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Is It Time For A Water Line Replacement?

The plumbing in your home is essential in supporting your daily routines. And, the most important piece of plumbing in your home is your waterline. This supplies your home with clean water. Unfortunately, just like all things, over time, your water line deteriorates and requires replacing. Should your water line break, your home could experience […]

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Whole House Exhaust System: The Benefits

Purchasing a home is an especially important event in an individual’s life. However, many homeowners overlook how their home is ventilated. Within this article, the benefits of whole-house exhaust system ventilation will be revealed. A whole-house exhaust system will provide proper airflow within your home. And, it does so in an energy-efficient manner. In homes […]

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Benefits of Central AC

Everyone deserves a comfortable home. And, when it comes to home cooling, central AC systems are among the most popular cooling options on the market. Window units won’t provide whole-home cooling, and other cooling systems require wall-hung delivery units. With central AC you will have seamless, almost invisible cooling. If you are going through a […]

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How To Stop Your Toilet From Running

It can get annoying when you hear your toilet running non-stop. Not only will it constantly make noise, but it will slowly run water, wasting both the resource and increasing your monthly water bill. If you notice that your toilet won’t stop running, then try out these three techniques: Jiggle the Handle This may seem […]

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Keeping Your Dryer Vents Clean Can Save You Money

Did you know that a dirty or clogged dryer vent can cost you money? If your vent is full of lint, hair, and dust, there is not enough airflow for your dryer to operate properly. Often, you may need to run your dryer twice to dry a load fully. This means you are paying double […]

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Chemical Drain Cleaners—Good Or Bad?

People often use chemical drain cleaners to resolve their backed-up sinks and clogged showers, but these solutions are not the best for your plumbing or your health. Most chemical drain cleaners are not safe for your drain, and they can actually cause more harm than good. That’s why professional plumbers strictly advise against using them. […]

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Summertime Plumbing Tips

Let’s have a look at some of the best summertime plumbing tips that can help you avoid a breakdown this season. It is important to make sure your plumbing is prepared for the increase in traffic now that shelter-in-place is continuing and the kids are coming home. Follow these best practices and insider tips to […]

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Smart Thermostat Functions You Can’t Live Without

It can take some time to get accustomed to using a smart thermostat, but once you do, you’ll wonder how you ever lived without these amazing functions: Energy Reports Upgrading to a smart thermostat will pay off. And, it will tell you exactly how. Your smart thermostat is able to track your energy use and […]

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Signs Your Air Conditioner Needs Replacing

Summer 2020 is just around the corner! As a homeowner, ensuring your household has an efficient and lasting air conditioner is a necessity during the summer months. You don’t want to be left without an escape from the beaming sun. However, it is sometimes hard to tell when your system is headed towards breakdown. That’s […]

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Water Filtration—Your Options

Water purification is considered a necessity rather than a luxury. In the United States, 18 billion pounds of new toxins are released into the groundwater and atmosphere annually. As homeowners can’t control the quality of their tap water, steps must be taken to purify their supply! Water filtration systems, thus, protect homeowners and their families […]

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Troubleshooting Your AC

You’ve encountered it a couple of times: multiple frustrated homeowners waiting for an extremely booked professional HVAC contractor to fix their AC in the middle of the summer. We, here at Lancaster PHCE, want to help you get rid of that wait, especially if you can troubleshoot your cooling problem yourself! Today, we will take […]

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Duct Cleaning Benefits

Your air ducts work to ensure a continuous flow of quality air steadily flows from your heating and cooling equipment into your home. So, you have only one job to do to make sure this flow of air remains uncontaminated and free from obstacles: duct cleaning! Proper air duct cleaning will provide these benefits to […]

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How To Keep An Eco-Friendly Home

The green movement’s popularity has grown tremendously over the past couple of years. Cars, livelihoods, and homes alike are upgrading to more eco-conscious technologies to align with environmentally friendly fundamentals. With an increase in engineering research to enable this conversion, people are now able to separate myth from reality on how to go green. Homeowners […]

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Cooling Hacks

Creating a comfortable and conducive environment in a house setting is the desire of every homeowner. Additionally, we seek methods to reduce energy costs due to cooling systems, especially environmentally friendly ones. Cooling your home in an efficient and cost-effective manner is the dream. Here’s how to remodel your home and outdoor environment ingeniously to […]

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LPHCE Helped to Improve Life at a Local Women’s Shelter

Clare House is a non-profit transitional home that serves homeless women and their families in Lancaster, PA. Throughout the 12-month program, women and their families receive shelter, the ability to save money, and resources that will help them get back on their feet after suffering a wide variety of challenges. One of the many goals […]

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Beautification Products That Will Harm Your Drains

The last thing anyone wants to deal with while going about their day is an unexpected clogged drain. Ignored for too long, a clogged drain can cause permanent damage to your piping. That’s why it is imperative you know which products cause clogs! Hair is the main culprit for clogged drains; however, beauty products can […]

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Reducing Energy Consumption & Costs at Home

Now more than ever, families are looking for ways to trim their budgets by cutting costs at home. Reducing your energy consumption in your Lancaster home is one of the easiest and fastest ways to lower your utility bills! Here are three things you can do right now that will help lower your electric bill […]

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Childproofing Your Electrical Outlets

Over 2,400 children in the United States visit the emergency room each year with injuries related to electrical outlets. This is why, since 2008, homes with young children are required to use tamper-resistant receptacles. Children are inherently curious, and electrical outlets are tempting to explore, as they almost look like little, animated faces, and are […]

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Start Reducing Your Water Consumption

Reducing your water consumption, especially while you are home significantly more, during stay-at-home orders, is increasingly important! Eliminating water waste will not only decrease monthly water costs, but it will also make a positive impact on the environment. That’s why we here at Lancaster Plumbing, Heating, Cooling, and Electrical are sharing water-saving tips with you […]

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DIY Projects To Complete In Quarantine

Take that HGTV energy and bring it to your living room! There are numerous DIY projects that can be accomplished during stay-at-home orders, that will transform your home for the better. Whether you want to address an electrical project, an HVAC malfunction, or troubleshoot your plumbing, there is no better time to dive right in! […]

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