1. What to Do When Something Big (Or Important!) Gets Flushed Down the Toilet

    You’ve probably been in this scenario if you don’t have kids: you flush the toilet, and as you move your hand, you accidentally knock something off into the toilet, and you stand there helplessly as you watch it go down the drain. You’ve probably been in this scenario if you do have kids: “Hey, Mommy! Daddy! Look what I just did?” You come up the stairs to find your preschooler in the ba…Read More

  2. Preparing Your Home’s HVAC For This Coming Spring

    Spring has sprung and we’re just as excited as you are for buzzing bees and clear blue skies. But the weather will warm up fast and what will start as a comfortable spring, a sweet reprieve from the ravages of winter, will soon turn to harrowing heat and gobs of sweat. Be prepared for when the Essex weather turns from the pleasant, clean-cut spring into a sweat fest by getting your HVAC and set …Read More

  3. Take Care of Your HVAC and Your Heating Bill All At Once With These Handy Tips

    The holidays and the rest of the winter weather are on their way and along with it is a couple of hefty heating bills. Let’s not beat around the bush, those higher heating bills that follow-up right after those holiday spending sprees and it really can take a dent out of your bank account. As your local Essex HVAC specialist, we feel your pain which is why we’re here to help however we can. Wh…Read More

  4. 7 Things You Need To Do Before Winter

    It’s hard to believe that Thanksgiving is already over and in another month, we’ll be celebrating Christmas. Despite the temperature starting to cool down outside, it feels like this is the time of year that everything is moving so fast you can barely keep up. Although the temptation is to huddle onto the couch with some hot chocolate and a good movie, there are a few things you should take ca…Read More

  5. Top HVAC Tips For Fall

    Many people love fall for its beautiful colors, falling leaves, and cooler temperatures. However, this won’t last long. Winter is just a few months away and this nice weather will quickly begin to diminish once snow starts to fall. One major concern for many homeowners during this time is how their HVAC system will hold up. You’ve likely been running your AC pretty hard this summer. And althou…Read More

  6. Make The Most Of Your Air Conditioner – Part 2

    Hello, and welcome back to our blog here at Jay Mechanical. This is part two of our blog series about making the most of the air conditioner within your home. If your recall from last time, we covered several topics including your thermostat and your air filters. This time, we’ll cover several more things you may not have thought about. If you’re ready to speak with a specialist about repairin…Read More

  7. Make The Most Of Your Air Conditioner

    If you’re a homeowner, you’re probably well aware of the high costs associated with running and maintaining the HVAC system in your home. Although there are certainly other things that can contribute to high energy bills, your heating and cooling system is by far the biggest culprit. But it doesn’t have to be that way. You can live in comfort without having to worry about getting hit with a …Read More

  8. 10 Signs Your AC Needs Replacement – Part 2

    Hello, and welcome back to our blog here at Jay Mechanical. Last time we talked about four signs you’ll know it’s time to replace your AC system. This time, we’ll talk about six more signs that your air conditioning may need to be replaced. However, in order to know for sure whether you need replacement or just repairs, contact an HVAC specialist at Jay Mechanical. Your thermostat won’t wo…Read More

  9. 10 Signs Your AC Needs Replacement

    If you’ve lived in an apartment most of your life and have just moved into a home, chances are, you’re not too experienced with managing your own HVAC system. You’ll need to get used to checking your air filter regularly, making sure the thermostat is working, and know how to check your system to see if it needs to be replaced. It may sound overwhelming, but there’s really only one rule yo…Read More

  10. Why Your HVAC Filter Is Getting Dirty Quickly

    If you’re a homeowner, you’re probably good about checking your HVAC system’s filter to see if it needs to be changed. Normally, you should only have to change out your filter every couple months, however, if you go to check it and notice that the whole thing is covered in hair, dust, and dirt, you might be wondering what’s causing it to get so dirty so quickly. In this blog, we’re going…Read More