Should I Replace My Furnace?

Monday, November 30th, 2015

Furnaces are most likely to develop problems during winter, when they’re working the hardest. If you have an older furnace, there is a much greater chance of it breaking down under the stress. You don’t want to be without a heating system during the coldest time of year, so you should seriously consider whether or not your furnace can last through the winter. If not, you should replace it now so you can have a reliable heating system for the rest of the winter. Read on for some of the signs that you should probably replace your furnace. (more…)

The Biggest Threat to Your Furnace

Monday, November 23rd, 2015

If you’ve ever noticed your furnace turning itself on and off every couple of minutes, there is an excellent chance that you have a short-cycling problem. This is not a harmless quirk, but a serious threat to the health of your system. If not dealt with quickly, it can cause a whole slew of problems up to and including the full breakdown of your system. So, read on to find out more about short-cycling and what to do about it. (more…)

What Strange Furnace Noises Mean

Monday, November 16th, 2015

Furnaces are noisy systems, but there’s a difference between the standard noises that a furnace makes and the more unusual noises that could indicate a problem. If your furnace is making strange noises, it might mean that the system is in trouble. If you even suspect that your furnace needs repair, it’s best to call for professional help as soon as possible. In the meantime, let’s take a look at some of the unusual noises your furnace can make and what they mean. (more…)

What It Means When Your Air Conditioner Is Icing Over

Monday, November 9th, 2015

If you’re still using your air conditioner, which is a distinct possibility in a place like Florida, you may notice ice forming on the coil of your unit. While this might seem like a side effect of the cooling weather, or perhaps an odd quirk that can be ignored, it is neither. Air conditioner ice is actually a pretty serious issue. Let’s take a look at why air conditioner ice forms, what it can do to your system, and what you can do about it. (more…)

Why You Should Consider Installing a Ductless System this Fall

Monday, November 2nd, 2015

We may have a couple more months before the cold weather really starts, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t get your heating situation in order right now. If you’re in the market for a new heating system this fall, you should take a look at ductless heating. Ductless systems have quite a few advantages that set them apart from other systems. Let’s take a closer look at some of those advantages now. (more…)