Yearly Archives: 2021

Should I Replace My Heating System?

There’s no need to guess whether your heating system needs professional help. That’s because it will start putting out signs the moment its components begin to fail. However, it can be difficult for the average person to identify and interpret these signs. Let the team from Pann Home Services help you decipher the knocks, creaks,… Read more »

Put a Combi Boiler to Work for You

So, let’s see, your home is no doubt equipped with a furnace or boiler, water heater, central AC system – and right there you have a lot of money invested and a lot of equipment to maintain to prevent untimely mishaps. But what if you were to combine two of those systems into one for… Read more »

Fall Plumbing Tips to Help Protect Your Home

If you’re feeling a bit of melancholy, it happens a lot during the Fall season. While you may be relieved to be rid of hot and humid conditions, winter is straight ahead – and it’s hard to ignore. Then again, so is the fun of Halloween, Thanksgiving feasts, kids home from college, fall harvest fairs,… Read more »

Hard Water Problems – They’re Hard to Miss

Water containing high levels of calcium, magnesium, lime, and other minerals is said to be “hard”. It doesn’t pose any health risks per se, but it can cause problems for your home’s plumbing and water-using appliances. Hard water also can make several common household tasks a little tougher to check off your to-do list. Wondering… Read more »

Enhance Your New Kitchen With Toe Kick Heaters

If every room of your home feels perfectly comfortable no matter the season, consider yourself lucky. Perhaps your home is newer or contains separate heating, and cooling zones sized perfectly and maintained faithfully. Yet, not all homes – or the people in them – have it so good. Take yours, for example. Are you experiencing… Read more »

Drain Odor – How to Get Rid of it Yourself

Let’s say you just walked into your kitchen or bathroom only to discover an unidentifiable (and horrible) smell. If you can’t find the odor source, then it is most likely a drain odor. That’s right. Drains can smell bad. If your drains smell foul, don’t fret. There are several different DIY steps you can take… Read more »

When Should I Replace My Furnace?

Merrily you’ve rolled along with the same heating system, year after year, and you’re entirely satisfied with its performance. No harm, no foul – right? Well, yes and no. Heating systems, especially older models, have an average lifespan of 12 – 15 years. So, if you stay put in your home long enough, sooner or… Read more »

How to Plan Your Kitchen Remodel

It’s a big undertaking. Maybe the one and only time you’ll have it done – all the more reason that everything goes according to plan. That, of course, assumes you have a plan, and we highly recommend that you do. For best results, here’s how to go about it: Set a Realistic Budget Be prepared… Read more »

How to Prevent Frozen Pipes

Burst or frozen pipes are one of the most common causes of water damage. However, there’s no need to live in constant fear of your unheated water pipes freezing or bursting and then causing a watery mess in your home. With the proper knowledge and preparation, you can prevent any unnecessary accidents before they occur!… Read more »

How to Prevent Heat Loss

No matter how efficient your heating system is, you definitely don’t want it heating the entire neighborhood. Yet, homes in Boston seem bent on doing just this when they allow their heated air to escape through gaps in their insulation. Whether they leave a door ajar or window gaps unfilled, Boston homeowners just can’t seem… Read more »