Tips from Joel “Monsoon”

It’s time to prepare for Monsoon Season. Sterling Services wants to help keep you safe.  It is best to be prepared. The National Weather Service has declared June 15th as the official start date and the season typically runs until September 30th.  Sterling Services has put together a list of important...

Tips from Joel “Weather Proofing Your Home”

Window Coverings – Untreated glass is a very large source of the overall heat gain on your home. various window coverings can help keep the summer heat out. Many products also qualify for utility company rebates. Weather stripping – Replacing worn out weather stripping is one of the most affordable...

Tips from Joel “Garbage Disposal”

Garbage Disposals – Many disposals are replaced that are not actually defective. They will typically have a reset button located on the underside of them as well as a way most homeowners can unlock a stuck disposal. If your disposal operates, but still does not perform as well as you...

Does My A/C Need “Freon”?

As a heating, cooling and plumbing company, we get many folks that call in for service that have already begun the process of trying to figure out what might be wrong with their air conditioners. One of the more common thoughts is that the thermostat must be defective, which actually...

What is 22A Refrigerant?

As the HVAC industry changes, it looks at ways of introducing newer types of refrigerant, or Freon, as many know it, to take the place of older types which have a chemical makeup that is high in chlorines. Presently, R-410A has been adopted by manufacturers as a substitute for R-22,...

Drinking Water Testing

We are fortunate to live in a country where there is a seemingly abundant supply of drinking water, however, there is a growing concern about the safety of our water wells.  The EPA has estimated that across the nation over 50% of our water wells are contaminated by a measurable...

What is Reverse Osmosis? (RO)

Osmosis, by definition is a “slow change in concentration”. This is when we take a solvent (like water) and squeeze it through a semi-permeable membrane, which leaves a more concentrated solution on one side of the membrane and a more diluted solution on the other side. What? Ok, let’s move...

Steam Humidifiers

“Steam Humidifiers”   Fall and Winter in the desert are great for golfing, but not so great for air quality.  When the monsoon season leaves, it really leaves! If you’ve noticed excessively dry, itchy skin, allergy problems rising and fine layers of dust everywhere, you’re not alone. Although these are...

November Food Drive and Heating Services

We still have a couple weeks left in November to increase our donation to the United Food Bank. In case you haven’t heard, we are offering our Fall Heating service and safety check in exchange for a bag of food items (dry goods and canned goods) to be sent off...

Happy Holidays from Sterling Services

Happy Holidays from Sterling Services First and foremost, we would like to thank everybody who took us up on our Food Drive promotion. During the month of November, we offered our Fall Heating Service and Safety Inspection in return for a shopping bag of food items to be donated to...

What’s in Your Water?

Have you even seen the commercials on TV, such as Coor’s beer commercials, which reel you in with the footage of cold, clear and clean Rocky Mountain spring water cascading down over rocks and falls in a pristine setting? Never mind the beer it supposedly ends up as; I want...

Customer Appreciation Month

Each month at Sterling Services, we focus on a different area of business. For example, last month was Water Quality Month. Next month is Indoor Air Quality Month. In February we have been busy with Customer Appreciation Month. Out of all of these themes that we like to focus on,...

November Food Drive and Heating Services

We still have a couple weeks left in November to increase our donation to the United Food Bank. In case you haven’t heard, we are offering our Fall Heating service and safety check in exchange for a bag of food items (dry goods and canned goods) to be sent off...

Happy Holidays from Sterling Services

Happy Holidays from Sterling Services First and foremost, we would like to thank everybody who took us up on our Food Drive promotion. During the month of November, we offered our Fall Heating Service and Safety Inspection in return for a shopping bag of food items to be donated to...

“Out Perform Our Compensation”

“In a highly sales oriented industry,we often tell people that we’re different because we do what is in THEIR best interest, regardless of any immediate financial gain or not. Our term “outperform our compensation” means to provide value above and beyond what we are paid.” Joel Harris, CEO Sterling Services