Here are a few HVAC tips for homeowners that can help you keep your system performing at its highest possible efficiency. Your HVAC system plays a huge role in keeping you and your family safe and comfortable throughout the year. From keeping you cool in the summer and toasty warm in the winter to removing harmful contaminants from the air you breath, you rely on it for a lot. The best way to ensure that [Read More...]
As a homeowner, taking care of your home’s vital systems is one of your most important jobs. Though we have had a mild winter, it’s still a good idea to think about whether your furnace can handle another winter or if your should consider replacing it. Even the best furnace isn’t designed to last forever, and if yours is several years old, you might want to consider upgrading to a newer model to save on [Read More...]
Temperatures are dropping around the Upstate, which means your home’s plumbing system may become suspectible to a variety of common plumbing issues that are caused by the colder months. As a homeowner, it’s important to be aware of these potential issues and take matters into your own hands to prevent potentially serious home damage. Hot Water System Failure Cold winter days (and nights) take a toll on water heaters, but sometimes a quick fix can [Read More...]
Did you know that Corley offers financing options to assist you with expensive repairs? We understand that plumbing, electric and heating and air repairs can often be unplanned and some times costly events. If you are interested in financing the cost of your repairs, please visit our Financing page. We offer financing plans through GreenSky with approved credit.Click on the GreenSky banner and you will be taken off of our website to GreenSky’s secure online [Read More...]
The drought here in upstate South Carolina may be over, but this year home and business owners will begin seeing more effects from it — primarily clogged sewer pipes. Tree roots that didn’t get enough rain over the last couple of years went anywhere they could to find moisture. And oftentimes, that meant breaking into the nearest sewer line.
Award-winning Corley Plumbing Air Electric takes the lead in technology that breaks new ground without breaking old ground . . . literally. Greenville homeowners are assuring their family’s safety and comfort by replacing their damaged, underground sewer pipes. In the past, this meant tearing up yards and costly landscaping. Not anymore.
No one ever enjoys the chore of having to clean the bathroom. Scrubbing the toilet, bleaching the tub, and wiping the toothpaste off the mirror are just a few of the tasks involved when cleaning a bathroom. Not only is your bathroom the place that you become clean, but it’s also the place that bad germs tend to hang out. It’s a dirty job, but having a clean and organized space is a great way to kick [Read More...]
As plumbers, water is sort of “our thing.” With Greenville and Spartanburg Counties in one of the worst droughts since 2009, we wanted to share with you our list of the top water saving tips you can implement today. The average person uses about 100 gallons of water per day. It’s eye opening when you use this Water Use Calculator to estimate how much water you’re using. Here are some some of the most impactful tips [Read More...]
Every year, hundreds of people die from accident carbon monoxide poisoning in their homes. Carbon monoxide (CO) is produced whenever any fuel, such as gas, oil, kerosene, wood, or charcoal is burned. If the appliances burning the fuel are maintained and used properly, then you have nothing to worry about. However, an improperly functioning heating appliance can release dangerous levels of carbon monoxide that could put your family at risk. It is often hard to [Read More...]
Most people don’t give plumbing a second thought when it’s working right, but when emergencies happen, you have no idea where to even start. A basic understanding of your plumbing system and the components that affect it will help you troubleshoot, do small repairs yourself, know when to call a plumber, be better prepared in a crisis, and make informed decisions.