5 Benefits of a Natural Gas Grill

Tuesday, August 5th 2014
During grilling season, you’ll hear many theories about what makes for the best backyard cooking. You’ll hear about techniques for the tastiest marinade, what temperature works best for which meat, when to flip and how to power your grill. There are better options out there if you...read more

How to Conserve Water

Tuesday, August 5th 2014
Changing your daily habits can help to save energy and conserve natural resources. But what about families with strong-willed children who aren’t willing to cut a shower short or busy parents who can’t wait to wash a sports uniform until there are enough darks to make a full load?...read more

Reliable Partners with Sunshine on a Ranney Day for Room Makeovers

Friday, August 1st 2014
A lot of factors set the best HVAC contractors apart: certifications, training, expertise and customer service policies. Partnerships with programs such as Sunshine on a Ranney Day are just one way that Reliable Heating & Air stands out and gives back to the community. Our partnership with...read more

Suspect a Broken Circuit Breaker in These Cases

Friday, August 1st 2014
There’s a reason circuit breakers are designed to shut off. A circuit breaker stops electrical current from running to your home and protects appliances, outlets and electrical devices from overheating. Before you rush to switch the breaker back on when it trips, it’s helpful to...read more

When You Have No Hot Water, Here’s How to Respond

Friday, July 18th 2014
Whether it is the dead of winter or a midsummer morning in Alpharetta, the feeling of freezing cold water in the shower can ruin your day. If you find that you have no hot water in your home, there are several easy ways to troubleshoot the problem. Check these five things before you call in a...read more

Attic Ventilation: Weighing the Pros and Cons for Your Home

Friday, July 18th 2014
From powered fans to turbine whirly vents that operate automatically, homeowners in the Atlanta area have many options for attic ventilation. Unfortunately, not every roof ventilator system presents benefits for homes, which is why it takes a careful examination of both home exhaust and...read more

How Tree Roots in Sewer Line Pipes Cause Damage

Wednesday, July 2nd 2014
As a homeowner, you are responsible for maintaining the pipes on your property up to the water main at the street. Any sewer problems are your responsibility. This includes backups from grime and tree roots in sewer line pipes that are hard to identify beforehand. There are ways to anticipate...read more

Why Heating and Cooling Systems Make Certain Rooms Warmer

Wednesday, July 2nd 2014
As summer keeps things steamy throughout the Atlanta area, certain rooms that feel warmer will drain energy and diminish comfort in your home. Anything from inadequate insulation to leaking ducts can explain why certain rooms don’t get the full benefit of a home’s HVAC equipment....read more