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.

Houston Has A New Addition

Looking for a little escape from the house this weekend? We all need a little change from our weekly routines and now Houston has a new addition to explore. Memorial Park’s first expansion is now open. The Memorial Park Master Plan is a long-term plan to preserve and expand Houston’s largest urban wilderness and recreation […]

Air Purification In Houston Homes

Living In Houston, we expect warm, humid climate most of the year. All that moisture in the air male the air in our home susceptible to mold and mildew growth. Now, with additional health concerns, many Houston homeowners are considering adding air purification systems to their existing HVAC systems. But, is it really necessary? The […]

New Data Shows Lytx AI Captures Significantly More Driver Distraction, Enables Safer Roadways

Lytx shows its advanced machine vision and artificial intelligence (MV+AI) technology is capturing 133% more cell phone use Abacus Plumbing, Air Conditioning & Electrical and Ozark Motor Lines among fleets using MV+AI-backed risk detection from Lytx San Diego, July 14, 2020 – Today Lytx® announced new data on how their machine vision and artificial intelligence (MV+AI)-powered technology, […]

Abacus Plumbing, Air Conditioning & Electrical Protecting Houston with Anti-COVID-19 Air Filtration Systems

Houston, July 14, 2020 – With news of the coronavirus’ airborne droplets being able to be neutralized via advanced filtration, Abacus Plumbing, Air Conditioning & Electrical is responding by affording Houston homeowners state-of-the-art HVAC testing and Next-Gen products to combat the pandemic. As the virus re-surges throughout Texas and parts of America, infectious disease experts are learning that COVID-19 can be contracted […]

Galveston Or Pirate Island?

When you mention pirates and buried treasure, most people think of tropical, uninhabited caribbean islands, Spanish galleons and palm trees. But, that would be overlooking some very interesting pirate stories of our beautiful gulf coast. The pirates of the caribbean also made history in Texas. Click2Housotn,com has done our history homework for us and published […]

Saving Your AC And Some Cash

Across the United States, the average family spends at least $2,000 annually on energy bills, with half of that going toward keeping their homes cool or warm. When you live in a place like Houston, which is extremely humid and warm most of the year, you likely pay much more to keep your home cool. […]

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 […]