home heating

October 25, 2018

Considerations for Getting a Condensing Furnace

Replacing your own heating system with a condensing furnace will cut your energy bills considerably. These furnaces have the highest energy efficiency rating of any furnace available and over time, the fuel you save will offset the equipment and installation costs associated with these top-of-the line heaters. What Makes Them Different When gas burns, water vapor is a byproduct. It contains a lot of heat that goes up the chimney with an ordinary furnace. Condensing furnaces capture that hot water […]
November 28, 2017

Common Heat Exchanger Issues

Your gas furnace’s heat exchanger plays an important role when it comes to delivering reliable heat. This crucial component extracts heat from passing exhaust gases and transfers that heat to the indoor air passing over it. It’s not unusual for heat exchangers to develop the following issues at some point in their working lifespan. Rust and Corrosion Heat exchangers are particularly vulnerable to rust damage and corrosion, usually from exposure to excess moisture. In many cases, corrosion can form when […]
November 14, 2017

Tips to Heat Cold Rooms

If there’s one truism about the colder months of the year, it’s that we all have a tendency to immediately reach for the thermostat when the temperature drops. This can be a costly choice, however, so it’s best if you can come up with alternative solutions that will allow you to heat cold rooms without spending a ton of money. Below, we’ll show you some tips on improving your heating system’s efficiency, along with a few alternative heating solutions. Schedule […]
January 12, 2017

How Dangerous is a Space Heater in Your Home?

Although we’re blessed with mild winters in the Peachtree City area, there are still times when the weather turns uncomfortably chilly. When it does, a space heater might seem like the perfect way to supplement your central heating, but there are more cons than pros to these devices. Wasted Energy and Fire Risks A portable space heater is a convenient way to get some extra warmth in a small room, such as the bathroom, but it’s one of the least […]