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5 Common Furnace Questions

It’s not unusual to have questions about your furnace, especially when it’s not performing as well as it should. The following tips focus on a few common furnace questions, as well as possible solutions that can help get your furnace back on track. 1. Why Does My Furnace Constantly Shut Off? One of the most [...]

By |2019-11-01T21:44:51+00:00November 12th, 2019|Furnaces|Comments Off on 5 Common Furnace Questions

What to Do in the Event of a Cracked Heat Exchanger

Your home’s furnace provides warmth and comfort to your residence however, it can encounter various issues necessitating repair, part replacement, and general overall upkeep. Among these issues, a cracked heat exchanger can be quite hazardous and should be repaired by an HVAC trained professional as soon as you become aware of it. Signs of a [...]

By |2019-10-02T15:38:58+00:00October 29th, 2019|Furnaces, Service & Maintenance|Comments Off on What to Do in the Event of a Cracked Heat Exchanger

Remedies for Cold Floors in Winter

Cold floors can be a constant source of discomfort during the winter. Fortunately, there are a number of approaches that you can take to warm them up, especially by choosing the right HVAC system. Upgrade Your HVAC System One of the major reasons your floors may be cold is that your HVAC system is not [...]

By |2019-01-28T22:32:31+00:00February 12th, 2019|Furnaces, Insulation|Comments Off on Remedies for Cold Floors in Winter

How To Gauge How Well Your Furnace Performed This Winter

Staying on top of furnace performance will not only save you money in the short- and long-term, it will also keep your home safer and more comfortable. So, how can you tell how well your furnace performed this season? Your energy bills are the first place to look for indications that your heating system isn’t [...]

By |2019-01-28T22:45:00+00:00February 7th, 2019|Furnaces|Comments Off on How To Gauge How Well Your Furnace Performed This Winter

Things to Know About Furnace Safety

You rely on your furnace to keep your home warm and comfortable when it's chilly outside. Because it's a fuel-burning device, it's vital to make sure your furnace is operating properly to avoid hazards such as carbon monoxide exposure, gas leaks and fires. The following furnace safety strategies can help you avoid these dangers: Invest [...]

By |2018-12-20T19:17:27+00:00January 15th, 2019|Furnaces|Comments Off on Things to Know About Furnace Safety

4 Ways to Keep Warm in a Winter Power Outage

A power outage during the winter can lower temperatures indoors to uncomfortable and unsafe levels. These four tips might help you maintain warmer conditions while the heating system is down. 1. Dress in layers. You’ll stay warmer if you dress yourself and other family members in several layers. The air that gets trapped between the [...]

By |2018-03-16T19:41:47+00:00January 11th, 2018|Furnaces, Home Safety|Comments Off on 4 Ways to Keep Warm in a Winter Power Outage

Finding the Best Furnace Efficiency for Your Home

As you use your furnace this winter, you should be aware of the many factors that contribute to the efficiency of your heating efforts. Whether you have a 20-year-old furnace with a low efficiency rating, or a modern, high-efficiency model with all the bells and whistles and smart features, you should be mindful of how [...]

By |2018-01-02T15:38:01+00:00January 4th, 2018|Furnaces|Comments Off on Finding the Best Furnace Efficiency for Your Home

Avoid These Common Holiday Fire Hazards

'Tis the season for family gatherings, decorations, and gifts. Unfortunately, though, it's also the season of common household fires. The holidays bring a number of fire hazards with them, which can put your house in jeopardy if you're not careful. Here are a few common holiday fire hazards to watch out for: Christmas Trees Trees, [...]

By |2017-11-10T16:45:28+00:00December 21st, 2017|Electrical, Furnaces, Home Safety|Comments Off on Avoid These Common Holiday Fire Hazards

How You Can Be Maintaining Your Furnace

No doubt about it, a well-maintained furnace will heat your home more effectively and efficiently than one that's been neglected. But that's only part of the story. Many homeowners leave all the furnace maintenance to the professional HVAC technician who visits each the fall or winter. But maintaining your furnace also needs your help. Take [...]

By |2017-11-10T16:45:34+00:00December 12th, 2017|Furnaces|Comments Off on How You Can Be Maintaining Your Furnace

What’s Going on With Your Heat Exchanger?

Modern furnaces are designed to be durable and long-lasting. Obviously, things can, and do, go wrong over time, though. And no words from an HVAC tech are likely to put as much dread in our hearts as when we hear that the furnace repair involves the heat exchanger. Referred to as the "heart" of the [...]

By |2018-03-16T19:41:47+00:00November 7th, 2017|Furnaces, Service & Maintenance|Comments Off on What’s Going on With Your Heat Exchanger?
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