Aurora Plumbing Company Blog: Archive for April, 2016

The Role and Importance of Your AC Condenser Unit

Monday, April 25th, 2016

The outdoor unit of your air conditioner is probably not something you think about a whole lot. However, your outside air conditioner—called the condenser unit—plays a very important role. The inside part of your AC system is tasked with absorbing heat from your home’s air, while your condenser unit has the responsibility of releasing that heat to the air outside. Therefore, without your condenser, the warm air from your home would have nowhere to go. This heat exchange process is made possible by a few vital components.

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Could It Be Time to Replace Your Garbage Disposal?

Monday, April 18th, 2016

Many homeowners believe that their garbage disposals are indestructible and ready to handle anything you may put down your kitchen sink. However, as we discussed in a recent blog post, garbage disposals are not impervious to problems, and can in fact stop working. While the solution may be as simple as a quick repair, there will come a time that your disposal needs replacing. But what are the signs?

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AC Repairs Are Often Preventable: Schedule Maintenance Today!

Monday, April 11th, 2016

Have you ever been faced with a sudden AC breakdown in the summer? It’s not something any homeowner wants to deal with. You may have to abandon your plans for the day to find a technician willing to come out for an emergency service call, not to mention the unexpected cost. But what if we told you that you could prevent repairs by calling a technician on your own time, so that you’re not inconvenienced later on in the summer season?

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Common Bathroom Plumbing Problems

Monday, April 4th, 2016

Almost every homeowner has a tool or two available to deal with the most basic of bathroom plumbing problems. A plunger may be all you need for a clogged toilet, for example. However, there are some repairs that must be left to the professionals, as trying to do it yourself could lead to bigger problems later if you aren’t sure what you’re doing. We’ve listed some of the most common bathroom plumbing problems below.

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