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Why You Should Start Your AC Early

Our Orange County and Los Angeles air conditioning pros know that staying cool during the hot summer months is important. And one of the worst feelings in the world is going to turn on your air conditioning on the first hot day and finding it doesn’t work right — or at all. Thankfully, you can easily avoid this problem by checking your air conditioning early. Read More

Stay Safe With A Carbon Monoxide Monitor

The average home is full of appliances, which can release carbon monoxide if they are in a poor operating condition. Stoves, heaters and furnaces can all release this deadly gas if they are not working properly. A cracked heat exchanger on an aging furnace is one of the most common culprits behind carbon monoxide exposure, according to our Orange County and Los Angeles heating and air pros. A carbon monoxide monitor professionally installed by a certified technician is your best defense against the dangers of carbon monoxide. Read More

Extending The Life of Your Water Heater

Water Heater Maintenance

Our Orange County and Los Angeles plumbers know that a water heater is a long-lasting appliance when properly maintained. And there are several ways to extend a water heater’s life span to avoid needing to replace it with a newer model. By using these methods of repair or maintenance, our customers can save a substantial amount of money in the long run. Read More

What Exactly Is A Sewer Camera Inspection?

At Jack Stephan, our Orange County and Los Angeles plumbers are big fans of sewer camera inspections because of the unparalleled insight they provide in resolving plumbing issues. These inspections are a money saving technique that can be performed on your main sewer line to diagnose a number of problems you may be having. And with the help of a sewer camera not only can the exact cause of the problem be found, but the precise location of the issue can be determined, as well. Read More

Improving Air Purity

When it comes to improving the quality of air you breathe, our Orange County and Los Angeles air conditioning specialists have you covered. And while air conditioning systems contain filters designed to remove particles from cooled air in order to improve indoor air quality, our team can increase the effectiveness of these built-in filters through the addition of an electronic air cleaner combined with activated charcoal. Read More

Do I Need A Home Water Pressure Regulator?

Certain devices in plumbing prevent problems. A water pressure regulator is one of those devices. P-traps below your sinks, toilets, showers and tubs keep a little water in them to prevent sewer gas from backing up. Check valves on main sewer lines prevent backflow flooding. Water pressure regulators prevent high water pressure from bursting pipes and fatiguing faucets, toilet valves and water-using appliances. Controlling pressure can also save thousands of gallons a year in wasted water. And at Jack Stephan, our Orange County and Los Angeles plumbers can provide the dual benefit of a water pressure regulator by installing one. Read More