February 2017

Plumbing FAQ for First-Time Homeowners

February 21, 2017

If you’ve never owned a home before, you may be surprised by the array of maintenance tasks your landlord was (or should have been) performing behind the scenes. Here are a few common questions you may have about your home's plumbing needs.

ARS Employees Reflect on Night to Shine 2017

February 17, 2017

What happens when you pair up 400 ARS Volunteers, 60 Churches, awesome food, karaoke, dancing, limo rides and of course thousands of Kings and Queens??? Why the Night To Shine event of course!!! Check out these fabulous memories from our volunteers: 

HVAC Upgrades to Consider

February 15, 2017

If your HVAC is more than ten years old, needs frequent repair or just doesn't seem to be getting the job done, you might be thinking about investing in an upgrade. Here are a few areas where you could see improvement if you do decide to install a new system:

ARS Employees Shine Light on People that have Special Needs

February 15, 2017

This year, we had over 500 ARS volunteers sign up for Night to Shine at over 60 churches across the country. ARS Volunteers enjoyed being partnered with Kings and Queens and dancing the night away, cheering on guests as they sang karaoke or walking down the red carpet, limo and party bus rides, shining shoes and doing makeup, and making each and every participant feel loved and accepted.

Smart Home Technology (That Saves!)

February 15, 2017

Automation has reached almost every aspect of our lives, from home security and fire detection to remote controlled crock pots and programmable showerheads. Fun and convenience are big selling points in this growing market, but did you know many smart technologies may also help you conserve energy or water?

ARS and Tim Tebow Held Exclusive Press Conference

February 10, 2017

ARS invited celebrity, athlete and philanthropist Tim Tebow to a private press conference at 10 AM on Thursday, February 2, 2017, at the Hilton Memphis. Tebow discussed ARS, its affiliation with the Tim Tebow Foundation (TTF), and TTF’s marquee event, Night to Shine.

ARS Appoints New President and C.O.O. Luis Orbegoso

February 10, 2017

American Residential Services (ARS), a Memphis, Tenn. based, privately-held national provider of air conditioning, heating and plumbing services, announces the appointment of Luis Orbegoso to the position of President and Chief Operating Officer of ARS/Rescue Rooter.

Why is My Toilet Overflowing?

February 7, 2017

If your toilet is overflowing, odds are good that you have a clog. Typical causes for a toilet clog include: flushing too much waste and/or toilet paper at one time, using the toilet to dispose of non-flushable bathroom trash, such as pads, tampons, cotton balls, paper, dental floss or diapers, flushing kitchen waste, including cooking grease...

The Great Garment Giveaway

February 3, 2017

ARS Corporate Headquarters held the Great Garment Giveaway at Hope Church on January 21 for approximately 30 girls with special needs. The giveaway was to support local girls with special needs in finding dresses for Night to Shine and similar prom events.

Frank and Marina Lamitina: Great Garment Giveaway

February 3, 2017

Last May, when ARS/Rescue Rooter called on its branches to donate dresses for a dress drive, Frank Lamitina and his wife Marina knew that they could do something extraordinary due to their former circumstances.