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Should I Replace My Furnace This Fall?

Monday, October 22nd, 2018

FurnaceBefore too long, you’re going to be relying on your furnace to keep your home warm from day to day. Most people prepare for the added strain that this will put on their system by scheduling preventive maintenance for it before heating season starts. For some systems, though, maintenance won’t be enough to get them through the winter. If your furnace is not up to the task of getting you through the next few months, it’s best that you replace it now rather than midway through the season. The best way to determine whether or not your furnace needs replacement is to contact a professional and have them examine it for you. Before that happens, you can also take a look at the symptoms below to help you determine whether or not it’s time to consider replacement.

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3 Ways to Completely Destroy Your Furnace

Monday, April 9th, 2018

FurnaceNormally, this blog is devoted to showing you the best ways to keep your HVAC systems in top condition for as long as possible. Today, however, we decided to be a bit tongue-in-cheek and go in the opposite direction. Do you have an abiding hatred for your furnace and all that it stands for? Do you hate being warm and comfortable in cold weather? Do you want to make sure that your furnace goes to an early grave, or junk pile as the case may be? If so, you are in luck because that is what we are here to do today! We’ve outlined the three best ways to ensure your furnace breaks down permanently many years sooner than expected.

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Why You Absolutely Need to Size Your Furnace Correctly

Monday, January 30th, 2017

There’s quite a laundry list of things you need to go through when it comes to selecting a new furnace. It can be pretty easy to lose certain details while working your way down the list, but there are a few things you absolutely should not skip. Size is one of those things. A furnace that is not properly sized can cause a whole swath of issues for homeowners, and can even lead to a need for early replacement.

(Keep in mind that when we refer to the size of the furnace, we’re primarily talking about the level of output the system creates.)

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Indications That You Need a New Furnace

Monday, November 7th, 2016

Before the weather gets too cold, you should evaluate your furnace to make sure it’s up to the task. If the furnace doesn’t have enough left in it to get you through the winter, it is important that you replace it now. You don’t want to be surprised by it suddenly failing on you in the middle of a cold day. Let’s go over some of the signs that you need a new furnace.

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If Your Furnace Isn’t Properly Sized, This Could Happen to You…

Monday, February 8th, 2016

Taking a one-size-fits-all approach may make shopping for a furnace easier, but in the long run it is one of the worst things you could do. The size of a furnace affects its efficiency just as much as its fuel type or its location. Selecting a furnace of the wrong size will not only hinder its efforts to keep your home comfortable, but it could severely shorten the system’s lifespan. Let’s take a look at what can happen if you install a furnace of the wrong size.

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