NBC in New York recently did a story on dangerous Federal Pacific circuit breakers – which are known to be faulty and may have been responsible for as many as 2,800 electrical fires last year: NBC News Faulty Circuit Breakers in Thousands of Homes Could Cause Fire Unfortunately, Colorado homeowners are also at risk. If your […]
Identifying the possible culprits of home water damage The Kitchen Look carefully at your major appliances: Periodically check for leaks under the sink where the hose connects to the water supply. Look around the base of the dishwasher for evidence of leaks, such as discolored, warped, or soft flooring materials, or water damage to nearby […]
Flushing Your Water Heater is and Absolute Must… and Should be Done Yearly A friend once said, “Why is there sand in the bottom of my water heater?” Although it looks a little bit like sand what he was actually dealing with was calcium carbonate. When water is heated, calcium carbonate is formed and settles […]
Purifying the Air in Your Home The good news is a winterized home is sealing out the wind and cold. The bad news is it may be sealing in common pollutants. In fact, research indicates that interior air may be more polluted than outdoor air, even in major cities. But with regular, simple maintenance and […]
Natural disasters are lurking behind every corner – and they’re just waiting to catch you by surprise. By observing a few simple emergency shut-off procedures, you can help protect you and your family during a natural disaster. One would hope we’re beyond Colorado’s tornado season, but the freezing snowstorms of winter will quickly be upon […]
Every New Year we all make a number of resolutions to improve ourselves. These include the standard “lose weight, get a better job, be a better parent,” character-changing resolutions. Although they often can be life changing, they also very often are left incomplete. This year, why not be a little more pragmatic and make some […]
The magic of the holidays with all the sparkling lights and decorations is a natural draw for children. Unfortunately, that attraction can have traumatic, even fatal, results. Statistics show the number of children injured or killed in home fires more than doubles during the winter months and 13 percent of extension cord injuries involve children […]
How Tankless Water Heaters Work – Denver’s Applewood Plumbing Heating & Electric Learn how Tankless water heaters work in this video by Denver’s Applewood Plumbing Heating & Electric. Tankless water heaters produce hot water by heating an element which heats the water as it passes across the element on its way to the tap. Because […]
Trechless Sewer Repair & Replacement – Denver’s Applewood Plumbing Heating & Electric Learn how our Denver Trenchless Sewer Repair system works. Keep your yard and driveway intact! We can repair your damaged sewer line with much less damage than traditional techniques.
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