Blog Category Archive: Omaha/Council Bluffs Metro Area

What’s The Deal With Whole-House Backup Generators?

6/28/2017 6:00 AM

This last round of storms for the Midwest was a little tough on us. Lots of straight-line winds and possible tornadic activity means downed tree limbs, lots of yard debris, probable house damage, and even a lack of electrical power to your home or business. And even with the power companies doing everything they could, some people were without power for days. In addition to all of the storm clean-up, you also have to deal with spoiled food, lost data, and more with the power being out for that long. So what’s the solution? Look at a whole-house backup generator for your home or business.

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Get Your Air Conditioning Ready For Warmer Months

6/14/2017 4:00 PM

Hot temperatures are here and that means getting your home ready for the warmer months ahead. The biggest task ahead of you is getting your air conditioning up and running. For most, the air conditioning hasn’t been turned on for months and has accumulated some dust. Cleaning and preparing your A/C can be done in just a few easy steps.

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Home Plumbing Maintenance - Necessary? You Bet!

4/5/2017 6:00 AM

Did you know that your home plumbing system makes up approximately 15% of your home’s total value?? That’s quite an investment to just “flush away” (see what we did there?) by not taking the right steps to maintain it!

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Home Warranty vs. Service Agreements - What IS The Difference?

3/15/2017 6:00 AM

When looking at the description of a service agreement or a home warranty, they can look extremely similar and make you wonder, “What IS the difference between these?” It’s a common question, but knowing the difference is important when choosing which one is the best fit for you and your home. Here we outline the differences between the two and the benefits of both.

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Furnace Smells - The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly

12/8/2016 1:25 PM

In the winter, your furnace is most likely your most-used appliance, and it’s often overlooked until there’s an issue. With the temperatures dropping in the Midwest, by now, you’ve probably given in and turned on your furnace. It’s normal to have a weird smell come through your vents the first time you turn on your furnace each winter, but do you know what smells to have checked out by a ServiceOne professional? Whatever you do, don’t ignore any of these smells - a problem with your furnace could potentially lead to a fire in your home!

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Why Isn’t Home Automation DIY?

12/1/2016 2:41 PM

At ServiceOne, we are in love with our home automation systems for the Omaha metro area. No more worrying about: Did I leave the doors unlocked? Is the garage door shut? Did I leave the dog outside? What are the kids doing after school? ...or any of the other thousands of worries people tackle every day.

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Repair vs. Replace

7/24/2015 2:46 PM

Answering the age old question “Should I repair it or replace it?” is a difficult one. Ultimately, the decision is yours to make and should not be taken lightly. It could end up costing you more money, time, and energy than necessary.

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Are You Ready? New Federal Water Heater Rules Go Into Effect April 16th!

3/20/2015 2:33 PM

Are you Ready? New Federal Water Heater Rules Go Into Effect April 16th! Looking to replace your water heater? New federal rules governing water heater efficiency go into effect April 16. The results might leave you paying more for a new model and unfortunately, with less space in your basement. But the results mean lower energy bills.

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ServiceOne, What We Do

1/14/2015 1:29 PM

Most people know ServiceOne for our Home Warranties but we do so much more. Our goal is help give you PEACE OF MIND in every corner of your home or business whether you have an agreement with us or not… In addition to Home Warranties, we have SUPERIOR Heating & Cooling and Plumbing Departments, both Residential and Commercial.

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ServiceOne, WHO?

7/18/2014 10:00 AM

ServiceOne is LOCALLY owned & operated. We started back in 1989, owned by the gas company. Our current President, John Churchill, acquired ServiceOne in 2003.

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