image of a furnace that has rust

While rust is especially prevalent in humid climates, the mere act of using your furnace creates temperature imbalances. These imbalances can actually manufacture some of the moisture that will eventually cut down even the most reliable and well-built heating systems. In this article, we discuss some of the common causes of this problem.

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image of a carbon monoxide molecule

Your heating system creates carbon monoxide as a byproduct of combustion. A properly working heater is supposed to vent this dangerous gas outdoors to prevent exposure. Fortunately, you can help prevent this toxic gas from being a threat to you and your family. This article discusses the best ways to stay safe.

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image of a housefire started by heating equipment

When temperatures plunge, we rely on our heaters to keep us warm and comfortable during the coldest months. However, heating equipment is among the top causes of residential fires. Don’t let your home become part of the statistics. In this article, we share some safety tips that all homeowners should be aware of when heating their homes.

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boiler

A boiler expansion tank is a small tank that sits atop the main water tank of your water boiler to provide room for water to escape when the heated water expands. They are particularly helpful in eliminating some causes of water hammer. Read on to find out more about boiler expansion tanks.

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programmable thermostat in a residential home

HVAC equipment relies on a thermostat to produce an accurate reading of the ambient temperature. HVAC professionals recommend the use of a programmable thermostat because of the convenience it offers. But what is it exactly and how does a programmable thermostat work? In this article, we discuss some useful information on programmable thermostats.

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Smiling Woman Adjusting Thermostat On Home Heating System

Keeping your home comfortable during the winter months is vital. The ideal way to make this possible is to decide on the best temperature. There are many factors to consider for the best results. In this article, we discuss several considerations to help you find the ideal temperature setting for your home during the winter.

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feeling chilly due to malfunctioning furnace

The heating system should produce a balanced temperature from one room to another. If you notice that you have uneven heating in your house, this can lead to discomfort and costly home heating costs. This article discusses eight reasons why some of the rooms in your house may be heating unevenly.

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furnace that is leaking water

One issue common with furnaces is when it starts to leak water. Naturally, a gas furnace leaking water will cause some inconvenience and discomfort on your part, considering that the leak could be something serious. This article discusses the possible causes of a leaking furnace and what you can do about it.

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rodent in hvac ductwork

Sometimes rodents or other animals find their way into your HVAC ductwork, causing a slew of problems for the homeowners. The worst of it is when they die and you have a dead animal in the air duct. This article shares some tips on what to do if a rodent dies in your ductwork.

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image of hvac ductwork

Household heating and cooling is made possible by a complex system: an indoor unit, an outdoor unit, and a network of ducts. When a problem arises, it is common to suspect faulty equipment. However, the problem may actually be coming from the ductwork. In this article, we discuss some common signs of leaky HVAC ductwork.

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