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Horizon Services’ Blog is PACKED with Useful Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning Tips and Insight.

The Horizon Comfort Zone is the ultimate destination for plumbing, heating, air conditioning, drain cleaning and sewer and water line information. Discover a wealth of plumbing, HVAC and home comfort tips, articles and news that you can use…plus lots of great ideas for making your home more energy efficient and saving money.

Horizon Helps

Horizon Helps — a division of Horizon Services, Inc. — is a non-profit, community services organization formed by and comprised of Horizon Services employees volunteering their time to assist, support and raise awareness for charitable causes and community events throughout Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Maryland.

As the region’s premier plumbing, heating and air conditioning company, Horizon Services, Inc. has long been an active partner, sponsor and contributor to numerous charitable and civic organizations in the Delaware Valley. Horizon Helps was established to take that commitment to community service to a new and higher level.

The mission of Horizon Helps is to positively contribute to the growth and development of our community through charitable giving, volunteer outreach, personal development and leadership. We look forward to partnering with your organization…and making a difference in YOUR community!

Upcoming Horizon

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2014 West Chester Chili Cook-Off

Horizon Services returned as the presenting sponsor of one of the year’s best-tasting events – the West Chester Rotary Chili Cook-off! The Horizon Helps team offered free caricaturist drawings to all attendees who stopped by our bright orange tent.

Each year, the West Chester Rotary Chili Cook-Off raises money to provide grants to many worthy local organizations including the Care Center Foundation, Friends Association, and the West Chester Public Library. We are thankful to be part of such a great event and look forward to it for many years to come.

View Photos from the 2014 West Chester Chili Cook-Off

To view photos from the 2014 West Chester Chili Cook-Off, visit the Horizon Services’ Facebook page.

Horizon Helps

Established in 2010, Horizon Helps is a non-profit, community services organization formed by and comprised of Horizon Services employees volunteering their time to assist, support

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Discover 5 Common Drain Problems

Visit any hardware store across the country and you’ll see plenty of chemical drain cleaners and other similar products on the shelf that make it seem as if drain cleaning is a simple DYI (do-it-yourself) job. While it’s true that minor clogs can be cleared simply by using a plunger, often home-based drainage issues indicate a larger problem that needs professional attention.

If you notice the following 5 warning signs with a drain or drains in your home, you need to contact a professional right away for drain repair services.

Slow Drains

As a homeowner, you should never underestimate the seriousness of drainage problems. A clogged or slow-moving drain might seem like a small problem, but it can quickly escalate into a much bigger issue Slow drains can indicate a variety of problems, including the early stages of a clog, pipes that have been narrowed due to mineral or grease buildup, or even improper

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Hometown Heroes

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Hometown Heroes

Horizon Services was more than proud to present the Delaware Athletics Hometown Hero during the University of Delaware football game on Saturday. Stefan Talabisco from Elsmere, Delaware was part of the 193rd Regimental training Institute in the United States Marine Corps. He then was with NATO forces, and deployed with the 153rd Military Police Company.

During 9/11 Stefan served in Saudi Arabia Operation Enduring Freedom, Gulfport Mississippi during Hurricane Katrina, and in 2006 was part of the Southwest Border mission. Stefan then served in Iraq as part of Operation Iraq Freedom and is presently serving the Delaware Army National Guard. We would like to thank Stefan for his service and the sacrifices he has made for our nation.

View Photos from the Hometown Heroes

To view photos from the Hometown Heroes, visit the Horizon Services’ Facebook page.

Horizon Helps

Established in 2010, Horizon Helps is a non-profit,

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Look for Elite Sewer and Water Line Replacement Experts

A water pipe and sewer pipe are two critical parts of the drainage system both in commercial and residential buildings. The former supplies clean water for drinking, cleaning and washing, while the later drains all the waste-water into the sewer. These two lines, therefore, require regular maintenance and repairs. If left unchecked, water pipes can break or leak, causing you expensive and time-consuming repairs. It is, however, not an easy task, and you may be required to engage an expert in Sewer and Water Line Replacement.

What Causes Blocked Sewer Pipes?

Experts at Horizon Services have identified various signs that can help you detect if your water line is faulty. They include cloudy water, increased water bill, settling soil, frozen pipes and low water pressure. Blockage of sewer pipes can result in raw sewage flowing and flooding on the passages or even in the house.

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