Cincinnati, Ohio

Osterwisch Company

First Class Service For Electrical-Heating-Air Conditioning-Plumbing.

Osterwisch Company

6755 Highland Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45236
513-791-3282
Osterwisch Company, Heating & Air, Services, Cincinnati, Ohio

Since 1946, Osterwisch Company has been dedicated to providing superior mechanical contracting services to customers in the Cincinnati area. For three generations, the family owned and operated business has taken pride in setting themselves apart from the competition by always living up to what they call The Osterwisch Difference: “We do it all and we do it right.”

The Technicians from Osterwisch Company save their customers time and money by providing a diverse range of expertise. This Cincinnati contracting company employs specialists who are qualified to perform heating, air conditioning, electrical, and plumbing maintenance. They can also help service commercial refrigeration units and maintain exhaust and ventilation systems.

By working with a company that can do it all, you won't have to call lots of different service providers, schedule appointments that don’t conflict, and follow-up with progress, billing, and all the other details that you have to juggle when working with multiple contractors. Instead, Osterwisch Company will do all the coordinating for you by utilizing their diverse staff. Their team of expert service professionals knows how to work together to get the job done on time.

From replacing heat pumps to ridding your home of clogged drains, Osterwisch Company truly lives up to the standard the founders set over 63 years ago. For first-class service for residential, industrial, and commercial spaces, contact Osterwisch Company at (513) 791-3282

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How to Select a Residential Heating & Cooling System, Cincinnati, Ohio
By building a home, you can create a dwelling with state-of-the-art features and enough room to maximize comfort. When choosing a heating and cooling system, there are several o...read more
Should I Invest in an Electric Fireplace for My Home?, Cincinnati, Ohio
Few features can rival the ambiance provided by a fireplace, but because of the warmth they emit, these heating fixtures can only be used comfortably for half the year. With an elect...read more
What Are GFCI Outlets?, Cincinnati, Ohio
When your electrical contractor wires up the lighting and outlets in your home, they’ll use GFCI devices in some areas. Short for ground fault circuit interrupter, GFCI outlets can b...read more
Does a Shower or Bath Conserve More Water?, Cincinnati, Ohio
From flushing toilets to washing dishes and laundry, several household activities consume multiple gallons of water each day. Adjusting bathing habits will place less strain on plumb...read more
3 Common Causes of Low Water Pressure, Cincinnati, Ohio
Low water pressure is a frustrating ordeal because it makes simple tasks like filling a sink or taking a shower longer than usual to complete. Instead of ignoring this problem, ...read more
As a new homebuyer, there is a lot that you’ll need to familiarize yourself with to find a property that’s going to make you happy for the foreseeable future. One key area is the plu...read more
Whether you’re remodeling or building a new home, an electrical contractor will recommend and install specific lighting options to get your desired feel. An Edison bulb may be sugges...read more
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Your water heater is an essential appliance that is difficult to replace, so you want the one you have to last as long as possible. There are several steps you can take to extend its...read more
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Electrical problems, repairs, or installations in your home or business can occur at any time, but most of them aren’t issues you should tackle by yourself. In many cases, you’ll nee...read more
Some homeowners only check their boiler or furnace when the outdoor temperature drops. This is a big mistake if you’re looking forward to a warm and comfortable winter season. I...read more
The holidays are right around the corner, and that means it’s time to prepare your decorations. Holiday lights are festive additions to any home exterior, but it’s important to use t...read more
Think about the number of appliances in your home that are attached to electrical cords. From microwaves and flat-screen TVs to lamps and computers, the list is endless. Unfortunatel...read more
With Thanksgiving approaching, families and friends are planning their get-togethers. If you’re hosting a crowd, you want your furnace to function properly. Here’s how to prepar...read more
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Modern advancements make it simpler than ever to monitor your home’s temperature when you go out of town. Given that heating and cooling costs can easily drive up your energy bills, ...read more
Even the most efficient traditional heating and cooling systems require a massive amount of energy, accounting for approximately half of the average home’s utility expenses. Geotherm...read more
October is Energy Awareness Month, a chance for every home or business owner to take stock of their energy consumption and consider what they can do to reduce their expenses. Fortuna...read more
October is National Toilet Tank Repair Month. While this designation might sound silly at first, it is actually a reminder for homeowners to check on the toilets throughout their hom...read more
If it’s time to replace your HVAC system, or you’re building a new home, consider choosing a geothermal heat pump. Instead of using fossil fuels to heat the house, geothermal heating...read more
If your HVAC system has reached the point of no return, your next priority is to replace it with a more efficient and capable system. Fortunately, 2018 is all about innovation in hea...read more
Electrical wiring is the one mechanical component that property owners should always maintain in superb condition. If your HVAC system breaks down, you might be uncomfortable for a f...read more
When water pools in the shower and waste won’t flush down toilet drains, many homeowners rely on commercial drain cleaners to remove pipe clogs and avoid the expense of professional ...read more
You rely on your HVAC system to maintain a comfortable home year-round, but comfort shouldn't result in astronomical energy bills. Unfortunately, as systems age, they become less eff...read more
    Geothermal heat pumps are becoming more common, thanks to their energy efficiency and dependability. In use since the 1940s, this heating and cooling system uses ...read more
An inspection by a licensed electrical contractor is important to ensure that all properties are efficient and safe. However, homes that are more than 25 years old require electrical...read more
Hot air is not what you want to feel coming out of your vents in the middle of summer. There are a number of reasons why your air conditioning unit could be malfunctioning, so before...read more
Not all household appliances are created equal, with some using far more of a home’s electrical supply than others. Fortunately, there are small tricks you can use to cut down on the...read more
When it comes to the home’s electrical system, you rely on it to keep working, no matter what’s going on. Without electricity, appliances can’t function. While wiring installed by a ...read more
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When the weather heats up, nothing keeps your home comfortable like air conditioning. Unfortunately, continually running your unit can lead to a high spike in your energy bills. To h...read more
It's likely among a homeowner's worst nightmares: an undiscovered plumbing leak that has caused extensive damage. When water comes into contact with floors, walls, foundations, and ...read more
Unless you’re stuck with no hot water or dealing with a burst pipe under your house, most plumbing problems are relatively easy to ignore. Perhaps they don’t cause any real inconveni...read more
In many households with older systems, a water softener can extend the life span of plumbing fixtures and pipes. Hard water is an issue that, if left untreated, can ir...read more
Modern water heaters are extremely reliable, quietly providing a steady supply of water for 10 years or more. However, as long-lasting and dependable as they may be, your water heate...read more
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Clearing out a clogged toilet is one of the most difficult and messy plumbing jobs, especially if the problem was discovered too late. Fortunately, this potentially embarrassing issu...read more
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Your home heating and cooling system plays an important role in your comfort. One of the factors that’s most closely associated with its functionality is temperature control. The tea...read more
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When it comes to working with aluminum wiring, you should only put your trust in the hands of a professional electrical contractor. Replacing old aluminum wiring is complicated, and ...read more
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Many homeowners are switching to tankless water heaters. But at three times the price of a traditional storage heater, is the upgrade worth the extra expense? Osterwisch Company is h...read more
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If you’re used to the more traditional ways of heating and cooling your home with an air conditioner and gas furnace, but have now moved to a home with an electric heat pump, you may...read more
pay attention, can help you understand when it's time to replace the unit. In the sections below, Osterwisch Company, the team of premier plumbing and electrical contractors, offers ...read more
After living in the same house for many years, you may realize your water heater is nearing the end of its average lifespan: approximately 10–15 years. Is it time to replace it,...read more
Heat pumps are becoming increasingly popular among Cincinnati residents in search of alternatives to traditional heating and cooling systems. Despite how effective these systems can ...read more
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The electrical system is one of the most important features of the modern home, as essential as heating or plumbing. But because electronic technology has advanced at such an astound...read more
You rely on your furnace to keep your home warm during the colder months, and with the proper maintenance, it should remain in good working order for many years. However, like a...read more
With the winter season approaching, it's vital to ensure that your furnace is in good condition to keep your home warm and comfortable. With over 70 years of excellence in the HVAC b...read more
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When your furnace is on the fritz, it’s important to act fast and call a professional. That way, you may be able to catch any issues early on — before things worsen. The team at Oste...read more
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Whether your current air conditioning system has run its course, or you just want an upgrade from the model you have, it’s important to choose the right replacement. Your AC contribu...read more
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Whether you own a home or a commercial property, there are several reasons why you might need to hire an electrical contractor at some point. If you do so, it’s important to work wit...read more
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If you’re experiencing problems with your plumbing system, there’s a chance you’re spending extra money on your utility bills and risking water damage to your residential or com...read more
Hot water is crucial for a warm bath, fresh laundry, or clean dishes. That's why Osterwisch Company, the premier plumbing, heating, and cooling service in Cincinnati, OH, offers the ...read more
One of the most notorious household disasters is a failing water heater — at least, it is when you’re taking a shower early in the morning, only to receive a frigid wake-up call! Sin...read more
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With the help of online tutorials and DIY tips, some plumbing issues can be resolved relatively quickly. However, there are problems that you shouldn’t repair by yourself; you might ...read more
If your air conditioning unit hasn’t been performing as well as you’d like, you’re probably wondering whether it’s worth it to replace or repair the unit. For residents and businesse...read more
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If your outlets have stopped working or your circuit breakers trip every time you run the air conditioning, you should probably have your electric system examined to see if it needs ...read more
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The residents of the Cincinnati area are lucky to have the expert mechanical services of Osterwisch Company. They have been serving the area since 1946, and it’s their dedication t...read more
Osterwisch Company in Cincinnati, OH, has been providing superior plumbing, electric, and heating services to the area since 1946, and to this day, the family owned and operated busi...read more
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When it comes to appliances, it seems like bigger is better. A larger refrigerator gives you more cold storage, and a bigger oven provides more space for cooking. However, when it co...read more
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Finding a plumbing, furnace, or water heater specialist can be challenging, particularly for homeowners and business operators who demand expert mechanical contracting services. Fort...read more
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Osterwisch Company is Cincinnati’s leading mechanical contractor. With over 60 years of experience, this family-owned and operated business prides themselves in providing the b...read more
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The Osterwisch Company is a family owned Heating and Air Conditioning business that is based in Cincinnati, Ohio. Founded in 1946, the company has dedicated 69 years of excellence to...read more
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