Categories for Heating Services

Six Tips for Keeping Your Heating Bill Low This Winter

November 6, 2019

The average residential household will see a significant increase in their heating bills during the winter months, which makes sense. Winter is, after all, the coldest time of the year, so you’ll have to run the heater more often to stay comfortable. The good news is that there are steps you can take to save money on heating costs, including calling for HVAC winter maintenance in Chalmette, LA. Below are six tips to help you boost the efficiency of your heater, reduce energy loss and lower your overall heating costs this winter: Seal air leaks: Air leaks are a common... View Article

How to Troubleshoot Common Furnace Problems

October 9, 2019

Though today’s models are built to last for about 15 years or so, furnaces often run into problems that necessitate some kind of repair, often because the unit is blowing out cold air. Before you pick up the phone and call an HVAC technician, we recommend trying to troubleshoot the problem yourself. Continue reading to learn a little bit more about furnace troubleshooting in Chalmette, LA: Check the thermostat: This one may sound obvious, but make sure that your thermostat is set to AUTO instead of ON. If your thermostat is set to ON, the furnace blower will continue to... View Article

Four Common Furnace Issues You Should Never Ignore

January 23, 2019

Modern-day home heating systems are typically quiet when they kick on. The most you may hear is the air intake powering up, although the volume level depends on where the intake is installed in your home. One day you might hear your furnace making a strange noise, or the unit may start blowing cool air. Of course, furnace trouble is more likely to occur in the winter months than in any other time of the year. Go ahead and take a look at the outside of the unit, but it’s best to not attempt repairing it yourself. If you have... View Article

Five Common Wintertime HVAC Problems and When to Schedule Heating Repairs in Chalmette, LA

January 9, 2019

It’s cold outside, so naturally you want to be warm inside your home, but steps need to be taken to ensure your heating system works whenever you turn it on. Below are five common HVAC problems to be on the lookout for this winter. Keep these in mind and you will have a better chance at avoiding costly heating repairs in Chalmette, LA: Uneven room temperature: Winter brings cold days and colder nights. To combat indoor temperature discomfort, you turn on your home’s heating system. Every room in your house should be receiving proper airflow and feel basically the same... View Article

Is Your Furnace Motor Overheating or Malfunctioning?

December 21, 2018

If you keep up with regular maintenance, furnace repair in Chalmette, LA should be an uncommon event. However, it does not mean your system will last its nearly 20 years of life expectancy entirely quirk-free—there are repair issues that can arise, and some of them may be serious enough to warrant furnace replacement. One of these is furnace motor malfunctions, including overheating. Here are four signs that your furnace may have this problem: Odors: Many homeowners find their furnace starts to emit a hot or burning smell through the home. If you notice this after your furnace has been running... View Article

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