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HVAC

Finding and Fixing Air Duct Leaks

November 24, 2015

Most homeowners experience significant energy-efficiency losses through air leaks in their ductwork. But these leaks often can easily be found and repaired. Read more below about how you can start saving!

Have you had a Furnace Tune-up Lately?

November 17, 2015

It’s easy to put off your next furnace tune-up while you’re enjoying mild fall weather, but scheduling proper maintenance is your key to preventing unexpected breakdowns this winter. Learn more below about how scheduling regular furnace tune-ups eliminates safety hazards, optimizes performance and maximizes efficiency.

Plumbing

Protect your Home from Holiday Plumbing Disasters

December 18, 2015

The holidays are a time for togetherness. But during the holiday season, visiting family and friends may put more strain on your home’s plumbing than it’s ready to handle. Don’t spend the season dealing with a plumbing emergency. Learn how to protect your home from a holiday plumbing disaster. 

Plumbing History Timeline

December 8, 2015

The evolution of modern plumbing is credited with wiping out many diseases, extending lifespans and providing convenience for billions over thousands of years. Read more below about some important events in the history of plumbing. 

Handy Dandy Tips

Top 10 Winter Energy Saving Tips

January 7, 2016

It’s common for homeowners to crank up the heat and get cozy indoors during the cold winter months. So it’s no secret that energy usage rises as seasonal temperatures drop! But with a few simple changes around your house, you can avoid wasting energy while staying warm this winter. Read our top 10 winter energy saving tips... 

Weatherize Your Windows and Save Big This Winter

December 17, 2015

Your home’s windows are a source of ventilation, heat and light during the winter. But they can also waste 10% to 25% of your energy bill by letting heat out of the house. You don’t have to compromise on comfort to reduce your heating costs. And while major weatherization projects should be handled by an HVAC professional, you can use the below window winterization tips to help you waste less energy in the cold winter months.

Dandy’s Dispatch

ARS Employees Shine Light on Prom Night

February 4, 2016

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Feb. 4, 2016—Employees at American Residential Services (ARS), a Memphis, TN based national provider of HVAC and plumbing services, are rallying around Night to Shine (NTS), an incredible prom night experience, centered on God’s love, for people with special needs, sponsored by the Tim Tebow Foundation (TTF)

American Residential Services Continues Growth Trajectory with Key Acquisitions

January 29, 2016

Memphis, Tenn—Feb. 1, 2016--American Residential Services (ARS),  a Memphis, TN based privately held national provider of heating, air conditioning and plumbing services, announced that it has acquired three businesses to further expand its national footprint, Aspen Air, Greenstar, and Atlas Trillo.