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Smith & Keene has been serving the people and businesses of Hampton Roads since 1947. We’ve been in business for more than 70 years because we put quality service and our customers’ comfort first.

Tap into our knowledge of HVAC, electrical, plumbing, and generator services through the Smith & Keene blog. You will find helpful tips, terminology explained, and more.

High Demand & Low Supply For Home Standby Generators

Local news station, WTKR Newschannel 3 in Norfolk, reached out to Smith & Keene as a local generator expert. They learned about the supply and demand of home standby generators impacting Hampton Roads homeowners.SUPPLY & DEMAND As is the case with other...

12 Must-Know Electrical Safety Tips

Our team of certified electricians compiled a list of electrical safety tips to keep you and your family safe. Follow these recommendations to guard your home against unnecessary electrical repairs.Electrical Safety Hazard #1: Cords Keep electrical cords away from...

What Is The Difference Between Furnaces And Heat Pumps?

There is more than one way to keep your home warm this winter. Whether you use a furnace or heat pump, this blog will help you understand the differences between the two options. If you are looking to upgrade your home’s heating system, be sure to contact an HVAC...

Electrical Safety Tips For This Winter Season

When the weather turns cold, many homeowners lean on electrical devices to keep their homes cozy and warm. Unfortunately, many portable heating units pose fire hazards if safety standards are not adhered to. In fact, the National Fire Protection Agency claims that...

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