8, 2016


Posted by admin in Uncategorized, June - 8th, 2016

Posted on Google 4/29/16   Heating and air conditioning system install is complete. City inspection was done yesterday. I could not be more happy with Shafer. The company is one I would like to work for! (Of course, I am retired and have no plans to go back to work. :-) ) Everyone who worked on...

For homeowners with historic homes it can be a challenge to have a beautiful home with all the Air Conditioning comfort of a new home. Minisplit systems now offer options for home comfort needs with ductless air conditioning. Minisplit systems are up to 40% more efficient than traditional systems....

10, 2016

Panic is always on the horizon as you flush your toilet and watch the water start to rise to the rim. A clogged toilet can be terribly messy and cause damage if not fixed quickly. Among the reasons for a clogged toilet are small children have a tendency to flush things and sometimes tree roots...

4, 2014


Posted by admin in Uncategorized, September - 4th, 2014

If you haven’t heard you will. Beginning April 2015 there are big changes going on with water heaters and it’s happening nationally.  Manufacturers will be required to make water heaters more efficient and environmentally safe. What does this mean for consumers?  They will be wider and...

11, 2014


Posted by admin in Uncategorized, August - 11th, 2014

GOING GREEN- PINK ACTUALLY!  If you are considering a new AC system consider purchasing one that is eco friendly. HCFC-22 (also known as R-22) has been the refrigerant of choice for air-conditioning systems for more than four decades.  Unfortunately for the environment, releases of R-22, such as...

4, 2014

Protect Your Home

Posted by admin in Uncategorized, August - 4th, 2014

Property damage caused by old or faulty plumbing is one of the most common home insurance claims.   More than 2,500,000 homeowners each year feel the effects of water damage and spend billions of dollars in preventable losses.  Valuables such as artwork, antiques, computers and electronic data,...

6, 2014

Thermostat Settings

Posted by admin in Uncategorized, July - 6th, 2014

On extremely hot days, avoid setting your thermostat at a colder setting than normal. We advise a programmable thermostat to help you with the “SET IT AND LET IT” philosophy. Your system will not cool your home any faster and can result in excessive stress on your system and unnecessary...

29, 2014

Grumbly Water Heater?

Posted by admin in Uncategorized, June - 29th, 2014

save your water heater Calcium and hard mineral build up on the inside of the water heater causes this “grumble.”  It also robs the heater of efficiency and shortens it’s life. The age of your water heater can be a big factor when considering options that will remedy the problem. Installing...

24, 2014

Ductless AC options for your home. Ductless AC Systems are Ideal for heating and cooling small spaces like single rooms, or even supplementing your current central air system.   Ductless AC offers home comfort with added energy efficiency, quiet operation, and a space-saving design.  Many of...

9, 2014


Posted by admin in Uncategorized, June - 9th, 2014

Over time and use, grease and organic particles, like food or hair, build up on in your drain and cause a blockage.  Before you call a plumber you may first want to try to clear the blockage yourself by cleaning away debris by hand, pouring hot water down the drain or using a plunger.  If this...