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Winter Weather Worries?

Charity begins at Home.

I have just today had my HVAC semi-annual-winter check up.
The contractor, by the way is a charter member of the Crescent Home Referral’s (CHR) team. He was scheduled and here promptly at 9:00 am. He performed, according to our maintenance agreement, a long check list on the furnace and its gas burner, along with dating and replacing all the air filters. He was done in about two hours and left here about 11:00.

Now, I feel comfortable that when needed and as the temperature goes down, the heating system will […]

5 Summer Tips for CCC

Summer is here, which means the temperatures are rising and so are your needs for repairs and maintenance around the house. Have you been putting off that home repair project? Consider doing it in the summer when long days and dry warm weather make conditions favorable.

Here are 5 helpful tips to keep you calm, cool, and collected this summer. Protect your greatest investment. After all, you owe yourself peace of mind and an enjoyable summer.

Painting – early summer is the optimal time for your long awaited painting project. This is due […]

Painting Tip

Marsala is the 2015 “Color of the Year”. I saw a recent article that said that Pantone, a global color expert, has picked reddish brown Marsala as its 2015 color of the year. NOT, being a color expert, I had to look up Marsala in the dictionary. Webster’s says that Marsala is a dry or sweet, amber-colored fortified wine made in western Sicily and named after Marsala, a seaport in western Sicily. The color looks like a brownish-burgundy. The article further offers that Marsala goes well with peachy pinks and warm metals, such as bronze and gold […]

Can You Trust Your Service Technician?


With so many small, start up companies that offer technical services,

How do you know who you can trust?

How do you know that you are not being over charged?

How do you know the service tech can be trusted?

Before choosing your service professional, you need to do all of this research.

Crescent Home Referrals, Inc  will take all of this responsibility to make the job simple for the customer and in addition to this, our service is “FREE”. 

We have reliable contractors that are pre-screened, licensed, and insured. They will offer a guarantee […]

Deck Maintenance

Got a wood deck?  When was the last time you cleaned and sealed it?  Protecting the wood is the best way to extend the life of your deck.  Stains and sealants should be applied every few years, as soon as it is evident that the prior application is starting to wear off.  Check the main traffic areas of the deck (like the steps or at doorways) to see if there is evidence of wear.  If so, it’s time to call John at Crescent Home Referrals (864-444-1080) to schedule a qualified contractor to come out and get the […]



Scheduling seasonal inspections of your HVAC system is important to extending the life of your heating and air conditioning units.  Technicians can determine weakening components before the unit completely breaks down and leaves you without service.

Changing filters regularly greatly improves the efficiency of your system.

To schedule an HVAC inspection, contact John at 864-444-1080.  Crescent Home Referrals has qualified technicians ready to assist you […]