ARS®/Rescue Rooter® Blog


Time for an HVAC Tune-Up!

October 6, 2015

Like any other major appliance, your HVAC system requires proper maintenance and care to run smoothly — especially after heavy seasonal use. And by protecting it from wear and tear, you’ll save yourself the headache of unexpected breakdowns, repairs or entire unit replacements down the road. Find out more below about scheduling seasonal tune-ups for your HVAC system. 

Why Is My Air Conditioner Freezing?

September 24, 2015

Even in warm weather, your air conditioner can freeze up. And usually, it’s a sign of a bigger problem. Learn more below about why your air conditioner might be freezing.


Plumbing Traps (And Why You Need Them)

September 29, 2015

You may have heard your plumber reference your grease traps, p-traps or s-traps before, but maybe you never knew what a plumbing trap actually does? Learn more below about how plumbing traps are used.

The Advantages of Pressure Reducing Valves

September 15, 2015

Everyone appreciates good water pressure in the home. But high water pressure is actually a major cause of leaks, pipe damage, and wasted water. So consider investing in a PRV, or a Pressure-Reducing Valve, to control the flow and pressure of water entering your home. If your home doesn’t already have a PRV, learn the benefits of installing one below!

Handy Dandy Tips

What Kind of Home Improvement Tool are you?

October 6, 2015

Have you ever wondered what kind of home improvement tool you are? Are you confident like a power drill or thoughtful like a flashlight? Take this fun quiz to find out and share your results!

Summer Thunderstorms: Is your HVAC prepared?

September 8, 2015

Severe summer thunderstorms bring high winds, flashing lightning and torrential downpours that can wreak havoc on your HVAC system. Take the following steps to protect your HVAC system, your safety, and your comfort.

Dandy’s Dispatch

CWA Volunteers at the Ronald McDonald House

September 10, 2015

Columbus Worthington Air recently spent some time at their local Ronald McDonald house.  The team at CWA volunteered their time and energy to help serve food to the families and children that live in the house.  They decided to go all out and provide a delicious City BBQ meal with all the fixings.

ARS/Rescue Rooter of Houston Donates Backpacks to a Local School

August 20, 2015

The month of August means it is back to school!  This time of the year can be especially hard on parents when it comes to buying all those school supplies.  The team at ARS/Rescue Rooter of Houston knew that and decided to give back to their community.