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How to Keep Things Cool By Cleaning Your A/C Unit

It’s true that seasonal home maintenance is important to keep all the major systems in your home in good working order. This is especially true of your air conditioning unit. In fact, your A/C should be cleaned twice a year, before and after the summer season. Sticking to this maintenance schedule will extend your unit’s life, prevent major issues and improve efficiency – all of which saves you money!

  admin   April 30, 2015   HVAC, Air Quality, Grand Rapids Plumbing, Rockford Plumbing, Blog 0 Comments   Read More

Tips for Reducing Allergens in Your Home

Springtime brings beautiful flowers, gorgeous trees, lovely green lawns, and for many of us it’s a time when allergies really flare up. With the excess of pollen and mold outdoors during the spring season, it’s inevitable that some will find its way into our homes. Many people suffer from dust and pet allergies as well, which are always lurking in the home. Fortunately, there are many things you can do to reduce and combat allergens that will lead to healthier, cleaner home for your family. We’ve compiled a list of 15 tips to help get you started.

  admin   April 27, 2015   Air Quality, allergies, allergens, Blog 0 Comments   Read More

Plumbing Problems Springtime May Uncover

It’s truly a relief to know that warmer weather is on the way to Rockford! I’m sure we are all anxious to bid winter a fond farewell. But as the ground thaws and things start blooming and greening up certain household plumbing issues can crop up. Blakeslee & Son is here to help by providing you with a quick list of potential springtime plumbing problems and some simple maintenance tips for prevention.

  admin   April 23, 2015   HVAC, Air Quality, Plumbing Tips, Grand Rapids Plumbing, Rockford Plumbing, Plumbing Troubleshooting tips, Leaks, Blog, water pressure 0 Comments   Read More

Enjoy the Outdoors this Spring in Rockford!

It’s springtime in Rockford…finally! After a long, cold and snowy winter we bet you are anxious to get out and enjoy the outdoors without all your cold weather gear on. There are lots of fun things to do in Rockford in the spring from enjoying sports, exploring wildlife and nature, to supporting worthwhile charitable events. If you are looking for a great activity for your family to enjoy this spring, here are several of our favorite options.

  admin   April 15, 2015   HVAC, Spring, Air Quality, Grand Rapids Plumbing, Blakeslee & Son, Activities, Rockford, Rockford Plumbing, Blog 0 Comments   Read More