Aggressive Mechanical, Inc

Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Block Cold Air Returns

19 May
Here's Why You Shouldn't Block Cold Air Returns

Cold air return vents aren’t the most elegant feature in your home, but they exist for reason. These vents, commonly found in hallways or on ceilings, are absolutely essential to an air conditioner’s well-being. Cold air returns take in warm air from your home’s indoor spaces for use in your air conditioning system. Without that […]

The Importance of Bathroom Exhaust Fans

16 May
The Importance of Bathroom Exhaust Fans

With daily activities like showering and bathing, your bathrooms are the source of a lot of humidity in your home. Sufficient bathroom ventilation is essential, because excessive moisture can lead to mold growth, compromised air quality, extra wear and strain on your cooling equipment and higher energy bills. Here is some helpful advice about installing […]

Safety Tips for When You’re Working In the Attic

12 May
Safety Tips for When You're Working In the Attic

Working in your home’s attic can be hazardous, especially during the warmer months when rising heat can send temperatures soaring in this unconditioned area. In addition to the risk of overheating, there are other dangers lurking there as well, including tripping and falling, head injuries, electrical shocks and exposure to insulation. You can make this […]

Discolored Water and What It Means for Your Home

18 Apr
Discolored Water and What It Means for Your Home

Discolored hot water is a common issue that many homeowners experience, and in some cases it isn’t a major cause for concern. Sometimes though, the discoloration can point to a serious problem with your piping or water heater that can leave you facing clogs or costly home water damage. Here are some of the possible […]

Preventing Basement Flooding

06 Apr
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Basement flooding can create a mess and cause significant damage to your home. Instead of dealing with the results of flooding after the fact, it’s better to take preventive measures that can reduce the risk of water infiltration and keep your basement dry. Here are some strategies worth implementing. Maintain the Gutter System Check for […]

Storm Prep for the Spring Season

04 Apr
Storm Prep for the Spring Season

New Jersey may not have the wild weather experienced by residents of Tornado Alley in the Midwest, but thunderstorms can and do wreak havoc here. That’s why it always pays in springtime to indulge in a little storm prep. What Storm Preparations Should You Make? In our region, the spring weather hazards we’re most likely […]

Top Ways to Detect Air Leaks

07 Mar
Top Ways to Detect Air Leaks

You’ve probably heard the expression, when someone leaves a door open on a cold day, “hey, we can’t afford to heat the outside!” Yet, that’s exactly what you’re doing if your home has substantial air leakage. Gaps and cracks in a house’s outer envelope allow warm air to infiltrate a home in the summer and […]