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When our highly trained technicians diagnose your home comfort system issue, we make sure they explain the situation in layman’s terms so you completely understand what your options are and can figure out how to fit it into your budget. We know there are few homeowners versed in HVAC and plumbing terms and how these systems work, so we want you to be totally comfortable with the decisions you make on repairing or replacing home comfort elements.

At Proactive Comfort, we want to help build your familiarity with how your home’s comfort systems operate by offering a variety of helpful HVAC and plumbing tips through a series of HVAC and plumbing blogs. Perhaps, you’re curious to know when it’s time to replace your aging furnace or whether installing a tankless water heater is the right move for your home. Maybe you’re looking for plumbing tips on how to prevent your drains from clogging or searching for an HVAC blog that addresses the advantages of a ductless AC mini-split system. Think of our blog page as the door to a library of unlimited plumbing, heating and cooling resources. We invite you to come in and start reading because we believe an informed consumer is a smart consumer!

Plumbing Wet Vents Defined

Drainage in residential and commercial structures adheres to the same principle: gravity is utilized for pulling wastewater along drain pipes into the municipal septic tank or sewer system. This is…... Read Article

Why Use Copper in Plumbing

Copper is a valuable metal, and it is widely used in many industrial applications. Copper is most often recognized as the substance that gives the green, blue, or purple color…... Read Article

6 Factors That Affect Your HVAC Unit’s Longevity

Cooling and heating systems are important aspects of every American home. HVAC units normally affect your energy consumption and comfort significantly. Since an HVAC system is a big investment in…... Read Article

How portable AC’s work: The best way to keep your home cool this summer

It’s summertime and the weather is heating up. That means it’s time to break out the portable AC unit to keep your home cool. But how do these units work?…... Read Article

How To Clean a Window AC unit

Window AC units are a great way to cool down a room during the summer. However, if they are not cleaned properly, they can become quite dirty and start to…... Read Article

Leading Causes of Water Leaks in Air Conditioners.

It’s not normal for air conditioners to leak water, and when they do, disregarding the problem could be detrimental. Air conditioning systems trap humidity and heat from the air in…... Read Article

Will Opening Your Windows at Night Save Energy in the Summer?

Open windows and an active air conditioner are never a good combination. Not only does this result in a tremendous amount of energy waste, but it can also subject your…... Read Article

Will a Smart Thermostat Save You Money?

As of 2020, it is estimated that more than 35% of American homes have a smart thermostat, and the smart thermostat industry is expected to grow from about $2 billion…... Read Article

A Guide to Installing a Smart Thermostat

Smart thermostats can provide many different benefits for homeowners with the most important being a reduction in energy costs. While you may be familiar with contacting your HVAC professional when…... Read Article

Proactive Comfort Puts Our Customers First!

Welcome to Our New Online Home Welcome to the new online home of Proactive Comfort, the company southern New Hampshire residents trust above the rest for their plumbing, heating and…... Read Article