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

3 Signs It Is Time For a New Heater

Monday, January 11th, 2021

You decided to go on a walk with the family for the afternoon and turned on the heater before you left to heat things up while you were gone. The problem is that when you came home, the house was just as cold, if not colder, than when you left! You check the thermostat and confirm that you did actually turn it on. Now you are left trying to keep warm and wondering what is going on.

The first thing you will want to do is to reach out to our team to schedule an appointment to check on your heating in Madison, MS. If you don’t know where to start when trying to figure out what is wrong with your system, we can help. On the other hand, you can reach out to set up a specific service such as a heating system replacement. Here are some signs that a heater replacement is what you need to reach out for.

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Post-Holiday Plumbing Repairs You May Need

Monday, December 28th, 2020

kids-messing-with-a-toiletThe guests are gone and the last dishes are finally washed. It was a whirlwind of a holiday gathering even if it was the smallest one you’ve had in years. Now to sit back and relax while you wait to ring in the new year.

But wait! We hate to be the bearers of bad news, but your plumbing may have taken a few hits this holiday season. The holidays are often a time of year when your plumbing systems and appliances see the most stress. And all that extra use and stress can lead to repair needs. If your plumbing in Madison, MS requires some extra TLC, the team at Environment Masters, Inc. has the pros you need to get the job done.

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How to Determine Your AC Needs Repairs

Monday, June 29th, 2020

service-technicianSummertime is a season when your air conditioner is going to see the most action. That means though that if your system has any possible repair needs, those are going to start causing problems pretty quickly as they will be worsened by that regular use. It is similar to how, if you have low brake pads and go for a road trip, you’ll end up wearing out what’s left of your brakes. You can probably hear the end result of both of these repair needs in your head so you’d agree that an air conditioner in need of a repair service should be addressed quickly.

If you are a little newer to having an air conditioning system around and you aren’t sure what the signs are that you should schedule an AC repair in Madison, MS, we can help. Below we’ve listed some of the most easily noticeable signs you should know so you can schedule your service in a timely manner.

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What Is a Video Pipe Inspection Used For?

Monday, June 15th, 2020

cracked-corroded-leaking-pipeIf you were around in the ’80s and ’90s it is likely that you owned or at least saw one of those bulky video cameras that people used to use to record video at different events. Now, while it was fun to be able to have multiple little tapes to choose from for embarrassing family video night, we are definitely grateful that video camera technology has evolved beyond these bigger cameras. As cameras got smaller and technology improved it allowed people like us to offer our clients a greatly helpful service known as video pipe inspection.

Imagine how hard it would have been back in the day to try to use your old video camera to look into the pipes and drains of your home! It would have been impossible, which is why it is so great that these modern cameras are small and versatile–it allows us to better do our job.

If you’ve never heard of a video pipe inspection and how it can help your plumbing in Madison, MS, we would be happy to give you some extra information here.

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What is a Zone Control System

Monday, March 23rd, 2020

zone-control-diagramHaving a reliable and effective heating system for your home can be great and all, but if you have more than one person in your home, you might run into a problem with wanting different heating levels. Or you may have a room in the house that simply doesn’t need as much heating power because it sees more natural sunlight. So how to solve this issue?

Homes are built to provide comfort but that doesn’t mean that blanket heating solutions are always perfect for every home. When you have a home that requires different heating needs throughout the day, it may be a good idea to consider zone control in Madison, MS.

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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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