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The Age of the Smart Home: Tech Trends for a 2020 Remodel

October 25, 2019

Smart home technology is redefining domestic luxury for thousands of American homeowners. When a house is equipped with smart security, lighting, entertainment and HVAC, the experience is a lot more convenient for all members of the household. The Evolution of the HVAC Industry to Home Comfort Automation The HVAC industry has made tremendous strides since…

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Troublesome Effects of a Power Outage on a Business

October 30, 2019

Throughout the industrial sector, few setbacks are as costly as a power outage. With so much time and money at stake, it is crucial to know how power outages affect businesses and what you can do to mitigate the loss. Types of Power Outages That Commonly Affect Businesses Power outages range from mild brownouts that…

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50+ Year Tradition of Excellence Continues Through BBB Accreditation

May 14, 2019

Carlisle, PA — In April of 2019, the Tuckey Companies expanded their promise of superior service through accreditation with the Better Business Bureau. Tuckey Mechanical Services, Tuckey Restoration, and Tuckey Metal Fabricators all received the designation from the BBB, requiring commitment to values held by the companies since their start over fifty years ago. Accreditation…

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What Is Personal Property and Contents Restoration?

April 23, 2019

It doesn’t take much to cause damage to personal property or a building’s contents. In the case of a flood, a single inch of water can generate as much as $25,000 worth of damage. From 2012 to 2016, the average insurance claim from fire or lightning damage was more than $50,000. Damage to your personal…

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The Importance of a Properly Managed Construction Project in a Healthcare Environment

April 10, 2019

Whether you are updating your healthcare facility or restoring your hospital after a natural disaster, construction projects in healthcare environments require specific skills and knowledge for safe and successful execution. When performing construction or restoration work in a hospital or other medical facility, precautions must be taken to prevent the spread of infectious diseases and…

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Can You Explain “Grades” of Products?

January 14, 2019

Restoring your home or business after damage from harsh weather or a natural disaster can be a challenging and confusing process. You want to choose the right products and materials to restore your property, but understanding the pricing of your project estimate and insurance appraisal can be complicated. Products and materials for commercial or residential…

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What Is a “Puff Back?”

January 7, 2019

With regular maintenance and inspections, your heating system can run smoothly all season long. But if a heating system is clogged, poorly ventilated or not functioning correctly, you may experience a messy and dangerous puff back when you start up your furnace this winter. A puff back occurs when your oil burner backfires and shoots…

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