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What Does the Arrow on a Furnace Filter Mean

25 Oct
What Does the Arrow on a Furnace Filter Mean

Because adequate airflow is one of the most important factors in heating performance and efficiency, a clean and properly-installed furnace filter is critical. The air filter located where the return duct connects to the furnace removes particulates from the air to safeguard air quality and also ensures that vital heating components are protected from damage. […]

What Does the Arrow on a Furnace Filter Mean

11 Oct
What Does the Arrow on a Furnace Filter Mean

Because adequate airflow is one of the most important factors in heating performance and efficiency, a clean and properly-installed furnace filter is critical. The air filter located where the return duct connects to the furnace removes particulates from the air to safeguard air quality and also ensures that vital heating components are protected from damage. […]

5 Tips for Maintaining Your Furnace this Winter

19 Dec
5 Tips for Maintaining Your Furnace this Winter

A well-maintained furnace not only will keep your home more comfortable; it will do so more safely and efficiently than if it goes without regular maintenance. This means both annual professional maintenance – usually at the start of the heating season – and various homeowner maintenance steps. Following are some relatively simple tips for maintaining […]

Lowering Your Heating Load

21 Mar
Lowering Your Heating Load

Your heating system works hard keeping your home comfortable all winter long, so it withstands a lot of wear and tear. One way to prolong its service life and prevent costly repairs is to lower your heating load. Understanding “Heating Load” In simply terms, your heating load is the amount of energy required to keep […]

Is Your Heating System Ready for an Upgrade?

14 Feb
Is Your Heating System Ready for an Upgrade?

Once a furnace or other central heating system gets close to the end of its useful service life, it won’t be long before you have to make a key decision, whether to repair or replace the aging system. It helps to have some time-tested guidelines when considering this difficult decision, since keeping an inefficient, obsolete […]

Most Common Furnace Troubleshooting Situations

09 Feb
Most Common Furnace Troubleshooting Situations

Forced air furnaces are a reliable source of heating with a workmanlike ability to keep a home comfortable year after year. Like any appliance, however, they wear down over time and require repairs or parts replacements, and sometimes — from 10 to 15 years, depending on the quality of the model and how it was […]

What is That Smell Coming From the Furnace?

26 Jan
What is That Smell Coming From the Furnace?

When you first turn your furnace on for the heating season, you likely will notice an acrid smell. Generally, this is just dust that’s settled on the furnace’s surfaces, burning off once the unit heats up. But any other type of furnace smell could signal a problem. Following is some information about the various types […]