Miriam Johnson, Co-Host of the series Hometime on PBS explains how to protect yourself from Carbon Monoxide.
Energy isn’t free – here are 10 ways to save money and energy in your home. If you are concerned with how much energy you may be wasting, call Applewood at 303-328-3060. We are experts in finding issues that could end up saving you money in the long run!
A small leak in your pipes can cost you a lot of money and waste a lot of water.
Human beings existed without air conditioning for thousands of years before its invention in 1902. But when the mercury climbs, surviving without it seems inconceivable. Why turn it off? Air conditioners send your electricity bill climbing. With maintenance and repair, the cost of using that AC goes up further. Resist the temptation to run it […]
July is recognized as the hottest month of the year in Colorado, according to World Weather Forecasts. With average temperatures increasing to 88°F this month, heat related illnesses including heat exhaustion, heat cramps, and heat stroke, could be a potential outcome of these hot summer days. While these heat related illnesses are influenced by multiple […]
Garbage disposals have become a common amenity found in many homes for easy kitchen clean-up and more sustainable living. However, while this hidden sink gadget has made life more convenient, it can lead to some inconvenient odors. A garbage disposal is meant for grinding up food scraps, when not fully broken-up this waste can leave […]
Whole House Surge Protection Device – Denver’s Applewood Plumbing Heating & Electric Why buy a Whole House Surge Protection Device? Destructive, in-home power surges (up to 20 a day!) are happening all the time! These small power surges damage the internal components and wiring of your expensive appliances and electronics, reducing their life up […]
Imagine you’re relaxing at home when suddenly water begins dripping from your ceiling or you notice water all over the floor. The cause? It’s not a storm… your water heater is leaking or has burst! This disaster is one of the top five sources of residential water damage, according to the Insurance Institute for Business and Home […]
A GFCI outlet is an electrical outlet which is designed to protect people from deadly electric shock. In addition to preventing electrocution, GFCI outlets can also reduce the risk of house fires caused by electrical problems, and reduce damage to appliances caused by faulty electrical circuits. These outlets use ground fault circuit interrupter (GFCI or […]
According to dictionary.com, the definition of the word “proverb” is: a short popular saying, usually of unknown and ancient origin, that expresses effectively some commonplace truth or useful thought. Here are 23 proverbs for the plumbing business. We generally get what we pay for. Pay your people for their time and you will get hours. Pay […]