Steven Cox, on Sep 22, 2016 10:00:00 AM
But the earliest reported use was in the 6th century during the Ming Dynasty. The emperor being very sensitive had 15,000 sheets be made soft and perfumed. Too bad the rest of the world had to suffer. Check out our infographic on "What was used before before toilet tissue?" Modern toilet tissue that is.
F.H. Furr has you covered with four ways to maximize your HVAC Efficiency:
Your water heater is easily one of the most neglected home appliances. You expect it to do its job and deliver hot water when and where you need it…reliably.
But did you know that the older your water heater gets, and the longer it’s neglected, the more unreliable and unsafe it becomes?
It is not normal for ice to form on your outdoor heat pump, and it is certainly cause for concern. There are several different scenarios on why this has happened to your HVAC system:
Steven Cox, on Mar 3, 2016 10:04:00 AM
After Winter, we are all ready for Spring Cleaning! Cleaning out your garage, having a yard sale and freshening up the paint in several of your rooms is a great thing, but what about an HVAC inspection or a plumbing inspection? What about the sump pump that barely made it through the Winter? Or the inefficient furnace that is driving your utility bills sky high? Have you thought of having those checked out, now that Spring is here?
Here is 5 ways to get your home ready for Spring-time, on the inside, where we all forget about until it becomes a problem.
Tis the season of giving! As the holiday rush begins, we are encouraged not to lose sight of the fact that giving is often more important than receiving. At F.H. Furr, we believe in these values not just during the holidays, but all year round.
The 2016 Farmer's Almanac has stated that this year, for the Northern Virginia & DC Metro areas, that we are in for it...but that doesn't mean your home's plumbing has to suffer, which in turn makes your home life suffer even more. We have talked to our Plumbing gurus and have come up with 5 easy-to-do plumbing tips that you can do, or you can contact us F.H. Furr to help you out.
It may be hard to imagine now, but cooler weather will soon arrive in the Alexandria area. Instead of waiting for the chill of winter to sneak up on you, be proactive and have your furnace inspected now so that it’s ready for when you need it. Modern furnaces can last as long as 20 years when they are properly maintained. If your furnace is nearing the end of its life, it may need more frequent repairs. There are other indicators that your furnace needs repairs, such as uneven heating, poor indoor air quality, and rising utility bills. Take a look at this infographic from F.H. Furr, the experts in heating repair in Alexandria, Virginia, to learn more about the signs that your furnace might need attention. Please share with your friends and family so that everyone can stay warm this winter.