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HVAC

What Size HVAC Unit Is Right for Me?

August 16, 2016

When it comes to HVAC equipment, bigger isn't always better. You’ll see the best results, longest life and most energy efficiency from a system that's designed for the space you want to cool and heat. A knowledgeable ARS® HVAC technician can help you identify the best fit for your home and budget, but here are just a few of the factors that he or she will consider when making that recommendation:

Will your AC make it through Summer?

August 2, 2016

It’s hot and getting hotter.  According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the forecast for August through October calls for hotter than normal temperatures everywhere. How can you prevent your AC from breaking down when you need it most?

Plumbing

Bathroom Water Wasters: Know the Signs

August 10, 2016

Have you noticed a trickle down the back of the toilet bowl? A leak on the floor when you flush? Damp spots around your bathroom? If so, you may have a bathroom leak that requires the help of a plumber. Read more below about surefire signs of a bathroom leak in your home.

7 Ways to Prevent Bathroom Mold and Mildew

July 21, 2016

Mold and mildew thrive in moist places, like your bathroom.  Rain or melting snow followed by a humid summer sets the stage for these unsightly and unhealthy organisms to grow. Avoid mold and mildew in your bathroom with these simple tips:

Handy Dandy Tips

INFOGRAPHIC - How to Identify and Prevent Heat Exhaustion and Heat Stroke

July 19, 2016

We all love summer, but sometimes, the smoldering temperatures can be unbearable. Extreme heat can be dangerous and harmful to the human body. Heat stroke and heat exhaustion are very serious illnesses that can occur if the body can’t cool off by sweating and can sometimes result in death. It’s important to be aware of causing factors, the symptoms, prevention, and what to do for heat related illnesses.

INFOGRAPHIC - Home Maintenance Habits That Hurt More Than Help

June 2, 2016

As a homeowner, did you know that some routine maintenance tasks could be hurting your home more than helping? Take it from us. You can avoid these harmful home maintenance habits and still keep your home and garden beautiful.

Dandy’s Dispatch

Tim Tebow Takes Partnership with American Residential Services to a New Level

August 2, 2016

American Residential Services (ARS), a privately-held, Memphis-based national provider of air conditioning, heating and plumbing services, announced today that it has executed an endorsement agreement with Tim Tebow.  The initial agreement includes a commercial in which Tebow announces that ARS will offer special discounts for customers with matching donations to the Tim Tebow Foundation (TTF).

ARS Acquires Weather Crafters in the Richmond Virginia Area

August 1, 2016

American Residential Services (ARS), a Memphis, Tenn. based, a privately-held national provider of air conditioning, heating and plumbing services, today announced that it has acquired the assets of Weather Crafters in Chester, Va. It will be rebranded as “ARS of Richmond.”