Keep an Eye Out for Those Winter Roofing Problems

Keep an Eye Out for Those Winter Roofing Problems

Winter weather is upon us in the Pittsburgh region, and if there is one thing you want to be sure to depend on, it’s a warm, cozy home. When you’ve braved the elements sprinting from your car to the front door, you fancy nothing more than hot cocoa or coffee and the...
Preventing Frozen Gutters and Downspouts

Preventing Frozen Gutters and Downspouts

One of the more frustrating winter weather challenges is frozen gutters and downspouts. Winter can be taxing for homeowners in Pittsburgh and surrounding communities, particularly in climates such as the Pittsburgh region, where below-freezing temperatures are common...
Time to Tackle Those Potential Winter HVAC Problems

Time to Tackle Those Potential Winter HVAC Problems

Winter is upon us. And let’s face it, nothing beats the feeling of coming home to a warm house when the temperatures outside are dropping like a lead brick. That said, most homeowners look to prepare their HVAC systems for cold weather since the last thing they want...
The What, How, Why and Prevention of Ice Dams

The What, How, Why and Prevention of Ice Dams

Icicles hanging along the eaves of your house may look stunning, but they are more likely to spell trouble. That’s because the same circumstances that allow icicles to form – snow-covered roofs and freezing weather – also cause ice dams, thick ridges of solid ice that...
Pre-winter HVAC Checklist | Prepare Your HVAC for Winter

Pre-winter HVAC Checklist | Prepare Your HVAC for Winter

Your HVAC System Should Be Ready No Matter What Old Man Winter Has in Store While cold weather has been known to visit the Pittsburgh area as early as November, winter officially begins on December 21st and runs through March 20th. With all the holiday preparations...