Furnace Noises, And What They Mean

Monday, November 28th, 2016

Furnace problems are quite common, especially during the winter when there’s more strain on the system. If you want to limit the damage to your furnace as much as possible, the best thing you can do is to watch for any early warning signs that may indicate an issue with the system. One of the best ways to do that is by listening for any strange noises that may be coming from the furnace. Read on for an outline of some of the more common noises that indicate a problem. (more…)

Signs That You Need a New Ductless System

Monday, November 21st, 2016

Ductless systems can be made to last for many years with proper repairs and maintenance. No matter how well you take care of your ductless system, however, you will eventually need to have it replaced. When that time comes, you should know the signs that your system is near the end of its life. Otherwise, you run the risk of being caught off-guard when it suddenly breaks down. If you think your ductless system might be in need of a replacement, read on. (more…)

How an Improperly Sized Furnace Costs You

Monday, November 14th, 2016

In our culture, the phrase “bigger is better” has a lot of sway. This holds true when it comes to furnace installations, as well. A lot of people tend to install the biggest furnace they can fit in their homes, and assume that’s the best thing for them. This isn’t true. Both oversized and undersized furnaces can have substantially negative effects. Let’s take a look at some of those effects below. (more…)

Why You Should Replace Your Thermostat This Fall

Monday, November 7th, 2016

If a climate control system gets worn down to the point where it can’t properly do its job anymore, most homeowners are pretty good about replacing it on time. The same can’t be said for thermostats. Though the thermostat serves a vital role in both heating and cooling, it is often neglected until it permanently breaks down. Things should never get that bad before you take action. Let’s take a look at why you should replace your thermostat this fall. (more…)