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Did You Have Ice Dams Last Year?

At Master Plumbing Heating Cooling, we know we’ve just been hit with our first bout of snow this winter here on Long Island, and it’s probably got you thinking about last year’s winter weather. How did your home fare in all of the snow and ice? If you had ice dams on your roof last …

How to Have Hot Water Whenever You Need It

When you’re looking forward to a nice warm shower to soothe your aching muscles after a long day, you don’t want to step into tepid water that quickly turns cold and forces you out before you’ve even had a chance to rinse off. If you have to time showers so everyone gets hot water or …

6 Reasons Why You Should Switch to Gas

You probably know people who have switched from oil to natural gas for home heating. Maybe you’ve wondered if it’s a good idea for your Long Island home. Here are six good reasons why the switch may do you-and your wallet-a lot of good. 1. Say Goodbye to High Heating Bills Natural gas is the …

Heating Maintenance: What to Expect

Getting your furnace, boiler, or ductless mini-split serviced is a great way to avoid unexpected breakdowns, poor performance and high heating bills in winter. But what exactly happens when a professional technician comes to tune up your unit? Keep all call outs the same And the results? Health & Safety A home that’s free of …

How Well Can You Do on the Cozy Quiz?

If you’ve ever wished for a more comfortable home or lower energy bills, you’ve probably also imagined the upgrades you think will get you there. You may want new windows and doors, new insulation, or a more efficient furnace. But are these investments really the ones that will make your Nassau or Long Island home …

Our Tips for Avoiding Costly Emergency Heating Repairs

It’s every Long Island homeowner’s worst nightmare: You wake up on a cold morning listening to the wind and snow beat against your windows. You step out of bed so that you can go out and start shoveling your driveway, only to realize that your bedroom is as cold as ice. Somehow your heating system …

The Puzzle of Whole Home Comfort

Make Sure Your Home Is Working Together Your house is a lot like a puzzle,where many pieces work together to influence home comfort. If you want to make your home more comfortable,make sure you focus on the right pieces of the puzzle. The key pieces of the home comfort puzzle are: Air sealing for your …

Air & Duct Sealing: Good for Your Home & Your Health

Making conscious decisions about your health becomes easier when you know what to look for and what to do. For example, you know that cooking at home is healthier than eating out and that regular exercise can help to reduce stress, in addition to burning calories. However, if you’re trying to reduce your asthma or …

Why a Whole-Home Approach to Efficiency Matters

When you’re trying to make your health a priority, it will help to cut out refined sugar and focus on eating more vegetables. While those changes will have an impact, they alone won’t be enough to make you healthy—especially if you’re under a lot of stress, not sleeping enough, and rarely exercise. Just like your …