Do I Need a Whole Home Surge Protector?

  While power surges due to lightning and grid disruptions have existed since we have been electrifying our homes, the need for an effective power surge solution is more critical than ever before due to the sheer amount of electronics that our homes contain. Enter the whole-home surge protector.     But what is a whole

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New SEER HVAC Efficiency Requirements are Coming in 2023

The US Energy Information Agency recently announced that new minimum energy efficiency standards for residential central air conditioning and heat pump systems will be put into place starting in January 2023. The new SEER standard SEER stands for Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio and is a measure of the general energy efficiency of air conditioners and

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Help! My Heater Isn’t Blowing Warm Air

While it generally doesn’t get too cold during the cooler months here in Orlando, there are likely to be a few nights and mornings this winter when you’ll want to turn on the heat. But what happens when you go to turn on your heater and you’re met with cool air? Or worse, no air […]

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Winter Water Heater Maintenance Guide

  After spending a day outside decorating for the holidays or doing yard work, you want to be able to take a hot shower once you’re done. But what happens when you go to turn on the shower and cold water comes out instead of the hot water you were expecting? Yikes!    Fortunately, you […]

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The Importance of Duct Cleaning

The ductwork in your home provides a very important function. It circulates warm or cool air from your HVAC system throughout your house allowing for consistent interior comfort regardless of the season or outside weather.     The air cycling through your house circulates through your ducts multiple times a day and is the air that you and […]

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Cost-Saving HVAC Tips for Thanksgiving

Now that it’s November, the holiday season is about to begin and soon that means enjoying Thanksgiving dinner and festivities in your Orlando home! While the holidays can bring great joy to our lives, unfortunately, they can also put stress on your HVAC system and impact energy costs.     Busy guest-filled homes use a lot of power, and the extra […]

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Ghosts in the Pipes, or Plumbing Problems?

Ideally, you shouldn’t hear any bumps in the night or noises coming from your plumbing system, except the sound of running water. If you think your pipes might be haunted, don’t worry, there aren’t any ghosts or ghouls living in your pipes, you likely have some plumbing issues that need to be solved.     Here are some spooky plumbing noises […]

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5 Tips for Better Air Quality

  When you think of pollution, what first comes to your mind? Probably not your indoor air quality! Believe it or not, the air in your home can be just as bad or worse than it is outside. And with people spending more time inside than ever, indoor air quality should be of the utmost importance in your home.     Learn 5 preventative […]

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Fixed! Do This to Prevent Common Kitchen Clogs

You are just home from work, and you’re starting dinner prep. Then the stink of the sink wafts your way. The drain is clogged. What should you do?   Well, of course, we recommend calling Frank Gay Services for professional drain clearing. But in the meantime, you can keep the drain in good condition and avoid such situations.    Here are some of Frank Gay’s […]

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Just In for Fall: HVAC Maintenance Tips

Seasonal maintenance can extend the lifespan of your HVAC system and increase its overall efficiency year after year. Now that fall is upon us, it is a great time to schedule out preventative HVAC maintenance for your Orlando area home.     Follow this simple HVAC maintenance plan from your friends at Frank Gay Services to keep your […]

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