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What NOT to Put in the Dishwasher

Posted on March 2nd, 2016 by Jupiter Tequesta

Dishwashers just aren’t meant to clean certain things. Before you load up your trusty appliance, keep in mind that some items are better off washed by hand. In fact, tossing some of the following things into your dishwasher can actually end up costing you money: Enamel glazed pots & pans— Even if they say “Dishwasher […]


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Everything You Need to Know About Plumber Putty

Posted on February 11th, 2016 by Jupiter Tequesta

Have you ever heard of plumber putty? The clay-like adhesive is used by plumbers when installing everything from drainpipes to sinks. Its main job is to seal spots that are exposed to standing water in an effort to prevent leaks. Here’s everything you need to know: What is plumber putty? Plumber putty is made mostly […]


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3 Tips for Bath Safety Month

Posted on January 28th, 2016 by Jupiter Tequesta

According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), drowning is the top cause of unintentional death for children between 1 and 4 years old. All it takes is a few inches of water for a young child to drown. In honor of Bath Safety Month, we present three tips to help make bath time fun […]


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How to Avoid DIY Plumbing Disasters

Posted on January 21st, 2016 by Jupiter Tequesta

Taking on a do-it-yourself (DIY) project can be a fun challenge — but if you’re not fully prepared, it can also be disastrous. This is especially true for plumbing projects. So before you break out the tool belt and attempt to fix a leak or replace your toilet, follow this guide on avoiding DIY plumbing […]


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3 Natural Ways to Control Humidity

Posted on January 7th, 2016 by Jupiter Tequesta

Florida may be one of the most humid states in the U.S. On particularly bad days; it may seem like no matter how hard you try, there’s no escaping the hot and sticky weather! Excess humidity is not only uncomfortable but can cause an array of other issues, including insomnia, mold growth and rust. The […]


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Top Tips for DIY Drain Cleaning

Posted on December 7th, 2015 by Jupiter Tequesta

The experts of Jupiter-Tequesta Air Conditioning, Plumbing & Electric are here for all of your plumbing needs. But if you’re itching for a do-it-yourself (DIY) project, drain cleaning is fairly simple. Stick to the following tips to remove clogs and keep your drains in tip-top shape: 1. Avoid commercial drain cleaners. These chemical-laden products are […]


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Dishwasher Dos and Don’ts

Posted on November 24th, 2015 by Jupiter Tequesta

Using your dishwasher wrong wastes money, electricity and water. So before you load up your trusty kitchen appliance with your next batch of dirty dishes, read our guide of dos and don’ts! DO fill it up. Make sure your dishwasher is fully-loaded before pressing the on button. Otherwise, you waste a ton of water and […]


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Removing Hair from a Shower Drain

Posted on November 12th, 2015 by Jupiter Tequesta

How Do I Remove Hair From A Shower Drain? Most of us have encountered a hair-clogged shower drain at one point or another. It can create a soapy tide-pool that makes even the most luxurious of showers feel, for lack of a better word, swampy. Before you reach for the chemical drain cleaner, consider this […]


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Our Videos

Posted on November 11th, 2015 by Jupiter Tequesta

Air conditioning, plumbing and electric can be dry subjects — we get it. To help our customers better understand who we are and what we do, we’ve put together a series of animated videos. You’ll love these adorable and informative clips! Watch all of Jupiter-Tequesta Air Conditioning, Plumbing & Electric’s YouTube videos below: Jupiter-Tequesta Air […]


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Why Become a Service Club Member?

Posted on November 5th, 2015 by Jupiter Tequesta

Did you know that Jupiter-Tequesta Air Conditioning, Plumbing & Electric offers Service Club Complete Home Membership? Becoming a member offers an array of benefits, including savings, response, reliability, protection and safety. Take a closer look at what our membership plans have to offer: Savings And Exclusive Discounts Signing up for our Service Club Complete Home […]


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