Kennihan Plumbing & Heating, Inc. Blog: Archive for September, 2022

Why Every Home Needs a Whole House Generator

Monday, September 19th, 2022

If you’re thinking about a generator for your home, you have two basic options. The first is a portable generator that you can take places with you. The second is a whole house generator that connects directly to your home’s electrical system and does not move. A portable generator is great if you plan to go camping or want to plug in an electric grill. But a whole house generator is definitely the best choice if you’re planning for potential power outages.

A portable generator can do the job, but not nearly as well as a whole home alternative. If you’re interested in installing a whole home generator in Butler, PA, our team can help. First, you have to choose a generator that is sized to fit your needs, then install the system, and finally, understand how it works. But what are the benefits? 

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We Received the 2022 ICP Elite Citizens Award!

Friday, September 9th, 2022

Every year, the 2022 ICP Elite Citizens Award is given to a company that specifically gives back to the local community and goes above and beyond. We pride ourselves on being a trustworthy company for many of our customers so they can receive the care they need without spending too much money or dealing with people they’ve never met.

We also want to give a shout-out to Robin’s Home, which is one of the many reasons we achieved this goal.

So, thank you everyone for supporting your local business! Stop by or give our team a call to get acquainted with the most reputable HVAC team in the area.

Contact Kennihan Plumbing & Heating, Inc. for help with your next home project.

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Everything You Should Know about a Refrigerant Leak

Monday, September 5th, 2022

Refrigerant leak – those are two words you definitely don’t want to hear when it comes to your AC unit. While a variety of things can go wrong when it comes to your HVAC system, a refrigerant leak warrants immediate attention. Why? Because refrigerant is a chemical that can lead to significant corrosion of other parts within your unit. This can have a domino effect of expensive repairs that add up quickly. 

A refrigerant leak may not be very obvious at first. But early warning signs are easy to identify once you know what they are. If you suspect you have a refrigerant leak in your air conditioning in Butler County, our team can help. But first, it’s important to learn the signs of a refrigerant leak so you can identify a leak early. 

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