Large Replacement-Window Firms Ordered to Stop False Energy Claims

“Five companies that sell replacement windows agreed to stop making ‘exaggerated and unsupported’ claims about their products. energy efficiency as part of a settlement announced Wednesday by the Federal Trade Commission.” (Washington Post Article) Here are the perpetrators: Gorrell Enterprises (Pennsylvania) Winchester Industries (Pennsylvania) Long Fence and Home of Beltsville (Maryland) Serious Energy (California) THV Holdings (Kentucky) …


Thinking of Remodeling? Beware of New Lead Paint Removal Restrictions

Lead Paint in your Neighborhood?- In 2010, the EPA was required to enforce a new “RRP” (Repair, Renovate, Paint) Law, which states that any contractor who disturbs paint on pre 1978 homes has to test the areas he’s working in for lead paint. Obviously this practice was enacted to protect people who work and live in …


Clog Free Gutter Systems/Last Weeks Home Show

We had a fantastic time at the Shriner’s Auditorium over the weekend. We sent our staff out to give demonstrations on products and ideas people can use for their homes. There is a picture of our booth, as you can see we are proudly displaying our Angie’s List Super Service Award. We attend most of …


A&A Services Celebrates it’s 30th Year in Business

A&A Services’ 30th anniversary is fast approaching as we start the new year. Since 1982, A&A has provided quality home improvement for all it’s customers, and our reputation continues to exceed the status quo. A&A Services has been awarded the prestigious 2011 Angie’s List Super Service Award, an honor bestowed annually on approximately 5 percent …