Environment Masters, Inc. Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Madison’

Why Hard Water Is an Issue

Saturday, January 18th, 2020

clean-clear-waterWater is essential to our daily lives. Drinking it, using it to wash items, and bathing in it. Without a regular, unhindered supply of water coming through our pipes, life would be a lot less comfortable and probably a little smelly too.

But what if your water is the main culprit that is harming the very piping delivering it to your house? If you have hard water in your area, this may be a problem you need to consider when it comes to taking care of your plumbing in Madison, MS. Thankfully, we are a team of plumbing professionals who want to help. Let’s take a look at what hard water is, how it impacts your plumbing, and what to do about it.

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“Is My Plumbing Issue an Emergency?”

Monday, December 2nd, 2019

pipe-block-emergency-plumbingIt is a Saturday afternoon and you are watching your kitchen sink fill up with water on its own. There is no plug present and you’ve run the garbage disposal to make sure that there is no residue that could be stopping the water from draining. With these small troubleshooting measures done, you realize that you likely have a clogged drain on your hands.

You already know that using drain cleaning liquid isn’t in your best interest and your plunger isn’t the best type to address this blockage. Normally you’d call your local Environment Masters, Inc. plumber in Madison, MS to get this issue taken care of … but it’s Saturday. Will you really need to wait all weekend to call on Monday to get this fixed?

The answer is no, because that is what emergency plumbing services are for. But how do you know this is an emergency? We can tell you.

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What Water Filtration System Is Best for Your Home?

Monday, October 7th, 2019

drainWe all agree that you should never have to worry about what is in your water. Clean water, especially clean drinking water, is something everyone should enjoy.

When we say “clean” we don’t just mean water that isn’t made of mud. We ‘e referring to properly filtered water that has been cleansed of harsh minerals that could harm the person holding their glass of H2O.

Yes, our water is treated at the municipal level, but it still has the ability to pick up new contaminants on its way to your house. This is what our home water filters are for. With growing concerns about toxins from flushed prescription drugs or pesticides contaminating our water supplies, it is no wonder that we rely on our filtration systems to protect us.

If you are looking to find out more about water filtration systems for your home, the rest of this blog will offer you some clarity of mind … and water!

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What’s Up With My Garbage Disposal?

Monday, September 9th, 2019

If you’ve got a garbage disposal in your kitchen, then you know just how great these nifty little devices are–you probably use it all the time for all your leftover scraps. But here’s the thing: your garbage disposal was not designed to handle every little thing that’s thrown its way, and often, doing so will lead to all sorts of problems.

Below, we have listed some of the most common issues that occur with garbage disposals–that way, you can avoid a problem altogether. All you’ve got to do is keep reading to find out more. (And of course, remember to call our team for all things plumbing in Madison, MS!)

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Watch Out for These Ductless Repairs!

Monday, July 29th, 2019

ductless-installationOne system that we HVAC technicians often recommend to homeowners is the ductless system. Why? Because they’re efficient, effective, take up very little space, and have the ability to provide year-round comfort with just the flip of a switch. But just because ductless systems are so great doesn’t mean that they don’t need repairs. In fact, ductless systems come with their own set of unique repair needs.

If you own a ductless system, there are quite a few repairs that we think you should be aware of, so below, we have listed some of them for you. All you’ve got to do is keep reading to find out more! (And of course, remember to schedule your air conditioning repair in Madison, MS with our team!)

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How Your AC Can Benefit From Better IAQ

Monday, May 20th, 2019

You may have heard all the hype surrounding indoor air quality, and it’s likely that you thought to yourself, “What’s the point?

We are here to tell you that there certainly is a point to having the right combination of indoor air quality systems in place. As you may have already guessed, improved indoor air quality equals improved health and easier breathing, especially for those with allergies and weakened immune systems. But what else do these systems offer?

If not for your health, consider improving your indoor air quality for your air conditioner. Yes, that’s right: your air conditioner. Your AC can benefit greatly from having the right indoor air quality systems installed, and below, we are going to tell you how (hint: it’ll save you money!). All you have to do is keep reading to find out more!

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Do You Need Commercial Water Filtration?

Monday, May 20th, 2019

It’s likely that your commercial space receives its water from a city water main, rather than a private well. And if this is the case, your water goes through a treatment process before it reaches your building. However, these water treatment processes are never going to be 100% effective, and it just might be that your business could benefit from a commercial water filtration system.

As a business owner, part of your job is to ensure that your commercial space is healthy, comfortable, and efficient. Ensuring that your water supply is free of contaminants is important in keeping your employees and customers happy, healthy, and hydrated! There are plenty of signs that suggest it might be time for a commercial water filtration system, and below, we have listed a few of them for you. So, what are you waiting for? Keep reading below!

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Do You Need Commercial Ductwork Repairs?

Monday, May 6th, 2019

Ducts suffer wear and tear, just like any other HVAC system. And like any other HVAC system, your commercial ducts will eventually wear down and start causing problems for other parts of the building. If you are a business owner, it is especially important that you pay mind to your commercial ductwork system, as issues can wreak havoc on your bills, your comfort, and employee satisfaction. Repairing faulty ducts is one of the best ways to ensure that you get the most out of your heating and cooling systems and ensure a comfortable and efficient work environment.

But, what happens if you don’t know when the best time to schedule repairs is? Well, you’ll find the answer below! We have listed some of the signs that suggest you’ve got leaky ducts in your commercial space. Keep reading to find out more!

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Your AC Might Need These Repairs This Spring

Monday, April 8th, 2019

AC-repairSpring is officially here, which means that now is the perfect time to prep for summer! Enjoying the perfect summer means stocking up on sunscreen, digging out your change for the ice cream truck, and ensuring that your air conditioner is in good working condition. Of course, taking care of any AC repairs doesn’t quite sound as fun as going bathing suit shopping, but it is important nonetheless. You want to be sure that when you turn on your AC for the first time this year that it is ready to keep you cool and comfortable.

There are a number of issues that your AC may experience at the start of the summer season. It is important that you schedule your air conditioning repair in Madison, MS as soon as you are aware of a problem to avoid making matters worse. Below, we have listed some of the most common springtime AC repair needs. Keep reading to find out more! 

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How a Great Plumber Can Benefit You

Monday, March 25th, 2019

When you need an oil change, you bring your car to the mechanic, right? And when you have the flu, you visit your doctor, correct? So, why shouldn’t the same principle apply when it comes to your plumbing in Madison, MS? When you have a plumbing “uh oh,” the best thing you can do for your system is to contact a professional plumber right away. A professional plumber has everything from knowledge and experience to tools and training to properly diagnose and repair complex plumbing issues.

Your plumbing is much more intricate and complex than you might believe. The majority of your pipes are hidden behind walls and underneath floors, making clogs and leaks quite hard to reach. This is just one of the many reasons why hiring a professional is always the best move. And below, we have provided an even longer list of reasons as to why a great, professional plumber is the right choice for your plumbing repairs. Keep reading to learn more. 

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