Why Fall Is The Best Time for Heating System Maintenance

Timing is everything. Whether it’s delivering the punchline of a joke, hitting a home run, or leaving the house 5 minutes early to avoid sitting in traffic, these and countless other examples show just how important great timing can be. When it comes to your home, scheduling maintenance and repairs at the right time can… Continue reading Why Fall Is The Best Time for Heating System Maintenance

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What’s that Foul Furnace Odor?

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In general, your furnace should be seen and – other than regular cycling on and off – not heard. And most certainly not smelled! Is your nose getting a whiff of an unusual odor from your furnace? And if so, how can you be sure whether it’s nothing to worry about or requires immediate attention?… Continue reading What’s that Foul Furnace Odor?

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Is An Annual Furnace Inspection Really Necessary?

Many things in life require regular check-ups and maintenance, from dental visits to annual physicals to your car’s routine oil changes. Your home’s furnace is no exception. In fact, failing to have this essential service performed can shave years off the unit’s lifespan, drive up heating costs, and can even void the manufacturer’s warranty. Simply… Continue reading Is An Annual Furnace Inspection Really Necessary?

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Why Your Heating System is Blowing Cold Air

You’re inside your home, beginning to shiver as the temperature outside dips lower and lower. Hey, it’s winter, nothing unusual about that. Still, something’s not right since it’s getting colder and colder indoors too. Which makes you wonder: What’s going on with my furnace? So, let’s figure it out. 1. Someone changed the thermostat setting.… Continue reading Why Your Heating System is Blowing Cold Air

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Common Furnace Warning Signs

When it comes to home heating problems, there are plenty of people who live in the land of “denial”.  As in, it practically takes indoor popsicle toes before it sinks in that their furnace isn’t acting up to par. Luckily, there are plenty of warning signs that tell you “don’t wait until things get worse,… Continue reading Common Furnace Warning Signs

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How to Prevent Heat Loss

In some homes, heat so easily escapes outdoors that its occupants are tempted to jump out a window after it. Kind of a drastic step, and one we don’t recommend. What we do recommend is discovering and employing practical ways to prevent heat loss and reduce your utility costs at the same time. The result… Continue reading How to Prevent Heat Loss

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