Kennihan Plumbing & Heating, Inc. Blog

4 Reasons to Go Ductless

June 17th, 2019

It’s officially summer here in Pennsylvania! You’re probably already planning barbecues, stocking up on SPF, and pulling out all your summer clothes after a long winter. But have you checked in on your air conditioning?

This is the time of year where your air conditioner becomes a vital part of your everyday life. If you’ve struggled with your current air conditioner in the past then it’s time for you to consider other cooling options. If you’re looking for great air conditioning in Mars, PA, make sure you consider ductless cooling. Ductless systems are great for a variety of reasons. We’ll go through a few of the most compelling reasons below.

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Hard Water: How it Affects Your Home and How to Get Rid of It

June 3rd, 2019

Is your water giving you a hard time? Hard water is one of those issues that can cause a myriad of problems in your home. Solving your hard water issues can improve the quality of your home, personal comfort, and plumbing quality. If you’re ready to alleviate your home of hard water issues, make sure that you contact a plumber in Butler County, PA from our team. We’re a responsible group of technicians that can get the job done right the first time.

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It’s Time for a New Air Conditioner If…

May 20th, 2019
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Deciding that it’s time for a new air conditioner in your home isn’t always an easy move. If you’re unsure when you should make the leap to buy a new air conditioner you can contact the professionals from our team. We understand that it’s not always easy or even appealing to spend the money on a brand-new air conditioner or the installation services to go with this system.

It’s a time consuming and expensive process—not to mention how overwhelming it can be trying to get informed on the latest and greatest in everything HVAC. If you’re looking for a great new air conditioner here in Butler County, PA make sure you come to our team. We’ll go above and beyond for you—We Treat Your Home Like It’s Our Grandma’s Home!

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The Top 3 Reasons to Switch to a Smart Thermostat

May 6th, 2019
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Spring in Butler County means that the cold temperatures of winter are finally starting to warm up. The warm weather and sunlight lingering later and later into the evening is a great backdrop for you to take inventory of your life—get rid of the things that no longer serve your home and make room for new ones.

You’ve probably already started a bit of spring cleaning, but we want to bring your attention to a part of the home that’s often neglected—the thermostat. A thermostat upgrade is a great way to boost the overall quality of your home. If you need a little help deciding how to go about it, make sure you contact our team to learn more about smart thermostats in Butler County, PA.

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Late Season Heating Problems: Cracked Heat Exchangers

April 22nd, 2019

It’s finally spring here in Butler County but the temperatures are still a little chilly. You’re probably still relying on your heater to thaw you out on these cold winter mornings. We’ve had a long period of cold weather this year and record-breaking low temperatures too—your heater has been through quite a lot.

There are some common problems that arise when your heater is put to the test like this. If you notice any weird things going on with your heating system then it’s a great idea to call up a professional from our team. Schedule an appointment for heating repair in Butler County, PA. We see a lot of cracked heat exchangers during this time of year. This is an incredibly dangerous problem in any home, so we’ll run through the basics of what a heat exchanger is, what it means when it cracks, and how to fix it below.

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Invest in Your Home with Air Quality Testing

April 8th, 2019
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If someone asked you the ways that you invest in your home, your mind probably leaps to upgrades in your major home appliances, landscaping, or maybe even small remodeling efforts. These are all great ways to boost the overall quality of your home. Today we want to dive a little deeper into your home health and encourage you to boost your home through air quality testing.

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Everything You Need to Know About Boilers!

March 25th, 2019
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We find that when we’re consulting with customers about their heating option upgrades and our technicians suggest a boiler they balk. We’ve come to realize that the term “boiler” brings a lot of people’s minds to images of clanking radiators of the past. We want to take some time to today to bring our customers up to speed about everything boilers have to offer. We don’t fault you for not knowing this information already—that’s why we’re here!

Boilers are great systems for our cold climate in Pennsylvania. If you need a comfortable home at an affordable price then you can trust our team. We have all the right technicians that are licensed, knowledgeable, and experienced so that they can give you the best service available. If you want a boiler in Butler County, PA then contact our team today.

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The Signs that Winter Took a Toll on Your Heater

March 11th, 2019

Winter brings along some expected things like the holiday season, bundling up to keep warm, and cozy nights indoors staying out of the snow. A less pleasant aspect of winter is the toll that it may take on your heating system. If your heating system is old, out of shape, or just poorly maintained, you might notice that the cold temperatures of a Pennsylvania winter start to cause your heater to falter. If this is what you’re experiencing, make sure that you contact one of our heating technicians in Butler County, PA. We’re the best at what we do here, and we even provide 24/7 emergency service if you’re in a pinch.

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Looking For a Great Generator? Contact Our Team

March 7th, 2019

Are you a Butler County resident looking for a great generator? Come to our team! Not all HVAC companies are built the same when it comes to whole-home generators. Here at Kennihan Plumbing & Heating, Inc., we provide top-of-the-line service to our customers, so we only choose the best units to pair with our quality service. That’s why we offer whole-home generators from reputable brands like Honeywell.

If you’re interested in learning more about whole-home generators and how this type of system can benefit your home, stop by the Pittsburgh Home Show March 1st through the 10th. Our Kennihan booth is #2517 and right now we’re offering a $100 off promotion for whole-home generators
— there’s never been a better time to invest in your home! You can stop by to view the generators we have on display, meet our expert team, and receive great home advice.

A whole-home generator is the best way to keep your home safe and sound in the face of an emergency. Contact the Kennihan Plumbing & Heating, Inc. team to get the best models the market has to offer.

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Here’s How to Tell When It’s Time to Upgrade Your Heater…

February 25th, 2019
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As a homeowner, you might not always realize when you need to upgrade your heating system. We don’t expect you to spend your free evenings scouring the internet for the latest in HVAC knowledge—that’s where our expertise comes in. When you need help determining the source of your problem or deciding whether the problems you’re having constitute a repair service or an upgrade, make sure to contact our team. We only hire the best professionals in the area so we can always guarantee you quality heating services in Butler County, PA. If you’re unsure about an upgrade, keep reading below.

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