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Video – What Is a Heat Pump?

April 28, 2022
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A heat pump is a device that transfers heat from one place to another, from inside your home to outside or from outside to inside. In the winter a heat pump works like a heater, extracting heat energy from outside and transferring it inside. In the summer the process reverses and it will remove heat…

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Video – Check Your Furnace Pilot Light

March 21, 2022
Pilot Light

Your furnace may be blowing cold air because the pilot light has gone out. Call us or request service online to have it properly fixed. This is indicative of a bigger problem that requires professional help. Friendly Home Services 801-923-6355

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Video – Why Is My Furnace Blowing Cold Air?

February 21, 2022
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There are a few things to check in your home in the case that your furnace is blowing cold air, such as your thermostat settings, air filter, and your home’s ductwork. If you can’t figure out the issue, give us a call and we will inspect your furnace. Friendly Home Services 801-923-6355

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Video – When Do I Need to Replace the Batteries in My Smoke Detector?

January 24, 2022
Smoke Detector

Change the batteries in your smoke and CO detectors when you change your clocks for daylight savings. It’s an easy reminder to replace them and is very important for your safety! Friendly Home Services (801) 923-6355

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Video-Why Is My HVAC Unit Making Unusual Noises?

December 23, 2021

If you hear any unusual noise coming from your HVAC unit, please turn it off and call us at 801-923-6355. Don’t attempt any kind of repair without consulting an HVAC certified technician first. Friendly Home Services 801-923-6355

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Video – Why Does My Heat Pump Smell Like It’s Burning?

October 28, 2021
woman sniffing her heat pump smell

You turn on your heat pump, and you smell something burning. What should you do? Who should you call first, the fire department or your HVAC technician? First assess what the smell most likely is, and you may not need to call anyone. Of course, if you’re still nervous because you just don’t know, turn…

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Video – Energy Saving Tip 2

September 24, 2021
a person turning on their ceiling fan in order to save energy on their electrical bill

Turn on your ceiling fan when you’re home while raising the temperature on your thermostat to save energy costs and keep your home feeling cool. Make sure that your fan is rotating counter clockwise to blow the air straight down and therefore feel cool. Friendly Home Services (801) 923-6355

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Video – Energy Saving Tip 1

August 26, 2021
Person grilling outside in order to save energy

It is no secret that your oven will toast your house up and cooking on a cold day is nice sometimes, but on a hot day it will warm your house up in an unnecessary way. Try to utilize the opportunity you might have to cook outside. Friendly Home Services (801) 923-6355

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Video- Stay Cool During the Summer

July 28, 2021
Video- Stay Cool During the Summer

Schedule a clean-check today. Friendly Home Services (801) 923-6355

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Fresh Living Show – Sponsored by Friendly Home Services

June 22, 2021
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Video – Do I Need to Schedule a Maintenance Appointment?

April 29, 2021
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Regularly scheduled maintenance can help you catch symptoms of bigger problems before they become an issue for your business. Catching symptoms of trouble early on can keep your units working efficiently and safely as long as possible.

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Video – How Much Water Does a Leaky Faucet Waste?

March 30, 2021
Leaky Faucet

A leaky faucet is a fairly obvious sign that there is something wrong with your plumbing. Signs include soggy floors, foundation cracks, water meter changes, or a mildew smell. One leak in itself doesn’t mean you need new plumbing necessarily but frequent leaks could be a sign of an aging pipe system.

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Video – How to Protect Your Lungs From Nasty Air Quality in Your Home

March 5, 2021

Did you know that Utah leads the nation in poor air quality? Your home actually traps bad air and creates a worse environment than outside and since the pandemic, we are spending more time than ever before at home. Thankfully, there are solutions to this problem. Read the full article here.

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