5 Ways to Stay Healthy at Home This Winter

There is so much to love about the holiday season: festive fun, twinkle lights, delicious food, and spending time with loved ones. Unfortunately, joy and cookie plates aren’t the only things that get shared this time of year as we … Continued

5 Steps to Prepare Your Home for Winter

Crisp breeze, frosty mornings, orange leaves… love it or hate it, cold weather has officially arrived in central Pennsylvania. Fortunately, Autumn is an ideal time to plan ahead with some home maintenance, protect the investment you’ve made in your home, … Continued

3 Reasons to Switch to Tankless

At JK Mechanical, we’ve been providing smart comfort solutions for homes, businesses, churches, and more since 1979. For many large commercial applications that use boilers or geothermal heat pumps for heating, that system also provides “free” hot water for the … Continued

What to Expect During Your HVAC Replacement

Whether your current system is driving up your heating bills or maybe it’s getting up there in years, perhaps you’ve decided to consider replacing your heat pump, furnace, or boiler. However, if you’re a new homeowner considering replacement for the … Continued

How to Reduce Your Facility’s Heating & Cooling Costs

According to Energy.gov, the average commercial facility spends 30% of its total energy consumption on heating, cooling, and ventilation. For less efficient buildings or facilities with specialty conditioning needs, that figure can be even higher. At JK Mechanical, one of … Continued

How to Troubleshoot Common Plumbing Problems

Part of the benefit of scheduling routine, professional maintenance is the opportunity to identify and solve small problems before they turn into a bigger—and more costly—issue. Over time, however, normal wear and tear on your plumbing system, equipment, and fixtures … Continued

HVAC Terms You Should Know

  AHRI. SEER. BTU. No, this isn’t Wordle, just a few HVAC-related terms and acronyms you might see on your JK work order or proposal during the process of repair or getting an estimate for a new HVAC system. Understanding … Continued