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Repair vs Replace Furnace

common furnace questionsRepair vs replace furnace is a commonly asked question. The list of questions of whether or not you need to get your home furnace fixed by an HVAC Pro could unluckily be a concise one for homeowners, especially if you are in the midst of winter’s cold spell. And while a furnace repair may be inevitable, most homeowners are not thrilled to face the reality of having to spend more money on buying a furnace, mainly when the holidays are just around the corner or when a lot of industries are in the slow season.

The good news is that puddle of water around the furnace does not always necessitate installing a new gas furnace. Sometimes all you need are minor repairs that can help your furnace get back on track and withstand the cold winter and hopefully a few more winters before it finally kicks the bucket. … continue reading

Prevent an Air Conditioning Breakdown

Now  that the spring is here and summer is on its way, it’s time to inspect the air conditioner.  If you want to prevent an air conditioning breakdown, then you need to ensure that the AC filters, coils and fins are properly serviced.  If not, you risk unnecessary breakdowns and high utility costs.

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According to the U.S. Department of Energy, regularly replacing your AC filters is the easiest and most critical task for preventing an air conditioning breakdown. Dirty air filters prevent normal airflow and significantly reduce its efficiency. Moreover, a clogged air filter allows unfiltered air carrying dirt to enter the evaporator coil, which impacts the coils’s ability to absorb heat.

A dirty filter can cause your AC to overheat, forcing it to work harder than it should. In addition, it can also lead to contaminated indoor air quality.

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