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How Many BTUs Do I Need to Heat My House in Arizona? 

One of the most common questions we receive from Arizona residents is: “How many BTUs do I need to heat my house?” While Arizona’s daytime temperatures are usually high, the evening temperatures in the winter easily drop into the low 40s. And when winter comes, you want to have an efficient heating system to keep […]

Gas Leak

How to Tell if You Have a Gas Leak: A Plumber’s Guide

To tell if you have a gas leak, look for signs such as the smell of sulfur or rotten eggs, a hissing sound near a gas line, dead houseplants, and an unusually high gas bill. If you or others feel dizziness, fatigue, or headaches, evacuate the area and call Grand Canyon Home Services immediately. While […]

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Why Does My Heat Pump Make a Loud Noise When Turning Off?

Do you often get startled by a loud noise from your heat pump as it turns off? You’re not alone.  When your heat pump makes a loud noise during a shutdown, it could be due to several reasons: the equalizing of refrigerant pressures, issues like the air filter slamming against the grille, ducts expanding and […]

Advantages of Professional Drain Cleaning

Why Get Regular Drain Cleaning? Slow drains, clogged pipes, and backed-up sewer lines are just some of the plumbing problems homeowners deal with from time to time, and with regular, daily use, these issues will inevitably come up at some point during homeownership. Luckily, these problems are easily fixed or preventable, especially with routine professional […]

These Black Inventors Helped Revolutionize Home Electricity

Meet the Inventors and Their Inventions That Have Impacted the Modern Home The history of home electrical systems is filled with pioneering inventors who pushed the boundaries of what was possible. Among them, several Black inventors stand out for their contributions to this field. They have revolutionized how electricity is used in homes, making them […]

A New Heating System for the New Year!

Start 2023 With a New Heater Installation  Installing a new heater can actually save homeowners money. Since current heating systems are significantly better at saving energy, monthly utility bills will decrease throughout the new year. This is especially true if the existing heater is over 15 years old. This blog will discuss new heater installation […]

During the Busy Holiday Season, Locate a Reliable Plumber

Three Qualities to Look for in a Plumbing Company  Homeowners need to use a professional plumber to maintain the plumbing in their homes so that it is protected. Homeowners may wind up spending more on additional repairs and constantly worrying about whether the work is done correctly if they entrust repairs and maintenance to an […]

Holiday Lights: Tips for Homeowners

Holiday Decor Preparation Preparing for the holiday season usually involves festive decorations. Whether hanging lanterns, glowing signs, or outdoor lights, more electricity is used during the holidays. Regardless of the type of light, finding what works best for the space and practicing electrical safety is critical. This blog will share holiday lighting tips, ideas for […]

Three Easy Ways to Get the HVAC System Ready for Fall

How Homeowners Can Prepare Their Heating Systems for the New Season  Autumn is a tough time for heating and air conditioning systems in Arizona. During the day, these units work overtime to keep the home cool. At night, however, they must quickly shift gears and keep the house warm. While HVAC systems can last up […]