Design Comfort Blog

3 Signs That You Need Plumbing Repair

June 29th, 2015

Chances are that you are going to encounter an operational problem with your plumbing system at some point. When you do, it is vital that you schedule your plumbing repairs in Salt Lake City, UT as soon as possible. The longer that you wait in doing so, the more likely it becomes that your system will suffer serious damages. Your plumbing system is a large collection of integrated components, and a problem with even one of those components can lead to serious trouble over time. We’ve put together a short list of warning signs to look out for which can alert you to the need for plumbing repairs. Contact Design Comfort the moment that you have reason to believe you are in need of plumbing repairs.  Continue Reading

Should I Be Using an Electronic Air Cleaner?

June 22nd, 2015

While you are correct in believing that successful temperature regulation is a major part of living comfortably throughout the year in your home, you must remember that this is really only a single facet in the larger pursuit of true comfort. Just as important to your comfort, and to your health as well, is maintaining high indoor air quality throughout your home. There are a lot of different ways in which your indoor air quality may suffer, and it is vital that you are properly equipped with the appropriate systems to overcome any problems that you may encounter.

One common option is the use of an electronic air cleaner. If you think you may benefit from the use of an electronic air cleaner in Salt Lake City, UT, contact Design Comfort today. Continue Reading

3 Ways That Prompt Air Conditioning Repair Benefits You

June 15th, 2015

We know just how hectic modern life can be, and it is quite easy to let certain details slip through the cracks. That being said, however, there are certain instances in which it is really quite vital to act quickly; scheduling any necessary air conditioning repairs in Salt Lake City, UT is certainly one such instance. The sooner that you schedule your AC repairs with a professional technician on the Design Comfort team, the better off your system is likely to be. The following are 3 examples of just how prompt air conditioning repair can benefit you. Contact us with any further questions that you may have.  Continue Reading

3 Tips for Avoiding Clogged Drains

June 8th, 2015

Your drains may be unsung heroes most of the time, as you likely don’t pay them much attention. This is likely to change drastically, though, when you begin to encounter problems with your drains. We rely on the drains in our homes to remove wastewater from our sinks, bathtubs, showers and plumbed appliances. The issue is, though, that drains do not always function as intended. In many instances, operational problems with drains, with drain clogs being the most common, are the result of user error. To help you avoid making any such errors when using your drains, we’ve put together 3 simple tips to help you avoid clogs in your drains. Contact Design Comfort if you notice any issues with backed up or slow moving drains in your home, and schedule professional drain cleaning in Salt Lake City, UT. Continue Reading

Is it Time to Replace My Air Conditioner?

June 1st, 2015

We may not have reached the hottest time of the year just yet, but the time is right to take stock of your air conditioning system. Give it some serious thought, a truthful evaluation, and be honest with yourself; if you suspect that the time may be right for an air conditioning replacement in Salt Lake City, UT, give Design Comfort a call today. Not only do we carry a great selection of residential cooling systems from which to choose, but we are also more than happy to install yours with the greatest of care. Protect your comfort this summer by scheduling your air conditioning replacement with the pros on our staff.  Continue Reading

Is it Time to Schedule Water Heater Repair?

May 18th, 2015

Even those of us who prefer to live simply will admit that the water heater is an essential appliance. Nobody in this day and age is heating buckets of water over an open fire and pouring that water into a tub just to bathe or to do the laundry. We depend upon our water heaters to provide the hot water for such chores and daily tasks, as well as for washing the dishes, general cleaning and so much more. That is why it is so important to schedule prompt water heater repair services when you believe that something has gone wrong with your system. For outstanding water heater repairs in Salt Lake City, UT, schedule service with the pros at Design Comfort. Continue Reading

Should I Buy UV Germicidal Lights or Not?

May 18th, 2015

Maintaining comfortable temperatures throughout one’s home all year long is fairly straightforward when compared with maintaining great indoor air quality. Sure, there are many different types of heating and air conditioning systems, but the basic principle is the same: heat up your home when it’s cold out, cool it down when the temperature rises. With your indoor air quality, though, there are many different factors to consider, including the nature of any problems itself. That is why you must hire a Salt Lake City, UT indoor air quality specialist if you hope to successfully counteract any problems with the quality of the air in your home. Call Design Comfort today to do so. Continue Reading

Potential Causes of Smelly Drains

May 11th, 2015

Indoor plumbing is undoubtedly one of the greatest luxuries that we enjoy in our homes today. That being said, there are plenty of issues which may develop with modern plumbing systems which can negatively impact the operation or condition of that system. One of the most undesirable issues that homeowners often face is a foul odor coming from the drains in their homes. This may not seem like an emergency at first, but it should go without saying that any such problems ought to be resolved as soon as possible. Plumbing repairs may be necessary, and it is important that you schedule any such repairs with a trained professional. Call the professional Salt Lake City, UT plumbers at Design Comfort to ensure that this is the case. Continue Reading

3 Signs of Leaking Refrigerant in Your Air Conditioner

May 4th, 2015

Air conditioners rely on refrigerant to do their job: mixtures of chemicals that circulate through your system and make it possible to cool the air. Every air conditioner relies upon a specific type of refrigerant in specifics amounts. When that amount drops due to a leak or breach in your system, it can cause a number of serious problems. Your air conditioner will struggle to do its job, creating more strain on the system while raising both your monthly bills and the possibility of repairs. Here in Salt Lake City, UT, summer is just around the corner, and the sooner you deal with leaking refrigerant, the better. But how can you tell if this is the problem? Here are 3 signs of leaking refrigerant in your air conditioner to look out for. Continue Reading

Do I Need to Have My Water Tested?

April 27th, 2015

Access to clean, potable water is something that we here at Design Comfort believe to be a right, not a privilege. If you have any concerns at all regarding the quality of the water that is piped into your home, then we suggest that you schedule professional water testing services in Salt Lake City, UT immediately. There is no reason to ignore any issues with your water, such as a foul taste or any strange odors that it may give off. A number of different problems may lead to the contamination of one’s water, especially if you use a private water source, such as a well on your property. To schedule thorough water testing throughout the area, just give a member of our team a call today. Continue Reading