18 Mar 2021

garbage disposals
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Sacramento Plumbing Tips: Which Foods to Avoid Putting in the Garbage Disposal The piping system in every home is complicated and connects to a central water treatment plant. Putting the wrong foods down the drain can contribute to clogs that may affect a single home or the community at large. If you need any plumbing needs, make sure to speak to a t...

17 Mar 2021

sleep better with an energy savings plan
Hot weather is right around the corner. In California, you just can’t take chances with an air conditioning system that isn’t properly maintained. A system breakdown can quickly lead to soaring interior temperatures and unexpected repair costs. As the old adage goes, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” This certainly applies to cooling systems, particularly when temperatur...

03 Mar 2021

According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, Sacramento is ranked among the 100 worst cities in the United States for asthma sufferers and summer is one of the worst times. The warm weather and varying landscapes in Northern California can make it difficult to manage asthma symptoms, particularly for children eager to play outside. Air Purifiers In the Sacramento area, ...

31 Jan 2021

factors to cinsider when choosing a new ac unit
A new central air conditioning unit is an important (and expensive) investment for your home. Thankfully, you don’t have to do it very often! When the time to choose again comes around, it can be a bit of a headache to find the best option, especially since there have likely been many new additions to the market since your last purchase of this nature. Whether your last unit is kicking t...

22 Dec 2020

Attic Insulation Sacramento
Sacramento Insulation Contractor Explains Insulation Efficiency We would venture to guess that there are two main things the average person knows about insulation – It stops the transfer of heat in and out of a home, and you better not touch it if you want to avoid getting all itchy from the fiberglass! That’s a good place to start, but there’s a lot more to know, including the fact ...

10 Dec 2020

common plumbing mishaps and how to avoid them
Sometimes, life happens. One day, your house is in tip-top shape, all appliances and utilities working in perfect order; and the next, your plumbing causes a flood. Be the issue with your toilet, your kitchen sink, or your shower drain, those problems were actually a long time coming, even if the stoppage appeared seemingly out of nowhere. Many plumbing and water damage mishaps are a ...

09 Dec 2020

hiring a plumber
In need of an experienced plumber in Sacramento? There is always points to consider when faced with the task of repairing or maintaining your residential plumbing system. While we understand that there are some jobs that can be tackled by yourself, for the more serious issues nothing more than an experienced plumber will suffice. At Clarke & Rush we know that it can be daunting when...

17 Nov 2020

smartest investment for your home
One of The Smartest Investments You Can Make In Your Home! Clarke & Rush encourages our customers to take a long term approach to Smart Energy Savings while improving your homes comfort, value and monthly energy savings on your utility bills. One of the smartest investments you can make in your home is to have the proper insulation working which provides year-around comfort and savi...

09 Nov 2020

improving indoor air quality
The air conditioning unit in your home should be keeping it cool throughout the hot summer months, but it may not be keeping your air quality as high as you would like it on its own. In this article we discuss four simple ways to improve your Northern California home’s indoor air quality. Improve Ventilation in Your Home One major culprit of poor indoor air quality is stale or stagnant...

09 Nov 2020

energy efficient homes
  How Does Your Home’s Energy Efficiency Rate? How does your home’s energy efficiency rate? What grade would you give it? There’s no reason that your home shouldn’t rate as an A+ and that you save on your energy bill each month, but if you’re feeling like maybe your home energy use & bill could be lower, maybe it’s time to call the Smart Energy Savings experts at Clarke & ...