Furnaces

Don’t get stuck out in the cold! Here’s the information you need to install and repair your furnace.

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    Do It Yourself Furnace Maintenance Will Save A Repair Bill

    Save money and increase your heating system's efficiency and comfort by following these simple steps to keep your furnace in tip-top condition.

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    How to Adjust a Mechanical Thermostat

    Fine-tuning tips for better furnace performance.


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    What You Need to Know About Underground Oil Tanks

    Underground oil tanks are hidden hazards that could end up costing a homeowner big-time. The more you know up front,...


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    Electric Baseboard Heater Buying Guide

    Want to upgrade your noisy, under-powered electric heater? Discover what electric baseboard heaters have to offer, and whether they're right...

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    How Does a Gas Furnace Work?

    If you need to purchase a gas-burning forced-air furnace but aren't sure how they work, here's what you need to...


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    Hydronic Baseboard Heater Buying Guide

    Do you like the idea of baseboard heaters, but prefer something more energy efficient? Hydronic baseboard heaters might be for...

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    Complete Guide to a Wall Furnace

    Looking for a simple, reliable, space-saving heat source? Consider a wall furnace. Get to know them and decide if one...


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    Choosing Your Best Home Heating System

    Find the best heating system for your home by learning what's available and how they compare.


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    Things I Wish I Knew Before Replacing My Furnace

    No one wants to replace a furnace. Before it's that time, learn from someone else's experience and possibly save money...


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    Oil Furnace Buying Guide

    Are you considering purchasing an oil furnace? Let us help you make an informed decision.

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    Gas Furnace Buying Guide

    Are you considering buying a gas furnace? We can help you make an informed decision.


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    What Are Furnace Energy Efficiency Ratings?

    Here's an overview of what a furnace efficiency rating is, why it matters, and how you can check yours.


    Parts of Your Home Prone to the Most Winter Weather Damage

    Knowing where your home is most vulnerable and taking precautions can save you thousands of dollars in repairs next spring.


    Electric Furnace Buying Guide

    In the market for a new heating system? When you consider all of your options, here's what you need to...


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    What You Need to Know About Installing a Furnace in Your Attic

    If you're looking to increase livable space in your home, consider moving the furnace into the attic. This installation is...

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    How to Change a Furnace Filter

    Check your filter monthly and change it if needed.


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    This Simple Product Makes Your Furnace Filter Smarter

    The best thing you can do to avoid furnace problems is to change your furnace filter, but that can be...


    13 Silent Signs Your Furnace is Failing

    If your furnace is beginning to show signs that it's struggling to keep up with maintaining a comfortable temperature, you'd...


    How to Choose the Best Wifi Thermostat

    Is a Wi-Fi enabled thermostat right for you?


    Furnace Humidifier not Working? Replace it

    Replacing old furnace humidifiers with energy efficient ones is better than repairing them


    Furnace Cost Considerations You Need to Know!

    Our experts will give you advice to help you decide when you need to replace your furnace as well as...


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    Fall Furnace Maintenance Guide

    Simple maintenance pays big dividends for comfort, efficiency and safety.


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    3 Easy Furnace Repairs

    … And 2 repairs to avoid

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    Weird Furnace Smells? This Could be Why!

    Here's how to determine if it a minor or major problem.


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    10 Vital Home Maintenance Tasks You’ll Regret If You Forget

    You probably already have a home maintenance checklist: Replace the furnace filter each season, shut off water spigots before winter,...


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    The Best Furnace Filters to Buy

    Find the best balance of airflow and efficient filtration


    Allergies: Filtering Out Pollen With Furnace Filters

    Let fresh air in, keep dust and pollen out


    How to Heat a Garage

    Choose a forced-air garage heater or a low-intensity infrared heater to make your garage warm and comfortable.


    The Easiest Way to Replace a Furnace Filter

    Furnace filters are often hard to get hold of. Before installing them, I make a “grip tab”