By Gemma Chriss

Though do-it-yourself projects have steadily increased in popularity, there are some tasks that are best left to the professionals. For instance, anything related to the heating system in one’s home should not be handled by an eager DIYer. With fall just around the corner, some residents throughout the Uniontown, Ohio; Tallmadge, Ohio; and Fairlawn, Ohio areas may be thinking about saving money on seasonal furnace repair by doing the work themselves. However, the residential heating experts from Bill’s Heating and Cooling (330.794.4309) are quick to advise against this course of action. In addition to not knowing what to look for when performing a furnace check-up, an inexperienced homeowner can risk serious injuring by attempting furnace maintenance without the proper skills and tools. Read the rest of this entry »

By Gemma Chriss

Trademark Exteriors_LogoA house should be a reflection of the people living inside of it. Unfortunately, this isn’t the case for many residents throughout the Canton, Ohio; Coshocton, Ohio; and Mansfield, Ohio areas. Whether it’s a budgetary issue or a simple lack of inspiration, a number of homeowners opt to keep the existing structure as-is instead of making any renovations. For those who still want to improve the look and feel of their dwelling, the remodeling team from Trademark Exteriors can help. With a wide range of high-quality products available, including vinyl and fiber cement siding, Trademark Exteriors has an option to fit virtually every style and price range imaginable. And since these residential contractors have a significant amount of experience when it comes to installing replacement doors, windows, siding, and more, those who enlist their help can feel confident that the job will be done correctly. Read the rest of this entry »

By Gemma Chriss

There’s been a noticeable chill in the air recently, prompting residents throughout the Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio and Fairlawn, Ohio areas to turn off the AC and prepare for fall. Though Ohio weather is unpredictable at best, it’s safe to assume that temperatures will continue to drop over the coming weeks. With that in mind, local homeowners should consider getting a head-start by enlisting the help of an HVAC technician for an early furnace inspection. Making seasonal furnace maintenance and repair a top priority ensures that residents will stay warm and cozy through the fall and winter months, which is why Bill’s Heating and Cooling (330.794.4309) recommends performing a thorough check-up of one’s heating unit sooner rather than later. Read the rest of this entry »

By Gemma Chriss

Bell Plumbing_LogoUnlike renters, homeowners aren’t always quick to address issues that require the help of a professional. This is largely due to the fact that most contractors charge an astronomical fee for their work. As a result, homeowners can inadvertently cause a minor issue to evolve into a major problem that costs hundreds, if not thousands, of dollars to fix. That’s why Bell Plumbing urges residents from Dover, Ohio to Canton, Ohio to call as soon as they notice anything abnormal about their toilet, sink, garbage disposal, or pipes. Having spent the last thirty years providing Bolivar, Ohio areas residents with affordable, high-quality plumbing services, these professional plumbers have seen nearly every plumbing disaster one could imagine. More often than not, such dilemmas could have been avoided by bringing in a licensed plumber for drain cleaning, sink replacement, or some other related task. Wanting people to learn from others’ mistakes, Bell Plumbing advises individuals on when to bring in an expert. Read the rest of this entry »

By Gemma Chriss

Trademark Exteriors_LogoThough many people decide to take on home remodeling projects for cosmetic reasons, it’s worth noting that choosing the right products can have a huge impact on performance as well. Residents throughout the Strasburg, Ohio; Loudonville, Ohio; and Baltic, Ohio areas get the opportunity to learn about such products when they enlist the help of the residential contractors from Trademark Exteriors. With energy-efficient windows, glass and steel entry doors, and more, this local home improvement company has a wide range of options from which to choose, and their staff members are happy to offer recommendations based on a client’s budget and needs. Read the rest of this entry »

By Gemma Chriss

Trademark Exteriors_LogoThose interested in exterior home remodeling may find it to be a more difficult task than originally anticipated. Not only is it important to find a contractor with sufficient experience, but one that uses high-quality materials to complete projects. Fortunately for homeowners throughout the Mansfield, Ohio and Ashland, Ohio areas, Trademark Exteriors meets the aforementioned criteria. Those looking to upgrade their dwellings with replacement doors and windows have the opportunity to choose products from a wide range of reputable manufacturers when they partner with this local business. Having installed beautiful Ply Gem windows, Masonite doors, and more for homeowners throughout the greater Wooster, Ohio area, Trademark Exteriors has proven to be an excellent choice for those wanting to improve the look and feel of their homes. Read the rest of this entry »

By Gemma Chriss

With the end of summer fast approaching, some homeowners throughout the Fairlawn, Ohio and Mogadore, Ohio areas have opted to suffer through the heat rather than bring in an HVAC specialist for an AC tune-up. Those who decide not to have their air conditioning unit serviced by a professional assume that the temperatures will soon start to drop, eliminating any need for cool air. Regardless of whether it’s a decision based on one’s budget or schedule, Bill’s Heating & Cooling near Tallmadge, Ohio makes it very clear that skipping AC service is simply not a good idea.

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Trademark_LogoBy Fiona Vernon

During the summer months, many homeowners strive to keep their residence cool on the inside through their air conditioning system. Unfortunately, outdated windows and doors could leave this system running more frequently than it should to combat the warm drafts coming in from outside. During the winter months, the drafts from outdated windows and doors could cause a home’s heating system to run more frequently as well. The more frequently these systems have to run in order to maintain a comfortable interior home temperature, the higher energy costs can become.

One way to combat these high energy costs is by investing in new home windows to replace those that are outdated and damaged. In doing so, drafts that originally caused a rise in energy costs can be drastically reduced. New home doors are also a great way to alleviate some of the drafts that may be entering a home –especially if it is the original doors to the home.

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Trademark_LogoBy Fiona Vernon

When it comes to exterior home renovations, windows can be overlooked. This is because siding, shutters, and other exterior features are often considered to be a primary part of a home’s curb appeal. In truth, the appearance of a home’s windows can enhance its exterior appearance as much as any other exterior feature. Not only this, but new home windows can help enhance the energy efficiency of a residence—especially if the windows they’re replacing are a home’s original windows. However, obtaining windows that compliment a home’s exterior design as well as function isn’t always easy to come by.

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By Fiona Vernon

Since 2000, Bill’s Heating & Cooling –located in Hartville, Ohio—has been providing a wide range of HVAC services to the Northeast Ohio region. During the spring season, the air conditioner maintenance this locally owned company offers is one of the most popular of these services. This is because maintenance is important to ensuring a home’s cooling system is in proper working order before the summer weather arrives. After all, no one wants their home’s air conditioning unit to fail when the hot weather is at its peak. For this reason and many others, Bill’s Heating & Cooling encourages homeowners from Akron to North Canton and beyond to invest in air conditioner maintenance for their A/C unit this spring.

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