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December 11, 2014

A Malfunctioning Heating System Needs Troubleshooting — Here’s Help

Is something wrong with your heating system? While we always recommend consulting with an expert for the best advice, there are some things you can do when troubleshooting heating issues. Start with these simple tasks, and see if you can isolate the problem. Check the Thermostat Make sure your thermostat is on the proper setting and that the heating option is turned on. Once you’ve verified the settings are where they should be, check the circuit breaker to make sure the power […]
December 9, 2014

Duct Noises Are More Than Just Annoying — They’re Telling You Something

Duct noises can make it seem like your entire heating and cooling system is an echo chamber. Fabricated of thin sheet metal in long rectangular shapes, residential ductwork can amplify and transmit duct noises throughout the entire home. From the moving parts in your furnace or A/C to the effects of temperature changes inside the ducts themselves, you may hear any number of duct noises emitted by the supply and return vents. Here’s what some of these duct noises may […]
December 4, 2014

Do You Know The Benefits of a Condensing Furnace?

When looking for a furnace for your home, there are two main types to consider. One is the conventional furnace, and the other is the condensing furnace. The condensing furnace features a number of perks that give it a definite advantage when heating your home. Condensing furnaces have efficiency ratings ranging from 90 to 98 percent AFUE. This level of efficiency in a furnace means that less fuel is needed annually, which can save you more money. It also means that the furnace itself will spend […]
December 2, 2014

Fight Dry Air With a Whole-House Humidifier

While autumn is just starting here in Peachtree City, the holidays will soon evaporate into colder, winter weather. As such, there will be a lot of discussions regarding the efficiency of various heating methods to keep us warm. Whether it be electric, gas, wood or coal, all homes face the same set of issues — dry indoor air. Is this a big deal? If so, what can be done about it? Overly dry air can cause some health issues, such as inflammation of the mucous […]