How To Detect A Carbon Monoxide Leak

Posted by Katie Sullivan on Aug 26, 2016 4:14:24 PM

Carbon monoxide: you can’t see it, you can’t smell it, and you can’t taste it, but it will kill you if not detected. There was a time when licensed, professional plumbing and heating contractors were the only people that had the capabilities to detect carbon monoxide in your home or other buildings.

Read More

Topics: Do It Yourself, Corley Cares Tips, Carbon Monoxide

DIY Eco-Friendly Cleaning Solutions

Posted by Katie Sullivan on Aug 16, 2016 10:00:00 AM

Are you really sure those commerical cleaners you're using are leaving your home free of your family's dirt and grime? And if so — then what about the toxic and polluting substances they're also leaving behind?

Read More

Topics: Tips, Spring Cleaning

Home Maintenance Tips You Can't Afford to Miss

Posted by Katie Sullivan on Aug 8, 2016 2:48:41 PM

You may feel like your at-home to-do list is totally covered — you dust, sweep, and vacuum on a regular schedule, switch out those air filters every month, you're careful to keep an eye on the thermostat during the hottest and coldest months of the year... what else could there be to do?

Well, there are still a few tasks that not only help you save money, but are also essential to keep your home comfortable and safe all year long. Today, we'll walk you through six home maintenance tasks you can't afford to miss.

Read More

Topics: Corley Cares Tips

5 Steps to Restart Your A/C After A Power Outage

Posted by Katie Sullivan on Aug 2, 2016 3:30:36 PM

While thunderstorms happen regularly during the summer here in Upstate South Carolina, they can still take you by surprise. You may end up sitting in the dark after the storm ends, with flashlights or candles lighting your way. You may even find your house heating up as you realize your air conditioning has stopped working, too. 

The real worry comes once the power comes back on, and your A/C... doesn't. You may be wondering if your A/C is gone for good, but before you call in the professionals, we have a simple procedure you can try. So let's talk about resetting the circuit breaker, and what to do if that doesn't fix the problem.

Read More

Topics: Tips

Corley's Summer Energy-Saving Tips

Posted by Katie Sullivan on Jul 26, 2016 3:14:56 PM

If you've been a homeowner for quite some time, you're aware of how high that summer power bill can skyrocket. Now that we're right here in the mid summer season, we have some tips we want to fill you in on in order to save a little bit on that next power bill. When it comes to taking care of our customers, we want to help you in every way we can. Let's walk through these tips:

Read More

Topics: Tips

9 Things Every Homeowner Should Do to Save Money

Posted by Katie Sullivan on Jul 19, 2016 3:05:52 PM

Whether you're a brand-new homeowner just moving into your very first place or you've owned your home for decades, there's definitely a sense of pride in having a place to call your own. Here's the thing, though — with homeownership comes total responsibility for every aspect of your private property, and that can leave some homeowners wondering just what they can do to keep costs down, especially in the hot summer or freezing winter months.

We have a few tips to help you save, with 9 things every homeowner should do.

Read More

Topics: Corley Cares Tips

Keep Cool This Summer With Corley's HVAC Tips

Posted by Katie Sullivan on Jul 12, 2016 12:32:58 PM

We're not just talking about staying cool when you're outside, but even when you're inside and relying on air conditioning to keep your cozy home just the right temperature for you. If your HVAC system is going to experience any issues, it's bound to happen during the summer, when you need your unit to be working the most.

Since we are always on top of our game, you can find some of the best advice on maintaining your HVAC unit here and here. If your system is running properly and you don't fear it going out of service anytime soon, we have some tips that have helped our customers over the years with keeping cool this summer that you may be interested in.

Read More

Topics: Tips

Air Conditioning Won't Work? What Should You Do Next?

Posted by Katie Sullivan on Jul 8, 2016 8:29:49 AM

One of the most essential and convenient parts of a home is the HVAC unit. Unfortunately, it seems Upstate SC homeowners experience problems with their air conditioning units from the change in seasons, especially in the summer weather. If you are having problems with your air conditioning unit, we have some tips and tricks you can try to see if things will run better. If not, it's best to call in the professionals to ensure you get your system back to normal. 

Read More

Keep Kids Safe in Summer With These Tips For Parents!

Posted by Katie Sullivan on Jun 28, 2016 1:24:01 PM

Summer in South Carolina is no joke. With nearly triple-digit days by mid-June and humidity that can leave you feeling like you're wading through the ocean just to take a walk, keeping safe in the heat becomes essential — especially for parents, since children aren't always great at recognizing when they've been outside too long in the sun. We have a few safety tips for parents that can help your children have a happy and healthy summer break!

Read More

Topics: Corley Cares Tips

5 Essential Summer Tips for Homeowners

Posted by Katie Sullivan on Jun 22, 2016 9:12:29 AM

The summer is no joke — June's temperatures have been baking, and July is looking to be about the same. Without much rain to cool the air, it's easy to find refuge inside your air-conditioned home and plan to worry about home maintenance once you can step outside without melting. There are some household tasks, however, that homeowners may want to take advantage of while the sun continues to shine.

Read More

Topics: Tips

Subscribe to Email Updates