24 Nov 2020

HVAC Contractor
Remodeling home. What should I fix first? Where do you start when remodeling a home? To figure that out, you have to ask yourself a few questions. First, what are you able to remodel yourself and what will require a licensed contractor? Second, what is your budget?You will need to acquire permits, purchase materials, and hire contractors, so this question will likely determine the e...

16 Nov 2020

can window replacement save you money - Clarke & Rush
Thanksgiving Day Plumbing Problems There are typically two rooms of the house that will incur plumbing problems on Thanksgiving Day - the kitchen and the bathroom.Obviously, with all the food scraps being thrown down the garbage disposal, your kitchen plumbing takes a mean whooping. Then there are the family members who have stuffed themselves to the point of unbuttoning their pants...

16 Nov 2020

tips for making your home energy efficient
3 Ways to Increase Home Value1. Upgrade for Energy Efficiency According to a panel of real estate agents surveyed, energy efficiency upgrades that were promoted in home listings proved to be rather valuable. The question is; which energy efficient options should you focus on as the homeowner?In a 2019 Home-buyers report, put out by the National Association of REALTORS® Research ...

11 Nov 2020

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Holy HVAC! We know it is tempting to take on home improvement projects by yourself, and often enough, it turns out just fine. But then there are the times it doesn’t. In this article we rounded up the top 5 weirdest things we could find. The internet does not disappoint! Let’s take the lead from these DIYers and dive into these head first. 1. One more ought to do it!seen at: greenb...

26 Oct 2020

heating repair and service
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Winterize Your Home Tip #1 Decrease Heat Loss From WindowsOne of the easiest ways to begin to winterize your home is to change your curtains out during the cold months. This can help to decrease heat loss from your windows. Choose a heavy weight material, or thermal lined curtains to keep the heat from escaping.You’ll also want to be sure that ...

05 Oct 2020

Keep Your Home Warmer This Winter With New Windows - Clarke & Rush
Winters can be very cold in Sacramento. The extremely cold temperatures are not something most people want to experience. That’s why most people want to stay in their warm home during the winter. Clarke & Rush shares how to keep your home warmer this winter with new windows!While houses do a good job at keeping the cold out, there are things that would affect its warmth. There ar...

30 Sep 2020

How bad is wildfire smoke for your health? According to the EPA, the largest threat from smoke is the particulates. The microscopic debris accumulated in the air enters the lungs and can even make its way into the circulatory system due to its finite size.The health problems that can arise from the inhalation of these particles ranges from minor irritations like burning eyes and sin...

25 Sep 2020

can window replacement save you money - Clarke & Rush
The truth is that window replacements can pay for themselves if the homeowner selects high quality and energy-efficient windows. The savings will come from two directions. First, you’ll notice that the cool or warm air in your home stays in your home instead of escaping through the window’s cracks. Secondly, many newer window types, such as those with fiberglass or vinyl frames, don’t re...

09 Sep 2020

Attic Insulation Sacramento
Home insulation comes in many forms. To find the best insulation for your home you need to decide:Where you will be adding the insulation The R-Values recommended for those areasWhat is R-Value? R-Value refers to the thermal performance of the insulation. Proper installation is highly important, as it will affect this value and the insulation's ability to perform at its bes...

07 Sep 2020

blown cellulose insulation
What Is Blown-In Insulation? Applying blown-in insulation refers to the process by which any one of various loose materials, such as cardboard, recycled newspapers and any other wood materials are spread in wall joists, cavities and anywhere else where the insulation needs to be improved.The effectiveness of insulation material or product is given as an R-Value. The higher this numb...