Like the old saying goes, it’s not the heat, it’s the humidity. And we have plenty of that here in the Roanoke region, which is classified as being in a humid subtropical climate zone. If your home is too humid even with your air conditioner cranking along, the Roanoke air conditioning experts at Southern Trust
Being comfortable in your home means more than being warm in winter or cool in summer. True indoor comfort has to include good indoor air quality (IAQ), and the Roanoke air conditioning experts at Southern Trust Home Services have a full range of products and services to help you breathe easy in your home.
Older Americans and old-style bathrooms can be a bad combination. Slips and falls in bathrooms too often lead to trips to the hospital. The good news is that you can remodel your bathroom to make aging-in-place easier and, no, it won’t look like a hospital bathroom. The trend is often called universal design or
Hot and sticky Roanoke summers can be unpleasant enough without having the privilege of paying high utility bills to stay cool, too. Luckily, your Roanoke air conditioning experts at Southern Trust Home Services can offer some cost-effective ways to reduce energy usage that will pay off in the long-run. You probably already known that bumping
When it comes to household problems, remember the old saying, “It will all come out in the wash.” Well, this might not always be the case. Especially, if your Roanoke home suffers from hard water or high mineral content. Clean, tasty tap water is an important part of maintaining great quality of life. But sometimes,
Roanoke residents have spent a lot of time at home this spring, but at least we’ve had air conditioning to make it more bearable as the temps have been rising. Can you imagine what it would be like to be stuck at home without AC? Having your HVAC unit break down in the middle of
It has definitely been an interesting few months in Roanoke, to say the very least. We’ve all spent a whole lot more time at home than expected. With all the health concerns and focus on proper handwashing, we’ve also discovered a new appreciation of having adequate hot water in the home. Maybe not everyone, unfortunately.
When you’ve been in business for as long as Southern Trust Home Services has, you make a name for yourself in the community. For us, building the “trust” in our name has required hard work, reliable service and being able to provide a quality Roanoke plumbing experience to each customer. Here are just a few
If your HVAC uses freon, it’s time to think about a replacement. Luckily, the Roanoke air conditioning experts at Southern Trust Home Services are here to help. You might be thinking, “What’s wrong with my air conditioner?” Right now, the answer may well be nothing. But if it springs a refrigerant leak, you can no
If you had trouble keeping your home warm this past winter, you might be thinking about upgrading your Roanoke heating system to a newer model. We want to make sure you’re getting the best deal possible, so here’s how to know whether your HVAC just needs a little TLC, or whether it’s on the way