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Common Plumbing Mistakes to Avoid

February 13, 2017

  In Virginia, the Vailes plumbers often get called out to peoples houses for all kinds of different reasons. From the serious to the mundane, here is a list of the most common plumbing mistakes that we see and how to avoid them. Using the wrong tool to unclog your drain. It is very important…

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What To Do If You Have No Hot Water

January 30, 2017

540-942-0198 24-Hour Emergency Service Available Request Service Online Financing There are few things more annoying than running out of hot water in the middle of a shower. But don’t panic. It’s more than likely something with your hot water heater. Typically it may be something simple that you can take care of yourself. However, some…

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Don’t Skip Your Furnace Maintenance!

January 13, 2017

A furnace is crucial to comfort in Virginia winter, yet it is often ignored when it comes to home maintenance. Usually your furnace is in a basement, closet or other low traffic area of your home, making it easy to overlook. To avoid costly, inconvenient, and possibly dangerous emergency repairs, you should always remember your…

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What Does Nate-Certified Mean?

December 28, 2016

NATE stands for North American Technician Excellence. NATE is the nation’s largest certification organization for HVAC and refrigeration technicians. It’s important to note that almost everyone in the HVAC and refrigeration industries recognizes and supports a NATE certification, although not everyone in the industry is NATE-certified. It’s a discretionary certification, and technicians can service equipment…

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Happy Holidays!

December 21, 2016
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HVAC and Thermostat Troubleshooting

December 14, 2016

The thermostat is the first thing to check if your furnace won’t turn on or is not functioning correctly. The thermostat is a heat-activated switch. It has a temperature sensor that causes the switch to open or close, which in turn completes or disrupts the electrical circuit that runs your heating and cooling system. If…

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Install a Trane CleanEffects Air Cleaner for Healthy Air in Virginia

November 28, 2016

The air we breath is just as important to our health as the food we eat or the beverages we drink. Air quality is one of the most important and least thought about contributors to our health and well being. Your indoor air can be 2 to 5 times more polluted than outdoor air, according…

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How to Save Money on Your Heating Bill this Winter

November 15, 2016

Is your energy bill too high in the winter time? Are you looking for ways to cut costs? There are a number of simple things that you can do at home to save you money. Some of them are big projects but most are simple things that you can do in your day to day…

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How Do I Know if I Need a New Furnace?

October 12, 2016

A new furnace is a big investment and can be a heavy cost for any homeowner in Virginia. It can be hard to make the decision replace your current furnace, every furnace will need to be replaced at some point in a home’s life. How do you know when it is time to say good…

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Use Zone Controls for More Efficient Heating and Cooling

September 27, 2016

Do some areas of your home stay warmer or colder even as you adjust the temperature? If you have a large home or a home with multiple stories and you are not using more than one thermostat you most likely have an uneven distribution of heating or cooling. A zone control system gives you control…

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Vailes Home Services proudly provides HVAC service to Fishersville, Staunton, Waynesboro, Afton, Churchville, Grottoes, Harrisonburg, Keezletown, Mount Sidney, Mount Solon, Raphine, Stuarts Draft, Swooope, Verona, Weyers Cave, and the surrounding communities. Visit our service area page for more coverage details, call us at 540-942-0198, or request service online today.