November 2015

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!

Fabulous Fall Tips

November 17, 2015

It’s that lovely time of the year when the leaves are changing and temperatures are getting cooler.  With the change in seasons comes a change in home maintenance.  When going from summer to fall, you want to make sure you and your home are ready for the change in weather.  If you take good care of it year round, you can save some money in the long run.  Here are some simple tips to make sure your home is fall ready!

ARS of Indy Helps Injured Officer and Family

November 17, 2015

The Code One Fund is a general fund for all Indianapolis local officers injured while on duty.  Officer Santos Cortez is one of those officers.  On June 11, 2012, while responding to a 911 call, Officer Cortez was struck by a drunk driver and ejected through the passenger side window of his squad car leaving him paralyzed. 

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.

Happy Halloween from ARS

November 17, 2015

ARS had another scaretastic Halloween!  Each department came together and chose a specific theme that they would decorate the area as and wear a costume that goes with it as well.  Each year the costumes and decorations get better and better.

INFOGRAPHIC: How to Save Water When It Counts

November 12, 2015

California isn’t the only place where saving water has become a necessity.  There are many places where water has become a scarce resource. It’s important not to take water for granted just because it “seems” readily available.

YMCA 2015 Corporate Games

November 12, 2015

For the third year in a row, the American Residential Services Corporate Office has sponsored and participated in the YMCA Corporate Games.   The YMCA of Memphis holds this event once a year to raise money for different community programs and it is also a team event that combines healthy living and a little healthy competition among local organizations.

Jim McMahon Wins CFO of Year Award

November 5, 2015

The Memphis Business Journal hosted the sixth Annual CFO of the Year Awards at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis on October 29, 2015 with over 500 members of the Memphis business community in attendance.  Jim McMahon, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of American Residential Services, LLC, was selected as CFO of the year within the large private company category of more than $50 million in revenue.

HVAC and Plumbing Problems in Older Homes

November 3, 2015

If you live in an older home, it’s likely that your HVAC and plumbing systems will require improvements and repairs over time. Learn more below about the problems most common to old homes, and find out how to update your systems.