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24-Hour Emergency Plumbing in Wichita

Modern plumbing is so robust and trouble-free that we come to take it for granted. When something suddenly goes awry, we are taken aback — especially when it happens outside normal business hours. But take heart! The experts at your local 24-hour plumbing service is there to help when trouble strikes your plumbing system. Comfort…

American Standard HVAC Systems: Comfort That You Can Count On! A Brand You Trust

When you are shopping for a new HVAC system, whether for residential or commercial use, American Standard has the equipment to meet your needs. A company with a long history — dating back to the 1880s, when it pioneered clean indoor heating as a leading manufacturer of steam radiators — American Standard has become a…

New Year’s Resolutions for the Energy Saver

February is the time when we begin to reevaluate our New Year’s resolutions. What were they again? It’s common to feel guilty this time of year as we realize we haven’t put as much energy as we had hoped into make positive changes for ourselves and the world around us. Old habits are hard to…

What to Know About HVAC Systems and the Rain

With all the precipitation in the forecast, now is a good time to go over the effects of rain on your heating and air conditioning system. Luckily, your outdoor HVAC unit is designed to withstand harsh weather conditions such as rain, snow — even minor hail. Unfortunately, if your unit needs service during extreme weather,…

Are New HVAC Systems Tax Deductible?

The 2019 tax season (for tax year 2018) is upon us, which means people are trying to find ways to deduct expenses. Curious if you can write off a new HVAC system on your taxes? Are there any other energy-efficiency improvements that qualify for a federal or state tax credit? The answer is a qualified…

DIY Plumbing Repairs? Call a Pro or Do it Yourself

Of all the disasters your house might encounter, water damage caused by plumbing failure is among the most destructive. Many minor plumbing issues could be considered DIY plumbing repairs and can be repaired easily by any average person, but some require professional plumbers. Here are some basic DIY plumbing repairs you can tackle yourself. Dripping…

How to Fix Frozen Hot Water Pipes

As our weather patterns change, we are seeing more seasonal temperature extremes at both ends of the thermometer. The polar vortex phenomenon of early 2019 brought sustained cold temperatures well below zero for a large part of the United States, causing immense strain on infrastructure. The plumbing in your house is susceptible to damage provoked…

Selecting An Efficient A/C System for a Multifamily Home

Designers of multifamily real estate have various preliminary decisions to make at the start of a new project. Yet, the type of HEATING AND COOLING system that will be utilized in the property is a decision that has long-lasting ramifications. In this article, we will lay out effective A/C systems for a multifamily home. Eventually,…

What Does it Mean to be a Premier Lennox Dealership?

Comfort Systems is a Lennox Premier Dealer serving the homeowners of Wichita as well as South Central Kansas. To be chosen for this prestigious degree of service, we have gone above beyond the call duty. Our technicians are certified as well as educated to be a component of our team. In addition to supplying detailed…

Emergency Heating Measures for Winter Power Outages

Winter season is here and preparation for power outages is extremely important. Snow and Ice storms can cause power outages for hours and sometimes longer, leaving Kansans scrambling for emergency heat. It’s easier beforehand to prepare and plan than it is to look for resources during a full-blown outage. Make sure and read through the…