Tag: Home Heating

How often should I have my heater checked out?

Signs Your Heating Unit Needs a Tune Up   Don’t wait until your furnace stops working and needs to be totally replaced. Like a car, furnaces need regular maintenance to keep running optimally. There are some definite signs that every homeowner needs to be aware which indicate that a furnace is experiencing difficulties. Following are… Read more »

How often does a furnace need maintenance?

Signs Your Furnace Needs To Be Repaired   You rely on your furnace to keep you and your family comfortable during the colder months of the year. You also rely on your furnace to keep your basement warm and prevent your pipes from freezing. But what would you do if your furnace suddenly stopped working?… Read more »

How can I make sure I’m hiring the right heating contractor?

Steps To Picking The Right Heating Contractor   People usually ask friends and family if they know a reliable heating contractor. That works. But what if you are new in the area? The first thing you want to do is go to Google and search for heating, ventilation, air conditioning or HVAC. If you do the… Read more »

What does a programmable thermostat do?

Advantages of a digital setback thermostat   A digital setback thermostat, also known as a programmable thermostat, has many advantages in comparison to traditional thermostats. Heating and cooling your home can become costly, but with the use of the digital setback thermostat, energy costs can be controlled with more ease. Traditional thermostats configure room temperature… Read more »

How can I find the right heating contractor for me?

Steps to Picking the Right Heating Contractor   There may come a time when you need to have your heating unit repaired or replaced. This is a big expense and you want to be sure that you trust the job to the best professional. There are some steps to picking the right heating contractor that… Read more »

Why is my furnace making noise?

Signs Your Furnace Needs To Be Repaired   Your furnace has a variety of ways of letting you know it needs help, from noise to odors. The well-informed homeowner learns to heed these signs that it’s time to call a furnace technician. To keep your home warm and avoid waking up to a house full… Read more »