HVAC & Plumbing Blog

Want great advice from a local, family-owned HVAC and plumbing company that promises urgency, integrity, fast response, and value? That’s what Martens Plumbing & Heating offers at every appointment and in its new blog. Bookmark this page and you’ll have easy access to all the latest in heating, cooling, plumbing, and remodeling services. Start reading below or reach out to us anytime for information or to schedule an appointment.

  • in Indoor Air Quality
    An air ventilator brings many benefits to your home and health

    Three Reasons You’ll Want an Air Ventilator This Year

    Opening your windows to let in fresh air is a great feeling. However, in winter, homeowners don’t have that option. We have no choice but to shut the windows to stay warm—which also means we don’t get that nice, fresh air circulating through the house. At Martens Plumbing & Heating, we have the solution: install...
  • in Plumbing
    person cleaning a sink drain

    How to Unclog a Drain Using Everyday Items

    All homeowners come face to face with clogged drains—it’s just a part of owning a house. While it may be easy and tempting to reach for liquid drain cleaner, there are much better ways to unclog a drain and ones that won’t hurt your pipes. The master plumbers at Martens Plumbing & Heating put together...
  • in Remodeling
    Contact Martens Plumbing & Heating for bathroom remodeling tips

    The Bathroom Remodeling Tips You Need to Know

    The bathroom is one of the most common rooms that homeowners remodel or update. It’s also a huge undertaking—where do you get ideas or inspiration? Where do you even begin? Start with these bathroom remodeling tips, straight from the experts at Martens Plumbing & Heating. Know the Costs Going In Before you dream up that...
  • in Furnace
    Follow this no heat checklist to get your furnace back up an running this winter

    Furnace Out? Follow Our “No Heat Checklist” to Get Back up and Running

    It’s usually a point of pride among Wisconsinites to see how long they can go without turning on their heat. But at this time of year, there’s no getting around it—homeowners have to turn on their furnaces to keep them warm through the winter. But what happens when you turn it on and it’s not...
  • in Furnace
    Schedule your routine furnace maintenance today

    Here’s Why You’ll Be Glad You Scheduled Furnace Maintenance Today

    As summer winds down and cooler temperatures creep in, it’s just about time to turn on your furnace or boiler. And when that happens, you need to know that your heating system can keep your family warm through fall and winter. That’s why scheduling routine furnace maintenance now is so important—it’s the difference between a...