When it comes to heat efficiency, some of the most frequently asked questions we receive include: Do gas fireplaces, electric fireplaces, wood fireplaces or furnaces heat better? How much energy does an electric fireplace use? What is the cost of running a gas fireplace versus a furnace? How much energy consumption does a gas furnace … Continue reading Heat Efficiency: A Comparison of Four Systems
Here’s why you should schedule your furnace maintenance in the autumn, well before the first snow fall. Prolong the lifespan of your furnace Annual furnace maintenance gets rid of all the gunk and debris lurking inside your home heating system, including: Dirt and dust. Pollen. Pet dander. Hair. Bug remains. A dirty, clogged furnace has … Continue reading The Importance of Fall Furnace Care
When the sun is absolutely baking, your natural instinct is to crank up the air conditioner. What isn’t natural is for your home cooling system to make the following sounds: Hisses. Bangs. Clicks. Should you discover that your AC is making some unsettling noises, there are a few things you can do: Turn it off … Continue reading Why Does My Air Conditioner Hiss, Bang, and Click?
The tail-end of spring and start of summer is a brutal time if you suffer from allergies. It seems you can’t go anywhere without coming into contact with allergens such as: Dust. Pet dander. Ragweed. Pollen. Mold and mildew spores. And while you think you might get relief by heading inside, the truth of the … Continue reading Allergy Sufferer? Improve the Indoor Air Quality of Your Home
Smart spring chores for your furnace, air conditioner and more. Spring cleaning is one of those begrudging home ownership traditions. A winter hibernating with the windows closed leaves the house in need of a serious refreshing, but that means a lot of annoying chores. You clean out the closets and drawers, empty and rearrange the … Continue reading HVAC Spring Cleaning | Smart Spring Chores for Your Furnace and Air Conditioner
Make your HVAC system really work for you (and cost your family less) in 2018 Like most, you probably made a few casual resolutions for 2018. Cut back on the junk food and takeout. Push for a promotion at work. Exercise a few days each week. Learn the harmonica or Spanish. Maybe you have plans … Continue reading Give Your Family A Break | Save Money on Heating & Cooling in 2018
How a humidifier will keep you comfy this winter Do you set up an army of humidifiers around your house when that dry winter air settles in? Some families leave space for a humidifier in every room, and the nightly routine includes filling and turning them all on. It’s not the most practical system, eating … Continue reading How a Humidifier Will Keep You Comfortable This Winter
How to get $2,100 back when you buy a furnace and air conditioner. Here’s what you need to know: You can get $2,100 back when buying a new furnace and air conditioner right now. Your gas distribution company is running a program providing homeowners significant cash incentives for energy efficiency upgrades at home. We are … Continue reading Buy a New Furnace & AC. We’ll Help You Get $2,100 Back
We’re getting closer to furnace maintenance season, and customers often ask us what our industry-leading 26 point furnace maintenance checklist includes. It’s no secret; our furnace maintenance program is the most comprehensive in the business. The value is unbeatable and we’re happy to share it with customers so you see the value too. When you … Continue reading What Does Furnace Maintenance Get Me?
If you are the kind of person who needs the best of the best, a good SEER rating for your AC is the highest on the market (at time of writing, 23 SEER). But the platinum package, highest efficiency air conditioner might not be right for everybody. In fact, most families stay comfortable, both physically … Continue reading What is the Best SEER Rating for My Air Conditioner.