Posts in the Announcements Category

The Do’s and Don’ts of Gas And Flood Safety

CENTERPOINT ENERGY ISSUES IMPORTANT ELECTRIC AND NATURAL GAS FLOODING SAFETY TIPS COMPANY PREPARED TO RESPOND TO POTENTIAL FOR ADDITIONAL FLOODING Reprinted from the Centerpoint website HOUSTON – May 29, 2015 – CenterPoint Energy is working closely with local city and county officials throughout its service territory on the potential for more severe flooding along area […]

Abacus Featured on ABC Eyewitness News: Is Your Home Winter Weather Ready?

‘Tis the season to get your home prepared. That’s why Gina Brown is taking precautions now, before it’s too late. “We have had problems in the past, not with heating but with bursting pipes and things like that,” Brown said. Whether you’re hiring a pro, or doing it yourself, there are a few things you […]

Home Water Recycling

Don’t let your water just wash down the drain – put it to work! Use a gray water recycling or rainwater capture systems for your Houston area home. The average four person household in a temperate climate may use over 20,000 gallons of water monthly. Most of that water is used for landscape irrigation, washing […]

Abacus Launches “We HEART Our Houston Heroes” Campaign

Serving those who serve and protect Houston, TX, Thursday, February 23rd, 2016 –  Abacus Plumbing, Air Conditioning, & Electrical is honored to serve those who serve and protect us. Abacus is proud to kick off their first responder initiative, offering a free HVAC inspection to EMS, police officers, firefighters, military, 911 dispatchers, and veterans. In […]

High Electric Bill? Check Out These HVAC Facts for Household Savings  

For many households in Southern Texas, heating and cooling costs are a significant portion of the energy bill. In fact, the average annual electricity cost per Texas home is $1,801. That’s one of the highest energy costs in the nation. Electricity prices are especially steep in Houston, where homeowners pay about $297.33 a month—much more […]

In The News: TOTO Is The First Plumbing Manufacturer To Earn The International Living Future Institute’s Declare Label And Offer A Product Material Health Overview

TOTO is the largest manufacturer of bathroom fixtures and fittings. They have been dedicated to engineering and producing products that respect the environment while meeting the need for comfortable, beautiful and high performance plumbing fixtures for nearly a century. They continually set the standard for innovations in plumbing products. Earlier this week, it was announced […]

MainStreet America Partners with Abacus Plumbing, Air Conditioning & Electrical

Abacus Selected as the Exclusive Plumbing Contractor for MainStreet America’s Club Members HOUSTON, TX, Monday, October 12, 2015–Abacus Plumbing, Air Conditioning & Electrical announces it has been selected as the preferred plumbing service provider for Mainstreet America, the Nation’s Only Year-Round Parade of Model Homes.  MainStreet America now recommends Abacus to members and visitors interested […]

Radon In Your Home

Recent news stories have raised concerns about the possibility of an increase of gases released due to fracking and radiation coming from granite countertops. Granite, as with most rocks and soils, contains naturally occurring radioactive elements like uranium, and potassium commonly referred to as Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material (NORM) in small amounts. The amount of […]

How To Survive Without An Air Conditioner

It’s 9,000 degrees and we’re not some sort of tropical orchid. We need air conditioning in Texas. But, when your air conditioning system finally gives up and the repair appointment is far too many hours away, there are some ways to combat the oppressive heat that don’t involve locking yourself in the local Walmart. Some […]

This Week’s Reviews From Our Customers

Here are some of the latest reviews from our customers this week: We were very happy with the service we received – it was prompt and courteous.  And the Abacus staff members were both diligent and professional.  We would use this company again, just as we have done so in the past. – Jon F., […]