Archive for November, 2017

5 Common Furnace Repairs

Monday, November 27th, 2017

testing-furnace-technician-wiringA furnace is a reliable, sturdy appliance. You use it year after year without even thinking much about it—until it doesn’t work. No matter how dependable your furnace has been, you can expect to run into trouble at some point in time. Thankfully, a bit of routine maintenance can help: changing the filter every couple of months and calling a technician at the beginning of the season to do an inspection.

To show you the importance of this, we want to detail a few repairs that could occur in the middle of winter, right when you need your heater most. Some of these are larger issues than others, but all should be repaired ASAP so that the issue does not get any worse. (more…)

HVAC FAQ: How Does a Furnace Work?

Monday, November 13th, 2017

heating-open-cabinetFor the most part, the average homeowner doesn’t need to know too much about the way an HVAC system (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning system) works. Unless you’re changing the air filter or the batteries in your thermostat, heating system service is something that should always be left to a professional technician with the proper training and skill set.

However, many homeowners can benefit quite a bit from knowing the basics about their home furnaces. This can help you keep your home safe and operate your heating system efficiently. We’re here to help, so today we’re offering a basic overview of your home furnace. Please do not hesitate to call with any questions you may have! (more…)