Posted on April 15, 2015 by admin in Plumbing
So your home has had a plumbing emergency. Whether its a broken pipe, a water heater leak, or main line backflow pouring back into your home, you need help — and fast!But when time is limited, researching a plumber near you may not be an option. How can you take Continue Reading →
Posted on April 8, 2015 by admin in Plumbing, Water Heaters
For years, Americans have been using the same conventional water heating systems to help them with the cooking and cleaning of their home. Standard tank-type water heaters store water in 40 to 80 gallon tanks for immediate use. Invented in the late 19th century by Edwin Ruud, this technology has Continue Reading →
Posted on April 1, 2015 by admin in Uncategorized
How to Guarantee Better Heating in Poughkeepsie
When the temperature drops, heating costs start to rise, especially if your heating system is not functioning at top efficiency. But what can you do to guarantee you’re getting better heating in Poughkeepsie? It’s not about spending more, it’s about spending smarter.
Tips on how Continue Reading →
Posted on January 29, 2015 by admin in Heating
When it’s below zero outside, the last problem you want to deal with is furnace failure. Regrettably, furnace failure tends to occur at the most inconvenient times. If you think you might be dealing with furnace failure in Hudson Valley, there could be several reasons why. Read on to learn Continue Reading →
Posted on January 27, 2015 by admin in Drain Cleaning
If you’ve ever had a clogged drain you know how frustrating they can be, especially when a sink or toilet back up snarls your already busy schedule. But drain clogs don’t have to be a fact of life. There are simple things you can do to minimize the incidences of Continue Reading →
Posted on January 23, 2015 by admin in Heating
Home heating costs are often one of the largest budget items for homeowners – and year after year the cost of fuel only seems to be going up. Fortunately, there are some ways that you can help bring down your home heating costs. Adopting more energy efficient habits can save Continue Reading →
Posted on January 21, 2015 by admin in Heating
An increasing number of homeowners today are opting to install heat pumps to take care of their heating and cooling needs. Due to the fact that heat pumps don’t warm or cool the air—they transfer heat from one place to another – heat pumps are a highly energy efficient and Continue Reading →
Posted on January 19, 2015 by admin in Plumbing
Your drain might be working just fine right now, but eventually everyone experiences a clogged drain. No one seems to think much about drain maintenance until a problem arises, but if you do some basic drain maintenance on a regular basis you might be able to prevent some clogs from Continue Reading →
Posted on January 15, 2015 by admin in Heating
You might be aware that you can save energy – and money – by turning your thermostat down a few degrees when you’ll be out of the house for several hours, or when you and your family are sleeping. If you have a standard thermostat, however, there are going to Continue Reading →
Posted on January 13, 2015 by admin in Drain Cleaning, Plumbing
In order to keep your home’s plumbing system running smoothly, it’s important that you have a professional plumber perform maintenance on your main line sewer on a regular basis. While most homeowners don’t realize the importance of main line sewer maintenance in Westchester County, routine maintenance of your main line Continue Reading →
Posted on January 9, 2015 by admin in Air Conditioning, Indoor Air Quality
Are your allergies acting up out of season? If you're coughing and weezing in January, the problem could be inside of your home. According to the EPA, levels of air pollutants indoors are frequently 2 to 5 times higher than outdoor pollutants — plus, the materials in your home may be Continue Reading →
Posted on January 7, 2015 by admin in Heating
Although they both achieve the same objective – keeping your home warm in the winter – there are significant differences between boilers and furnaces that many homeowners might not be aware of. Believe it or not, many people don’t even know which type of heating system they have in their Continue Reading →
Posted on January 5, 2015 by admin in Heating
The correct installation of your heat pump is one of the most significant factors determining how well it maintains a comfortable temperature inside your house, its cost efficiency and, importantly, whether the manufacturer’s warranty is considered valid. If you want uncomplicated, correct heat pump installation in Westchester, here are a Continue Reading →
Posted on January 1, 2015 by admin in Heating
If there’s one essential thing in your home that might not be on your mind very often it’s probably your furnace.
For the most part, this doesn’t really matter. You set your thermostat; your furnace fires up, and your house gets warm. But what happens when your furnace breaks down? How Continue Reading →
Posted on December 4, 2014 by admin in Plumbing, Water Heaters
Reliability and Efficiency Decrease as Water Heater Ages
Has the time come? The time to say goodbye to your water heater?
Unfortunately, water heaters are not meant to last forever. You will probably get about ten good years out of it before you can no longer count on it to be reliable Continue Reading →
Posted on December 2, 2014 by admin in Heating, Plumbing
Winter is Here..Are Your Pipes Safe?
With the freezing weather finally here, are your pipes susceptible to freezing? Weatherproofing homes against the cold will pay dividends on energy bills in the winter and will also help protect indoor plumbing against the threat of pipe breaks. How can you prevent against frozen Continue Reading →
Posted on November 28, 2014 by admin in Well Pumps
After a Lightning Storm, You May Need Well Pump Repair
Lightning strikes are one of the leading causes of well pump failure. If your well pump is struck by lightning it may continue to work for a week or two after the strike. After a damaged pump runs for a few Continue Reading →
Posted on November 26, 2014 by admin in Plumbing, Well Pumps
Many households throughout the Hudson Valley and the US receive their water supply from private wells. These private wells use electric well pumps to draw water from the water source and deliver it to the household. If you experience a power outage, your well pump will not work. You will Continue Reading →
Posted on November 24, 2014 by admin in Plumbing, Well Pumps
Well Pump Repair in Westchester County
One of the most common questions we are asked by homeowners is simple. Why did my well pump fail? There can be many contributing factors to the failure of your submersible well pump and result in your needing to call T Webber for well pump Continue Reading →
Posted on November 20, 2014 by admin in Drain Cleaning, Heating, Plumbing
All of us in the home service business know that there's no such thing as a non-emergency call. To a home owner with no heat in winter, no air conditioning in summer, a stopped-up toilet, broken pipes, no hot water or an unwanted wading pool in the basement, it is Continue Reading →
Posted on November 18, 2014 by admin in Heating
About 55% of American home owners have their heating-cooling equipment professionally serviced at least once a year, according to a recent survey of home owners across the country by Honeywell, Inc., which makes a variety of electronic heating-cooling controls. They’re the smart ones. An annual heating system “clean & check” Continue Reading →
Posted on November 14, 2014 by admin in Plumbing
If you own a home, chances are you’ve experienced the kind of invasive pipe repair that involves digging up half your yard to get at ruined pipes. This kind of repair is no fun for anyone—you have to watch backhoes tear up your careful landscaping, and then wait several hours Continue Reading →
Posted on November 12, 2014 by admin in Drain Cleaning
Having a slow moving, clogged drain can be a major problem if not addressed in a timely fashion. Stoppage in your drains can cause a whole series of problems, affecting everything from brushing your teeth to using your kitchen sink. You might think that tackling a clogged drain is a Continue Reading →
Posted on November 10, 2014 by admin in Drain Cleaning, Plumbing
Clogged drains and toilets rank high among life’s little nuisances. So the idea is to prevent them from clogging in the first place. Here’s some practical advice on how to do just that!
Check your sink and tub stoppers at least four times a year for hair and bio-film buildup.
Once a week, fill each sink in your Continue Reading →
Posted on October 29, 2014 by admin in Plumbing
One of the biggest challenges in repairing a pipe is the experience of digging a trench to pull up the pipe. For pipes that are excessively damaged, this can result in spending a lot of time pulling pipe pieces out before repairs can be finalized—not to mention the time wasted Continue Reading →
Posted on October 27, 2014 by admin in Drain Cleaning
We all get a clogged drain once in a while. But if you find your drains becoming clogged often, even after you’ve tried clearing them out, you might want to consider hydrojetting. This method of drain cleaning uses a powerful stream of water, aimed at the cause of your blockage, Continue Reading →
Posted on October 23, 2014 by admin in Drain Cleaning
No one expects to walk into a room, only to find that it is filled with stinky sewer odor. If your sewer is not properly maintained, though, this has been known to happen. Especially during poor weather conditions, which can lead to your main lines being overloaded and back water Continue Reading →
Posted on October 21, 2014 by admin in Plumbing
Because pipes are not in plain sight, it is not uncommon to find them suddenly backed up or damaged, resulting in necessary repair or replacement work. Most people won’t even know that they have a problem with their pipes until it is too late. If it comes to that point, Continue Reading →
Posted on September 22, 2014 by admin in Heating
Do you suspect your boiler isn't functioning properly anymore? Like any major appliance, residential boilers do have a lifespan: they are subject to rust, disrepair, and a whole host of other issues that might influence capacity. But how do you know if you need your boiler to be maintained? The Continue Reading →
Posted on September 18, 2014 by admin in Heating
When was the last time your furnace was maintained? A typical residential furnace has a lifespan of between 20 to 30 years...when regularly serviced. If you haven't been having T. Webber do regular service checks, then your furnace may need a replacement. Having a furnace that needs to be replaced Continue Reading →
Posted on September 16, 2014 by admin in Heating, Uncategorized
When you start to notice that you're paying a great deal more for heating than you used to, DON'T just write it off as an effect for rising gas prices! It could be a problem with your furnace's efficiency. As with any major appliance, a furnace has a limited lifespan: Continue Reading →
Posted on September 8, 2014 by admin in Uncategorized
Hydro Jetting Best Way to Completely Care Drains
The last thing you want in the morning - besides a bad cup of coffee - is to see a drain clog stopping up your shower. Clogged drains leave nothing but headaches and frustrations when the entirety of your plumbing system is backed Continue Reading →
Posted on September 4, 2014 by admin in Uncategorized
Don't Take a Chance With Your Water
Water is the most essential nutrient we need, and it's one that we use each and every day for drinking, bathing, doing dishes, laundry, and more. So, if the water in your home isn't fresh, it makes doing those every day chores a little Continue Reading →
Posted on August 27, 2014 by admin in Uncategorized
At first, you will be dealt with one single drain clog in your home. Not long after, though, clogging will begin to affect other parts of your home. If you notice that you have multiple drains that have begun backing up in your home, this could mean that your main Continue Reading →
Posted on August 12, 2014 by admin in Uncategorized
Tankless Systems Are an Investment Worth Making
Looking for a new water heater and not sure where to look? The team at T. Webber can help!
What's better than hearing and learning all about tankless water heaters than from the experts themselves? Tommy Webber, Service Manager at T. Webber Plumbing, Heating, and Air Continue Reading →
Posted on August 7, 2014 by admin in Heating
It's no secret that installing a tankless water heater is a quite a hefty investment. The parts alone can run $500 to $1,000 or more depending on the application, with labor costs easily being several thousand dollars alone. That's why choosing a contractor who can perform tankless installations the right way is absolutely Continue Reading →
Posted on August 5, 2014 by admin in Uncategorized
Choose the Option that Meets Your Needs
You probably don't know the different types of conventional water heaters, let alone tankless ones! And that's okay. There are a lot of options out there to ensure that you and your family get all that you need out of your water heater in Continue Reading →
Posted on July 21, 2014 by admin in Drain Cleaning
Have you ever had plumbing problems in your home that can be unusually hard to diagnose? Fortunately enough, you do not necessarily have to conduct tests or get a consultation to determine whether you have a clogged drain or not. That’s because the signs are usually clear enough on their own. Continue Reading →
Posted on July 10, 2014 by admin in Water Heaters
One question that frequently comes up when discussing tankless water heaters is whether they are worth the price or not. Installing a tankless water heater can cost you up to $5,000, which can end up being twice as much as what you would pay for a conventional water heater. So, Continue Reading →
Posted on June 23, 2014 by admin in Air Conditioning
Everything breaks down at some point in its lifecycle, and your air conditioner is no different. Chances are it’ll probably happen on one of the hottest days of the year, which is the worst time you can be without a working air conditioner.
Never fear though, because whether you’re in Carmel Continue Reading →
Posted on June 23, 2014 by admin in Plumbing
Picture this: You wake up in the morning, shuffle out of bed, and head to the bathroom for your morning routine. After brushing your teeth, you realize that the sink is draining very slowly. This is the third time in as many days this has happened—a clear sign that you, Continue Reading →
Posted on June 23, 2014 by admin in Plumbing
Your sewer line is one of two primary plumbing systems in your house. When that doesn’t work, chances are your entire day is ruined. Your toilets won’t flush properly—if at all—and you run the risk of a wet sinkhole opening up in your yard.
By far the worst part, however, is Continue Reading →
Posted on June 23, 2014 by admin in Air Conditioning
Sitting around in the hot summer air while an old, rickety fan or in-window air conditioner struggles to cool you down is no one’s idea of fun. Whether you’re in Poughkeepsie or Pawling, Red Hook or Fishkill, there is no reason for you to suffer through another humid Dutchess County Continue Reading →
Posted on June 3, 2014 by admin in Plumbing
Keep Your Home Warm and Dry With a Sump Pump
"Sump pump? Why do I need a sump pump? My basement never floods!"
Is that what you're thinking? If so, we're asking you to stay just a few more minutes to hear us out.
Did you know that about 95% of basements will Continue Reading →
Posted on May 22, 2014 by admin in Indoor Air Quality
Humidifiers Will Help Purify Your Air and Keep You Comfortable
Did you know that indoor air pollution is just as common, if not more common, than outdoor pollution? Well, it's true and if that surprised you then you are probably hoping there is a way to protect you and your family Continue Reading →
Posted on May 20, 2014 by admin in Indoor Air Quality
Benefits to Air Duct Cleaning
To clean your ducts or not to clean your ducts - that's the question. While it should have a simple answer, sometimes you just need more information. And all of us here at T. Webber Plumbing, Heating, and Air Conditioning are here to give you the Continue Reading →
Posted on May 15, 2014 by admin in Plumbing
Keep Your Home Running Smoothly With a Well Pump Repair
If you are a homeowner whose water comes primarily from a well, then you know how necessary a well pump is. A well pump is the device that works hard day in and day out to supply your family with the Continue Reading →
Posted on May 13, 2014 by admin in Plumbing
Remove Contaminants With a Water Filtration System
If there was anything in your home you thought would never need treatment, surely water is it. Water is the purest, healthiest thing that you and your family can get your hands on, right?
In most cases that's true. Water should be those things, but Continue Reading →
Posted on April 24, 2014 by admin in Plumbing
Multiple Backups Indicate You May Need a Sewer Line Replacement
There comes a point when you just can't - or don't want to - deal with sewer troubles anymore. That was the case for our customers out in Beacon, NY.
Unbeknownst to them, they had extensive roots clogging up their waste line. Continue Reading →
Posted on April 8, 2014 by admin in Drain Cleaning
Different Causes, One Solution: Call T. Webber
It's our job as Westchester County's drain cleaning experts to give you - our customers - a clue as to what may be causing those household nightmares we call clogs.
Knowing where they originate from may help in preventing future clogs, so if that sounds Continue Reading →
Posted on March 7, 2014 by admin in Air Conditioning, Drain Cleaning, Heating, Plumbing, Well Pumps
At T.Webber Plumbing, Heating & Air, we are open all holiday season! Day or night, if you have a problem - give us a call! For all of your plumbing, heating, air conditioning, drain cleaning, well pump and water treatment needs.
[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kU-0LTnGxb0[/embed] Continue Reading →
Posted on March 7, 2014 by admin in Air Conditioning, Drain Cleaning, Heating, Indoor Air Quality, Plumbing, Well Pumps
Make Home Improvements Your Resolution for 2013!
Every New Year we all make a number of resolutions to improve ourselves. These include the standard "lose weight,get a better job, be a better parent," character-changing resolutions. Although they often can be life changing, they also very often are left incomplete. This year, Continue Reading →
Posted on March 7, 2014 by admin in Drain Cleaning, Plumbing
Thanksgiving is one of the busiest times of years for plumbers and drain cleaning professionals. Sewage systems can become overrun with additional house guests, causing inconvenient backups. In preparing and cleaning up holiday meals, homeowners can also clog up their sinks, disposals and washing machines. Below are 10 steps to help Continue Reading →
Posted on March 7, 2014 by admin in Air Conditioning, Heating
Summer is officially here, and boy is it hot out! Temperatures throughout the Hudson Valley are expected to hit nearly 100 degrees over the next few days, leaving residents desperate for a cool down. So, what can you do to keep cool when the temperatures are rising?
The National Weather Forecast suggests Continue Reading →
Posted on March 7, 2014 by admin in Air Conditioning, Indoor Air Quality
T. Webber Plumbing, Heating & Air Conditioning Expands Indoor Air Quality Services, Launches New Website
With 95% of homeowners concerned about their indoor air quality, T. Webber Plumbing, Heating & Air Conditioning is expanding its existing services to offer home and businesses in the Hudson Valley area with solutions for improvement Continue Reading →
Posted on March 7, 2014 by admin in Air Conditioning
T. Webber is giving you more ways to love your home. As of April 1st we are now providing duct cleaning throughout our Hudson Valley service area, including: Dutchess, Putnam, Westchester, Orange & Ulster County!
T. Webber offers and ever-growing variety of repair and installation services throughout the Hudson Valley. We Continue Reading →
Posted on March 7, 2014 by admin in Air Conditioning, Drain Cleaning, Heating, Plumbing
As a member of our Service Partner Plan, you’ll always be at the head of the class when it comes first priority service and maximum service discounts.
Come on, admit it…back in the day, you detested all those teachers’ pets who enjoyed little perks and spotlight attention…the kind that you and Continue Reading →