Water Heaters 101: What To Look For When Buying One

kevin@mac-works.comPlumbing, Residential

Water Heaters 101 guide

Out of all the appliances in your home, your water heater is one of the most important ones. It’s responsible for providing you hot water when you shower, warm water when you wash dishes and more. But since it’s one of the most used appliances in your home, that also equates to potentially high energy costs. This is why getting … Read More

Don’t ignore these sounds from your heating system or furnace


Image of inside a furnace

Specific Furnace Noises That You Should Need To Be Concerned With Your house can make a lot of weird noises, which might concern you, but most of the time it’s nothing. It can either be your house settling or a noise coming from outside. But sometimes, that strange noise that you keep hearing at night and the day can be … Read More

Why Humidity is beneficial in the Winter

kevin@mac-works.comHeating, Indoor Air Quality

Definition of humidity

We seem to have this love/hate relationship with humidity. It’s horrible in the summer, but quite lovely in the winter! When it’s too humid in the summer, the air is sticky and moist, causing an uncomfortable feeling for many. High humidity in the summer can also lead to some things, including muggy conditions, mold growth and sleep discomfort and the … Read More

Trane Rebates – Spring 2017


In Pittsburgh the weather is always unpredictable. At Frew Plumbing Heating and Cooling, we recommend Trane because of their reliability, efficiency and value. Now during the Weather Any Season Sale, you can find out for yourself what makes a Trane unstoppable – any season. Now through May 30, get up to a $1000 trade-in allowance when you buy a qualifying … Read More