Posts in the Press Releases Category

National Cut Your Energy Costs Day

Houston, did you know that January 10th was National Cut Your Energy Costs Day? Well. It was. There are many, many ways to cut your utility bills. National Day Calendar has a few suggestions. NATIONAL CUT YOUR ENERGY COSTS DAY – January 10 NATIONAL CUT YOUR ENERGY COSTS DAY Scheduling an appointment to get your […]

Thank you, Houston. Our JuCan Toy Drive Was a HUGE Success.

The JuCan Foundation toy drive is was a great success. Abacus Plumbing, Air Conditioning and Electrical wants to thank everyone who donated and promoted our JuCan toy drive in our community for this success. Abacus employees competed internally to see which department would give more toys. And several employees volunteered by picking up other participating […]

Water Isn’t Always Good For You

Like many homeowners, we assume that because we have a municipal water source for our homes that the water is perfectly safe. But, sometimes, it isn’t. Many things can occur to contaminate the water between the water treatment plant and our kitchen sink. Pipes are susceptible to damage, which allows contaminants and pesticides to our […]

Hire Veterans Job Fair And Abacus Plumbing

The Redneck Country Club hosts 2-day ‘Hire Veterans Job Fair’ Tuesday, August 21, 2018. STAFFORD, Texas (KTRK) Print out your resumes, because a two-day job fair is planned for this week. The “Hire 100 Veterans Job Fair” will be held on Wednesday and Thursday at the Redneck Country Club in Stafford. There is a focus […]

Make Your Own Natural Spider Repellent

Texas has lots of different types of bugs, spiders and other insects. Some of these bugs are completely harmless to us, others are a real nuisance, especially when you find the unexpectedly in your home. Most of the time, finding one spider on the house plants doesn’t mean you have to immediately call the pest […]

Tips on protecting pipes and sprinklers. Featured on ABC13 KTRK Houston

Winterizing your outdoor pipes shouldn’t just be a winter chore. It really is important to protect your exposed pipes, faucets and sprinkler systems from freezing damage. KRTK recently reported on exactly how to properly winterize your outdoor pipes and provides some suggestions like: First, make sure you have located all outdoor pipes, faucets, sprinkler system […]

Fire Place Safety

In Texas, we expect hot, humid summers. But, we may also have cold, icy winter weather, too. Severe snow and ice storms may be rare, but they arrive quickly. When the cold arrives, a fireplace becomes more than an attractive aesthetic feature of our homes. Fireplaces become the center of our holiday atmosphere and a […]

Get Ready For The Next Hurricane

The weather along the gulf coast in Texas right now is beautiful. But, yet more rain is predicted for Houston. While our weather is good right now, further east there is a hurricane pounding Florida. And hurricane season isn’t over. The 2018 season was predicted to be a bit milder that most initially, but predictions […]

What To Do After All That Rain

If you’ve been in Texas lately, you’ll have been quite soggy. It’s rained and rained. It’s setting. records. And, it’s not going to stop soon. The forecast for the next two weeks includes more rain almost every day. What do we do with all that water? How do we make sure our homes aren’t waterlogged?  […]

The Painful Truth About Yellow Jackets

When you live in Texas, you expect to encounter stinging insects. But, some are much worse than others. Like a little black ant bite isn’t a big deal compared to a fire ant bite. Some insects also become more aggressive at certain times. Southern Living Magazine details the painful truth about yellow jackets. Why Yellow […]

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