Air Conditioner Thermostat Settings for Summer

Summer is the season to rely heavily on your air conditioning system to make you feel comfortable. It could be the only thing standing in the way of humidity and all-day heat. Contrary to popular belief, however, you don’t have to turn your air conditioner all the way up during the summer or hot months.

Water Heater Options: Tankless and Traditional

Water heaters are no longer a luxury for homes; they’re a necessity, especially for residents with young children, the elderly, and anyone suffering from an illness. McLay Services, Inc. has been in the business of installing, maintaining and repairing tankless water heater and their freeze protection systems for years. In this post, we’ve put together

What to Consider When Choosing a Tankless Water Heater

A tankless water heater is a great option for homes that don’t have the necessary space for a tank, and the heating needs that do not require a large amount of stored hot water. According to experts at McLay Services Inc., a tankless water heater essentially heats the water as it passes through a pipe,

FAQ: Air Conditioning Repair

Experts from McLay Services Inc. have put together a very handy FAQ guide for homeowners who have important questions about their HVAC system.

The Best Humidifier for Your Home

A humidifier is important in keeping you and your family healthy during the driest, coldest weather. It keeps the humidity levels in your home much less likely to cause discomfort and health concerns.

Repair or Replace Your AC?

When should you repair or replace your air conditioning unit? Buying a new unit is a serious commitment, and sometimes a repair can be costly too. How do you know when you should do one and not the other?

How to Save Money on Plumbing Remodeling Projects

Are you looking for a home improvement project that can add value to your home? If you’re in a newly built home, there’s no reason for a plumbing remodeling project, but if you’re in an antique home dating back to a couple hundred years ago, why not upgrade a few of your pipes? Of course,

Is Your Water Heater Failing? Check for These Telltale Signs

Water heaters are a piece of home equipment that is easy to ignore until the moment they stop working. Pretty soon, you’ve run out of hot water, your pipes are leaking and your basement floor is flooded. Luckily, you don’t always have to suffer through the problems as they occur. A little mindfulness and keeping

Spot Signs Your Pipes Are About to Break

Burst pipes can lead to all sorts of trouble like flooding, leakage, and thousands of dollars worth of water damage. This is why it’s important to make sure that all old and worn out pipes are replaced before they become a problem. However, it is a little difficult to tell if your pipes are ready to be

Keeping Inactive Air Conditioners in Peak Condition

As everyone knows, a break from the cold weather means summer is coming. Soon, people will begin to ditch their heating systems for the refuge of an air-conditioned room. But, is it still in top condition after its long layoff? After all, you’d want it to work the first time and every time you need