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Archive for October, 2016

Watch for These Heat Pump Problems

Monday, October 31st, 2016

We’re getting into the heating season, which means you’re probably already using your heat pump to keep warm more often. As you rely on your system with greater frequency, the amount of wear and tear it accumulates will increase. This will make it more likely for problems to occur in the system. If you want to keep your heater in good condition, make sure that you catch any problems with it as early as possible. Below are some of the signs your heat pump needs repairs.

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Why Is My Boiler Making That Rumbling Sound?

Monday, October 24th, 2016

If your boiler is making a sound like a large tea kettle boiling, you really shouldn’t ignore it. That sound is called kettling, and it’s a symptom of a serious issue with your boiler system. If it isn’t fixed, it can easily lead to the entire system breaking down. So, read on to find out what causes boiler kettling, and what you should do about it.

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Listen for These Furnace Noises That Indicate a Problem

Monday, October 17th, 2016

As we move further into heating season, you’re going to start relying on your furnace more and more often to stay comfortable. That means more wear and tear on the system, which means more opportunities for problems to develop. If you want to keep your furnace in the best possible condition, you’re going to need to make sure that you identify any problems early so that they can be repaired. One of the best ways to do that is to listen for any strange noises coming from the system. Let’s take a look at some of the more common furnace noises that indicate a problem.

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Be Sure to Schedule Heating Maintenance This Fall

Monday, October 10th, 2016

Fall is here, and that means it’s once again time to get your home ready for the coming heating season. One of the best ways that you can do that is to schedule annual preventive heating maintenance. Let’s take a look at why heating maintenance is so important, and why fall is the best time for you to schedule it.

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Signs You Should Replace Your Heater This Fall

Monday, October 3rd, 2016

Fall is here, and before long you’re going to start relying on your heating system to keep your home comfortable. Before you start to use your heater too much this fall, though, it’s important to evaluate whether or not it’s going to be able to get you through another winter season. If not, it’s better to replace it now so you don’t have to worry about it dying in the middle of a cold day. Let’s take a look at some of the signs that you need a new heating system.

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