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Plumbing, Heating, and Air Conditioning Services in South Orange, NJ

We recommend that you call a technician the moment you notice a problem with your heating system, air conditioner, or plumbing system. Waiting too long for repairs can cause a system to get a lot worse. But you might be hesitant to call a company you don’t know much about.

You can count on Max Sr. & Paul Schoenwalder Plumbing Heating Air Conditioning for prompt, professional, affordable service. We have been in business since 1912. We offer services for all systems, and we will make sure that your home is always comfortable. Call our friendly team for more information about our services. We are a trusted local source for excellent maintenance, repair, and installation services in South Orange, NJ and the surrounding areas.

South Orange Air Conditioning Specialists

For your next air conditioning installation or service, don’t let just anyone do the job. Call a local specialist trained specifically in HVAC systems for homes and businesses in a climate like ours. Trust our team to pick out a new AC installation perfect for your budget and your family’s habits.

Or, call us when your home or business needs prompt AC repair. We offer service for residential and commercial properties, including routine maintenance service to improve efficiency and system performance.

How to Tell You Need Heating Repair

It’s so important to schedule heating repair long before the system breaks down. At the very first sign of a problem, you should call our friendly team. Furnaces and boilers will only decline the longer you wait to schedule service as the parts continue to wear down.

Furnaces and boilers need annual maintenance service each year to operate safely as well. Make sure you schedule your appointment in the fall, before the weather gets too cold. This service can actually help to prevent repairs.

How to Tell You Have Plumbing Leaks

If there is a leak in your plumbing system, it may be reflected in steadily rising water bills. Often, you’ll notice a significant drop in water pressure, either from a single faucet or fixture or from your entire plumbing system. You might even notice moisture in the home.

The easiest way to be sure that you have plumbing leaks—and to find out exactly where they are—is to call a plumber in South Orange, NJ. We have high–quality water leak detection equipment, and the experience to know how to use it the right way.

Don’t Start Kitchen or Bathroom Plumbing Remodeling Without Us

When you are remodeling your kitchen or bathroom, call our team before you start. We can help you plan out the plumbing installations so that you feel confident they fit in with your plan. Then, we can move around and install pipes for your new plumbing fixtures. We can even install the gas pipes for your new stove, instant hot water heater, and more.

Our Selection of Water Heaters

Often, people are stuck deciding between tank and tankless water heaters. Tank water heaters are cost–effective and reliable. But tankless water heaters are efficient because they only heat up water on demand. But did you know another option may be even more efficient for South Orange homeowners? Indirect hot water heaters use your boiler to heat up the water. Call us to learn more.

Choose Quality When It Comes to Your Drain and Sewer

We know that your drain and sewer system is something you don’t want to spend too much time thinking about. When problems come up, you may just want to hire any handyman to do the job. But it’s so important that you hire a quality company with the right equipment.

For example, without our trenchless technology, a sewer line repair or replacement would take a lot longer and could result in a mess in your yard and a giant, unsightly trench. Without our leak detection equipment, finding a leak is a major hassle. Call our drain and sewer specialists for quality work and the latest technology.

Expert Services for Chimneys and Fireplaces

Our chimney experts just want to make sure that your home is safe. We perform thorough inspections in order to identify any major safety issues that could potentially cause your home to catch fire. We will look for several common problems, including leaks, damper issues, creosote buildup, and anything else that could allow for a fire to spread. We also work on chimney liners and we can repair your fireplace as well. Call us to learn more about the services we provide for fireplaces and chimneys in South Orange, NJ.

We Also Handle Commercial Plumbing and HVAC

We offer more than just residential service. If you own or operate a local business, we can make sure that your plumbing system runs smoothly and that your HVAC equipment is in good working order. We handle light commercial packaged HVAC installations and service. And we work on boilers, furnaces, and ductless systems as well. We can unclog your drains, fix your pipes, repair a leaky sink, and much more. Call our team to schedule service with a company that’s been around for over 100 years.

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