November 18, 2014

8 Ways to Know When It’s Time to Purchase a New Furnace

It seemed like the summer heat in Atlanta would never end, but here we are on the cusp of winter. Preparing for the cold weather means checking your HVAC system now to ensure it is working properly. Waiting until that first cold night to find out your system needs replacement is not a solid strategy. Look for these signs that it’s time to purchase a new furnace. How old is your furnace? The average life expectancy of a furnace is approximately 16 to 20 […]
October 14, 2014

Furnace Shopping? Here’s the Lowdown on What to Look For

Are you finding that your furnace is no longer providing sufficient heat? It may be time to consider going furnace shopping and replacing your furnace with a new energy efficient model. The newer models are able to provide heat more steadily, they create less pollution and on top of that they use less energy. One of the common mistakes that homeowners make is to install a furnace that is incorrectly sized. Undersized furnaces will not keep your home comfortable and oversized […]
October 2, 2014

What Type of Furnace Filter Should You Choose?

To take care of your furnace, you should change its filter on a regular basis. To do this, you can hire a furnace maintenance specialist, or if you prefer, you can change the furnace filter yourself. Keep in mind that there are several filters for you to choose from. High-Efficiency Pleated If you’re looking for a top-of-the-line filter, then the high-efficiency pleated furnace filter is what you need. It’s made from four to five inches of pleated cotton that’s connected to a rigid metal grid, […]
September 23, 2014

The Basic Cost of a Furnace Installation Will Surprise You

You’ve been dreading fall because the last time you turned your furnace on, it was clanging and banging. You know it is time to finally replace the furnace, but you’re not looking forward to the sticker shock of a replacement.  After all, it kept you warm for 20 years. Now it’s time to quiet it forever and get a new furnace installed before the first cold snap hits this fall. Considering the options,  furnace installation cost may be less than you think. Natural gas […]