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Repair or Replace Your A/C?

It’s bound to happen sooner or later. You turn on the air conditioning system on the first hot day of summer, only to be greeted by a blast of warm air — or no air at all. Or maybe your air conditioning system breaks down in the middle of a heat wave, resulting in a […]

How to Control Seasonal Allergies

It’s that time of year again — the birds are singing, and the flowers are blooming. It’s so much more enjoyable to be outdoors after a long, cold Central PA winter. But if you’re one of the more than 50 million people in the U.S. who suffer from seasonal allergies, springtime can also mean congestion, […]

May is Clean Air Month

Learn How Central PA Ranks and How You Can Improve Your Air and Health Clean Air month commemorates the Clean Air Act which passed in 1970, but what does this mean to you?  Clean air is when oxygen, nitrogen, and carbon dioxide are in balance with one another void of other pollutants or allergens.  Improving […]

How to Ensure Your Home Has Good Water Quality

Quality drinking water is essential in your home. It’s something we all take for granted. And it’s not always obvious when your home’s drinking water goes bad. To help you gauge the quality of your drinking water, here’s a look at how to determine the quality of your water in the Harrisburg area, as well […]

Why Ductless Mini-Split Systems Can be Ideal for Any Home

The beauty and charm of historic and older homes in Camp Hill, Carlisle and throughout Harrisburg are hard to match. But older homes present challenges that obviously aren’t present in new construction or even homes that have been around for just a few decades. Heating and cooling historic homes is a particular challenge. When a […]

The Benefits of Plumbing Maintenance

All homeowners understand that planned home maintenance is important. But it’s sometimes hard to break down the concept of planned home maintenance into actionable tasks that truly deliver great value. Your home’s plumbing system represents a huge investment — one that you want to get the best possible return out of.

The Effects of Poor Indoor Air Quality

The typically trust the air inside our homes. But indoor air quality can be an issue, even if you don’t notice that anything’s wrong. Are you sure the air inside your home is safe for you and your family to breathe? Here’s a look at how poor indoor air quality can impact your health and […]

FAQs About My Home’s HVAC Systems

You have questions about your HVAC, and Zimmerman has answers. Here’s a look at frequently asked questions related to HVAC replacement, repair and maintenance for residence of Harrisburg, Mechanicsburg, Carlisle, Camp Hill and all of Central Pennsylvania:

Water Heating 101

Have you ever wondered how long does a water heater last, or is the water heater you currently have the best possible option, or what can be done to make sure the water heater doesn’t spring a leak in a newly finished basement?  We asked Chris Murk to give us the scoop on what every homeowner needs to know about water […]