Alan's Blog

The blog by Alan O’Neill is meant to be helpful, valuable, interesting and educational in nature. Always check with a licensed plumber or air conditioning and heating contractor such as Abacus Plumbing & Air Conditioning in Houston prior to any work on your home.

Beautiful And Fruitful

It’s spring in Houston. And most of us are clearing up our yards after the winter and getting the flowers planted. We can not only make our yards beautiful, but we can make them productive. Planting flowers feeds the birds and bees. And planting some fruit producing trees can feed our families, too. Southern Living […]

National Superhero Day – April 28, 2020

Hey, Houston! Did you know that today is National Superhero day? So, thank your Superheros and settle in to watch your favorite superhero movies. According to National Today, there’s a long history for our superheroes.  National Superhero Day – April 28, 2020 Marvel employees created National Superhero Day on April 28, 1995 to celebrate everyone’s […]

Abacus Plumbing’s 7 Step Process COVID 19 Response Houston

This Is Our Seven Step Process in Order to Keep You, Your Family and Our Technicians as Safe and Healthy as Possible. Our technicians are screened daily by their managers to see if they’re displaying any symptoms of COVID-19. While we normally like to shake hands with our customers, we have asked our technicians not […]

Abacus Plumbing, Air Conditioning & Electrical Is an “Essential Business” Keeping Employees, Customers Safe During COVID-19 Crisis

Houston: As an “essential business” geared toward keeping Houstonians safe and as comfortable as possible during the COVID-19 crisis, Abacus Plumbing, Air Conditioning & Electrical is committed to maintaining the safety of both its customers and employees. Along with adhering to the CDC’s guidelines of wearing protective masks/gloves and remaining six feet apart during service […]

REME HALO® Technology – Impact on Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The following is a Technical Bulletin Provided by RGF Environmental Group, Inc. Manufacturers of the REME Halo® UV Air Filtration System You can download a PDF version of this bulletin here » From the World Health Organization, “Coronaviruses (CoV) are a large family of viruses that cause illness ranging from the common cold to more […]

Get Out of the House Safely, Houston – When You Have To

Right now, the powers that be are telling us to stay home and keep our distance from others. At first, this doesn’t seem too difficult.  We’re watching movies with the kids, making craft projects, and doing a little homework. We’re even entertaining each other by having neighborhood exercise classes, but each family keeps to their […]

Our Commitment To You: Abacus’ Response to COVID-19

Dear Valued Customer: At Abacus our guiding principle has always been to “Take care of our customers and our team members”. This principle rings loud and clear as we take steps to prevent the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). Abacus is dedicated to the health, wellness and safety of our customers and employees, and we […]

What’s New To Do At The Zoo

Spring Break will be starting soon. Which means, families are planning trips and new ways to entertain themselves during the break. The weather is just perfect this year to spend a good portion of the day outside. According to the Houston Chronicle, there are a whole bunch of new things to do, including a day […]