How to Prepare Your Plumbing for the Holidays

Posted on November 15th, 2018 by Dean's Plumbing

Thanksgiving a week away and the holiday season is in full swing! Is your home plumbing prepped and ready to go for your guests? Before you carve the turkey and open presents up under the tree, make sure you check all of your plumbing fixtures first. Here are a few tips to help you get […]

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Home Heating System Assessment

Posted on November 14th, 2018 by Dean's Plumbing

Even though it’s still technically autumn, it’s starting to feel like we should be in the dead of winter. The nights are getting colder and we’re trying everything possible to stay toasty. Is your heating system helping to keep you warm? If not, follow our heating assessment below to see if you need a heater […]

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How to Clean Your Air Filters the Right Way

Posted on November 12th, 2018 by Dean's Plumbing

One of the most important things to remember as a homeowner is to replace your air filters. Why? Air filters clean your air of any pollutants, so over time it becomes filled with dirt, debris, and bacteria. So poorly maintained air filters can only hurt your indoor air quality and the energy efficiency of your […]

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Why You Need to Maintain Your Heater

Posted on October 29th, 2018 by Dean's Plumbing

Picture this: It’s the middle of a Minnesota winter, and on a cold, windy night, your furnace breaks down. Sounds like a nightmare, right? To avoid a scenario like that one, it’s important to call a professional for furnace tune-ups and repairs. What’s The Importance of Furnace Tune-Ups? Your furnace has an average lifespan of […]

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The Best and Safest Ways to Clean Your Bathroom

Posted on October 25th, 2018 by Dean's Plumbing

In case you didn’t know, white vinegar is the safest and most natural cleaner for all surfaces. One of the rooms its the MOST helpful is in your bathroom. Vinegar has a high acidity level, which helps loosen mineral deposits and dissolve soap scum. Keep reading to find out the exact places vinegar cleans the […]

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What Do HVAC Ratings Mean?

Posted on October 24th, 2018 by Dean's Plumbing

There are a lot of things to think about when it comes to choosing an HVAC system. Which system is best financially? Which unit fits best in your home? Is it quiet? Many of these questions are answered in an acronym — like SEER, AFUE, and more. AFUE (Annualized Fuel Utilization Efficiency) This is associated […]

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3 Fast Fall Fixes That Are Really Worth It

Posted on October 22nd, 2018 by Dean's Plumbing

When it comes to your HVAC system, many issues may occur over its lifespan (15 years is a long time!). Thankfully, many of these issues are minor and ones you can easily fix on your own! 3 HVAC Repairs for Homeowners 1. Restricted Airflow Many homeowners complain they aren’t receiving proper heating and cooling in […]

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Spooky Signs It’s Time For An Electrical Outlet Upgrade

Posted on October 18th, 2018 by Dean's Plumbing

Halloween may be a spooky time of the year, but nothing should frighten you more than damaged electrical outlets! Not only do they prevent your appliances from working, but they also increase the chances of home fires. Signs You Need an Electrical Outlet Upgrade They Aren’t GCFI Outlets All outlets in residential homes and commercial […]

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Your Fall HVAC Maintenance Guide

Posted on October 11th, 2018 by Dean's Plumbing

How ready are you for the cold, winter nights that are about to hit the Twin Cities? You’re going to need more than just a few cozy blankets. With a little HVAC maintenance, you can avoid any sleepless, freezing nights. HVAC Maintenance Checklist 1. Clean or replace your air filters. Dirty air filters restrict the […]

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How to Prevent Fall Allergies

Posted on October 10th, 2018 by Dean's Plumbing

The fall season brings changing leaves, chilly nights, and Sunday night football games. But the cooler weather also triggers our allergies. Don’t let a stuffy nose prevent you from enjoying the fall and winter seasons. Keep reading to find out what you can do at home to help reduce your chances of sneezing for months […]

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