You’ve Taken the Giant Step of Home Ownership!  Now What?


Buying your first house is very exciting, although it does come with a certain amount of trepidation.  Now that you’ve parted with a big chunk of your life-savings, how do you keep your home in good condition, maximizing your comfort and enjoyment while at the same time safeguarding the value of this important investment? Take it from the Coop!  Don’t wait for issues to become emergencies before addressing them!  Tackle home maintenance projects on an ongoing basis, one project at a time. You’ll learn that these projects don’t take over your life or empty your wallet, and you might even find [...]

You’ve Taken the Giant Step of Home Ownership!  Now What?2020-08-31T13:55:42+00:00

How to Make Lemonade out of a Lemon of a Situation


We’ve all been through a heck of a time during the last few months, no thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Besides the obvious gravity of the situation, we’ve all had to modify our lifestyles, one way or another, in keeping with the “new normal.” For many DIYers who love to tinker but seldom have the time, this has been a great opportunity to address all sorts of things around the house.  Over the last few months, when I haven’t been helping Cooper Mechanical customers with heating, cooling, and plumbing projects, I’ve spent my time repairing, cleaning, and replacing everything on my [...]

How to Make Lemonade out of a Lemon of a Situation2020-07-23T18:13:28+00:00

We’re Open! Offering Full-Service Heating, Cooling & Plumbing Services


May 3, 2020 We hope all of our friends and neighbors have been healthy and not too stir-crazy during this unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic.  To those of you whom we were able to help during an emergency situation during the last few weeks, a heart-felt thank you for your trust.  To our customers who have patiently waited for us to be fully up and running again, we’re happy to report that Governor Wolf has approved the reopening of our company.  We are once again, providing full-service at our regular hours of operation, including 24/7 emergency services. I’d like to share with you [...]

We’re Open! Offering Full-Service Heating, Cooling & Plumbing Services2020-05-07T16:21:45+00:00

Coronavirus Information


March 20, 2020 Updated Information Regarding Our Business Services During the Coronavirus Pandemic: We have been instructed by Governor Wolf to stop all non-life-sustaining services immediately due to the ongoing spread of the Coronavirus. If you have a plumbing or HVAC emergency, please don’t hesitate to call us at 610-847-2441 or 610-228-4405.  We'll do everything possible to help you. All construction and non-essential residential and light commercial services, as well as purchases at our Parts Counter and Showroom, have been suspended until we're advised that we can resume our regular business. Please check here for updated information. Wishing our customers, employees, [...]

Coronavirus Information2020-03-20T18:07:48+00:00

The Coop’s top Ten Pre-Vacation Tips that Make Post-Vacation More Pleasant!


As we head into the hard-core summer vacation period, take it from the Coop, I’ve learned from experience that preparing your house for vacation, is as important as packing your underwear! Better to be prepared than suffer the consequences! Here’s my checklist for a worry-free vacation from a plumbing and HVAC perspective: First, perform preventative maintenance on your plumbing fixtures to take care of any potential issues before they happen. Either call a professional plumber, like Cooper Mechanical, to formally inspect your fixtures, hoses and piping to look for any leaks and irregularities or, if you’re a weekend DIY warrior, do [...]

The Coop’s top Ten Pre-Vacation Tips that Make Post-Vacation More Pleasant!2018-09-18T13:52:14+00:00