How to Properly Maintain Your Water Heater

Your water heater is one of the most used appliances in your home. It’s often taken for granted – until it stops working. There’s nothing more inconvenient that hopping in the shower or bath and running out of hot water within minutes. Even though your water heater should be professionally serviced at least once aRead More

How to Shut Down Your AC for the Winter

October is here, and we’ve already had some of those cold, crisp fall days. It’ll be winter before you know it, and it’s time to start preparing for the cold! Something that’s often lost in the shuffle of making sure you’re able to stay warm, is winterizing your air conditioning! It may seem counterintuitive, butRead More

7 Drain Cleaning Tips For This Fall

Drain cleaning is an essential part of maintaining a plumbing system. If not, you may find yourself in the midst of a crisis, with clogs coming from all corners! A minor drain clog may not look threatening, but it can quickly blossom into something that can throw your plumbing system into a state of chaos.Read More

Prepare Your HVAC System for Fall

While this summer has certainly been a little different than past years, one thing remains certain; fall will be here before you know it! Unless this is going to be your first fall in Long Island, you know that before long it’ll be jacket and sweatshirt weather. If you to want to make sure yourRead More

Why Preseason Heating Tune Ups could Save Your Winter

Heating tune ups should happen every fall when you consider the seasonal change and with the change comes different weather extremes. The snow and frigid temperatures that come with winter can add a lot of stress to your home, especially on your HVAC system. That’s why it’s best to have a heating tune up beforeRead More

Common Drain Problems You May Experience

Are You Experiencing Drain Problems? Drain problems can quickly worsen. So, if you’re experiencing problems with yours, it’s best to call the experts at Gold Star Service as they can quickly worsen. Here are a few things to watch out for in your home… Repeated Clogs If you’ve lived on your own for a while,Read More

Furnace Repair or Replacement—What’s the Difference?

Repair or Replacement—What’s the Difference? If you’re not sure which one you need, this information may help: Your Furnace is Older than 10 Years: The average lifespan of a furnace today is 20 years. Remember that the older a furnace becomes, the more likely it is that you will need to seek repair. If yourRead More

5 Important Considerations For a New Water Heater

It’s the holiday season, and that means people all across America are thinking about their shopping. One item that might be on your shopping list is a new water heater for the winter. No two models of water heater are the same and there’s plenty to think about when shopping around. Price is an obviousRead More

4 Benefits of Ordering a Sewer Camera Inspection

Many sewer problems tend to hide deep within the sewer lines. This can make it hard for us to do our job because we can’t easily identify the problem. That’s why when we work on sewer lines, we perform a sewer camera inspection to find out what’s wrong. This process involves a special camera onRead More

6 Reasons to Order Boiler Maintenance in Hicksville

At Gold Star Service, we’ve recently helped AC owners shut down their ACs and protect them from the winter. We’ve also helped furnace owners learn why getting a furnace tune-up before winter arrives is a good idea. Now it’s time to focus on those who own boilers! Like with furnaces, boilers can get run downRead More