Anthony News & Community
We Donated Toys to Area Families through the Salvation Army Angel Tree Program
We are thrilled to have donated hundreds of toys to children of struggling area families through the Salvation Army Angel Tree program. To read more about our Anthony Cares volunteer programs, click here.
Got a Back Up Plan for the Holidays? Call us until Midnight, even on Christmas Eve!
Got guests coming? Parties to hold? Cooking to do? People staying over? That’s a lot to ask of your sinks, toilets, showers and garbage disposals! Don’t worry, we’ve got your “holiday back-up plan” right here! Call us to get back in the flow, everyday until midnight, even on holidays. Click here for more information.
Dozens of Blankets, Coats, Hats and Gloves Donated through Project Warmth KC
Our community outreach program Anthony Cares rounded up dozens of blankets, coats, hats and gloves to donate to Project Warmth KC. Most of the donations came from Anthony employees themselves. These items were submitted to Project Warmth on November 1, 2019 right before the first hard freeze so they could be distributed to our local residents in need. To read more about Anthony Cares community involvement click here: https://www.anthonyphc.com/volunteer/
Got a Back Up Plan for the Holidays? Call us until Midnight, even on Thanksgiving!
Got guests coming? Parties to hold? Cooking to do? People staying over? That’s a lot to ask of your sinks, toilets, showers and garbage disposals! Don’t worry, we’ve got your “holiday back-up plan” right here! Call us to get back in the flow, everyday until midnight, even on holidays. https://go.anthonyphc.com/77-drain-opening-2019-website-nov-0
We had the honor of having City of Lenexa Mayor Michael Boehm join us for our Ribbon Cutting Ceremony September 17, 2019 to celebrate our Facility Expansion and the creation of Anthony University, our exclusive paid apprenticeship programs for HVAC and Plumbing. Thank you to all of the area homeowners and businesses that helped us celebrate. Our updated and expanded facilities will help us to provide our 5-star white-glove service to even more Kansas City area residents.
Plumbing Instructor Darin Walters talks to KC Live about Catalytic Water Conditioning
Water conditioning is very important for healthy plumbing and a healthy body. Anthony PHC Plumbing Instructor Darin Walters explained to KC Live the best ways to condition the water in your home, including the newest technology – catalytic water conditioners, on August 23, 2019.
Anthony University in the News for Addressing Skilled Trades Shortage
We are proud to be featured on Fox 4 News on August 19, 2019. According to the segment, a study by the National Center for Education Statistics showed trade schools saw a dip in attendance three to four decades ago. In order to provide the number of qualified plumbing, heating and cooling technicians needed to provide our Kansas City metro area homeowners with the high standard of service our company demands, we started Anthony University in 2019.
Anthony University consists of competitive-entry, paid internship programs in HVAC, Plumbing and Drain Remediation. Apprentices learn classroom skills in math, chemistry, physics and leadership, as well as the modern HVAC and plumbing methodologies and diagnostic technologies needed to make them fully equipped to provide our homeowners with the best service possible.
For more information on Anthony University, please see visit our website: https://www.anthonyphc.com/anthony-university/.
Come to Our Red Cross Drive on August 22, 2019
The Red Cross Bloodmobile will be in our parking lot on Thursday, August 22, 2019 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. To give blood during this drive click here. For more information on other blood drives go to RedCross.org.
We Now Install Nest and Google Products!
We are now proud installers of Google and Nest home automation products. If you replace your air conditioning system in August 2019 we will install them for free during our Get Cool & Be Cool event. For more information click here.
Anthony PHC Teams Up with KCK Police to Help 90-year old Veteran
On Friday, June 14, 2019 we had the honor of installing a completely new air conditioning and furnace system in the home of Harold Tjaden, a 90 year old veteran of Kansas City, KS. When the Kansas City Kansas community policing officers found that Mr. Tjaden had fallen on hard times, they reached out to us at Anthony Plumbing, Heating & Cooling to see if we would be willing to help. They had heard of the community service work we do and felt this would be something we would want to be involved in. We invited Ferguson HVAC Supply of Lenexa, KS to help along with us, so they donated the equipment which we installed at Mr. Tjaden’s residence for free.
Mr. Tjaden had helped his wife through a long illness which tapped all of his assets and required him to take out a mortgage on his home. Now that she has passed, he needs to rent part of his house to be able to cover the mortgage payment. But neither his furnace nor central air conditioning worked, so he couldn’t rent it until he replaced those, which he could not afford to do. Seeing that Mr. Tjaden’s wife had passed, the Community Policing department of the Kansas City Kansas Police Department checked on him and found him distraught. When hearing about his unfortunate financial and living situation, they garnered the assistance of Kansas City Kansas District 3 Commissioner Ann Brandau-Murguia. Together the KCK commissioner and community police officers met with us at Anthony PHC and spoke to us about helping Mr. Tjaden. We were finally able to replace his HVAC system, and Sarah Plake of Kansas City’s 41 Action News heard about the story and it was aired in this segment in the evening of June 14, 2019.
Ditch the Allergy Meds – Try our Whole Home Allergen-Reducing Equipment this Summer
Inside your home is the one place where you have control over the amount of allergens in your air. Our whole-home indoor air quality systems make it possible to make your home an allergen-free zone. This June, when you purchase an AC or and AC and Furnace we will install this equipment for free. Click here for more information.
Anthony University: A Solution to the Shortage of Skilled Tradespeople in the U.S.
Right now there is a shortage of over 100,000 skilled tradespeople in the United States. Last year, we at Anthony Plumbing, Heating & Cooling made a commitment to train our own HVAC technicians, plumbers and drain remediation specialists through our paid apprenticeship programs that we call Anthony University. In April of 2019 we finished building our new our state-of-the-art plumbing and HVAC labs at our new expanded training facility. By training our own tradespeople, we ensure that our homeowners will always receive the finest service from the most educated and talented HVAC technicians and plumbers possible. More importantly, we are giving area residents a chance to gain a valuable, in-demand career that can provide them and their families with security in the future. Click here to apply or to learn more.
Treats For Your Furry Friends!
When Anthony Plumbing Heating and Cooling comes to service your home Anthony Plumbing Heating and Cooling will bring your furry friends a treat.
It’s That Time Of Year When You Remember Your Allergic To All The Things You Love! COOL AIR, CLEAN AIR EVENT!
Anthony Plumbing Heating and Cooling know that allergy season is here. We also know that there are ways we can help make your home your sanctuary. Call or click here to find out more details about our Cool Air, Clean Air Event running through the end of May 2019.
Extended Until The End Of May 2019 – Get Free Lawn Mowing with your AC Purchase!
Anthony Plumbing Heating and Cooling has extended the 4 Weeks of Lawn Mowing for FREE until the end of May 2019. Don’t wait this offer will end soon so click here for more information.
Steve Burbridge tells us how to Make your Home an Allergen-Free Zone on KC Live
Steve Burbridge tells us how to make your home an “allergen-free zone” on KC Live on April 12, 2019. Watch this video, and for more help read our blog.
Cooking Day for the Homeless for Uplift KC – You Can Help, Too
We cooked dinner for 200 of our area homeless residents on April 10, that was distributed by Uplift KC that evening. You can help too! Stop by our Showroom at 15203 W. 99th Street, Lenexa, KS and place white cotton socks, rain ponchos, or cans of chunky soup in our donation bins. Or visit our website for more ways to help.
Anthony Employees Serve our Community during National Volunteer Week 2019
Our employees are hard at work serving in our community to help those in need. And in honor of National Volunteer Week 2019 we are working especially hard, cleaning up underprivileged area neighborhoods with The Urban Farming Guys, and cooking food and collecting supplies for our homeless neighbors with Uplift KC. You can help too! Donate much needed items at our Open House April 13, sign up to help the Urban Farming Guys, or donate money to Uplift KC. Click here for more information on our volunteer activities and the organizations we are supporting.
Replace Your AC in April and Get 4 Weeks Lawn Mowing Free
The grass and the heat are coming on fast – are you ready for both? Get a new AC now before the summer rush, and we’ll provide you with 4 weeks of free lawn mowing from one of our several area lawn specialists. We want to keep you cool and relaxed this summer! Click here to schedule a free estimate.
You Are Invited to our Annual Open House, April 13
Everyone is invited to our annual Customer Appreciation Open House on Saturday, April 13 from 8:00 am to Noon. Not an Anthony customer? Come find out what you’re missing! Bring the family. No RSVP needed.
Two Locally Owned Kansas City Traditions Sizzle Together
Two Kansas City traditions, Anthony PHC and the Hereford House, have teamed up to provide a sizzling offer for area residents. Anthony now provides it’s customers an opportunity to dine on what many call America’s finest steaks whenever they meet with an Anthony PHC comfort advisor to obtain an estimate for a new heating and cooling system. Click here to schedule a free in-home estimate.
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You’re busy, so we’re here ’til midnight! $77 Drain Opening Special new extended hours
Our $77 drain opening special now has extended hours to serve you better. We know you’re busy, so we are in your neighborhood until midnight. Give us a call and we will ease your drain pain! Includes residential drains up to 75 feet. Click here to claim this deal.
It’s Your Final Month to Help our Guys ‘Lose Some Weight’ during our March “Sizzling Steal Cool Deal” Savings Event
Get a free furnace when you purchase a qualifying AC this March during the final month of our “Sizzling Steal Cool Deal” savings event. Receive a $50 Hereford House gift card with your free in-home estimate. Offer good through March 31, 2019. Click here to claim this deal.
Steve Burbridge Tells us How to Keep Toilets and Sinks Clog-Free on KC Live
Steve Burbridge talks about ways to keep your toilet, sink and drain pipes clog-free and running smoothly on KC Live on February 22, 2019. Need a drain unclogged? Take advantage of our $77 Drain Opening special by clicking here.
Anthony Employees Volunteer at Happy Bottoms Diaper Bank
Employees at Anthony Plumbing, Heating & Cooling give back to the community in may ways. One of the ways we give back is through our volunteer work at Happy Bottoms diaper bank in Kansas City.
There are government programs like food stamps and TANF that provide money for struggling families to feed their children, but none of these provide money for diapers. 1 in 3 American families struggle to provide enough diapers to keep their babies happy, healthy and dry. That is why diaper banks like Happy Bottoms play a critical role in the well-being of our area children.
Get a Free Furnace and a $50 Hereford House Card during our February “Sizzling Steal Cool Deal” Savings Event
Get a free furnace when you purchase a qualifying AC this February during our “Sizzling Steal Cool Deal” savings event. Receive a $50 Hereford House gift card with your free in-home estimate. Offer good through February 28, 2019. Click here to claim this deal.
Steve Burbridge Gives Tips for Coping with Frigid Temps & Power Outages on KC Live
The subzero temperatures and power outages experienced by the Kansas City metro area pose special challenges to your family’s safety and comfort. Fortunately there are steps you can take to make sure your plumbing, heating system and sump pump perform well during extreme conditions. Furnace tune-ups, plumbing safety inspections, garage heaters, and battery backup sump pumps can play a part. Subscribe to our YouTube Channel to receive all of our tips on staying comfortable and safe in your home: https://www.youtube.com/user/AnthonyPHC1
Save Big with our “Hot Steal and a Cool Deal” January Savings Event
Get a free furnace when you buy a qualifying air conditioner during our January “Hot Steal and a Cool Deal” savings event. Save up to $2,796. Offer good through January 31, 2019. Click here to claim this deal.
Our Holiday “Back-Up Plan” will Keep Your Holidays Running Smoothly this December
Use our “Back-Up Plan” to keep your holiday running smoothly this December 2018. Get your plumbing inspected for only $49, and receive 20% off a new Toilet or Garbage Disposer. Click Here to Claim this Deal
Anthony’s Ryver Baynqs talks to Fox 4 News about Brown Friday, Busiest Day for Plumbers
Our own Ryver Baynq’s met up with Fox 4 News to discuss ways to keep your toilets, drains and garbage disposals running smoothly and clog-free during the holidays. Black Friday, referred to as “Brown Friday” in the plumbing industry, is typically the busiest day of the year for plumbers, because of the extra stress placed on a home’s plumbing by extra cooking and house guests on Thanksgiving. Water heaters also get an extra workout during the holidays due to extra showers and dishwashing, and because the water coming in from outside is colder, causing them to work harder.
Our Holiday “Back-Up Plan” will Keep Your Holidays Running Smoothly this November
Use our “Back-Up Plan” to keep your holiday running smoothly this November 2018. Get your plumbing inspected for only $49, and receive 20% off a new Toilet or Garbage Disposer.
Fall Prep Tips for a Safe and Warm Home
To prepare for fall and winter, take the following steps to keep your family safe and warm, and your indoor air clean. Call us for a furnace tune-up and safety inspection as part of these steps, and ask us about heating system accessories that will humidify and clean your indoor air to keep your family their healthiest.
You’ll Be Singin’ in the Shower in October with our Replacement Event
This October 2018, those who replace their furnace and AC system will receive a FREE Hot Water Booster installed for at no cost, a $749 value. It’s a deal that we hope will have you singing in the shower this fall!
Our Hot Water Booster makes the hot water in your water heater last longer, effectively boosting the capacity of your existing tank. It works by mixing cold water from the input valve with the heated water that comes out of the hot water valve. This allows your water heater to store water at a higher temperature of 140 degrees and still come out at a desired 120 degrees. Therefore, less hot water needs to be released from the tank, which boosts your tank’s storage capacity. For more on how the Hot Water Booster works, see our blog: https://www.anthonyphc.com/blog/hot-water/.
Anthony MyHome Offers the Latest Technology in Home Automation
You have a smart phone, now get a smart home! Anthony’s MyHome automation systems make your phone your remote control to all aspects of your home while you are away. Anthony MyHome alerts you of trouble in your home and allows you to operate systems in your home remotely. Sensors will alert you if you have a water leak so you can turn off your water supply from home. You can also lock or unlock your door, close or open your garage door, and be alerted to smoke and CO leaks. Forgot to shut off your curling iron? Anthony MyHome can cut off electricity to the outlet it is plugged into. Or you can simply view the interior or exterior of your home to make sure everything looks okay. Click here to learn more about Anthony MyHome Automation: https://www.anthonyphc.com/myhome/, or give us a call!
Everyone is Invited to Girls Night Out on Thursday, September 27
Both men and women are invited to our annual Girls Night Out free evening of food, seminars, shopping and prizes on Thursday, September 27, 2018 from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm at our showroom at 15203 W. 99th St., Lenexa, KS 66219.
Two weekend getaway spa package grand prizes will be given away this year, one at Table Rock in the Ozarks, and one at Country Club Plaza. Gambling games including craps, roulette, poker and black jack will provide more opportunities to win prizes. Local vendors will provide demonstrations, samples, prizes and shopping. Seminars will provide tips on furnace maintenance, plumbing and toilet fixes, and self-defense.
Vendors this year will include Pampered Chef, Tupperware, OneHope Winery, Restless Spirits liquors, Sunrinity Health massages, Scentsy candles and oils, Paco Designs jewelry, SeneGence skin care, Nataya’s Delights gourmet cheesecakes, Stella & Dot fashions and accessories, Village Flower Company fresh flowers, and Real Life Nutrition.
Those interested in attending are encouraged to RSVP at https://go.anthonyphc.com/girls-night-out-2018.
Anthony PHC Holds American Red Cross Blood Drive and Employees Donate Blood
On Friday, August 31 things got bloody at Anthony as employees competed to see which team would win the Federation-Klingon Blood Feud! The Federation team pulled away as winners, donating 9 units of blood to the Klingon’s 5 units. But when our employees give blood, everybody wins! It was an honor to be able to donate in such an important way to our community. Thank you to the American Red Cross of Kansas for bringing their Blood Bus and their friendly staff to make it a successful event. The next Blood Drive will be held at Anthony in October 2018.
Anthony PHC to Hold Their First Annual Career Fair
Calling all HVAC Technicians and Plumbers! Anthony Plumbing, Heating & Cooling wants YOU. Don’t have experience? No problem – we are offer paid apprenticeships for those with exceptional customer service skills who have a desire to break into the HVAC and plumbing trades. We are seeking to hire customer service, sale persons and other positions as well. The Fair will take place at our showroom on Saturday, August 18, 2018 from 8:00 am to noon. Interested persons should click here for more information and to register: https://www.anthonyphc.com/career-fair/
Anthony PHC Donates Air Conditioning and Maintenance to YouthFront Camp in Edgerton, KS
Anthony Plumbing, Heating & Cooling is proud to provide free AC units and maintenance to the YouthFront Camp in Edgerton, KS again this year. We are honored to partner with YouthFront to provide a cool, comfortable environment for campers to help them learn, grow and enjoy their stay at camp during the summer.
Make this Month a Holly Jolly July
Make your summer extra fun, cool and relaxing by taking advantage of our Holly Jolly July event, and receive a free 49″ 4K Ultra Hi-Def HD TV with the purchase of a qualifying AC and furnace.
Steve Burbridge on KC Live talks about Making each Room in Your Home Comfortable with Maestro Zoning
Maestro Zoning works by using a control panel, a series of dampers within the duct work, and thermostats placed in the problem areas. It even features wireless thermostats that can be carried from room to room to ensure the desired temperature in that room. This is a perfect solution for a homeowner who has rooms that are hard to cool in the summer. Watch Steve in the video below, and read more about home zoning in our blog Maestro Please! Save My Marriage with Whole House Zoning. If you like this video, stay tuned for future videos by Subscribing to our YouTube Channel.
Get More Breeze and Less Sneeze this June!
Ditch your allergy meds and make your home an allergen-free zone! This June, get a FREE Anthony Clean Machine whole-house air purifier ($599 value) when you replace your AC and furnace.
Air Conditioning Tips to Keep You Cool This Summer!
Here at Anthony Plumbing, Heating & Cooling, your comfort is important to us! These tips will help keep you cool while during the hottest summer months. Subscribe to our YouTube Channel to receive more helpful tips like these.
Anthony Celebrates our Pets during National Pet Week
During National Pet Week we took a moment to honor our families and our most loyal and precious family members, our pets.
Steve Burbridge on Better KC talks about Air Purification for Healthy Indoor Air Quality
Watch Steve Burbridge show Alexis del Cid how to use the Anthony Clean Air Machine and UV Lamp to rid your home of allergens, viruses and other sickness causing particulates. For more videos see our YouTube page at https://www.youtube.com/user/AnthonyPHC1
Steve Burbridge on KC Live talks about Making your Home your Allergy-Free Sanctuary
See Steve Burbridge show Michelle Davidson how to use the Anthony Clean Air Machine and UV Lamp to make your home your allergen-free sanctuary. For more videos see our YouTube page at https://www.youtube.com/user/AnthonyPHC1
Steve Burbridge on Better KC addresses Air Cleaners and Allergy-Free Homes
See Steve Burbridge show Alexis del Cid how to use the Anthony Clean Air Machine and UV Lamp to rid your home of allergens and make it an allergy free zone. For more videos see our YouTube page at https://www.youtube.com/user/AnthonyPHC1
Come to Our Open House Customer Appreciation Event April 14, 2018
Come to our Anthony Cares Customer Appreciation Event OPEN HOUSE and Spring Breakfast on April 14, 2018 from 8:00 am ’til Noon.
Enjoy fun for the whole family with Two Guys and a Grill serving up pancakes, and vendors will be there with a variety of products and services. There will be prizes galore, and don’t forget to take home your very own tomato plant, while supplies last.
Drawings will take place every half hour, and four Do It Yourself seminars will take place throughout the morning.
The OPEN HOUSE will take place at the Anthony Showroom at 15203 W. 99th St., Lenexa, KS 66219. For more information and a list of prizes the DIY seminars, click here.
Steve Burbridge on KC Live Action News
See Steve Burbridge, president of Anthony PHC talk to 41 Action News anchors about Transforming Your Home into a Smart House and more.
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Anthony PHC on KMBC
Andrew Fulmer from Anthony PHC in Kansas City talks to KMBC about how he helps with pipe bursts!
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KCK Community Park Gets Water with Help from Anthony PHC
Wyandotte Countians Against Crime (WCAC) – an organization in Central
Kansas City, KS dedicated to creating and supporting projects and events that
help stop crime and start beautifying their neighborhood partnered with
Anthony Plumbing, Heating and Cooling, a Kansas City area business since
1951, on their latest park transformation.
WCAC created an ‘edible fruit tree garden’ with the vision of providing a space
for local neighbors to gather and grow food. As the garden project has grown,
with now 23 fruit trees, and over 100 feet of berries, the biggest challenge was
how to supply the needed water resource affordably and efficiently. “Our costs
previously exceeded $116 per month plus the cost of water to accommodate
our needs. Thanks to our partners, and with the help of the Anthony
Plumbing, Heating and Cooling plumbing technicians, who provided the
skilled labor for installation, we were able to obtain a frost-free hydrant which
is now in the middle of the park making our watering task far more
economical and easier”, says Paul Soptick, current President of the Wyandotte
Countians Against Crime.
Anthony Plumbing, Heating and Cooling – a Kansas City based organization
specializes in Plumbing, HVAC and Home Automation for residential and light
commercial throughout the Kansas City metro area. Owner Steve Burbridge
believes in giving back to the Kansas City community. For more information,
call A-N-T-H-O-N-Y (268-4669) in MO or KS.
ANTHONY IN THE COMMUNITY
Our company tenet #1 says: “We believe a servant-hood mentality is the key component to our success.” It’s important for us to give back where our work and expertise can touch many and impact lives in a positive way.
Anthony is honored and proud to support local benefit auctions.
- Maranatha Christian Academy
- St. Teresa’s Academy
- Horizon Academy
- St. Elizabeth Catholic Church
- Arthritis Foundation
- St. Vincent de Paul Academy
- United Methodist Church of the Resurrection
- Humane Society of Greater Kansas City
- St. Michael & All Angels Episcopal Church
- Ronald McDonald Houses
Building On Faith
When Hope Community Church asked us for help, we answered the call. Our team installed two high-efficient furnaces and brand new air distribution systems to deliver warm air throughout the basement and main floor sanctuary.
“We’re so blessed and we thank everyone at Anthony who provided this for us,” said Pastor Manny Robleado.
Pastor Manny Robleado, Hope Community Church.
Our technicians perform the annual maintenance and needed repairs on air conditioners at Youth Front camp where, every summer, over 2,500 young campers enjoy a week of faith, fellowship, and “cool” cabins.
Anthony Angels installed the heating and cooling system for Heroes Home Gate, an outreach program that supports displaced and homeless veterans in need of temporary housing, transportation, food, and employment.
We tuned-up and repaired air conditioners at the Avenue of Life in Kansas City, KS, where they help to empower low-income families to become self-sustained and independent.