Murphy's Plumbing, Heating & Air Conditioning Blog:Archive for March, 2023

Why Chemical Cleaners Aren’t a Substitute for Professional Drain Cleaning

Monday, March 27th, 2023

Is that darn sink clogged again? You’ll have to get it unplugged somehow. Wait, don’t reach for that bottle of liquid drain cleaner! Why not, you ask? We’ll tell you exactly why not. Better yet, we’ll tell you exactly what you should do instead. Here’s how to avoid ever using that bottled stuff again, and how to live a peaceful, clog-free life in the future.

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This Is What Happens When You Have Bad Furnace Airflow

Monday, March 13th, 2023

Many of the homes in our area are heated by forced-air systems, which are furnaces that create heat and then blow it through a system of ductwork throughout the home and out of vents to where it is needed. One symptom of a furnace in need of repair is a too low flow of air from those vents.

We’ll give you a primer on the causes and effects of low airflow from your furnace so you’ll be prepared to do what’s needed to address the problem.

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