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Save Some Green with Green Plumbing Upgrades

Wednesday, June, 3rd, 2020 at 7:00 am by Petri Plumbing

Save Some Green with Green Plumbing Upgrades When we took the plunge to become Brooklyn’s green plumbers, it was because we felt strongly about protecting the environment. But there’s another reason why environmentally friendly plumbing makes sense: It can save money on your utility bill. More people and plumbing product brands are jumping on the high-efficiency bandwagon, so the market is always evolving to create new, better equipment. If you’re interested in efficiency upgrades for…

How to Avoid Plumbing Problems in Your Brooklyn Home

Wednesday, May, 27th, 2020 at 7:00 am by Petri Plumbing

Your home’s plumbing has probably taken a beating this spring. With Brooklyn residents staying home more than ever before, the systems in their homes are seeing more use, too. But homeowners can take steps to make sure systems keep working and keep their families safe and healthy. Here are some tips that can keep your Brooklyn plumbing in good working order. Can the Grease If you’re doing a lot of cooking at home, you’re probably…

What You Need to Know About Renovating Your Brooklyn Brownstone Kitchen

Wednesday, May, 20th, 2020 at 7:00 am by Petri Plumbing

What You Need to Know About Renovating Your Brooklyn Brownstone Kitchen One of the best things about living and working in Brooklyn is the atmosphere of our historic neighborhoods. And as your Brooklyn plumber, Petri Plumbing & Heating is honored to work in and on these beautiful homes. Brooklyn brownstones in particular have been getting a lot of love lately, with homeowners completing high-end renovations on these unique homes. But renovating a historic kitchen can…

Is Your Brooklyn Air Conditioner the Right Size?

Wednesday, May, 13th, 2020 at 7:00 am by Petri Plumbing

There are certain things in life that really need to be the right size. You probably don’t think that bigger is better when it comes to shoes, for example. And trousers that are too small are worse than an annoyance. The same is true for your Brooklyn air conditioning system. You might think that a bigger or more powerful unit will cool your home faster and get better results, but that’s a mistake. Air conditioners…

Free Yourself from Freon

Wednesday, May, 6th, 2020 at 7:00 am by Petri Plumbing

Replace Your AC Before Summer Heat Strikes Have you heard the news? The EPA banned the production and import of freon effective Jan. 1, 2020, and while that’s great news for the environment, it could mean that unwary homeowners feel some heat this summer. If your Brooklyn air conditioning system still uses freon, also known as the hydrochlorofluorocarbons HCFC-22 (R-22) and HCFC-142b, it could be more difficult and expensive to service and repair in case…

Petri Plumbing Featured in a National Plumbing Publication

Tuesday, May, 5th, 2020 at 9:41 am by Jeanne Petri

Petri Plumbing & Heating’s innovative solutions to problems presented by COVID-19 has earned it a place in Plumbing & Mechanical magazine! In an interview from his kitchen table, Michael Petri shared the ways that technology has allowed his crews to continue working even during the COVID-19 crisis. He talks about the ways that this crisis is different from anything he’s ever experienced before, including 9/11 and Hurricane Sandy. Serving Our Community At Petri, we have…

Making Lives Better with Green Plumbing

Wednesday, April, 22nd, 2020 at 7:00 am by Petri Plumbing

At Petri Plumbing & Heating, we’re proud of the Brooklyn plumbing work we do for our clients to help them save money and make their own homes more environmentally friendly. Whether it’s upgrading fixtures to save water or installing tankless heating units to cut down on utility bills, there are easy ways to go green when it comes to plumbing. Here are a few of the ways we can help: How Low Can These Toilets…

Brooklyn Needs Plumbers Now More Than Ever

Wednesday, April, 15th, 2020 at 7:00 am by Petri Plumbing

There’s never been a better time to be a plumber in Brooklyn. From the booming demand for home plumbing service to the growing need for repiping and bathroom renovations in our borough’s historic homes, companies like ours can’t find new talent fast enough. If you’re a skilled tradesperson, Petri Plumbing & Heating is always looking for the next great Brooklyn plumber. Why Work with Us? Petri Plumbing & Heating has provided world-class plumbing services to…

Enter the Post-Freon Age with Petri Plumbing & Heating

Wednesday, April, 8th, 2020 at 7:00 am by Petri Plumbing

At Petri Plumbing & Heating, we’re Brooklyn air conditioning experts, and we’re glad to offer HVAC services to help keep our neighbors comfortable. As part of that, we keep up on HVAC trends, like the Freon ban that recently went into effect, to keep our customers aware of issues that can affect them. Now that it has been phased-out, we want to give you all the information you need to switch to better refrigerants. We…

The Pros of Ductless AC from Brooklyn’s HVAC Pros

Wednesday, April, 1st, 2020 at 7:00 am by Petri Plumbing

You might have noticed that people are talking about ductless HVAC. That’s because ductless mini-split systems have become a popular home heating and cooling option! With the wide variety of mini-split models available, and the ease of installation compared to traditional HVAC systems, ductless units are becoming a go-to option for Brooklyn cooling systems, especially in homes where traditional HVAC would be difficult to install Mini-Split AC Makes Your Home Greener As Brooklyn’s green plumbers,…

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