Whole-Home Surge Protectors are a Must to Protect Your Home’s Electronics

Steve BurbridgeElectric, General

Imagine you are at home during a thunderstorm. You and your family working are working away on your respective computers, and zap, a nearby lightning strike causes a power surge to flow through your home’s electrical wiring and ethernet cables.  Computers go down, data is lost, the television stops working and your home’s smart appliances go on the blink.  A … Read More

Clearing the Air on Whole-Home Indoor Air Quality Systems

Steve BurbridgeGeneral, Heating & Cooling, Indoor Air Quality

According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the levels of indoor air pollutants may be two to five times, and occasionally 100 times, higher than the levels of pollutants outside. Considering that most Americans spend 90 percent of their time indoors, this is a major concern.  Considering the increases in wildfires and viral pandemics, indoor air quality is becoming an … Read More

Should You Replace Your Air Conditioner?

Steve BurbridgeAC, General

Air-conditioning systems are one of those appliances you rarely think about until something goes wrong. And if you are caught without AC in the middle of summer when the HVAC technicians are at their busiest, you could face some miserable days of heat at home. Fortunately, there are some telltale signs homeowners can usually identify before their AC system breaks … Read More

A.S.A.P. Annual Maintenance Program Saves You Money

Steve BurbridgeGeneral, Heating & Cooling, Plumbing

Bad things come in threes. Have you ever heard that phrase? Can you imagine if this happened to three of your everyday appliances?  What if your hot water heater, air conditioner or furnace stop working right when the weather was terrible?  Not only can it be frustrating, but it could be very costly. Annual Service Saves Money, Maintains Warranties and … Read More

What is an HVAC Zoning System?

Steve BurbridgeGeneral, Heating & Cooling

You have 2 or more thermostats in your car, so why should you be content with only 1 thermostat in your home?  If you want it warmer in some areas of your home and cooler in others, then an HVAC zoning system is for you.  Or if you have rooms that are always too hot or too cold compared to … Read More

Do You Need a Battery Back-Up Sump Pump?

Steve BurbridgeGeneral, Plumbing

Your regular sump pump is your first line of defense against indoor flooding, but only if it is working. To be protected against the devastating financial losses associated with indoor flooding, you need to do the following: Test your sump pump now, before the torrential rains and power outages do it for you, AND Invest in a Battery Back-Up Sump … Read More

Air Scrubber by Aerus® Kills Viruses in Your Home

Steve BurbridgeGeneral, Heating & Cooling, Indoor Air Quality

The Air Scrubber by Aerus® utilizes state-of-the-art technology developed by NASA to create a safe environment for the astronauts in the international space station.  This proprietary technology is called ActivePure®, and is the only air cleaning technology awarded the prestigious Certified Space Technology seal of approval by the Space Foundation which was created in cooperation with NASA.ActivePure®  utilizes a proprietary … Read More

When Do I Need to Replace My Toilet?

Steve BurbridgeGeneral, Plumbing

Toilets are a luxury we take for granted until they start causing us problems.  Here are some common issues that indicate it may be time to replace your toilet, and how to choose the best replacement for your home. Should I Replace My Toilet? Your toilet is a molded porcelain fixture.  There is little you can do to repair a … Read More

Anthony PHC earns Angie’s List Super Service Award 13th Year in a Row

Steve BurbridgeGeneral, HVAC, Plumbing, Uncategorized

Anthony Plumbing, Heating & Cooling is proud to announce that we have earned the home service industry’s coveted Angie’s List Super Service Award (SSA) for 2019.  This is the 13th year in a row Anthony PHC has earned this award, which honors service professionals who have maintained exceptional service ratings and reviews on Angie’s List. “Service pros that receive our … Read More

New Pipe Bursting Technology Avoids Sewer Digs

Steve BurbridgeGeneral, Plumbing

You hear those dreaded words – “replace your sewer line.”  And then the next words, “dig up your yard,” make your heart sink.  You implore your plumber… are you sure I have to tear up my yard to replace my sewer line?  Are there alternatives to digging up my yard?  The answer we can now give our homeowners is “yes!”  … Read More