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HVAC Melrose

128 Plumbing in Melrose, Massachusetts, provides maintenance and support for air conditioning and heaters in both residential and commercial properties. Here are the questions we recommend asking your HVAC contractor in Melrose, as well as additional things to consider for HVAC commercial technicians. Questions for Residential HVAC Repair in Melrose When they need...

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Is Your Boiler Valve Leaking

Wintertime in Massachusetts isn’t the best time for a boiler valve to leak or a pipe to burst. While 128 Plumbing offers fast, professional emergency services 24-7, it’s better for you, the homeowner, to solve boiler valve problems before they’re full-blown, burst pipe emergencies. Although determining where and how...

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Is Oil Gas or Electric Heating Better

When you’re choosing the best type of heating for your Eastern Massachusetts home, it’s wise to compare different fuels or energy sources. Oil, gas, and electricity are the three most common heating fuels used to keep homes comfortably warm during our extended heating seasons. Gas, electric, and oil heat each...

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HVAC Maintenance

Your family’s comfort depends on the performance and reliability of the furnace and air conditioner that make up your Eastern Massachusetts home’s HVAC system. And just like any other type of mechanical equipment, your HVAC needs regular maintenance to keep it operating smoothly, safely, and efficiently. Whether you keep...

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How Does a Tankless On Demand Hot Water Heater Work

When you want to turn up the heat on your water for a hot bath, water for washing dishes, or water doing laundry, a tankless water heating system can provide the kind of water delivering performance and energy-saving efficiency you want. An on-demand tankless water heater delivers instantaneous hot water when...

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High Velocity Heating and Cooling Systems?

HVAC equipment such as furnaces and air conditioning are necessities for comfort here in Eastern Massachusetts, and homeowners have several types of systems to choose from for heating and cooling their living space. High velocity HVAC systems offer an innovative way to heat and cool for those who want efficient house-wide heating and cooling...

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Air Source Heat Pumps Wakefield MA

According to MassCEC (Massachusetts Clean Energy Center), air-source heat pumps can offer Wakefield homeowners an energy-efficient, reliable method of home heating and cooling and a steady supply of hot water as well. If you plan to shop for new residential heating and cooling equipment in the near future, it’s worth...

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Melrose Drain Problems? Why Drain Cleaning Yourself Can Be a Terrible Idea

Slow-moving drains or those that don’t drain at all are not uncommon in Melrose. This is especially true in some of the older homes throughout Melrose and the Boston area. It’s also not unusual for homeowners to purchase chemicals to pour down their drains to clear them. However this type of...

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Is a Bigger Furnace Better

It may seem as if choosing the biggest furnace you can find is the way to go for warming your Eastern Massachusetts home. However, bigger furnaces aren’t always ideal for every house and may even make your home feel colder than it should. The professionals at 128 Plumbing, Heating,...

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What Is the Difference Between a Gas Fueled and Electric Tankless Water Heater?

Buying a new tankless water heater is an important decision. Although the difference between a gas fuelled or electric unit seems obvious, based on the type of fuel used, there are other distinctions in these systems. If you’re looking to replace an existing, traditional tanked water heater with a tankless water heater,...

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