How can I tell when it’s time for a new hot water heater?

  How can I tell when it’s time for a new hot water heater? There’s nothing worse than a surprise cold shower! Here are some red flag signals that your water heater is ready for replacement: No hot water: a lack of hot water, or hot water that takes forever to arrive, are both signs that your water heater needs replacement. Extremely hot water: extremely hot water, especially if this hot water alternates with icy cold water, … [Read more...]

I’m worried about how safe our family’s drinking water is.

Question: I’m worried about how safe our family’s drinking water is. What can I do? Answer: If you have concerns about the safety of your family’s drinking water, you’re not alone. It’s important to be informed about what’s in the glass of water you hand to your child. You want to know what is in the water that you bathe and shower in. There are many naturally occurring minerals deposits and sediments that can change the integrity of your … [Read more...]

Voorheesville Furnace Repair: Why Is My Fuel Bill So High?

"I've lived in this house for 12 years," Ronald M. said.  "And in that time, you get a pretty good idea what it's going to cost to run the furnace all winter long.  This year, though, all of a sudden, my fuel bill suddenly skyrocketed - and it hasn't been that cold! What's going on?" Ronald tried asking his fuel company that question.  While home heating fuel prices have gone up, the increase wasn't enough to explain the stratospheric rise in … [Read more...]

Happy Thanksgiving from Wilson Brothers!

Happy Thanksgiving! Please accept our best wishes for a fabulous holiday. We wish you safe travels, wonderful gatherings with family and friends, fabulous food, and lots of laughter: that's what this holiday is all about.  Thanksgiving is also about celebrating the many blessings we've enjoyed throughout the year.  When we count our blessings, our friends and customers top the list.  Thank you for your support! We truly appreciate it. Holiday … [Read more...]

Voorheesville NY: Is Your Heating System Ready for Winter?

Right now, we're enjoying some beautiful autumn weather - but winter's cold winds are right around the corner. Is your home heating system up to the challenge of another Voorheesville winter? That's an important question! Winters in our region can be extremely cold.  It's not unusual for the temperature to dip below zero.  You need your home heating system to be dependable and reliable.  A furnace that stops working on a freezing cold night … [Read more...]

Merry Christmas from Wilson Brothers!

Happy Holidays! As these words are being written, people all across the Capital District are gathering together to celebrate with family and friends. This is truly the most wonderful time of the year. We'd like to extend our warmest wishes for a fabulous holiday to all of you, our customers and friends. May your days be merry and bright, filled with joy and laughter. Thank you for your business and support throughout 2016.  We look forward to a … [Read more...]