22 May 2019

is replacing my ac compressor worth it
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text bb_tab_container=""] Is Replacing My AC Compressor Worth It? If your AC system stopped working, you’re probably wondering whether it would be worth it to replace just the AC compressor or the entire AC unit. The experts at Clarke & Rush explain some of the factors you should consider. Step #1: Confirm the AC Compressor Needs Replacing You need t...

15 May 2019

signs your water heater is going out
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text bb_tab_container=""] 7 Signs Your Water Heater is Going Out Most of us rarely think about our home’s water heater tucked away in the basement or utility room until there seems to be a problem. Sometimes, water heater defects can be quite dramatic, such as when a major leak springs and water gushes out of the water heater tank. But more often, problems...

08 May 2019

types of home windows
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text bb_tab_container=""] Types of Home Windows The windows you install in your home impact more than just the aesthetics of your home. They determine the amount of UV rays that come through and can even impact your energy bill. If you are looking to install new windows or just replace broken or old ones. You should know the different types that are availa...

01 May 2019

do energy efficient windows increase home value
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text bb_tab_container=""] Do Energy Efficient Windows Increase Home Value? When it comes to home improvement and renovations, you want to get the most out of what you invest in, especially if it’ll last you over fifteen years. Energy efficient windows are a home improvement worth investing in. So, do energy efficient windows increase home value? In this ar...

24 Apr 2019

Maintaining Your AC unit - Clarke & Rush
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text bb_tab_container=""]Maintaining Your AC Unit Your AC unit is exposed to varying environmental conditions that gradually reduce its efficiency and effectiveness. So, it’s important for each homeowner to educate themselves about good the AC unit maintenance practices so that it remains reliable. In this article, we discuss some of the things that profe...

17 Apr 2019

frequently asked questions about solar energy - Clarke & Rush
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text bb_tab_container=""] Frequently Asked Questions About Solar Energy Q: How Can Electricity Be Generated from the Sun? A: When you expose certain semiconductors, such as silicon, to sunlight, the materials discharge a tiny amount of electricity. This “photoelectric effect” explains how sunlight is converted into electricity. It should be noted that ...

10 Apr 2019

Installing New Home Windows - Clarke & Rush
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text bb_tab_container=""] Installing New Home Windows The task of home renovation requires a lot of time and effort. Which leaves homeowners wondering where to start. The windows are generally an easy place to start since they don’t require extensive work. Homeowners looking for window replacement in Sacramento should know that there is a wide variety ...

03 Apr 2019

ow to prepare your hvac for spring - Clarke & Rush
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text bb_tab_container=""] How to Prepare Your HVAC Unit for Spring Spring is a time of transition from the colder months of the year to the warmer ones. This season provides an excellent chance for you not only get started on spring cleaning but also gives you a chance to get your HVAC unit ready for summer. Our experts at Clarke & Rush compiled a chec...

27 Mar 2019

Common dishwasher problems solved - Clarke & Rush
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text bb_tab_container=""] Dishwasher Problems It can be costly to call a repair technician each time an appliance, such as your dishwasher, malfunctions. So, here are some simple fixes that you can implement if your dishwasher develops the following problems. Your Dishes Come Out Wet According to a Sacramento plumber, the most common reason why a dishwas...

20 Mar 2019

Furnace Maintenance in Sacramento - Clarke & Rush
Furnace Maintenance: How Often? You may be wondering whether it is really necessary for you to fork out extra money to have your furnace inspected and serviced each year on top of your other finances. In this article, Clarke & Rush explains whether annual furnace maintenance is needed. Is the Annual Tune-Up Necessary? The first reason why it is advisable to have your furnace tuned...