U.S. Navy veteran Scott Currier and the A American Pest Control team of licensed and insured specialists offer custom extermination and protection treatments, while providing homeowners with free inspections and estimates to determine suitable services for their homes. General pest-control procedures aim to provide protection against ants, silverfish, earwigs, spiders, and cockroaches. They also perform special methods to eliminate stinging insects such as bees and hornets, as well as wood-destroying insects including termites and microscopic beavers.
On Time Electric & Air has been making mechanical house calls to feeble heating units in the Houston area for almost 20 years. Whether your system is gas or electric, the friendly technician is licensed to administer a 12-point inspection to test for efficiency and functionality in order to ensure your furnace will be in proper working order throughout the coming winter months. Both system check-ups include an inspection and test of electrical power switches, float switches, and blower motors; a check for access to the evaporator coil (essential for proper cleaning, which promotes better circulation and a lower energy bill); and a check of evaporator and flow-pan drain lines. Gas systems will be privy to an inspection of the heat exchanger for cracks, rust, damage, and evidence of small arms trade, and a check and test of gas valves, pilot light, and proper flue ventilation helps safeguard against embarrassing gremlin infestation. Electrical units will have disconnects and amperage readings looked at by the technician, as well as verification of proper wiring and overcurrent protection. Finally, an examination of thermostats will ensure chilly family members reach their desired level of doneness, and a test of carbon monoxide and smoke detectors helps guarantee a safe and stress-free holiday season.
A local, family-owned business, Natural Wonders Landscaping knows how to make lawns look their best in the unique climate and soil of the Houston area. Landscape designers help customers plan the perfect yard, and technicians install and maintain landscapes with a range of services. Lawns enjoy mowing, aeration, fertilizer, seeding, and weed and pest control, and sprinkler repair services keeps turf moist. Tree-removal and trimming services let sunlight fuel the growth of grass instead of daily sprinklings of protein powder. Technicians also install and maintain concrete, flagstone, and tile.
Having resolved at a young age to pursue his passion for green building, Jeff Kaplan created the Urban Land Institute's Young Leaders Program when he was just 21 years old. In late 2007, Jeff started The Green Painter by New Living, a green building and home store whose high environmental standards earned the shop a B Corporation certification. Today, New Living sells exclusively eco-friendly products from ethical businesses. Kaplan's efforts at revitalizing Houston's small businesses and affinity for wearing capes earned him the title of Green Hero from the U.S. Green Building Council.