ARS®/Rescue Rooter® Blog

HVAC

Have you checked your air ducts lately?

July 7, 2015

Air vents are designed to blend in with your walls, so it’s easy to understand why many homeowners forget to keep their ductwork system clean. Out of sight, out of mind, right? Wrong. Your air ductwork may be housing all kinds of dust and other allergens that you can’t see.

Whole-House Air Purifiers: The Benefits

June 16, 2015

Whole-house air purifiers are becoming an increasingly popular component of the heating and cooling systems in many homes. Wondering why? Check out the benefits below!

Plumbing

Understanding and Maintaining your Septic System

July 14, 2015

Many older homes in rural and suburban areas use a septic tank that treats and disposes of waste right on the homeowner’s property. Learn more below about how to maintain your septic system to keep your home safe and healthy.

Fun Plumbing Facts

June 23, 2015

Get to know more about plumbing, a vital part of our everyday lives, with these fun facts!

Handy Dandy Tips

Infograph: Beat the Heat: Keep Your Pets Cool

July 21, 2015

It’s that time of the year when temperatures are soaring high and you wish you had a way to cool down.  You aren’t the only one thinking about how to cool down. Your pets are too!

Are you a plumber, electrician, or HVAC technician?

July 6, 2015

Have you ever wondered if your personality is more suited to another career? You may have a hidden calling to be a plumber, electrician or HVAC technician! Don’t believe us? Take this fun quiz to figure out which one you would be! And then share your results on your Facebook or Twitter page, and ask your friends to take the quiz!

Dandy’s Dispatch

ARS of Illinois supports Girls on the Run 5k Event

July 23, 2015

ARS/Rescue Rooter of Illinois was thrilled to partner with Girls on the Run as one of the proud sponsors for the Squeez’d Girls on the Run 5k event in May of 2015. Over 7,500 girls participated in three local 5k events across the Chicagoland area.

Canned Castle Competition

July 23, 2015

We like to encourage healthy competition among our many branches.  Last year, some of them decided to get creative and have a canned food castle competition. The employees donated canned food items and whoever donated and built the most elaborate can castle would win a free lunch!