Entries by Spectora

let’s talk carbon monoxide

Gas appliances: carbon monoxide. All gas-burning appliances have the potential to produce carbon monoxide. This is because carbon monoxide (CO) is a byproduct of incomplete combustion of any fuel, including natural gas, propane, and even gasoline. When a gas appliance functions properly, it burns fuel completely and produces mainly carbon dioxide (CO2) and water vapor. […]

AC Maintenance for New Homeowners

Conquering Cool: AC Maintenance Tips for New Homeowners Congratulations on your new home! As you settle in, you might be wondering how to keep things nice and cool during the summer months. This is where your air conditioning (AC) unit comes in, and a little TLC (tender loving care) can go a long way in […]

Weep holes and why they are important

Weep holes in brick work play a crucial role in managing moisture within the wall cavity, and omitting them can lead to significant problems down the line. Here’s why: Importance of Weep Holes: Drainage: Weep holes allow any water that manages to penetrate the brickwork to drain out, preventing it from accumulating within the wall […]