A Beginner’s Guide to Indoor Air Quality

September 15, 2020

For over 30 years, Gallagher's Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning has been helping Sacramento, CA, residents keep their homes comfortable all year long. We can give you the skilled support you need to keep your house at the right temperature. However, home comfort technology is always advancing. Solutions to improve indoor air quality are at the cutting edge of the home comfort field. Why does IAQ matter? The quality of your indoor air is important for the well-being of anyone who lives in your home. Poor air quality can cause several health issues. Allergens floating in your air supply will trigger

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Want To Save Energy and Money? Consider a Zoning System

August 20, 2020

When summer rolls into Sacramento, CA, triple-digit heat is not far behind. This means that your AC unit gets a lot of use. The winters are not severe in this region, but there are nights when you need reliable heat too. This year-long use of the heating, cooling, and ventilation system costs you money. One way to make it more efficient is to use what is known as HVAC zoning. At Gallagher's Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning, we can help you to set this up. Let us cover some of the ins and out of this strategy. What Is HVAC Zoning?

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Should You Invest In a Tankless Water Heater

August 15, 2020

If you are looking for a way to upgrade your home and save money on utility bills, it may be in your best interest to consider buying a tankless water heater. This type of product can be ideal if you have a large family or are looking to create a home that is more functional for you and your family. This type of product comes in multiple sizes, which means that it can be a perfect fit for your home regardless of how large it is. You’ll Never Run Out of Hot Water Perhaps the

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Eco-Friendly HVAC Tips

August 1, 2020

Many residents throughout Sacramento and the rest of California are embracing the idea of going green. Some of the benefits include helping the environment, minimizing carbon footprints, improving general health, and lowering energy bills. Although there are numerous ways to create a more environmentally friendly property, one of the major components is keeping up with your home’s systems. Some parts of your home, such as the plumbing, electric, and (in this case) cooling and heating, make a significant difference in your home’s efficiency. Leading an environmentally responsible lifestyle does not have to be challenging. With the

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Are Ductless Air Conditioners Efficient?

July 20, 2020

When it comes to your residential cooling system, you have options. Since indoor cooling equipment first became common in the United States, living accommodations and situations have changed. The cooling systems that were installed in homes decades ago were appropriate for their day, but times have moved on, and technology has progressed significantly. The homes from decades past are aging. Many of those didn’t have ductwork installed originally. Others are demonstrating that the ductwork they do have is inefficient. To deal with the needs of both these older residences and their modern counterparts, innovation was required.

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Plumbing Dangers: What You Should Never Do

July 10, 2020

Ideally, everything in your Sacramento, CA, home is going to operate as intended all the time. Appliances get old, however. This leads to them becoming worn-out, and eventually, they break down. Anytime there is a clogged drain or malfunctioning HVAC unit, it is inconvenient. Regular maintenance, which is one of our specialties at Gallagher's Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning, is one way to find potential issues before they cause an emergency situation. There are also things that you can do to help avoid emergencies. Read on to learn more about some potential plumbing dangers you can avoid. Ignoring

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Indoor Air Quality Tips for Apartments and Condos

July 1, 2020

Sacramento, CA, is one of the cities that is seeing a number of new multi-unit buildings and condos erected at a fast space. Living in an apartment or condo offers several advantages, especially if you have not started your family yet. These living accommodations are often situated near restaurants, entertainment venues, and public transportation, which eliminates the need for a car and promotes walking. While you are living your best life, you still have to take some responsibilities into account, like ensuring that you are breathing the cleanest air possible while indoors. At Gallagher's Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning, we help our customers in Sacramento

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8 Tips To Keep Your AC System Running Optimally

June 20, 2020

If you want your air conditioner to be able to provide reliable and efficient service over many summers, there are some things that you need to do to help it stay in good working order. At Gallagher's Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning, we know a thing or two about keeping air conditioners working at their best. To help you to keep your Kansas City home cool, we are drawing on our experience to provide these eight tips that will keep your AC system in optimal condition throughout the year. 1. Keep It Clean One of the greatest enemies of your

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7 Ways to Stay Cool While Waiting Air Conditioner Repairs

June 10, 2020

When your AC stops working, the first thing you should do is call a trusted HVAC company like Gallagher's Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning. We’re known for efficiently serving residents of Sacramento and its surrounding communities. However, even the best companies may have a few customers scheduled before you. This means you may have to keep your air conditioning turned off for a while. How can you keep cool while you wait? Here are some tips that will help you stay comfortable without your AC. 1. Open Your Windows When Temperatures Are Cool You can lower temperatures by letting a refreshing

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Ways To Avoid Damaging Your Plumbing System

June 5, 2020

Taking steps to care for your home is a smart move. You want to preserve your property’s equity while avoiding running up unnecessary expenses in the house. Damaging the plumbing system, in particular, could contribute to avoidable problems. A homeowner might never dream of deliberately wrecking his/her plumbing, but oversights and benign neglect can lead to disastrous problems. Once you understand the common ways that homeowners damage pipes, drains, and fixtures, hopefully, you can take steps to avoid the same errors. Not Fixing Small Problems Before They Become Significant Ones There is no such

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