cooling system and how to maintain a comfortable

DIY Drain Cleaning Mistakes to Avoid at All Costs

When faced with a slow or clogged drain, it’s tempting to resort to a quick DIY solution. However, without the proper knowledge and tools, these attempts can easily lead to more significant, costly problems. In this post, a local expert in plumbing and electric heaters discusses the most common drain cleaning mistakes homeowners make and offers guidance

Why Should You Secure an HVAC Replacement Permit?

When it comes to ensuring the safety, efficiency, and legality of HVAC systems, obtaining a permit for replacement or installation is not just a recommendation—it’s a requirement. While the process might seem like an additional step, it serves multiple critical functions that benefit homeowners directly. In this post, Countryside Plumbing & Heating, Inc., your trusted

Emergency vs. Scheduled Plumbing Service

Homeowners often face plumbing issues that demand immediate attention, but the decision to call for emergency repairs is not always clear-cut. In this article, we explore various scenarios in which you might need to call an emergency plumber, as well as situations where it would be better to wait for a scheduled service.

Is a Central Heating System a Good Choice for Your Home?

Having a reliable and efficient central heating system is a necessity in homes because of the comfort it provides. As homeowners in the region consider new heating solutions, questions about system efficiency, costs, maintenance, and home value impact are at the forefront. Read on as Countryside Plumbing & Heating, Inc., a trusted HVAC expert and emergency

Does My Home Need a Grease Trap?

When it comes to the inner workings of a residential plumbing system, the grease trap is not always the first thing that comes to mind. In this article, Countryside Plumbing and Heating, Inc. explains why this plumbing component is a great way to manage kitchen wastewater.

Should I Repair or Replace My Furnace?

When the furnace starts showing signs of trouble, a common question arises: should it be repaired or replaced? This decision is critical as it can significantly impact your home’s comfort, energy consumption, and even your carbon footprint. In this blog, Countryside Plumbing and Heating, Inc. will explore the factors to consider to determine which solution makes

The Importance of Water Heater Flushing

Flushing your water heater is a critical maintenance task that often goes overlooked, but it’s essential for ensuring the longevity and efficiency of your water heating system. The frequency of flushing your water heater depends on several factors, including the type of water in your area, the water heater’s age, and its overall condition. In

Should You Cover Outdoor HVAC Units in Fall and Winter?

As the crisp autumn air signals the approach of winter, you may be considering ways to protect your home and outdoor HVAC units from the weather elements. Covering the outdoor HVAC unit in fall and winter is a topic that has sparked countless debates among homeowners and HVAC professionals alike. In this post, Countryside Plumbing

Your Basic Plumbing Maintenance Checklist for Fall

As the leaves start changing and the temperature drops, there’s no denying that fall is upon us. This doesn’t only mean pumpkin-spiced recipes and cozy sweaters; it’s also time for your annual plumbing maintenance. Staying on top of this task, in addition to maintaining your air conditioning units, can help prevent costly repairs. Check out this