Lubbock HVAC, Plumbing, and Energy Management Blog

Saving Money On Your Summer Energy Bill

Posted by Todd Thompson on Jul 6, 2015 6:39:51 PM

We hope your 4th of July found you enjoying great food, family, friends and fireworks. We are in the middle of a wonderfully green summer season, thanks to all the rain.

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Keeping Your Home Safe When You Are Away

Posted by Todd Thompson on Jun 30, 2015 1:20:44 PM

Are you enjoying your summer? Do you have any vacations planned? 

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Basic Air Conditioning Tips

Posted by Todd Thompson on Jun 23, 2015 8:44:05 PM

Ever heard the saying, “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it?”

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What To Look For In Choosing A Plumbing/HVAC Company

Posted by Todd Thompson on Jun 16, 2015 10:12:15 AM

Anyone who has moved to a brand new area understands that the challenge of relocation is far more than the packing and unpacking of boxes. Once the house is put together and you’re a month into your new life, you realize you need to start over with your “professional list”. You’ll need to find a new barber/hair stylist, because no matter where you live, your hair keeps growing.  A new doctor when your kid gets strep throat.  A new dentist after you bite down wrong on that cookie. And you’ll need to find a new mechanic when the mini-van won’t go into reverse.

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Plumbing Quiz

Posted by Todd Thompson on Jun 10, 2015 1:24:43 PM

Sinks and drains and showerheads and faucets. There’s lots of plumbing in your house. Here’s a plumbing quiz that’s fun to take. And maybe we’ll even learn a thing or two!

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Air Conditioning Quiz

Posted by Todd Thompson on Jun 3, 2015 12:43:15 PM

We sure enjoy our cool air during hot days. But how much do you know about air conditioning? Here’s a fun “True/False” quiz that offers some helpful information. 

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Of Rain And Septic Tanks

Posted by Todd Thompson on May 27, 2015 1:26:30 PM

After a too long drought, Texas is receiving generous rainfall. As of this writing, Lubbock has received 7.26 inches of rain in May. Drying lakes are filling up. The flowers and trees are happy. Septic systems? Maybe not so much. 

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How Does An Air Conditioner Work?

Posted by Todd Thompson on May 20, 2015 8:19:58 PM

Summer is almost here. West Texas is enjoying an unusual and appreciated level of rain. The plants and trees are happy and the lakes are filling up after a long drought. 

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What's Stealing The Energy In My Home?

Posted by Todd Thompson on May 13, 2015 9:27:42 AM

Q: My wife and I have been shopping for new appliances. There’s nothing wrong with the ones we have. We were just thinking about getting something different. Obviously, it’s been awhile since I’ve been in the market for a refrigerator because I almost passed out when I saw the prices. They all have “energy savings” stickers on them. Are newer appliances really more efficient than the ones I have?

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What's A "Clean Out"?

Posted by Todd Thompson on May 5, 2015 1:20:03 PM
Q: This will sound like a dumb question. I’ll never be a guy that works at Home Depot. There’s about a 4 inch PVC pipe with a screw on top sticking slightly out of the ground at the end of my yard. What is it?
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