ARS®/Rescue Rooter® Blog

HVAC

Has Your AC Been Serviced this Summer?

May 19, 2015

The air conditioner is your hardest working appliance during the summer months, so don’t forget to schedule preventative maintenance keep it operating efficiently. If it hasn’t been serviced since last summer (or longer) —you may find yourself in a very uncomfortable situation when the temperature rises.

Beat the Heat: Keep Your Pets Cool This Summer

May 5, 2015

The summer months can be uncomfortable for pets and people alike, but things can get especially sticky in areas that are hit with the double whammy of extreme temperatures and storm-caused power outages

Plumbing

Plumbing History 101: Are you a Plumbing historian?

May 21, 2015

Test your Plumbing history with this fun and informative quiz!

New Water Heater Guidelines: What You Need to Know

May 12, 2015

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has mandated higher energy efficiency ratings on virtually all new residential gas, electric and oil-fired water heaters starting April 16, 2015. With the goal of reducing carbon emissions and air pollutants, these changes will affect how water heaters are designed, manufactured and installed. So what does this mean for you?

Handy Dandy Tips

Smart Home Technology: Upgrades to Consider

April 14, 2015

Whether you are planning new home construction or a major home renovation, you may find yourself asking whether "smart” appliances are right for you. Smart home technology can control everything from garage doors to security systems to air conditioners with the touch of a finger, and a new wave of whole-home apps are enabling all of these devices. Smart appliances don't need to be complicated— learn how they can help manage your home energy use and boost efficiency.

Infograph: Vinegar Household Hero

March 10, 2015

With so many different uses around the house, vinegar deserves a special place in your home and heart. Besides being highly effective, it’s non-toxic, inexpensive and widely available. Check out these lesser-known hacks that can improve your home’s space, systems and appliances.

Dandy's Dispatch

ARS Service Centers Earn Esteemed 2014 Angie’s List Super Service Award

March 26, 2015

Award reflects company’s consistently high level of customer service

Congratulations to the winners of the Angie’s List 2014 Super Service Award.  As a part of our mission, the ARS / Rescue Rooter Network is committed to delivering an unparalleled customer experience. 

Conway Services sponsors local bike repair stations at Shelby Farms Park in Memphis, TN

January 30, 2015

Cyclists riding along the Shelby Farms Greenline and at Shelby Farms Park can keep their bikes in running order thanks to an new partnership between Shelby Farms Park Conservancy and Conway ServicesSM, an ARS® / Rescue Rooter® Network company.