Archives for Metzger

Help! The Sky Is Falling!

It’s that time of year again where the beautiful colors of autumn begin to fall from the trees leaving you a crisp, colorful mess to clean up. Not only is it time to break out the ol’ rake—it’s also time to make sure your gutters aren’t becoming clogged! Clogged gutters can become excessively clogged and lead to leaks and floods in your home especially in basement areas. *What could actually go wrong?? Aside from leaves, other plastic bags that have flown through the air can also become trapped making it even more difficult for water to properly flow. If you
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Take the Plunge!

Do you go into sudden panic mode and start waving the white flag due to a clogged toilet or drain? While it may feel like an instant emergency and some clogs do require a professional to clear, others are minor enough to clear yourself with a good ol’ plunger.  Although plungers are pretty straight forward there is actually some technique you can apply for the best results! The next time you need to utilize that odd shaped rubber thing on a stick keep these tips in mind to for the best results. Choose your weapon: believe it or not plungers
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8 Creative Ways to Hide Your AC

Curb appeal…everyone wants it, but not everyone knows how to get it!  With the weather warming up barbeques and outdoor shindigs are making their way back on the scene.  With all of the fun going on, who wants to be staring at an AC unit less appealing to the eye?  Did you know there’s ways to preserve your curb appeal even when it comes to your air conditioner?  It’s true! We’ve come up with a list of 8 ways to creatively hide your outside air conditioner. Tall Greenery-adding greenery and height to your exterior is bound to add curb appeal! One
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Faucets: New Wave in Smart Technology

Smart thermostats, smart lighting, smart this, smart that…everything now days is being technologically advanced!  The next addition to add to the list of gadgets in your home is smart thermostats.  Technology now makes it possible to help you monitor your water consumption saving you money on your utility bills. What is it? On the market right now there is actually a smart thermostat which filters and measures how much water you’re consuming.  According to the co-founder of the product you’ll be able to connect any smart device, such as a smartphone, to the faucet where the consumer will be able
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10 Shocking Facts of IAQ

Making the air in your home cleaner and safer for your family is always something to prioritize…especially in the spring! With the spring also come allergens which can enter your home and alter the quality of air in your home.  As Americans, we typically spend 90% of our day indoors.  Because of this NOW is the time to learn about indoor air quality (IAQ).  We’ve come up with a list of 10 shocking facts to help you grasp the importance of keeping the air in your home safe and how: #1: Your furniture could be a very dangerous culprit: your
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5 Questions To Ask When Replacing Your AC

The decision to replace your air conditioner is one that a lot of time and consideration goes into being that it’s such a large investment. The return on this investment can also help your family by making your home more efficient, save money where you weren’t before, and improve the indoor air quality of your home.  All of this can be done if you know the right questions to ask! We’ve compiled a short list of questions you’ll want to keep in mind when replacing your AC: #1: What type do I need? There are all kinds of stipulations for
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Go Green By Saving Some Green

Air conditioning season is quickly approaching! While there are horrible horror stories out there of people being charged hundreds of dollars a month just to stay cool we’re here to help you find ways to reduce your costs while staying comfortable.  We’ve come up with a list of 5 easy ways you can go green by saving some green this spring! Utilize nature to its fullest extent: the location of your house to the angle of the sun at its peak time can have something to do with your AC constantly running. Planting trees near windows where sun is known
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How To: Test Your Water Pressure

When it comes to the water pressure in your home there is a fine line between too much pressure and too little. On one hand it is important to have enough pressure for comfortable showers or to fill your pots and pans up in a timely manner while on the other hand too much pressure can cause stress on your pipes and plumbing fixtures.  To avoid having too much or too little pressure there are three simple ways to figure out the current water pressure at your home: Purchase pressure gauge: for this method, simply visit your local hardware store
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We’ve grown just a little more!

When one-man powerhouses decide to retire they leave a legacy behind.  In this case, it’s Dave Metzger, owner and one man army of Metzger Plumbing·Heating·Cooling, who ran his business out of Belleville, much like the Beloman does.  He didn’t want to leave his customers hanging with no one to turn to for their needs, so he searched to find a business to take over that held the same business beliefs that he did.  That is where we came in.  We have acquired his customer list and phone number, to help those out who have been using him for all of
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