What Causes Clogged Drains?

Clogged drains are one of the most common plumbing issues home owners face and one of the most common issues we deal with as plumbers. While they are often easy to fix, they can sometimes create a plumbing emergency. Jon Wayne Air is the emergency plumber Boerne residents call for all of their plumbing issues, from clogged drains to major leaks. Here are a few reasons your drain might be clogged as well as some potential ways to prevent an issue: Continue reading

Why Lowering Your Water Pressure Might Save You Money

Unless your water barely trickles out of the faucet, you’ve probably never given much thought to your water pressure. High water pressure may seem nice, particularly when you are in the shower, but it can actually be causing damage to your plumbing system. High water pressure causes stress in your system that can lead to a higher likelihood of broken pipes. So how do you know if your water pressure is too high?

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Tips and Tricks to Avoid the Winter Blues

It is very common to suffer from seasonal depression or the winter blues. In fact, it is estimated that anywhere from 10 to 20 percent of Americans feel a little sadder than normal in the winter. With shorter days, longer nights, and winter storms, it is easy to feel a little down and out. You don’t have to suffer for the entire season, though. In order to help yourself feel better, there are a few simple things you can do to improve your mood – even on the darkest, dreariest day.

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Why You Need a High Efficiency Furnace

The automotive industry has done an excellent job of informing faq consumers about the benefits of driving a vehicle the uses less gas per mile than another. However, the same options exist in the HVAC world and some users have no idea that they could be getting a bigger bang for their buck from using a furnace with a higher energy efficiency rating. Just like you wouldn’t pay for ten miles to the gallon when you could get twenty, here’s why you need a high efficiency furnace: Continue reading

Common Plumbing Emergencies and How to Avoid Them

Plumbing emergencies aren’t just an inconvenience, they can be a major mess leaky pop and cause extensive damage to your home. If you find yourself in need of emergency plumbing, New Braunfels TX knows to call Jon Wayne Air. We’d be glad to help you with your plumbing emergency, but we’d love to help you avoid one completely! Here are a few common problems and how to avoid them. Continue reading

Should I Upgrade My Thermostat?

The old round thermostats, with a plastic dial that turns 2167965174_8b994af4ac_o left and right to lower and increase a room’s temperature are a thing of the past, but did you know that many electronic thermostats have also become outdated technology? It is important to have a programmable thermostat installed in your home in order to save both money and wear and tear on your HVAC unit. Here are some important things to know about electronic programmable thermostats: Continue reading