Important Recall Information: Goodman Air Conditioning & Heating Units

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At 1st Source Servall we care about your safety, which is why we try to keep you up-to-date on the latest appliance recalls.

On February 17, 2016 Goodman issued a safety recall (recall number 16-102) for select Amana, Century, Comfort-Aire, Goodman, and York Packaged Terminal Air Conditioners & Heat Pumps (PTAC), and Amana  Room Air Conditioners (RAC).  In addition to the original 233,500 units recalled in August of 2014, an additional 5,300 units are now being recalled. Continue reading

Reverse Osmosis Home Water Filters That Remove PFOA From Hoosick Falls Water

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The recent outbreak of contaminated water affecting the area of Hoosick Falls, NY is currently left unresolved. The EPA continues to strongly urge people in this location not to drink the water or use it for cooking purposes.

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Product Pick of the Week: Ice Machine Cleaner

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This week on our Product Pick of the Week, we chose to talk about our ice machine cleaner. You probably never knew how important it is to clean your ice machine. Just like the food in your refrigerator goes bad, the ice and the food in your freezer can go bad and make your ice taste funny. Similarly, built up mineral deposits from the water can cause issues with your ice quality as well. This ice machine cleaner will make your ice odorless again and back to normal!

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Choosing The Right Range Hood For Your Kitchen

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Thinking about buying a new Range Hood and feeling a bit overwhelmed by all of the choices?  Let us help you make that decision a little easier.  Today we’re going to go over the different types of range hoods and some of the ventilation options to give you a better idea of what you need for your kitchen.

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Why a Humidifier is a Perfect Addition to Your Home

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Cold season is in full effect. The combination of Winters cold, dry atmosphere, a turned-up thermostat, and closed windows can create chaos in your respiratory system. The best way to to replenish your home with moisture and reduce your susceptibility to infections is to invest in in a humidifier.

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20 Things You Didn’t Know You Can Wash in Your Dishwasher

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A dishwasher is one of the greatest gifts your kitchen can give you. No more scrubbing those heavy pots and pans. Dishwashers cut your clean-up time in half, making chores effortless! However, if your dishwasher is just cleaning your dishes it is not living up to its full potential. Along with dishes there are many other super dirty things that your dishwasher will clean and shine for you.  Learn about all of the items in your home that your dishwasher can sanitize and deodorize! Continue reading

How to Fix a Drying Machine that Will Not Turn On

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Appliance repair may seem like a daunting task, but it’s actually pretty easy! The hardest part is probably finding what part is which and what goes where. But don’t fret, we’ve got you covered. There are a few common parts that can cause your dryer not to start. This information involves both gas & electric drying machines.

Again, don’y worry because we have all the parts here: 1st Source Servall Dryer Part

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Product Pick of the Week: Furnace Igniters and Flame Sensors

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This week’s Product Pick of the Week has a lot to do with how to keep your home warm this winter season. Your furnace is the least-visited but maybe most important appliance in your household. Check out how your furnace igniters and flame sensors work to keep your home toasty-warm!  Continue reading

How Your Dryer Can Get Rid Of Bed Bugs

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The sad truth is everyone is at risk of getting bed bugs no matter how often you wash or change your sheets. Bed bugs not only live in beds but also in furniture, clothing, suitcases, and sometimes even boxes. They can be transmitted from person to person unknowingly, especially in little kids. A lot of the time, these little bugs will go unnoticed for a while because their bite can resemble a mosquito bite. The good thing is your clothing dryer can kill the bed bugs on your clothing and bed sheets!

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How to Re-Kindle The Love with Your Appliances: Valentine’s Day Edition

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Valentines Day can be a little hectic and it is easy to get swept up in the hustle and bustle of the day. We have all heard the cliché saying “You have to love yourself before you can love another person”. Well, maybe we also have to love our appliances before we can love our home. Before you get wrapped up in flowers and chocolates, check out how to fall in love with your appliances.

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