6 Tips to Save Money While You’re on Vacation

As winter arrives in North Dakota, warm, sunny beaches start to call our names! Are you heading out on a winter vacation? More than likely you have had the mail held and asked a neighbor to keep an eye on things while you are away, but did you remember to ready your electricity and HVAC…Continue reading »

The Cost of Water Leaks

Did your water bill spike this month and you’re not sure why? A water leak may be to blame. The plumbing in your home or business is part of a simple but well-organized system that needs maintenance to perform efficiently, and it may require  a plumbing professional from time to time for emergency services such as this.…Continue reading »

How to Save $ This Winter

Here at Vilandre, we are available 24/7 in case of emergency and happy to help install your new HVAC and plumbing purchases, and on top of our great products and services, we are also here to help save you money! As a hometown, family-owned and -operated business, we take pride in the work we do…Continue reading »

Preventing Costly Repairs: Furnace Edition

October is Furnace Maintenance Month. As we gear up for evenings inside, enjoying family, sports, and cuddling up with a good book, a warm and cozy home is a must. Having a properly maintained furnace will not only keep your home comfortable, but also help to save you money by operating as efficiently as possible.…Continue reading »

Why Go Seamless

Welcome back to The Advantage! Last blog we had our minds on gutters, discussing how proper care and maintenance extends the life of not only gutters, but also the building they protect. We’re back today asking, “How do you know when it’s time to upgrade your gutters, and what are the most efficient options on…Continue reading »

Importance of Proper Gutter Maintenance

Are your gutters ready to hold up to the harsh North Dakota season ahead? It’s the time of year when we start to think about winter prep, so this month we will be discussing the importance of proper gutter maintenance and some possible complications resulting from improper gutter care. When gutters become blocked, they fail…Continue reading »

Are You Losing Money to Air Leaks?

This month’s edition of The Advantage is all about saving you money! North Dakota is known for our hot, humid summers and icy, cold winters. This means we run the risk of losing both our cooled and heated air to pesky leaks, which are not only uncomfortable and frustrating, but likely to cost you money…Continue reading »

What Your Plumbing is Telling You

Welcome back to the Advantage! In this edition we will discuss how to interpret the sounds coming from your pipes, to help determine whether the noises are normal or potentially indicating a serious issue. The first step in translating the language of your pipes is to locate exactly where the disturbance is coming from, and…Continue reading »

3 Reasons to Choose a Career in HVAC

Choosing a career can be a daunting task. In addition to finding a profession that you are passionate about and have a strong interest in, there are innumerable factors to consider: educational requirements, job security, salary, and opportunities, to name a few. With these considerations in mind, it would be beneficial to anyone looking for…Continue reading »