Archives for Metro East furnace repair

Gas vs. Electric: A Heating Throwdown!

It’s the battle of the century! Electric or Gas that is the question! As we all know, furnaces are designed to provide comfort to your home for an extended time. While the life of a furnace is significant, there always comes a time when it’s out with the old and in with the new! When it comes time to replace your furnace it’s important to know the pros and cons when making the decision for electric vs. gas: Electric: Pros: (1) There’s no need for the use of natural gas; (2) Electric furnaces are capable of being all that  you
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5 Mistakes You Are Making This Heating Season

We’re all human, so naturally making mistakes is bound to happen!  With all mistakes,  it’s always a good idea to figure out what is being done incorrectly in order to correct it.  Did you know there are mistakes you can be making for a task as simple as heating your home?? We’ve compiled a list of 5 mistakes not to make when heating your home: Failing to use a programmable thermostat: are you setting the temperature of your home at a constant temperature for all hours of the day/night? MISTAKE! You could be missing out on the potential to cut your energy savings by 5-15% by using
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6 Signs An HVAC System Should Be On Your Wish List This Christmas

So, you’ve gone through the Christmas stages…started listening to Christmas music, thought about your baking schedule, and created your Christmas list, but have you asked yourself if an HVAC system should make an appearance on that list?  The big question is always whether to repair or to replace! Here are 6 signs that your HVAC system is nearing the end of the repair phase, entering into the replace phase, and should make its way onto your Christmas wish list: Your System Is Over A Decade Old: If properly maintained, an average system lasts 10-15 years.  If you’re on the fence
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