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Archive for January, 2018

Call for Repairs if Your Heat Pump is Doing This

Monday, January 29th, 2018

heat-pump-repairThere are all kinds of different symptoms that could indicate something is wrong with your heat pump. Alterations in temperature, mood, sudden changes in friend groups … Sorry, that was a mix-up. Your heat pump most definitely is not hanging out with the wrong types of comfort systems, we don’t think. Anyway, of all the signs indicating you should call a professional to examine your heat pump, one is perhaps the most troubling: short cycling. Short cycling is an issue that starts small, but before long it can destroy your entire system! Read on to find out how short cycling happens, what it does, and what you should do about it if you notice your heat pump doing it.

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Be Careful of These Furnace Issues

Monday, January 15th, 2018

furnaceFurnace issues are more likely during the winter, when the demand on the system is greatest. As you use your system to keep your home warm during the cold days and nights, you should keep careful watch for signs that the system is having issues. If you can identify problems quickly enough and then have them repaired, you can prevent quite a bit of damage to your furnace.

Have a look at some of the more common furnace issues and what you can do to catch them.

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Boiler Kettling, What It Is and How to Deal with It

Monday, January 1st, 2018

Boiler-RepairIs your boiler making a sound like a giant kettle boiling? If so, you have a problem. Don’t worry, though. Your boiler (most likely) isn’t going to explode. That sound indicates a problem called kettling. If the issue isn’t dealt with in time, it can cause a wide range of problems for the system including breaking down. Make sure that you call for repairs as soon as you notice your system doing this.

While you’re waiting for your technician to arrive, though, take a look below at what causes kettling and why it’s a problem.

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