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A Guide of Commonly Asked Questions About Refrigerants in 2024

April 30, 2024

In the world of HVAC, change is constant, and 2024 marks a significant shift in refrigerant standards. With the transition to A2L refrigerants and the phase down of R-410A, the industry is abuzz with questions, concerns, and opportunities.

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5 Signs You Need Sump Pump Repair. Black sump pump.

5 Signs You Need Sump Pump Repair

April 15, 2024

Recognizing problems with your sump pump allows you to address issues promptly. Our Joseph Frederick & Sons professionals are ready to help with any of your plumbing needs. Whether the issue is with your Delaware home’s sump pump, drain line, or water heater, we take care of it all—give us a call!

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5 Reasons to Upgrade Your Electrical Panel. Electrical Panel with circuit breakers.

5 Reasons to Upgrade Your Electrical Panel

April 8, 2024

Your Delaware home may need more power as you replace fossil fuel-burning heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) equipment and kitchen appliances with electric ones. 

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Adding a Backup Sump Pump to Your Delaware Home

March 29, 2024

With over 75 years in the plumbing business, Joseph Frederick and Sons knows everything there is to know about managing or rerouting water before it can damage your property. We service and install drains, sewer lines, water pipes, fixtures, water-using appliances, and treatment systems. 

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How Often Do I Need to Clean My Main Sewer Line? Young woman is standing in the kitchen, wearing protective gloves, ready from washing dishes.

How Often Do I Need to Clean My Main Sewer Line?

March 15, 2024

At Joseph Frederick & Sons, we take your plumbing needs and concerns seriously. Your main sewer line plays a vital role in your entire Delaware home’s plumbing system—we want to help you properly maintain it!

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Should I Buy a Tankless Water Heater Instead? Hand setting the temperature on a water heater.

Should I Buy a Tankless Water Heater Instead?

March 8, 2024

Our professionals at Joseph Frederick & Sons have a great deal of experience and expertise in both conventional and tankless hot water technology. Here are some of the considerations when making your decision.

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Light Up Your Life: Upgrade Your Delaware Home’s Lighting This Spring

February 29, 2024

As spring weather arrives here in Delaware, now is the perfect time to take a fresh look at your home’s lighting. Not only can the proper lighting add more charm to your Hockessin home, but it can also improve safety, security, and energy efficiency.

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How to Spot a Cracked Heat Exchanger. Man coughs in his elbow while sitting on sofa at home.

How to Spot a Cracked Heat Exchanger

February 15, 2024

At Joseph Frederick & Sons, we take the safety of our customers in Delaware seriously. That’s why we want you to know how to spot a cracked heat exchanger.

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What Should I Do About Frozen Pipes?

February 8, 2024

During the colder months of a DE winter, frozen pipes can be a real concern. It is not only about the pipes freezing and you not having water. The bigger issue is when the pipes burst, causing all levels of havoc and damage to your home.

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How to Lower Your Winter Heating Bill

January 15, 2024

Joseph Frederick & Sons wishes more of our Delaware customers knew about the simple ways to cut heating costs during the winter. Some require a small financial investment, but some are free and incredibly simple with a little diligence. 

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