Annual AC and Furnace Maintenance – Is It Really Necessary?

Steve BurbridgeAC, General, Heating & Cooling, HVAC, Uncategorized

Your AC and furnace systems need to be in good working order as they are responsible for keeping your home cool and warm year-round.  A well-maintained AC and furnace also provide you with cleaner indoor air, lower energy bills, and a safe home.  How much maintenance do your AC and furnace need, and what should that maintenance entail? How Often … Read More

Don’t Play with Fire: Is it Time to Upgrade Your Electrical Panel?

Steve BurbridgeElectric, General

The main function of an electrical panel is to shut off power when connections get too hot.  A lot of heat runs through your electrical connections, and that heat can cause connections to fail and arcing which causes fires.  There are 3 main reasons to replace or upgrade your electrical panel:  age, type and increased electrical needs of your home. … 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

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

What is a Plumbing Tune Up?

Steve BurbridgeGeneral, Plumbing

We all take our plumbing for granted when it works, but when it doesn’t work it can be inconvenient, frustrating and costly.  Did you know that you can keep your home’s plumbing in great shape and avoid costly problems with a plumbing tune up?  What is a plumbing tune up, you ask? There are many steps that can be included … Read More

Can Dirty Air Conditioners spread Allergens? Ask Anthony PHC in Kansas City

APHCAC, HVAC, Indoor Air Quality

Can air conditioners spread allergens? The answer is yes, they can. If not cleaned and properly maintained, they can put allergens into the air which contribute to a myriad of health issues namely those dealing with respiration such as allergies and asthma. A dirty air conditioner filter prevents cool air from flowing. It takes trapped dirt, dust, dander, and pollen … Read More

Plumbing Problems are Destroying Our Water Resource

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Grandview AC Installed by Anthony Plumbing Heating and Cooling

When it comes to water, the notion is plain and clear; we need it to survive. Many times individuals who own properties will notice their utility bills inflate to an absurd amount; if this is the case, then it is wise to investigate the instance further as this could indicate a plumbing issue that needs quick attention.   The longer … Read More

Efficient Air Conditioners, How Do They Work?

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Efficient air conditioners can seem like a luxury in the hot, scorching summers of Kansas City. Keep enjoying a cool home and ensure your unit is well maintained by getting the necessary repairs before the hot weather hits. Anthony Plumbing, Heating & Cooling in Kansas City, MO, provide reliable heating and cooling services to homeowners and businesses in KC. Our licensed … Read More

Do-It-Yourself Plumbing Maintenance Tips from Anthony PHC

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Before we get started mentioning the plenty of problems your plumbing system may encounter with time and use, it is important to note that at Anthony PHC Kansas City, safety is very important to us. Of course, there are many things you can do to maintain and check-up on your plumbing system, but if you do not know what you … Read More