Fall can be unpredictable, but those cold days can make it easier to tell if it’s time to replace your furnace before the winter chill hits. Here are some signs it’s time to purchase a new system: 1. If your furnace is over 15 years old, it’s probably better to replace it than keep fixing it […]

Why is My Furnace Blowing Cold Air?

When the chilly weather finally arrives, and you have to turn on your furnace for the first time after many months of non-use, the last thing you want to find is that it’s not working. Or, even worse, you discover that it’s blowing cold air! It can be incredibly frustrating to have to deal with […]

3 Signs Your Home is Losing Heat

Do you feel chilly inside your house even though the furnace is running? Is your home drafty? Keeping a window air conditioner could be one of the reasons. Are you continually turning your thermostat to higher settings, hoping your home will warm up? If so, your house may be losing heat. Often this is due to […]

How Long Should You Keep Your Furnace?

The most crazy secret is your furnace can last as long as you want it to! What we mean is, there is not date when a furnace needs to be replaced. People can simply fix what’s wrong. But here’s why that may not be a great idea: There are two primary reasons that people replace their […]

Why Is My Water Heater Leaking? – Learn 4 Common Causes

Most people know that when their water heater is leaking, it means bad news. This minor nuisance can turn into a significant problem before you know it, so it is something that should be handled quickly and professionally. A small trickle of water can be easily cleaned up with minimal damage to your floors. However, this small […]

Is Your Heating System Ready for Fall & Winter?

There’s nothing worse than turning on your furnace the first cold morning of the season and not getting heat.   Prepare your system for cold weather and rest assured you’ll have heat when you need it. Here are seven steps to take each year before the weather turns cold. These small tasks will keep you cozy […]

How much do you really know about your heating?

How much do you really know about your heating? Here’s a simple question and answer quiz to introduce you to your furnace. 1. What is a central heating system? a. A furnace connected through several ducts b. An HVAC connected through several ducts c. A space heater that’s in the center of your house d. […]

Why is My Home so Drafty?

If yes was your answer to all three of these questions, then let’s take a closer look at where this draft air is coming from.  The air creeping in your home typically comes from around the windows, doors, electrical outlets, recessed lights, and the attic. It is a problem that not only lets the cold air […]

Four Ways to Lower Your Energy Bills This Winter

No matter what heat source you use it is likely to increase your electric bill. Most people have natural gas, but there is typically an electric blower moving the warm air through air ducts, which works longer and harder when the air drops to help maintain the desired home temperature. The blower then increases your […]

New Year’s Resolutions for Your Home

2019 is here. As you put together your list of habits you want to break and good habits you want to start, don’t forget to add your home to the list of to do’s. Now is a great time to put together a New Year’s resolution list to get your home in tip top shape […]