Learn How to Get Rid of Mold

How to Get Rid of Mold

Worried about mold in your home? Like most homeowners, concerns about mold are valid because it can cause congestion, eye, throat and skin irritation, difficulty breathing and headaches, among other things. As a result, homeowners want to know how to get rid of mold. To help know how to get rid of mold by understanding…

Spring Home Maintenance Projects

Spring Home Maintenance Projects to Tackle This Season

There is more to spring cleaning than wiping down counters, decluttering closets and junk drawers, and deciding which clothes to donate or keep. Tackle these spring home maintenance projects to prepare your house for the season and even save you money on energy bills in the long run, all while maintaining a beautiful, comfortable home.…

learn how air sealing impacts your entire home

The Importance of Air Sealing Your Home

The No. 1 reason that homeowners call A.Johnson is for comfort-related issues. The second reason is high utility bills. Often, both problems are caused by air leaks in the home – a problem that can be remedied with air sealing. Read on to learn more about air sealing, how it’s done, and its many benefits. What…

19 Simple Winter Weather Solutions to Protect Your Home

19 Simple Winter Weather Solutions to Protect Your Home

Winter weather stinks. In particular, Mother Nature hits the Capital District hard. From frigid temperatures to significant snowfall, homeowners must prepare their homes for the onslaught. For example, many homeowners find peace of mind with standby generators. Why? A home backup generator protects your home by offering a constant flow of electricity during severe storms…

home heating safety tips to consider every winter

Home Heating Safety Tips to Consider This Winter

Snow, sleet, ice, and frigid temperatures are facts of life for residents of the Capital District during the winter. Practicing home heating safety is necessary to ensure a healthy, happy winter. Read on for ways to heat your home as safely and efficiently as possible. Home Heating Safety Tip #1: Exercise Caution With Alternative Heat…

R Factor Insulation remains the secret to a warm home

R Factor Insulation Keeps Your Home Warm

We all know that insulation helps make our homes warm. But why? And how? The secret to the success of insulation is simple. The R-value! But what is r-value and how does you home achieve the right the r-factor insulation? What is R Factor Insulation? First, we understand that home insulation works by blocking external…

Issues with your furnace not staying on?

Furnace Not Staying On?

Issues with your furnace not staying on? The harsh Capital District winter weather means furnaces must work overtime during winter. And the last thing any homeowner wants is a home heating issue during a cold spell. As a result, any time there is an issue with your furnace not staying on, homeowners are rightfully worried!…

Learn about the top home energy savings solutions

Top 10 Home Energy Savings Solutions

Winter temperatures are coming! What can homeowners, particularly in the Capital District, do to keep their homes warm and wallets full? Yes, cold temperatures mean uncomfortable homes. However, many home energy savings solutions provide homeowners with options! For example, mind the details. Why? Plenty of small energy savings tips add up and create a warm…

Heating techs share winter home tips

Heating Techs Share Winter Home Tips

Are you ready for winter? Is your home ready for winter? Don’t let Mother Nature and a sneaky winter storm create preventable home damage. How? Talk to qualified heating techs for a winter tune-up! For example, at A.Johnson, we offer homeowners throughout the Capital District with a comprehensive home maintenance program, including precision tune-ups, cleaning,…