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Fall is coming... WE PROMISE

A comedian once said, “You know you’re old when you wake up with injuries simply because you slept weird.” Don’t get it? Just wait, you will one day! Interestingly enough that is a great way to view the current state of your furnace. It has been asleep during these warm Spring and Summer months, and in fact may have been “sleeping weird!” The only way to know for sure is to have it checked out by a professional. That’s why we consider a Fall Check Up a MUST for any home furnace. Here are a few of the main reasons to consider this service.

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What’s In Your Water?

Think all water is the same? Nope… not even close. The truth is, tap water is different depending on your location. You’ve probably tasted or even felt a difference when you’ve visited another city. Personally, I can’t even order water when I go to the beach… JUST GROSS.

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Beware the Pollen Monster: HVAC Maintenance Tips for Springtime

March 20th, 2019 was the official start of spring this year for those of us living in the northern hemisphere. While this magical time of year is sure to inspire everyone’s inner gardener and poet, it is also probably going to inspire your sinuses to start acting up with bad allergic reactions. Around Birmingham, the hometown of AUX Home Services, it is literally snowing pollen most days lately. White dogs are turning yellow, black cars are looking like bumblebees, and just about everyone has a brand new “styling product” dotting their hair whenever they step outside. Yes, the Pollen Monster is here, and it is right outside your door!

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Five Ways to Prep Your Home for Your Vacation

Are you planning on taking a vacation this summer? Many people are polishing their travel plans with schools set to let out soon and the weather starting to warm up. Whether you’re going on the trip of a lifetime out of the country or you’re just planning on seeing family in another state, it’s not uncommon to be worried about your home and your precious property inside. Especially when something could go wrong on a moment’s notice and you wouldn’t find out until you returned home unless you have someone keeping an eye on your home for you.

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When is the Best Time to Replace My HVAC System?

Your HVAC system is perhaps the most heavily-used appliance in your home, and like any other appliance, that means it will eventually grow old, wear out, and need to be replaced. However, you don’t want to replace your system too early, since that means you’ll essentially be wasting money by not taking advantage of some of the useful life of your system. Replacing too late can also be costly—not only will you spend more on getting your system repaired, but you’ll probably be spending a bundle on energy that you wouldn’t have needed with a new system.

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It's FREE-bruary at AUX Home Services!

February is upon us. While it’s the shortest month of the calendar year, February also holds another distinction: it’s our slowest month of the year here at AUX Home Services. This year, we’re hoping to change that. This year, February becomes FREE-bruary thanks to an abundance of special deals from our Birmingham home services team!

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Top 5 Signs Your Drains Need Clearing Sooner Than Later

The drains in your home are a crucial part of the entire plumbing system and pipework. Not only do they play the important role of allowing water and small particulates to wash away, but they also serve as your early warning system that your home has a plumbing problem. When things start going wrong, you can usually notice it first at sink, bath, or toilet drain. Indeed, there are a few telltale signs that you need drain clearing services immediately, or close to it.

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What Are the Benefits of Repairing My Air Conditioner?

During the hot Alabama summers, you rely on your air conditioner to stay cool and comfortable. As your air conditioner ages, the components may become corroded, and your system may run inefficiently. If you notice that your air conditioner is making an unusual noises, that your home is warm and humid, or that the system has shut off completely, it is important to get it repaired in a timely manner.

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What to Look for in an Electrician

How Can I Tell a Good Electrician, From a Bad One?

When you have an electrical problem, it’s always best to leave the repairs up to an experienced, trained electrician. But, with so many options to choose from, how can you be sure you’re receiving the very best electrical services in Birmingham? In fact, there are a few things you can look for when choosing an electrician to ensure that you’re receiving nothing but safe, reliable services.

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What Ways Should Your Ceiling Fan Spin in the Winter

If My Fan is Spinning a Certain Way, Is It More Efficient

At Aux Home Services, we know most people know that ceiling fans can dramatically cool down a room, but did you know that they can also be used to trap in heat? Proper use of your ceiling fan during the winter months can help you keep your home warmer and help you cut your energy costs. How? It’s as simple as switching the fan blade turning direction!

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WHY CHOOSE AUX

24/7 EMERGENCY RESPONSE

No matter what your location, we'll send the nearest available technician so you can be sure of a rapid response when you have a plumbing, HVAC or electrical emergency, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

THE BEST IN NEW SYSTEMS

From new furnaces to air conditioning systems to standby generators for your home, you can be sure of the ideal system, professionally installed.

UP FRONT PRICING

With per-job pricing quoted to you before work starts and no overtime charge, you can relax with no hidden costs to surprise you.

ON-TIME SERVICE

We schedule appointment times to suit you and are committed to arriving on-time.

601 - 5 STAR REVIEWS
  • Professional behavior and friendliness of Bruce was very complimentary and I felt safe enough to leave him in my home and I am sure he would protect it as if it were his own. He was timely and competent in the performance of his trade. Just send him back again!

    — Mrs. Cochran, Pelham —
  • I especially appreciate the care of Mr. Raney to wear shoe covers on our carpet, he seemed very thorough.

    — Mrs. Brown, Hueytown —
  • Really enjoyed the knowlege of the technician and the honesty he provided.

    — Mr. Franklin, Bessemer —
  • Phil Smitherman and his Aux team are first of all intelligent, bright people. They are well trained and courteous. This is why I feel they have such great customer service. In all my years of owning several homes I have never liked my heating and air conditioning companies. I like Aux.

    — Mr. Klopman, Vestavia Hills —