A grease trap is a receptacle into which wastewater flows before entering the drainage system. It’s responsible for intercepting most greases, fats and solids while allowing water to proceed through. In this post, a trusted plumbing and radiant heating contractor discusses the importance of grease traps, especially in commercial kitchens.
The capacitor is one of the most important components of an air conditioning system. It’s also prone to failure, and when this happens, it can affect the performance and efficiency of the whole unit. Countryside Plumbing & Heating, Inc., your trusted contractor for your electric heater and heat pump needs, explains further here.
While every commercial building has its own unique set of plumbing requirements, plumbing issues aren’t as unique. In today’s post, a local plumber and provider of electric heaters, Countryside Plumbing & Heating, Inc., shares the common reasons for commercial plumbing service calls.
Summer is only a few weeks away, and you’ve probably already started cranking up your air conditioner as the days become hotter. While turning it up may help make your home feel more comfortable, it also increases the risk of a power surge. In today’s post, HVAC and electric heater contractor Countryside Plumbing & Heating, Inc. shares
Have you ever noticed white or brown stains around your faucets and bathroom fixtures? These are mineral deposits caused by hard water, which can cause clogs and make cleaning difficult if not addressed properly. Our water and radiant heating specialists at Countryside Plumbing & Heating share their insight on how to deal with them here.
It’s common knowledge that appliances can malfunction if they haven’t been used in a while. But does this apply to air conditioners as well? In general, if you haven’t used your air conditioning unit for three or four months, it should still work just fine when you turn it on for the first time since
Is tap water safe to use if there’s some discoloration? It depends on the cause, and the color can give you an idea of what’s causing it. Here’s an overview of the usual suspects behind water discoloration:
Knowing how to shut off your home’s main water supply is just as important as knowing how to reset a circuit breaker, particularly in situations that require an appointment with an emergency plumber. Here Countryside Plumbing & Heating, Inc., discusses how to locate your home’s main water shut-off valve and why this is important.
The cold, frosty winter season is here. Now is undeniably your last chance to fix up your heating equipment and make sure it’s ready to go before firing it up. In addition, you should also think about ways that you can prevent heat loss to effectively boost your home’s energy efficiency and save on energy
As with dripping water from air conditioning units, you should never overlook a water leak coming from your water heater. What seems like a minor issue now can actually become a major headache later on, leaving your home vulnerable to water damage and mold formation. But how exactly do you deal with a leaking water heater?