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4 Reasons to Get a Smart Thermostat Before the Holidays


"Over the river and through the woods, to grandmother's house we go!" It's a statement that probably describes what most of us experience during the holiday season, traveling around to see family and friends, sometimes for days at a time. Needless to say, the holidays can make things a little hectic (and expensive).

One item that can make your holiday season go a little smoother is a smart thermostat. Find out why these handy gadgets are a must have for the holidays.

  Blakeslee and Son   November 1, 2016   thermostat, heat 0 Comments   Read More

Fall is Furnace Tune Up Season


September is a great time to give your furnace and heating system a quick tune up (and maybe have the professionals take a look at it as well). Winter is coming, make sure your furnace is ready to run efficiently and keep your home toasty, warm all winter long.

  Blakeslee and Son   September 13, 2016   repairs, furnace, heat 0 Comments   Read More

Grand Rapids Plumbing Tips: Protect Your Pipes Throughout the Winter

During the winter months, Grand Rapids, Michigan quickly becomes a tough place to leave. The cold weather can be brutal, and unfortunately, that can be tough on your home plumbing system. It’s essential to make sure you protect your plumbing system during the cold winter months. Keep these easy Grand Rapids plumbing tips in mind to make sure your pipes are protected throughout the winter. 

  Blakeslee and Son   January 18, 2016   HVAC, heat 0 Comments   Read More

Grand Rapids Heating FAQ: Is it Time for a Furnace Replacement?

As much as we hate to admit it, buying a new furnace is probably as exciting as buying car tires or gutters for your house, it’s costly and not the most exciting purchase. However, it’s often a necessary and effective one when it comes to a number of items – efficiency, home resale value and air quality. But how do you know when to replace it? What are the tell-tale signs that your old unit has to go?

  Blakeslee and Son   October 30, 2015   heat 0 Comments   Read More

Facts You Should Know About Your Heating System

Having a warm and toasty home during the bitter cold winter months is important to all West Michigan families. When you are experiencing a heating problem you will surely notice right away, but you may not know if your system is operating efficiently. To help you gain a better understanding of efficiency, here are facts you need to know about each heating source within your home.

  admin   March 9, 2015   heating efficiency, heating system, Heat pump, heat, Blog 0 Comments   Read More